3 Signs of a Good Heating Contractor 

3 Signs of a Good Heating Contractor 

Your HVAC system is perhaps the most sophisticated — and expensive — equipment in your home. And though most properly installed systems will last many years, they will sometimes need repairs and maintenance. That's why you need to be sure the cooling and heating contractor you choose is a top … [Read more...]

Check Your Insulation With These Tips 

Check Your Insulation With These Tips 

One of the best ways to boost efficiency in your home is to ensure that you have adequate insulation. Insulation should be of sufficient thickness in strategic sites throughout the home to prevent heat from migrating through the ceiling or walls. Insulation will save money winter and summer on your … [Read more...]

Common Winter HVAC Concerns to Avoid 

Common Winter HVAC Concerns to Avoid 

Temperatures are already chilly in Indianapolis, and we can only expect the weather to get colder and showier as the weeks pass. Outside your home, you've probably already made everything shipshape in preparation for the winter storms by cleaning up debris, trimming back limbs and protecting the … [Read more...]

Heating Alternatives to Save Energy This Month

Heating Alternatives to Save Energy This Month

As a homeowner, it might seem a little daunting when it comes to lowering your energy usage once the weather cools down. But, fear not! We have compiled some great heating alternatives to your standard HVAC system that will not only keep you warm and toasty but will save energy and money on your … [Read more...]

Why You Should Be Thankful for Your HVAC System in November

Why You Should Be Thankful for Your HVAC System in November

With Thanksgiving coming round again, there's no time like the present to thank your lucky stars for the HVAC system that's providing comfort in your home, and doing so safely and efficiently. Yet, your heating and cooling system really can't do a great job of keeping your family comfortable … [Read more...]

How to Fix Cold Spots

How to Fix Cold Spots

Do you need a blanket when you sit down in your favorite chair to watch TV, despite the fact the rest of the house is warm? Maybe your bathroom is too chilly, so that you always have to turn on a space heater to feel comfortable. Those cold spots in your home are not just uncomfortable, they can … [Read more...]

Cold and Flu Season: How it Affects Your HVAC

Cold and Flu Season: How it Affects Your HVAC

Cold and flu season is just around the corner. That means you will want to do everything you can to prevent getting sick. Here are a few ways to do so: Get your flu shot. Avoid contact with sick people. Wash your hands frequently. Don't touching your mucous membranes, where the flu virus … [Read more...]

Painting Safety: Effects on Air Quality

Painting Safety: Effects on Air Quality

The results of a fresh paint job might be enjoyable, but the work itself can pose a danger to your health if you're not careful about your indoor air quality. Understanding paint's effects on air quality will help you protect yourself. Know What's Lurking in Your Paint Paint fumes don't just smell … [Read more...]

What Different Heating System Odors Mean

What Different Heating System Odors Mean

If you detect new or unusual odors near your heating equipment, or wafting from the registers when the blower is running, it's an understandable cause for concern. Here are some common heating system odors and their causes, as well as advice on what to do about the smells: Sulfur or Rotten Egg … [Read more...]

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...]