Fall is upon us, which means that it’s time to start planning for your annual HVAC maintenance. This will ensure that your heating system is ready for a winter of efficient, effective, and safe operation. The real question is whether you should handle this service as a one-off or if you should set up a […]
With so many choices of air filters on the market today, it really takes some homework to choose the right one specific to your HVAC system. Additionally, you may want a filter that enhances indoor air quality (IAQ) for a more healthful and comfortable home. Use this guide to discover air filter qualities that will […]
With the fall season upon the Dayton area, take advantage of the milder temperatures to prepare your HVAC system for the heating months. You’ll save energy and make your home safer and more comfortable. Use these five tips for fall HVAC maintenance as your guide.
How often do you see your HVAC specialist for furnace services? If it’s less than once a year, you’re missing out on the great benefits that come with an annual tuneup. A little standard maintenance before winter hits can save you major expenses down the road.
Like your refrigerator, heat pumps are electrically powered appliances that place refrigerant through alternating low and high pressure changes to move heat energy. Using this technique to naturally move heat to condition homes is very efficient. Read on to learn how a heat pump works and to see if it fits your home comfort needs.
Dayton has worse than average pollen levels and a higher number of patients using medication to make it through allergy season. The high concentration of plants and trees that makes Dayton a picturesque place to live can also make it uncomfortable for those susceptible to sinus headaches, coughing, and congestion that can accompany them. Make […]
Your air conditioning system has worked hard all summer. The components that affect indoor air quality (IAQ), comfort, and energy efficiency are sure to need cleaning, replacing, or sealing. Here are three ways and areas to check to prepare your air conditioner for the upcoming fall and winter seasons.
After spending possibly years preparing to buy your first home, you want to make sure that every component of the building is in good shape. As you inspect the structure, pay particular attention to the HVAC system. Problems with heating or cooling equipment could unexpectedly add hundreds or even thousands of dollars to your expenses […]
An air conditioning maintenance task you don’t want to ignore is regularly checking and cleaning the A/C condensate drain. This task is within the competence of most homeowners, though it also should be a routine part of annual professional A/C maintenance. If the drain is allowed to become clogged with algae or other materials, or the condensate […]
When it’s time to replace your home’s cooling or heating system, you want to be confident you’re making the right choice. Choosing products that qualify for the Energy Star logo is a good way to start. The federal Energy Star program certifies that products are energy efficient without sacrificing quality. Eligible products include heating, cooling and ventilation systems […]