Even when they’re relatively brand-new, some A/C systems can produce loud noises upon startup. Older units may even produce loud noises throughout their entire operation. Not only can this bother other occupants in your home, but it may even give your neighbors something to gripe about.
Proper air balancing of your HVAC system ensures that each room receives an equal amount of heated or cooled air. Doesn’t air “balance” naturally? Unfortunately, no. Since certain rooms are closer to the central furnace or air conditioner while others are further away, in an unbalanced system some rooms will be too chilly or too […]
Regardless of the season, keeping your home comfortable requires a reliable HVAC system. Despite that, many people overlook the routine care that the equipment requires in order to function properly. For other homeowners, the annual upkeep bills are considered to be expendable when things inevitably get tight. They don’t understand that the potential long term […]
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 […]
If you’re in the market for a new water heater, then chances are you may have considered replacing your conventional water heater with a tankless water heater. Tankless water heaters are becoming more common in homes due to their unique design and ability to provide near-instant hot water. Benefits to Consider There are plenty of […]
For those concerned with indoor air quality problems, air cleaning technology is often the way to go. One type of air cleaner or purifier that some homeowners find helpful is ultraviolet germicidal irradiation, or UVGI, or known more simply as UV lights. UVGI utilizes the ultraviolet length of the light spectrum to kill germs in […]