Heating And Cooling Blog
Is a Heat Pump or a Furnace a Better Heating Method?
Heat pumps and furnaces are popular heating systems that can be easily confused. Choosing between them can be a daunting proposition. Run through the comparisons below to find out which one will be the better heating method for your Dayton home.
Which Current HVAC Upgrades Are Thinking About the Future?
With the growing concerns over energy use and increased greenhouse gas emissions, HVAC technologies being developed are being geared toward not only improving comfort but also increasing energy efficiency and reducing environmental impact. These innovative future HVAC upgrades could drastically change how we cool and heat our houses. Let’s explore what some of these up-and-coming […]
Your HVAC Unit Depends on a Clean Attic
When was the last time you cleaned your attic? It’s easy to overlook, particularly if you don’t go up there much. However, it’s an important task that should be performed regularly. In fact, did you know that a clean attic can improve your HVAC system’s performance and keep your house comfortable? Here’s how a clean […]
What Brands of Space and Mini Heaters are Best and the Safest?
You need to be careful when buying space and mini heaters. Many use a lot of energy, while some can be outright dangerous. How do you find one that’s safe and good-quality? Here’s a rundown of the best brands of space and mini heaters on the market today.
How Many HVAC Zones Is Too Many for Your Home?
If it’s difficult to get your entire home to a comfortable temperature or different family members have different comfort preferences, consider dividing your home into HVAC zones. A zoning system regulates different areas of your home separately while saving energy. How many HVAC zones do you need? Can you have too many? Here’s what you […]
The Science Behind Air Filters and How They Work
HVAC air filters work double-duty in your home protecting HVAC equipment and ensuring you have clean indoor air quality (IAQ). That’s a tall order to fill for such a modest device, but there is air filter science behind it all. Here’s what to know to help you select the right HVAC and IAQ devices for […]
HVAC Maintenance Tips You Should Never Forget
You wouldn’t drive your car around for years without regular maintenance checks. In the same respect, the HVAC system in your home is an intricate machine that requires regular maintenance checks too. Make maintenance easy on yourself by following these tips on work that you just shouldn’t put off.
Cutting Costs on Your HVAC Bill Is Easy — If You Know How
If your Dayton home is on par with the national average, then between 50% and 75% of your energy bill is attributed to the HVAC system. You may believe that curbing HVAC usage is quite important to your pocketbook. Fortunately, cutting costs on your HVAC bill doesn’t mean you have to cut corners on home […]
This Fall, Don’t Let Your House Get Too Warm
If any of your home’s occupants is cold-natured, you may well dread the advent of fall. That’s when cooling temperatures inspire the colder folks to turn up the thermostat and make the home too warm for others. There are very sound reasons why keeping the house too warm is a bad idea. Here are some […]
The Next Time You Buy a Home, Get These HVAC Questions Answered
The heating and air-conditioning system is one of the biggest investments in a home. It accounts for about half of the yearly energy bill. Hence, you should thoroughly check the HVAC system during the home-buying process. Here are the HVAC considerations you need to take into account to help you better understand what you’re getting […]