Committing to a maintenance agreement with a trusted HVAC contractor offers tangible financial and personal benefits. The goal of maintenance is to keep the equipment operating as closely to the manufacturer’s specifications, which increases its lifetime and lowers energy consumption.
It’s not always easy to assess how qualified the technicians you hire are. And when it comes to your HVAC system, you realize that whether it’s repairs or installations, a rather substantial expense might be involved. So how do you tell if the HVAC technician that comes to your home has all the right stuff? […]
If you’re still using an old-school manual thermostat to control temperatures in your Dayton-Springfield area home, there’s plenty of upside in moving up to a programmable thermostat. There’s still more room for improving comfort and energy efficiency by installing a programmable thermostat with Wi-Fi capabilities.
These four myths are the most commonly believed that, in reality, can cost a good deal in energy dollars and comfort.
Exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) gas is potentially deadly, but because this gas is odorless and colorless, you need a carbon monoxide detector to know it’s there. Just putting up a detector somewhere isn’t enough, though. These devices must be correctly installed to protect you year round, particularly in the chilly Dayton winters when you’re […]
Your family’s home comfort needs should always be of utmost concern, and that’s precisely where looking for a reputable HVAC contractor comes into play. That’s why we’re here to provide you with the questions to ask potential contractors that will help you weed out the less qualified ones.
Your heating system has a tough job. The job gets even tougher if your home, like many, is poorly armed against winter’s chill. This increases the load on the system and can lead to worn parts, higher energy bills and decreased home comfort. By lowering the heating load, your furnace and your whole household benefits. […]
Your air conditioner is built to help remove excess humidity in the air as it cools. Sometimes, a malfunction can occur and you may notice that conditions in the home are more humid than usual. If you open up the A/C cabinet and find telltale signs of excessive condensation, it’s probably time to call for […]