Heating and AC Information

Fun Facts: Home Thermostats
April 8th, 2021

Your thermostat is an integral part of your heating and air conditioning system. Without it, your system would not be able to function properly. The thermostat calls for when the unit comes on and cuts off. It is important that you know everything about your thermostat to ensure that you are using it correctly. Far too often, people misuse their thermostats, leading to increased wear and tear on the unit and higher energy bills.

Here are some fun facts that you should know about your...

Why You Should Consider a Furnace Replacement
March 23rd, 2021

A furnace offers several benefits in your home. However, it can only function well if it is in good condition. There are some challenges that the furnace may encounter along the way, forcing you to replace it before its lifespan. Below are various reasons to consider when it comes to replacing your furnace.

Your Furnace is Old

The average age limit of your furnace ranges between 15 to 20 years. However, you may start experiencing problems with the furnace after ten years. At this...

How to Detect a Faulty Thermostat
March 12th, 2021

A thermostat is the backbone of your home's cooling and heating system. After setting, it triggers, monitors, and regulates the whole climate control process in your house. Without it, you wouldn't be enjoying comfort.

When your system isn't blowing cold air, we assume that the AC is broken most of the time. However, that might not even be a problem and could be the result of a faulty thermostat.

What Signs Show That the Thermostat is Faulty?

A thermostat that has problems...

Types of Boilers for Homes
February 23rd, 2021

As the wintertime rolls back around, you may be concerned with the thought of your home's heating. If it's time to invest in a new type of heating system, you may have been doing some research on boiler systems. These are great options for keeping energy costs low and ensuring that your home stays nice and toasty throughout all the cold winter months.

How Do Boiler Systems Work?

All types of boilers use hot water as their primary source of heat. This water is heated via a fossil fuel...

February 9th, 2021

Many people consider their garage to be an extension of their home and a place they can enjoy watching entertainment or performing different woodworking projects throughout the year. During the colder seasons, it can be uncomfortable to spend as much time in the setting, making it necessary to know the best ways to heat the garage.

1. Use a Space Heater

Space heaters are extremely useful in directing heat to specific areas of the garage when you're working on repairs or are organizing...

4 Reasons Why Your HVAC Unit is Overheating
January 21st, 2021

A common problem with HVAC units arises when they work too long and too hard, resulting in overheating. Once the unit overheats, it could either trip the circuit breaker or stop working altogether.

To prevent yourself from falling victim, it would be best to acquaint yourself with the reasons that could cause the overheating. Top reasons why your HVAC unit could be overheating include a clogged air filter, dirty condenser coils, low refrigerant, and lack of professional maintenance....