Posts Tagged ‘HVAC’

HVAC FAQ: How Does a Furnace Work?

Monday, November 13th, 2017

heating-open-cabinetFor the most part, the average homeowner doesn’t need to know too much about the way an HVAC system (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system) works. Unless you’re changing the air filter or the batteries in your thermostat, heating system service is something that should always be left to a professional technician with the proper training and skill set.

However, many homeowners can benefit quite a bit from knowing the basics about their home furnaces. This can help you keep your home safe and operate your heating system efficiently. We’re here to help, so today we’re offering a basic overview of your home furnace. Please do not hesitate to call with any questions you may have! (more…)

Is Your Heating System Safe to Use?

Monday, October 30th, 2017

heating-inspectionHopefully, none of the appliances in your home right now truly worry you (and if they do, it’s likely time for an upgrade). Still, some of the appliances you use every day may seem safer than others. Equipment that produces or generates heat, like your home’s clothes dryer and your heating system, is thought to be less safe than, say, the refrigerator.

While it’s not something that’s always on your mind (we hope), you may still have some questions about the fuel-burning HVAC appliance you use the most often throughout the coldest months. Is your heating system really safe to use right now? (more…)

Picking the Right HVAC Contractor for Your Heating

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

heating-inspectionWe know that many people have had bad experiences with contractors and service technicians in the past. Sometimes, the contractor doesn’t have the experience necessary to properly diagnose and repair a problem. Or, you might have called a technician who did not treat your home or your heating system with respect. However, this is not a reflection of the entire home services industry.

We want to help you ensure that you never have a negative experience with a heating contractor, as your health, safety, and comfort depends on it. The right company will do whatever they can to see that you have a positive experience, and that if you do experience problems, they are corrected right away. Today, we provide some guidelines on what to look for when you’re choosing a new HVAC contractor (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) so that you feel confident in your comfort. (more…)

When Should You Inspect a Heating System?

Monday, September 18th, 2017

heating-inspectionMany of us never call in a technician who specializes in heating and air conditioning unless something is seriously wrong. And when that happens, we cross our fingers and hope that the problem will be a simple repair. But when it comes to your heating system, it’s simply not worth taking these chances.

Today’s heating systems are safer than ever, but that doesn’t mean you should skip out on an annual inspection. Don’t miss the opportunity to get your heating system inspected and fine-tuned to avoid serious heater repairs. We’re here to offer some advice and make sure you make the right decision for your home, health, and finances. (more…)