Aggressive Mechanical, Inc

Lowering Your Heating Load

21 Mar
Lowering Your Heating Load

Your heating system works hard keeping your home comfortable all winter long, so it withstands a lot of wear and tear. One way to prolong its service life and prevent costly repairs is to lower your heating load. Understanding “Heating Load” In simply terms, your heating load is the amount of energy required to keep […]

What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

26 Jan
What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

When you first turn your furnace on for the heating season, you likely will notice an acrid smell. Generally, this is just dust that’s settled on the furnace’s surfaces, burning off once the unit heats up. But any other type of furnace smell could signal a problem. Following is some information about the various types […]

Are Space Heaters Dangerous?

05 Jan
Are Space Heaters Dangerous?

A space heater is sometimes viewed as a potentially dangerous appliance. Certainly, if they are not handled with care, they can be hazards. Space heaters are responsible for at least 18,000 residential fires every year. They may also be a source of poisonous fumes. When handled properly, space heaters can help homeowners save on utility […]

Everything You Need to Know About Heat Recovery Ventilators

28 Jan
Everything You Need to Know About Heat Recovery Ventilators

If you’ve taken steps to tighten up your home by air sealing and insulating, you’ll need to add mechanical ventilation to maintain good air quality. There are several types of whole-house ventilation systems available, but most just replace your conditioned air with outdoor air, which wastes your energy dollars. That’s not the case with a […]

Using Radiant Flooring to Heat Your Home


24 Nov
Using Radiant Flooring to Heat Your Home


Forced-air systems aren’t the only game in town when it comes to heating your Monmouth County home. Radiant flooring offers a comfort-boosting alternative to traditional forms of home heating. The following elaborates on how radiant floor systems work, along with their overall advantages. How Radiant Flooring Works Radiant heating works under a very simple premise: […]

Tips for Shopping for a New Furnace this Fall


12 Nov
Tips for Shopping for a New Furnace this Fall


If you’re wondering whether your furnace will survive another long, cold winter—or you’re simply tired of paying the high operating costs of unit that’s outdated and energy-inefficient—the fall season is usually the best time to do something about it. Being forced to make a snap decision to upgrade because the old unit fails unexpectedly isn’t […]

The Benefits & Drawbacks of Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pumps

03 Mar
The Benefits & Drawbacks of Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pumps

Ductless mini-split heat pumps were initially designed to occupy less space, while still providing efficient heating and cooling. Four decades later, ductless systems are better than ever. It may be beneficial to explore the possibilities a ductless system can offer your home project. Benefits of Ductless Systems Versatile installation: Ductless mini-splits consist of a low-profile indoor air-handling unit […]