When the temperature is extremely cold, keeping the home warm becomes more than just a matter of comfort, as prolonged exposure to extremely low temperatures can be a safety risk. Your furnace can be an essential tool during the winter, but myths about these devices can lead to homeowners making critical mistakes in caring for these devices. Myth: Furnaces Are Maintenance-Free Appliances You may go for weeks without needing to seriously think about your home's furnace.
12 November 2018
When something goes wrong with some of the electricity in your home, the idea of calling a licensed electrician may have you wondering a couple of things. First off, you may try to think of how you could do the repair yourself. Secondly, you may be wondering how much an electrician is going to cost. Of course, worrying about the money may be part of the reason you are contemplating doing it yourself.
31 May 2018
If you've noticed that your water bill has gone up and is much higher than it should be, there are a number of things it could be. Maybe someone is just using more water in your house than you expect they should. Maybe you have a faucet that is dripping and tightening it up will fix that issue. But, it could be something worse. It could that you have a leak somewhere in your plumbing system and you are going to have to seek plumbing repairs.
31 May 2018
With summer nearly in full swing, you're probably more worried about your air conditioner than the current state of your furnace. Nevertheless, you shouldn't leave your furnace out in the figurative cold. The summer season offers one of the best times to handle any maintenance or heater repair required before winter returns. If you're still not convinced, here are three solid reasons to consider some summertime TLC for your heating system.
31 May 2018
HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) systems have inherent or potential dangers that everyone should understand. Here are some of those dangers: Electrical Shock The risk of an electrical shock is always present with a malfunctioning HVAC system or a poorly maintained HVAC system. This is because a typical HVAC system has multiple electrical components such as capacitors that energize motors to start them moving and keep them running and relays that transmit electrical power.
28 May 2018
If you are upgrading or installing an air conditioner, there are a few preparation measures you need to take care of to give the technicians easy work on installation day. Here are some of these measures and how they will help the installers accomplish their mission: Clean the Ductwork You need to have your ductwork cleaned and any holes plugged before the installation day. This is particularly necessary if the ductwork is aging or if it has not been used for some time.
28 May 2018
Once you realize that there is a need for you to hire someone for an HVAC repair, you will want to go ahead and start the search for the best professional for the job. You do not want to wait too long, as the situation can escalate quickly. To help you further understand why it is so important for you to get the HVAC repair done quickly, you will want to check out the following information.
14 April 2018
It's important that you always stay on top of your HVAC services so that you can make it through the summer without any problems. If you allow your air conditioner to break down or start to give you issues, you will find yourself sweating, dealing with heat exhaustion, and potentially dealing with expensive repairs and replacements later on. The best thing you can do is contact the help of air conditioning repair services that can help you with whatever repairs and maintenance you require.
6 March 2018
There are quite a few (literally) ins and outs to a central HVAC dusting system. Importantly, many people don't realize that some of the air registers mounted on their walls are actually returns. Air returns are basically where the air is sucked back into your duct system, where it is then circulated to the furnace or heat transfer device (depending on the set up of your system). The air returns are extremely important junctions in a typical central HVAC system.
19 January 2018
Have you just tried to turn on your furnace and discovered that it either refuses to come on or it isn't heating your home when it does come on? Are you about to call for a repair technician but you're wondering if there is anything that you can do while waiting for them to arrive? When it's cold outside, one of the last things that you want to have happen is for your furnace to stop working.
4 December 2017