What Factors to Consider When Determining Your Brownsburg Home’s HVAC Needs

Determining Your Brownsburg Home's HVAC Needs

A home’s heating and cooling load refers to the amount of BTUs of heat that must be added to the house by the furnace or extracted from the house by the air conditioner to maintain a consistent level of comfort. Because every house is different when it comes to thermal characteristics, accurately … [Read more...]

Fall Parties: HVAC Considerations for Hosts

Ah, fall! It's the time when the heat and humidity of summer should abate and be replaced by crisp, cool breezes and a freshening of the air. It's also a time when many homeowners plan fall parties, be it informal football-watching gatherings or some Halloween fun for the kids. Whatever type of fall … [Read more...]

Now is the Time to Winterize Your HVAC System in Indiana

Now is the Time to Winterize Your HVAC System in Indiana

Taking care of the HVAC system in your Indiana home is something every homeowner must do year-round. As the weather will soon change thanks to the upcoming colder months of the year, winterizing your HVAC system as soon as possible is of utmost importance. Here are a few tips to start the … [Read more...]

Home Insurance and Your HVAC: What Does it Cover?

Home Insurance and Your HVAC: What Does it Cover?

You pay premiums on a homeowners' insurance policy every year, but the details of exactly what's covered can be confusing. For instance, if your HVAC equipment gets damaged, fails or need a repair, is it covered by your home insurance? To provide some clarity, here's a basic overview of HVAC issues … [Read more...]

Indicators Your Should Upgrade Your HVAC System

Indicators Your Should Upgrade Your HVAC System

Any longtime homeowner has had to decide when it's time to upgrade the HVAC in their home, sometimes more than once. It's not an easy decision considering the high cost of modern heating and cooling systems and the important role they play in a home. Following are some basic guidelines on when's the … [Read more...]

Home Buying: Have an HVAC Inspection by a Pro

Home Buying: Have an HVAC Inspection by a Pro

An HVAC inspection goes well beyond the typical pre-sale evaluation performed by a home inspector. Before making a buying decision about a residence, it makes sense to give particular attention to the status of certain critical systems. In most homes, the cooling and heating system accounts for … [Read more...]

Bring Your Home Into the 21st Century

Bring Your Home Into the 21st Century

One of the best things you can do in your home is to ensure all its systems — HVAC, plumbing and electrical — are continuously upgraded. Whether you intend to stay in your home for your entire life, or you plan to sell it, performing home upgrades designed for the 21st century is a winning strategy. … [Read more...]

HVAC Cleaning and Your Home

HVAC Cleaning and Your Home

During the hottest days of an Indianapolis summer, life can get uncomfortable without air conditioning. To make sure you don't find yourself in that situation, make time for a little basic HVAC cleaning to keep your cooling system reliable. Tidy up Outdoors Even if it's covered, your outdoor … [Read more...]

Don’t Make These Common Mistakes When Buying HVAC Equipment

Don't Make These Common Mistakes When Buying HVAC Equipment

Replacing your old HVAC system with a new model can be daunting. You want to get the best equipment for the least amount of money you can manage, which of course can be challenging. How do you know what the best equipment is? Is it determined by price? Efficiency rating? Bells and … [Read more...]

Household Objects That Affect Your Energy Bills

Household Objects That Affect Your Energy Bills

Lowering energy bills doesn’t have to mean sacrificing indoor comfort or scaling back home activities. Sometimes energy consumption sneaks up slowly because the appliances that you rely on start to wear out. These appliances can start using more energy before breaking down … [Read more...]