Troubleshooting My Furnace

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Troubleshooting My Furnace

As soon as winter rolled around this year, I knew that I had a problem. Our home heating system didn't seem to be working well, and it was really frustrating. We would wake up to absolutely frosty mornings in our own home, and so I decided to pull out the user's manual. I started researching different furnace problems and it occurred to me that the issue might be the filters. I checked them, and you wouldn't believe how full of dust and debris they were. After they were replaced and the air handler was blown out, my furnace started working again. Check out this blog for more information about troubleshooting your furnace.

Better Energy Design Combining Conventional HVAC With Evaporative Cooling For Home AC

If you are renovating your HVAC system with things like energy upgrades and new AC, then you may want to consider systems that use evaporative coolers. Evaporative cooling systems are also known as swamp coolers, and modern technology has helped them evolve into an option for more efficient cooling in your home. Here are some of the ways evaporative coolers can be used in the energy design of your AC system: Read More 

7 Ways to Hide Your Outside Air Conditioning Unit

Your air conditioning unit might provide an invaluable service to you and your family, but that does not change the fact it can be a bit of an eyesore. Unless you are prepared to brave warm summer days, removing the unsightly unit is not an option. Fortunately, there are ways you can hide the unit. Here are just a few things you can do.   Build a bamboo fence. Read More 

Having Your New Air Conditioning System Installed? Avoid These Costly Mistakes

Nobody's perfect, but a few innocent mistakes can cost you big bucks when it comes to your home's air conditioning system. To strive for a perfect installation, there are plenty of mistakes you and your HVAC contractor should avoid at all costs. The following covers a few of those mistakes in depth, along with some advice on how you can avoid making these mistakes in the first place. Choosing an A/C System That's Too Big or Too Small Read More 

Six Steps To Keep Your AC System Running Smoothly

Replacing an air conditioner is not cheap, so of course you want to keep yours running for as long as possible. Luckily, this does not have to take hours of your time. By completing these six simple tasks, you can keep your AC system running smoothly for years to come. Turn the power off when you're not using it. When the air conditioning season is over, turn the power off to your AC unit. Read More 

The Four Main Reasons To Call For AC Repair

When it comes to taking care of the AC in your home, you definitely don't want to be too late to call for repairs. This is because once problems start to become worse, it can cost a great deal more to fix it. Here are the four main reasons to know so that you can call for AC repair at the right time: Hissing Sounds: If you notice a hissing sound, you definitely want to call professionals to come inspect and repair your AC. Read More