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.
Getting optimal performance out of your heating system will require you to be more proactive than you may have originally expected when you bought a home. However, this will be essential for keeping your home both safe and warm.
Search for Drafts
Drafts can be one of the main causes of the home being cooler than desired. However, homeowners will often fail to search for the drafts that are in their homes. [Read More]
When you need your furnace repaired, you want to know that it will be done in a timely manner. There are steps you should take to ensure that your furnace repair is done according to your expectations. When you follow these steps, your furnace will be running and fully functional again in no time.
Clear the Most Direct Path to the Furnace
If your furnace is in the basement and the back door of your home would be the closest point of entry to reach the furnace, clear a path from the back door to the furnace in the basement. [Read More]