If you have a home with a basement, and a central HVAC system, there is a good chance that some of the air ducts run through the basement ceiling. In fact, your furnace or air handler could also be in the basement. This is convenient because it keeps the large appliances out of the way. But, it also poses a new problem that you will probably need to take care of yourself.
18 June 2018
To be certain that you are able to get what you need out of your commercial air conditioning system, there are a variety of steps you can take to help you keep your system running the way that it should. This is especially important if you run a business that has a lot of employees in place and you need to be sure that they are comfortable. With this in mind, read on and follow these strategies so that you can get the help that you need by touching base with some commercial AC contractors that can help you out.
10 May 2018
If you're going to be having your air conditioner replaced this year, you should consider having the ducts cleaned at the same time. The ductwork in your home can interfere with the efficiency of your air conditioner, whether the unit is brand new or not. To make sure you don't start out with problems with your new air conditioner, it's best to have the ducts cleaned if you're experiencing any of the issues described below.
26 March 2018
Furnaces and boilers are two of the most common types of central heating systems that can be installed in either residential or commercial properties. Though they both perform the same function – namely maintaining a steady comfortable temperature within your property during the fall and winter months – both furnaces and boilers operate in completely distinct ways from each other, which means that they each possess a unique set of advantages and drawbacks.
12 February 2018
Some people think that HVAC maintenance should just be left to professionals. Obviously, most of the intense appliance maintenance needs to be handled by licensed contractors. However, there are little things around and connected to your HVAC system that could have an adverse effect on the efficiency of these appliances. Therefore, if these little things are not kept up and maintained, they can ultimately reduce the efficiency of these appliances.
5 January 2018
Is your HVAC system having airflow issues? If you have already double-checked to make sure the registers are open, but you still feel like the air is not flowing as powerfully as it should, you want to solve this problem immediately. With winter coming quickly, you want to make sure your heater's airflow is adequate to keep your home warm on even the coldest nights. This article shows you one simple cleaning task that will likely increase the airflow of your heater.
15 November 2017
If you are considering improvement to make your heating more efficient this winter, in floor heating is one of the best choices. There are many advantages to in floor heating, such as more open floor space and no ductwork to worry about. It is also a heating system that heats your home comfortably and evenly, so there are no cold pockets of air. Here are a few of the greatest advantages that you will have from having an in-floor heating system installed in your home:
11 October 2017
Your gas line is the central fuel source for all gas powered appliances within your home, from your oven to your water heater. If there is an issue with your gas line and gas is leaking into your home, you may be in serious danger. Thankfully, there are a couple of warning signs that you can keep in mind to help identify when there is an issue with your gas line and when you need to contact a heating professional immediately.
2 February 2017
Maintaining your central HVAC system is something that you need to constantly do. You don't necessarily need to spend a lot of time and money over the years, but you do need to perform some regular maintenance. Even if you don't have any experience working on HVAC systems, there are a few things that you can do. For instance, cleaning your air ducts and registers could help improve the airflow and cleanliness of the air in your home.
9 January 2017
Have you recently installed a new HVAC system? Did the installation company give you a maintenance schedule that seems like a waste of time and money to you? While you may be reluctant to give your HVAC company even more money by paying a technician to simply come out and "just look" at your unit, this is actually an important aspect of owning the system. Some of the top reasons for doing this are as follows:
15 December 2016