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 […]

What Does The Air Handler Do For My HVAC System?

Evaporator coils, outlet coils and inner coils… there are just so many inner components that go in to helping your system work properly. From heat pumps to refrigerant, terminology of your HVAC’s parts and pieces can seem as vast as the sea. In fact, sometimes […]

Reduce Home Heating Costs This Winter

As the cold season approaches many home owners are wondering how to reduce home heating costs in the winter. Now is a good time to check that your heating system is working effectively and have it serviced. You might also benefit from increasing insulation in […]

Top HVAC Technologies For The Coming Year

There is a lot to look forward to where HVAC Technology in 2016 is concerned if 2015 trends are anything to go by. In 2015, the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning industry benefited from increasingly smart technology, and 2016 is likely to be a continuation […]

What Is IAQ (Indoor Air Quality)

The explanation here for what IAQ, or indoor air quality is, is a rather direct and simple one. Basically, it is a term which refers to the air quality within and around a building or structure, especially as it relates to the health and comfort […]

The Basics About Legionnaires’ Disease And HVAC Systems

Every HVAC system owner should know about the Legionella bacterium, specifically known as Legionella pneumophila. L. peumophila causes Legionnaires’ Disease or Legionellosis, a specialized form of pneumonia that causes chills, coughing, high fever, and other symptoms. It is also known to cause a milder form […]

Should I Be Concerned About Carbon Monoxide In My Home?

In the United States, between 20,000 and 30,000 people get sicked by carbon monoxide poisoning. 500 others die annually as a result. Carbon monoxide is a silent killer at home yet many people are still oblivious of carbon monoxide dangers. CO is a colorless, odorless […]

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 […]

Surge Protectors And HVAC: What You Need To Know

HVAC maintenance will not only increase your unit’s life, but will also ensure it performs efficiently at all times. As technology advances, the cost of installing HVAC systems seems to be going up. Without proper maintenance, you might end up spending hundreds of dollars on […]

What Maintenance Is Necessary For HVAC Equipment?

There are many reasons why professional HVAC maintenance is recommended. For example, with regular maintenance, your heating and cooling systems will be able to function at peak performance. Additionally, professional maintenance can help increase energy efficiency while also extending your equipment’s life expectancy. Some common […]