Friend doesn’t understand air conditioner basics

I have a friend who I have known since we attended nursery school together. Hannah is a really nice and generous person. However, she isn’t overly knowledgeable about practical things. She once complained to me that her bathroom faucet was broken. She was getting only a very small stream of water. I took a look […]

Needing emergency furnace repair during a blizzard

Because of the road conditions and heavily falling snow, we had difficulty finding a company that was willing to offer service. My local area experiences winter weather that can be dangerous. There are times when the temperature drops well below zero and remains there. At the same time, we get several feet of snow accumulating […]

Furnace, air conditioner and ductwork for a new construction project

When my husband and I finally saved up enough money and had enough equity to qualify for a loan, we were ready to build our dream home. We had no idea how much time, effort and stress would go into the project. Determined not to live with regrets, we carefully researched everything from roofing materials […]

Air purifiers have a positive impact on the health of the home

There are sources of air pollution in every single room in the house. Regular activities such as showering, cooking as well as cleaning create problems. The air conditioning as well as furnace can contribute to contaminants getting introduced as well as circulated throughout the house. Pesticides, remodeling projects, pressboard furniture, exhaust fumes, pet dander as […]

Importance of furnace maintenance

The manufacturer’s warranty coverage of a forced air furnace requires proof of annual professional maintenance. Otherwise, any service costs are the responsibility of the homeowner. This is because manufacturers realize that the option of a problem with operation increases without official service. It’s recommended to schedule a tune-up for the furnace in the fall, prior […]

Replacing the roof improves energy efficiency of the home

When we first bought the house, my partner as well as I were aware that the roof was reaching the end of its lifespan. My associate and I had hopes of replacing it within a year or two. However, a long list of household repairs as well as renovations took precedence. The water furnace burst […]

Versatility of a ductless split system

One of the most versatile heating and cooling inventions is the ductless split system. The compact device installs rapidly and without causing disfigurement or disruption. No major remodeling is required. There’s no need to tear down walls and ceilings or sacrifice expensive space to ductwork. In most situations, the ductless system can be completely installed […]

Advantages of a geothermal heat pump

A geothermal heat pump is considered to be the most environmentally friendly method of heating and cooling on the current market. These innovations draw from the free and renewable energy offered by the sun, however no matter what the weather brings, the underground temperature remains constant. A geothermal device includes an underground loop system that […]

Problems with excess humidity

The air feels cooler at higher temperatures and allows us to raise the temperature control setting. Moving south was a big change for my spouse and I, my pal and I were accustomed to sub-zero conditions, an excess of snow accumulation and relying on the heating system for about eight months of the year. My […]

Features of a current boiler

Looking into current boilers was a surprise. Today’s models have come a long way in just a few short years. At one time, boilers were only capable of operating at maximum speed. They would blast at peak capacity until reaching the thermostat setting plus then shut down completely. This caused a good deal of wear […]

Importance of boiler repair

The manufacturer’s warranty coverage of a forced air boiler requires proof of annual professional repair. Otherwise, any repair costs are the responsibility of the homeowner. This is because manufacturers realize that the occasion of a complication with operation increases without usual service. It’s advocated to schedule a tune-up for the boiler in the fall, prior […]