Pellet Furnace Control Panel 101: Troubleshooting And Replacing Control Panels


Using a pellet furnace to heat your home gives you an efficient, affordable heating source that's adaptable to your home's needs. In fact, most pellet furnaces are multi-fuel units, which means that they can burn everything from wood pellets to corn fuel and even cherry pits. These systems rely on a control panel that regulates the power, temperature, and system's basic operation. That control panel is also configured to display error codes.

8 January 2021

Repair or Replace: What to Do With Your Air Conditioner


HVAC systems can last a really long time with the right maintenance and regular repairs, which means a decision to repair or replace your air conditioning unit should be a choice you only make a few times in your life. But while you may be able to get by with regular repairs for a while, eventually you'll need to consider whether or not you need a full replacement. The choice can be hard, so we came up with a few questions you can ask yourself to determine if it's time to replace your unit or simply schedule an air conditioning repair service.

29 October 2020

Should You Install Your Own Air Conditioner?


For some people, the opportunity to work on their home is a temptation that they simply can't pass up. But while some items around the house are easy to take care of, such as replacing fixtures and replacing your flooring, one that you should never attempt to do on your own is install your own air-conditioning system. HVAC companies provide an entire array of air conditioning services to make your life easier and also to ensure that your home is heated and cooled properly.

29 October 2020

Have an HVAC Contractor Check Out AC Mold Growth


Mold growth doesn't only occur in bathrooms or basements. Anywhere dampness provides an environment for the spores to grow, mold infestations might occur. Locations could even include the inside of an air-conditioning system. Mold might not remain in one area, either. The growth could potentially spread through the ducts and various HVAC system components. Health concerns alone should move homeowners to call a professional HVAC service when mold appears. No matter where mold shows up, consider its presence to be an emergency.

23 September 2020

Learn Ways Air Conditioning Can Be Beneficial


Air conditioners can offer so many benefits to a home that you might not have even realized some of the great things they have to offer. Here are just some examples of the many ways that air conditioners can be beneficial:  1. Make your home a comfortable place Whether you have just got off work or you have been out and about running errands, when it's very hot outside you want to be able to go from your nice air-conditioned car into an equally as cool home.

21 August 2020

The Basics Of Furnace Fuel Pump Failure And Repair


When it comes to an oil-burning furnace, annual maintenance is important. However, sometimes annual maintenance isn't enough to prevent certain component failures. For example, the fuel pump on your oil-burning furnace is a wearable part. Over time, the bearings and pump components will suffer wear and tear, eventually leading to failure. Here's what you need to know about fuel pump failure and the resulting furnace repair. Signs Of A Fuel Pump Failing

27 July 2020

How To Ensure Your Heating Installation Goes Smoothly


If you have decided that you're going to have a heating system installed in your home, then you are probably ready to have the installation taken care of as quickly and easily as possible. After all, you and your family members might be going without heating right now, and you might want to remedy the situation as soon as you can.  Choose the Right Installation Company First of all, it's important to choose the right heating installation company to install your new unit.

23 June 2020

Is A Ductless AC Right For Your Home?


If it's time for a new air conditioner, you might be tempted to explore the benefits of a ductless AC system. Ductless air conditioners can provide comfort improvements and energy savings in a lot of situations, but you have to make sure one is right for your home. Here's what you should consider. Do You Have an Existing Central Air Conditioning System? If you have an existing central air conditioning system, the smart move might be just changing out your air conditioner.

15 May 2020

Replacing Your HVAC System? 3 Common Questions You Will Have


Has the time come to replace your aging HVAC system? If so, you likely have questions about this major upgrade before you get started.  Do You Need To Replace The Air Conditioner And Furnace Together? The cost of upgrading both your air conditioner and furnace may leave you wondering if it is necessary to replace both at the same time. The answer really depends on what needs to be replaced the most.

17 April 2020

The Basics Of Furnace Heat Exchanger Damage And Repair


With the end of winter rapidly approaching, many homeowners are planning an end-of-season maintenance and inspection appointment for their furnace and home heating system. If your HVAC technician has told you that the heat exchanger in your furnace is cracked, you might wonder if it's really a cause for concern or not. Here's a look at what you need to know about cracked heat exchangers and furnace repair. What Does The Heat Exchanger Do?

11 March 2020