How to Make Your Home a Green Home

Homeowners are becoming more aware of their energy usage and how it affects the environment, and that’s definitely a good thing. If your goal is to pitch in and have a green home, you should definitely consider these four popular strategies: Consider the Use of...

A/C Dangers: The Dos and Don’ts

The air conditioner and the rest of your HVAC system are designed to stand up to heavy use. Treat it right, and it should give you years of good service. However, there are some dos and don’ts to know when it comes to operating and maintaining your HVAC system....

HVAC for Dummies: Manual J Load Calculation Explained

Selecting a new HVAC system almost always requires a Manual J load calculation to find the best fit for your home. Manual J takes into account the factors that influence how much cooling and heating your home needs on the hottest and coldest days of the year. What’s...

HVAC Benefits We Have

Millions of households across the country are already using their air conditioners to help stave off the unbearable heat that occurs during the summer season. But, staying cool is only one of several HVAC benefits that modern equipment provides. To help you understand...

Why DIY Drain Cleaning is a Bad Idea

What’s the first thing you do when your pipes are clogged? Reach for the chemical drain cleaners? Maybe you like the quick results you get. But using chemicals in your drains is a really bad idea. So read on, and we’ll tell you why DIY drain cleaning in...

Rusty Air Conditioner? What It Means

If a rusty air conditioner is becoming an eyesore outside your house, should you be concerned? The outside component of your central air conditioner is exposed to the elements 24/7/365. One ultimate consequence of this is possible appearance of rust on the outdoor...

Pros and Cons of Climate Control in Your Shed

Homeowners are buying sheds for many different reasons. Some want them for added storage space; others want a place to do projects. As the quality of sheds has improved, some homeowners are even using them as small rooms for entertaining, as a get-away from the...

Balanced Ventilation: What is It?

Your home’s ventilation is just as important as its heating and cooling. It helps get rid of allergens and other pollutants, allowing you to breathe easier. If you want to improve your indoor air quality even more, you might consider a balanced ventilation...

3 Signs of a Clogged A/C Drain Line

You may not immediately realize it when you have a clogged A/C drain pipe. Soon enough, however, the fact will be impossible to ignore. A central air conditioner condenses lots of water from the air inside your house. On a humid Indiana summer day, the evaporator coil...

Causes of Poor Airflow

Poor HVAC airflow impacts nearly all aspects of home cooling and heating. It causes symptoms such as inconsistent temperature control, poor air quality, high operating costs and overall disappointing indoor comfort. Proper airflow is among the most important...