8 Benefits of Insulating Your Home

August 19, 2021

Most homeowners lose too much heating and cooling energy due to poor insulation. Heat naturally moves from warm to cold regions, which can make your indoor temperature unbearable. Luckily you can use insulation to fill gaps in your house and slow down the airflow. Here are some benefits of a properly insulated house. 1. Saves on Energy Inadequate insulation allows the conditioned air to seep out of the house and lets in outdoor air. This increases the volume of air that your HVAC unit will need to cool or heat, resulting in more energy consumption. Adding a layer of insulation...

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Hot as Hell on your 2nd Story? How to Cool Your Upstairs Area

July 19, 2021

If it has begun to feel as though the second story of your home is comparable to the Sahara Desert, it may be time to investigate various options for providing more cooling comfort. With different options available, such as variable speed, mini-splits, and different zoning, it can be confusing to determine the best option for providing maximum cooling efficiency throughout your home. Below, we examine common options to assist you in determining the most effective way to cool down your second story. Variable Speed Although the term variable speed is used commonly, what it is actually referring to is the...

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Planning for Your HVAC Service Visit

September 14, 2019

It’s that time of year when we say goodbye to one season and hello to another. Your HVAC system will need some closure to prepare as well. Getting a tune-up and maintenance visit will help your system perform the way it should all season long. Here are some tips to improve your HVAC appointment and potentially reduce your energy bills. 1. Change Air Filters on Time We’ll take care of the lubrication, testing, safety, and environmental tasks. Replacing the air filter will help you significantly if you change it monthly. Many of our customers mark it on the calendar, and...

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The Best Way to Cool Older Homes

September 5, 2019

There are many older homes that don’t have central air conditioning. This can make it difficult to keep a building cool during the hot summer months. However, there are many ways you can keep an older home comfortable. Here’s three. 1. Mini-Split Air Conditioners Mini-split systems are often referred to as ductless air conditioners. They are small units that are mounted high on the wall of different rooms in your home. Because they are highly energy efficient, they can be an eco-friendly way to cool a home. They’ll also let you set up different temperature zones in your home so...

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How to Choose the Right AC System

August 7, 2019

Wondering what type of air conditioning system is right for your space? There are a number of things to consider when choosing an AC system and there are plenty of makes and models to choose from. Here are a few factors to consider when making your decision. The Right Size for the Job Choose the model that most appropriately fits your home. “Fits” doesn’t refer to the physical size of the model. The right fit refers to a model capable of cooling your entire interior. If the air conditioning system is too weak, then it won’t be up to the...

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