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.

What Is The Difference Between Your Indoor And Outdoor AC Unit?

Most home central air conditioning systems consist of two major components: the indoor unit and the outdoor unit. The presence of two separate units is an important part of what makes your central air system work. Of course, if you're like most homeowners, you aren't too concerned about the details of your system as long as it functions properly and keeps your house cool. Understanding the basics of how the system works can be valuable when something goes wrong, however, and will put you into a better position to discuss your issues with HVAC contractors. Read More 

4 Tips To Make Central Air Conditioning More Affordable

It can be hard to stay comfortable in the summer. As temperatures heat up, you may find yourself longing for a way to keep cool. Instead of hiding out in the air conditioned movie theaters this summer, invest in central air conditioning of your own. While central air has a reputation for being expensive, it doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. Here are four tips to make central air conditioning more affordable: Read More 

Why You Should Have Your HVAC System Checked Out Before Valentine’s Day

Before Valentine's Day rolls around, it might be time for you to show some love to your heating and air conditioning company by contacting an HVAC company. These are some of the reasons why an HVAC service can be helpful before this day of love. Avoid Having Your System Go Out on the Big Day Even though you might be looking for a reason to snuggle up with your spouse or loved one on Valentine's Day, you probably don't want to do it because of freezing temperatures in your home. Read More 

Easy AC Maintenance Tasks That Keep The Air Flowing

Air conditioner (AC) maintenance doesn't take a lot of time, and it can save you from problems and expense later on if you keep up with it. Much of the work is done by an HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) technician every year, so all that's left for you is to ensure air can flow through the unit properly. Here are some tips for doing that. Keep An Eye On The Outdoor Unit Read More 

3 Important Considerations When Hiring An HVAC Contractor

Whether you are purchasing an HVAC system for the first time or if you are replacing an old one, you should choose your contractor carefully. Here are some things you should research before you choose the person who will install this important component of your home. Is the Contractor Licensed and Experienced? Above all, you want to only work with an HVAC contractor who is up-to-date on all licensing credentials. To get a license, each state will require a specific number of years' experience in the industry before application. Read More