Your A/C and Natural Disaster Preparation

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?

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

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

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?

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

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

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...]

Maintenance Items to Consider Before Your Winter Vacation

Maintenance Items to Consider Before Your Winter Vacation

If you're taking a vacation this winter, you want to relax and not worry about any problems back here at home. When you're making a list of must-do items to take care of before you leave, be sure to add the following vacation maintenance tasks that can help you save energy and avert possible damage … [Read more...]

Ventilation And Insulation: Prescription For An Attic That’s Spiking A Temp

Ventilation And Insulation: Prescription For An Attic That's Spiking A Temp

If your home seems too hot and your energy bill seems too high, you may be surprised to learn that your attic may be to blame. An overly hot attic that is spiking a temperature is a sickness that can spread throughout your entire house. Taking measures to ensure proper attic ventilation and … [Read more...]

Preventing Moisture Damage When Your Cooling System’s On All The Time

Preventing Moisture Damage When Your Cooling System's On All The Time

Because air conditioning units don't contain water, moisture damage may not be the first risk we think of when considering our A/C. That risk does exist, however, and if the system is on all or much of the time – such as between May and September in Indiana – the possibility for moisture damage … [Read more...]