Avoiding a Frozen A/C Unit: Winter Tips

Avoiding a Frozen A/C Unit: Winter Tips

Regardless of the time of year, a frozen A/C unit can be a pain to deal with. During the winter, however, A/C systems are more vulnerable to frost and ice buildup during operation. Frost and ice buildup can lead to a slew of other problems with your A/C system, which is why prevention is usually the … [Read more...]

What Should You Consider When Buying a Portable Air Conditioner?

What Should You Consider When Buying a Portable Air Conditioner?

A portable air conditioner (PAC) offers an ideal way to cool a single room, the flexibility to cool a different room when necessary, and the ability to cool a seldom-used space or one where a window unit isn't feasible. If you're thinking of buying a PAC, here are some factors worth … [Read more...]

Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Air Conditioner

Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Air Conditioner

Buying a new air conditioner should deliver improved efficiency and enhanced indoor comfort. If your existing unit has been on the job for years, you should immediately notice upgrades in cooling performance as well as lower operating costs when the new system is installed. A new central air … [Read more...]

Incorporate the Whole HVAC System into Your Energy-Saving Plan

Incorporate the Whole HVAC System into Your Energy-Saving Plan

Your HVAC system is comprised of many parts and devices that provide heating, ventilation, and cooling for your Indianapolis home. According to the Energy Star program, the HVAC system is responsible for nearly half of the average home's energy use. So, there's plenty of incentive to devise an … [Read more...]

On or Auto: Which is the Better Thermostat Setting for Your Brownsburg Home?

On or Auto: Which is the Better Thermostat Setting for Your Brownsburg Home?

When you're setting your thermostat for the warmer months, there's a specific thermostat setting you should pay attention to. The "on" or "auto" fan setting is one that confuses many people, but choosing the right setting can make a real difference. Curious about what that thermostat setting … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Dealing with Hot and Cold Spots in Your Home

3 Tips for Dealing with Hot and Cold Spots in Your Home

Hot and cold spots can add up to an indoor environment that’s never completely comfortable anywhere. HVAC systems are designed and installed to keep temperatures consistent no matter what room you’re in or how far away it’s located from the central air conditioner or furnace. Once you rule out the … [Read more...]

Why NATE Certification Makes A Difference

Why NATE Certification Makes A Difference

Your HVAC system is responsible for your family's comfort and safety, and is a big investment, so you don't want just anyone looking after it. When it comes time for the installation, maintenance or servicing of your heating and cooling equipment, hiring a contractor with NATE certification is the … [Read more...]

Lost In Translation? Not With These HVAC Terms

Lost In Translation? Not With These HVAC Terms

With the warmer weather of spring and summer just ahead on the calendar, it’s time to start thinking about the cooling aspect of home comfort. Soon you’ll probably start hearing some of those HVAC terms again that you’ve always been a little fuzzy about. So you don’t get lost when the buzz starts … [Read more...]

Five Common Problems That Can Lead To Air Conditioning Failure

Five Common Problems That Can Lead To Air Conditioning Failure

Who wants air conditioning failure in the heat of summer? Not you. Unfortunately, many Indiana homeowners will be dealing with just that, and it always seems to happen on the hottest day of the year. … [Read more...]