During the heat of the summer months, going without air conditioning is painful. Due to things like the coil freezing or a compressor going bad, you may find yourself without cooling during the hottest days of summer. Even though you do not have your AC at this time, there are some things that you can do to stay cool. Here are some tips to help you beat the heat while you are waiting for the HVAC contractor to get around and do the repairs to your air conditioner:
21 March 2017
As your tenants are moving out, you may do a walk through of your home. The home may smell but you may think that after the carpets are cleaned and the windows are left open for awhile, the smell will dissipate. However, despite carpet cleaning, deodorizing maid service and airing out the home, the scent still lingers. This may leave you wondering what to do next. The next step in removing the smell should be duct cleaning.
9 March 2017
Running out of hot water in the middle of the shower is nothing short of frustrating. It can be even more frustrating when the problem is new but the hot water heater isn't, since this may mean something is wrong with the heater itself. The following guide can help you troubleshoot the likely cause. Issue #1: Sediment buildup The most likely culprit is sediment buildup, especially if you haven't flushed the tank in more than year (if ever).
2 March 2017
There are plenty of ways to save a few bucks on your central A/C replacement, but replacing only half of your central A/C unit isn't one of them. Split central A/C systems rely on perfectly matched indoor and outdoor cabinets to offer the best possible performance and energy efficiency. Teaming up the older half of your A/C system with a brand-new half could spell trouble, as these five reasons show.
4 January 2017
Managing a fleet of delivery trucks means that you have a lot of drivers on the road at any given time. Worrying about driver safety is often a top priority, which is why many trucking businesses will go out of their way to increase safety while on the road. One area where safety can really be increased is with the fueling of the trucks. Instead of having a driver fuel up their own truck, you can dramatically increase the safety of your drivers with fleet fueling delivery services.
25 August 2016
If you live in an area that has relatively moderate temperatures all year round, then you may not use your heating or air conditioning systems very much. If your HVAC system needs replacement, then a heat pump may be your best option to both heat and cool your home. These types of devices can even reduce your energy costs by as much as 60%. Heat pumps may have an underground component that helps to extract and transfer heat or cool air from the earth to your home.
2 June 2016
As a homeowner, you already know that heating and cooling bills, along with the cost of maintaining your home's HVAC system takes a big bite from your household's monthly budget. In an effort to reduce these bills, you are probably already following good DIY maintenance practices inside your home, such as changing filters frequently and keeping the components clean. However, you may not have considered making changes outside your home that will help make the interior less expensive to cool.
3 February 2016