Limiting the Effect of Animal Damage on Your HVAC

Limiting the Effect of Animal Damage on Your HVAC

When a wild animal decides your HVAC system looks like the perfect refuge from the snow and driving winds of the Indianapolis winter, expensive animal damage is often the result. With a few preventive measures, you can protect your system and local wildlife. Block Entry Points Mice, squirrels, … [Read more...]

What HVAC Brand Should You Buy?

What HVAC Brand Should You Buy?

The reliability and efficiency of your HVAC system affects your comfort level and your energy bills. If your heating and cooling equipment is getting on in age and you're wisely looking into your replacement options, you'll want to compare different HVAC brands. Learning about some of the best … [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...]

Here’s What You Should Know About the Energy Star Guidelines

Here's What You Should Know About the Energy Star Guidelines

The Energy Star program provides a quick and easy way to distinguish between products when its energy efficiency is one of your criteria for buying something. The iconic blue star on the packaging or the product itself tells you that it uses less electricity or fuel than others similar to it without … [Read more...]

Repair vs. Replace: Consider These Things

Repair vs. Replace: Consider These Things

Just like any mechanical device or equipment, HVAC systems will only operate for so long before they need to be replaced. Determining that time, however, isn't so simple. If you're replacing a heating or cooling system when it still has a lot of mileage left in its tank, you're leaving money on the … [Read more...]

Looking for a New Air Conditioner? Use These Tips

Looking for a New Air Conditioner? Use These Tips

Purchasing a new air conditioner is a big step towards a more comfortable home. If you shop wisely, it is also a step towards greater energy savings. Here are several factors to consider when buying a new air conditioner. Efficiency High efficiency air conditioners manufactured today use at … [Read more...]

When the Heat Pump Acts Up, Have a Clue What to Do

When the Heat Pump Acts Up, Have a Clue What to Do

The last thing you want this summer is a heat pump that won't properly cool your home or won't work at all. A properly operating heat pump should keep your Indianapolis area home feeling cool and comfortable throughout the hot Indianapolis summer. If yours is acting up, here are some easy … [Read more...]

A/C Problems? Try These Troubleshooting Tips First

A/C Problems? Try These Troubleshooting Tips First

Air conditioners are essential equipment during our hot and humid Indianapolis summers, so when things go wrong, it can make life extremely uncomfortable. Check out these A/C troubleshooting tips before you call in the professionals. … [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...]