HVAC Resources & Frequently Asked Questions
We are pleased to provide answers to some of the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on a wide variety of our services. For more information on HVAC, heating, cooling, air quality and more please browse our website or contact us.
Your Air Conditioner: Repair it or Replace it?
Not sure whether to do away with your old AC, or simply opt for an air conditioner repair? No sweat, we’ll lay it all out for you, according to your AC’s age, and advise you on which way to go. More often than not, you won’t need an air conditioner replacement, unless it’s very old and experiencing significant problems. However, buying a brand new energy efficient air conditioner can save you a great deal of money in the long run.
6 Types of Heaters to Keep You Warm This Winter
Of course, we all know what a heater does, it’s pretty self explanatory. However, you probably didn’t know that there are many different kinds of heaters, many more than are listed below, actually. In order to find the right heater for your home, apartment, public space, etc, it’s probably appropriate to learn about the differences and the specific purposes of each.
7 Essential Furnace Safety Tips
‘Tis the season to fire up the furnace. But before you grab your blanket and hot chocolate, take some time to make your furnace ready for winter. After months of going unused in summer, furnaces need some maintenance before you start using them again. Upkeep helps your furnace stay in good condition. And above all, maintenance ensures your furnace won’t catch fire. Every furnace needs proper maintenance before temperatures drop.
Reducing the Noise of Your Air Conditioner
Air conditioners that are well-maintained should not be excessively noisy, but older units do tend to cause a ruckus, which can be a problem for you and your neighbors. In fact, some residential areas have noise ordinances that specifically lay down requirements for air conditioning units.
There are ways to reduce the noise of your air conditioner, starting with regular maintenance. A well-maintained AC unit should hum along smoothly, while a problematic unit may exhibit rattling and extra-noisy operation.
Tank vs Tankless Water Heaters
With all the things to consider, and all of the statistics being thrown around, it’s no wonder why this topic has turned into such a heated debate. You’ve probably worked up a sweat yourself, deciding which to choose. As you probably already know, there is no simple answer to the hot water question, but here is the lowdown on both…