Aggressive Mechanical, Inc

Let’s Get Technical: How Thermostats Work

31 May
How Thermostats Work

Before the invention of thermostats, maintaining household comfort usually meant a trip down to the basement to adjust the furnace flame or manually open and close vents. The advent of a mechanical thermostat to sense temperature and remotely control the HVAC system made central heating, and later central air conditioning, a reality in homes. Throughout […]

How to Use Your HVAC System as Mosquito Repellent

29 May
mosquito repellent

Mosquitoes are warm-weather pests that cause misery for Monmouth County homeowners. Every time they bite, mosquitoes inject histamine that causes intense itching, but these bloodsuckers are more than an irritation. They can also transmit infectious diseases like malaria, and viruses like dengue fever, Zika and West Nile. With the range of these potentially-harmful creatures expanding, […]

Checklist: Summer HVAC Prep

24 May

Summer will be here before you know it, and we’ll be turning on our air conditioners for the duration. The last thing you want is to have your A/C fail in the middle of a heat wave. So even though the steamy weather may seem far away, now is a good time to schedule summer […]

Ways to Safeguard Your HVAC from Home Pests

10 May
Ways to Safeguard Your HVAC from Home Pests

Here in Monmouth County, there are a wide variety of home pests that can wreak havoc on your HVAC equipment if you don’t stay vigilante. A pest invasion or infestation can cause serious HVAC problems that include: Damaged equipment. Mice, rates, squirrels, chipmunks and other rodents can set up housekeeping inside the outdoor unit cabinet […]

How Pet Doors Could Affect Your Energy Bills

18 Apr
How Pet Doors Could Affect Your Energy Bills

Pet doors make outside visits more convenient for homeowners and their four-legged family members, but could have negative effects on your budget. Whether you already have a pet door installed, or you’re considering adding one, it’s important to consider how the door can affect your household energy bills. How a Pet Door Impacts Your Home’s […]