When the cold winter weather rolls in, you can rest easy knowing your furnace will keep your home comfortable regardless of the temperatures outside. But have you ever stopped to think about the impact that this weather has on your furnace? Let’s explore how winter weather affects furnace performance.
Fireplace safety becomes an issue at this time every year. A home fireplace provides warmth as well as indoor charm and ambiance. However, statistics reveal that more than 25,000 house fires every year are related to fireplace usage.
It can be costly and inconvenient to repair or replace your HVAC system when it breaks. Warranties and standard property insurance usually provide limited coverage. Because of the importance and cost of your heating and cooling equipment, you can consider getting some HVAC insurance to cover it properly and give you peace of mind. Let’s […]
Indoor air quality is of utmost importance — particularly for allergy and asthma sufferers. Your HVAC system filters out some contaminants, but if you really want clean air, you need an air purifier. How do they work? What do they do? Here’s a look at air purifier science.
As unbelievable as it may sound, it’s actually possible for your Dayton home to overheat when your heating system is running. Read on to find out what may result when you experience too much heat indoors in the winter — and what you should do about it.
Cold weather is just around the corner in our region, so it’s important to take action now and ensure that your heating equipment can withstand winter’s blasts. One of the best ways to get yourself organized is to make a furnace checklist. Then contact your HVAC technician and schedule an inspection. You can go over […]
A smart or Wi-Fi thermostat is a great way to improve home comfort and save energy. However, in order to operate it properly, you need the right app. Which HVAC apps are the best and what can they do? It depends on which thermostat you have. Here are some of the brands with the best […]
One of the key indicators of your HVAC system working at its peak is if it’s striking the right temperature balance between the outdoor and indoor air. In the winter, the balance is achieved if your heating system maintains the temperature inside your house at several degrees higher than the temperature outside.
Suppose your home is cozy comfortable in heating mode and then an unseasonable warm spell strikes. Now what? You’re probably running the furnace on wintertime, programmed thermostat settings. Also, the house is likely closed up and not letting in much cooling outdoor air. An unseasonable warm spell can mean days of discomfort until temperatures revert […]