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...]

How Fallen Leaves Affect Your HVAC System

How Fallen Leaves Affect Your HVAC System

Autumn can bring gorgeous colors to our trees here in Indiana, but fallen leaves can also create some problems for homeowners. Like other kinds of yard debris, leaves pose a hazard to your HVAC equipment. Here are the most common issues and how to prevent them: Problems Fallen Leaves Can … [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...]

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...]

Yard Work Affecting Your HVAC System?

Why is Your AC Unit Tripping the Breaker?

Keeping your yard tidy takes a lot of work, but that yard work could be getting in the way of your air conditioner’s performance. Lawn mowing, tree trimming and other common lawn and yard care tasks can leave behind grass clippings, leaves and even pollen. Yard debris that’s in close proximity to … [Read more...]

Modulating Furnaces: Benefits for Your Home

Modulating Furnaces: Benefits for Your Home

If you're in the market for a new heating system, your best bet, if you can afford it, is a high-efficiency modulating furnace. These models consume fuel and electricity much more efficiently than their standard-efficiency single-stage brethren, and provide better comfort as well. Find out why … [Read more...]

These Little Changes Could Mean Big Energy Bill Savings

These Little Changes Could Mean Big Energy Bill Savings

Saving money on your monthly energy bills can seem like a daunting task to any homeowner, but it doesn't have to be that way. By making small changes to the way you do things, you'll be able to see your costs drop immediately. Here are a few tips for you to follow: Turn Up the Thermostat You … [Read more...]