How Can You Protect Your AC When a Heat Wave Hits?

In recent years, severe heat waves have affected more than two-thirds of the lower 48 states. They aren’t a pleasant experience for you, and they’re often hard on your air conditioner too. Severe outdoor heat can push AC components to the limit and compromise...

Modern Plumbing: The Key to a Smooth AC System

Your air conditioner helps get rid of excess moisture in your home’s air. You may have thought that this moisture, in the form of condensation from the evaporator coils, goes out of the house through your home’s modern plumbing system. If you have a newer...

Is Your HVAC Unit Doing Good Things for the Environment?

HVAC systems are generally rated as being environmentally friendly based on their efficiency — that is, how much energy they use. Newer models use much less energy than models from even 10 years ago, with manufacturers always finding ever-new ways to boost efficiency....

Be Prepared for Safety Hazards Created by Your HVAC Unit

The HVAC system in your home is designed for safe, reliable operation. Nevertheless, things can go wrong, especially as the equipment ages or if you fail to get preventative maintenance through the years. The result can be HVAC safety hazards that you should address....