When my husband and I moved into our current home about 10 years ago, we didn’t immediately make any updates to the property. Instead, we began saving money for a home addition that we wanted to complete. Unfortunately, while we were saving money to build onto our home, our air conditioning unit began malfunctioning. Of course, this situation occurred during the hottest time of the year. So, we scheduled an appointment with an HVAC contractor. During our consultation, our experienced contractor told us several things we could do to improve the efficiency of our unit. He even mentioned the necessity of having an annual inspection. On this blog, you will discover what questions to ask your HVAC contractor during a consultation.
A furnace is a common type of heating unit that can be ideal for homes that are located in areas with especially harsh winters. These devices are able to efficiently produce large amounts of heat; however, there are homeowners that simply lack a thorough understanding about these systems. If you are wanting to improve your ability to make smart and informed choices about your heating system, there are some key pieces of information that you should have: [Read More]
Much of the country is still in need of added heat to combat winter temperatures, but as spring approaches, it's time to start looking at ways to safely wind up heater season and transition into air conditioning season. Depending on how your system is set up, this could be one smooth process, or it could require two separate attempts. The purpose is to ensure the heater stays in good shape as the weather gets warmer and you use the heater less, while also preparing the air conditioner to start working for the next few months. [Read More]