Are you noticing potential HVAC replacement signs in your furnace or air conditioner? Or does the system simply need professional maintenance or repair to return it to full efficiency and performance? Wear and tear is a reality that takes its toll on any mechanical device. Eventually, replacement of a unit is inevitable. The average combined […]
The monthly average gas bill in winter in Dayton is just under $100 — still slightly lower than the national average. However, the cost of keeping warm is not necessarily written in stone. In many homes, steps can be taken to cut monthly heating costs while concurrently improving indoor comfort during the cold months. Also, […]
Regular HVAC maintenance keeps your heating and cooling system operating efficiently and safely, helps you avoid costly repairs, and prolongs the life of HVAC equipment. So what tests should be done to maintain your HVAC system? Read on for more on the critical HVAC tests. HVAC Tests for General Inspection During a general inspection, an […]
Winter weather in the Dayton area can make your home’s interior feel colder than it should be. Cold air from outside can find its way into your home, which can force your furnace to run more often. Taking steps to winterize your home now can ensure that you stay warm all winter without putting additional […]
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 […]
Knowing how to clean AC condenser coils is a good idea so you can be aware of the importance of this maintenance item. Actually taking on this task yourself, however, is not for everyone. To make sure it’s performed correctly and safely, this is usually a job for a qualified HVAC technician.
AC efficiency is a big deal, because home comfort accounts for approximately a quarter of the electricity that U.S. homes use. But how do you know your system is as efficient as it ought to be? Read on to learn the warning signs of a system that’s wasting energy, as well as what you can […]
Some pieces of HVAC information are highly beneficial when it comes to easy maintenance and energy savings. And what better time to get such information than during an HVAC service visit from your technician? Be ready to ask the following HVAC test questions to understand your heating and cooling system better.
Most annual AC maintenance tasks should be performed only by a trained HVAC technician. However, there’s one task that many pros recommend you do yourself: cleaning your condenser coils. What do the coils do? How often do they need to be cleaned and how can you tell when it’s time to clean them? Here’s a […]
It’s time to shop for a new HVAC system. You might not realize it, but where you live can affect the kind of system you buy. The climate in your area influences the heating and cooling measures you’ll need, but even your specific neighborhood can (and should) be a factor in your purchase decision. Here […]