Homeowners Beware: HVAC Industry Changes for 2018

The new year is almost here, and with it comes change. Hopefully positive changes to our lives and our surroundings, but also changes to laws and regulations that affect us, including HVAC industry changes. Here are some new and updated HVAC regulations that will be important for homeowners in … [Read more...]

What to do About HVAC Coil Corrosion 

You may have heard of your HVAC coils, but perhaps you're not sure what they do. For the most part, you probably will never need to know all that much about them, particularly if you have regular maintenance to your air conditioner and heating system. Your HVAC tech will look at your coils, and … [Read more...]

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...]

Your A/C and Natural Disaster Preparation

With the internet making us more aware of events worldwide, it seems natural disasters are happening all the time, everywhere. The truth of the matter is, these catastrophic events are still somewhat rare, and it does not necessarily follow that every city and town will eventually be impacted. What … [Read more...]

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 and Apartment Maintenance

If you live in an apartment you probably know it is sometimes not clear who's responsible for certain tasks, including HVAC maintenance. It's always good to have things pertaining to apartment maintenance spelled out in the lease, but sometimes there are gray areas that may be open for discussion … [Read more...]

Look For These Main Qualities in an HVAC Technician

Aside from the house itself and perhaps your automobiles, the HVAC system that keeps your home comfortable year round is your biggest investment. This is the number one reason why choosing a trustworthy and competent HVAC technician is essential for anything from preventative maintenance to minor … [Read more...]

How Can You Prepare Your Home’s HVAC for Your Summer Vacation?

Getting away for summer vacation is a great way to unwind, but sometimes the preparations can be as stressful as the work and obligations we're hoping to leave behind. Here's some helpful information on how to prepare your home for your departure, with special focus on the HVAC system. HVAC … [Read more...]

Maintaining Your Furnace in the Summer

As a homeowner, it's a safe bet that you're always looking for ways to protect your home. While it may seem a little strange to focus on your furnace during the summer, it's the best time to do it. We'll get you started by providing you with a few quick tasks to put on your to-do list: Perform … [Read more...]

Preventive Maintenance: It Pays to Invest in It

It's easy to take your HVAC system for granted. You program your thermostat to comfortable temperatures that won't drain your energy budget, and everybody's happy. On the other hand, when something does go wrong with your furnace or A/C, wouldn't you like to have the number to a trusted HVAC … [Read more...]