Heating And Cooling Blog
Dust and IAQ: Do They Affect Each Other?
Most of us think of our homes as safe refuges for clean air when compared to outside air, with its dust, allergens, and chemical vapors. But the fact is, new-home construction is much tighter than it used to be, and that means the air inside the home is staler than in the days when homes […]
What Kind of New Furnace Price Are You Looking At This Fall?
One of the first considerations most homeowners have when thinking about home heating is the new furnace price. The broadest range starts at $3,000 and goes to $7,600 and up. This new furnace price range includes the cost of equipment, allowances for sizes, and system installation — including the ductwork.
What to Know About a Possible HVAC Compressor Replacement
Have you been told that you may need HVAC compressor replacement? If your central air conditioner has been on the job for an extended number of years, this situation may present itself. The compressor is the hardest-working component in your AC system and is subject to heat and pressure. While compressors are more reliable and […]
What Can a Two-Way Pipe System Do for Your High-Efficiency Furnace?
Is a two-way pipe system the best choice for your high-efficiency furnace? Every gas-fired furnace requires a pipe that will exhaust dangerous fumes such as carbon monoxide, which are produced by the combustion of natural gas. However, a gas-fired furnace also needs to take in air in order to feed the combustion process. In some […]
Know the Best Ways to Conserve Energy in Your Home
Practicing energy conservation in your home saves you money, protects the environment, and increases your property value. Here are some effective ways to conserve energy.
How Are the AC and Heat Pump Connected?
An AC and heat pump work fundamentally the same, although the heat pump has more functionality. Like its name suggests, a heat pump can also heat your home, along with providing the same cool comfort that an air conditioner provides.
Shopping for an AC Unit Motor? Know the Traditional Cost.
Your air conditioner has two types of motors: the fan motor that sits in your outdoor unit and the blower motor, which sits inside your air handler. These motors commonly break down in the summer. Read on to find out how much a new AC unit motor costs and what you can do to save […]
Learn How a Mini AC Unit Can Help You This Summer
A summer in Ohio without air conditioning is a difficult prospect. Unfortunately, not everyone can install central air. Maybe you live in an apartment. Maybe there’s one room in your house that’s not connected to the ductwork. Maybe there’s no AC at work. Whatever the issue, a mini AC for single rooms may be the […]
Should You Have an AC Vent Booster for Your HVAC Unit?
One of the most important aspects of home comfort is having even temperatures throughout your home. If you encounter warm or cold areas in your home or rooms that are different temperatures, it can be a sign you have an airflow problem. This not only makes your home uncomfortable, it can also increase energy costs. […]
If You Find Your AC Not Blowing Air, Here’s What to Do
During the coming summer, you need your AC to be working at its best to keep your home cool and comfortable. If you find your AC not blowing air, there could be several causes. While some issues, such as an incorrectly set thermostat or a dirty filter, are easy to solve, you should hire a […]