Why Changing Your HVAC Air Filter is So Important

HVAC air filters are a commonly neglected item. Perhaps it is their sheer simplicity that makes people take them for granted, but if you leave an air filter in place for too long it will stop doing the job it was designed to do. Bad […]

What Not to Do When Buying a New AC or Furnace

When it’s time for a new AC or furnace, you are gearing up for a major home purpose. The new unit will impact your monthly utility bills and can either be a smooth transition or a disaster. To avoid the latter, learn from the mistakes […]

Heat Pump Freezing Up? What Do You Do?

Problems with your heat pump freezing up can occur at any time of year, and any number of factors can be the root cause. While standard troubleshooting techniques can correct simple issues, serious causes need to be addressed by an HVAC professional. A few tips […]

Myths About Air Conditioning

There are many air conditioning myths out there. Here are a few of the most common ones.   Cranking Your AC Up High Will Cool Rooms Faster This is just a myth. In matter of fact, it doesn’t matter if you have the thermostat set […]

How Does Humidity Affect Air Conditioning And Heating

Humidity pertains to the amount of moisture in the air. This naturally varies day by day according to the weather. On average, we experience high humidity during the summer and low humidity during the winter. Mild conditions can be taken in stride but extremes on […]

Debunking Indoor Air Quality Myths

Many things both true and false have been said about indoor air quality. It is baffling to note that even thoughmany people suffer from the effects of poor quality air in their houses, factories, offices, shops and other places, they still believe in theories that […]

Energy Efficiency Myths – Rethink Old Ideas

  With all the energy-wasting stories and unreliable tips floating around, it can be difficult to know which ones are true and which ones are energy efficiency myths. Here are some of the myths about energy efficiency along with advice for making the changes that […]

Leave Bedroom Doors Open For Energy Efficiency

To leave bedroom doors open or closed: that is the question for many homeowners. Fire marshals recommend closing bedroom doors at night as a fire safety measure when sleeping. Teenagers want the privacy of a closed door when in their bedrooms. The important question may […]

What Kind Of Air Conditioner Is Ideal For You?

We can hardly get by without air conditioners and there are more than a good number of varieties in air conditioner types that you will happen to come across. So, some basic knowledge of the particularities and differences of these types will help you decide […]