If you own a furnace, it is important to get proper maintenance to ensure it runs properly to keep your home heated well. You may not know, however, that maintenance is also important to prevent health problems for you and your family. To help you understand, here are three ways your furnace can make you sick and your home less comfortable if it goes without maintenance. Cause Humidity Problems If you do not maintain your furnace properly, the humidity inside your home may become much higher.
13 February 2019
Storms put your home in danger in a number of ways. One part of your home you may not worry about is the AC. However, a storm can damage your outdoor condenser or send a power surge to your HVAC and damage it too. If a storm with hail or unusually strong winds affects your home, you may want an AC repair technician to check your unit so repairs can be made if needed.
7 January 2019
Are you dealing with sinus and allergy problems, a dry throat, and itchy skin because the air is so dry in your house throughout the winter? Do you have stale air in the house year round and you don't think that you have any airflow? If so, you want to talk with an HVAC expert about these things. Actuator Machine An actuator machine will help to move air from outside of the home to the inside.
30 November 2018
Rat-a-tat-tat! What is that noise coming from the basement? If it is your furnace, you have a serious problem! When your furnace suddenly turns into a machine gun, it is not a Transformer, to be sure. It is an appliance that is in serious need of repair. Do not allow the rapid firing noise to continue, as it can cause even more damage than what is currently wrong with your furnace.
18 October 2018
Having a chimney can provide warmth and comfort, but the structure will likely need to be repaired at some point in its life. If you're wondering whether it might be time to ask a professional to do some chimney repairs, these four tips will help you get the most bang for your buck. Identifying Trouble There are a number of potential indicators that something is wrong with a chimney. In cases where water damage has been ongoing, you may see staining of paint or peeling of wallpaper in the interior areas of your home next to the chimney.
18 September 2018
Do you have a boiler in your home? If so, you likely think about its maintenance rarely. This is the case for many homeowners, so you are not alone. Many property owners do not think of their boilers until something goes awry. Perhaps you are wondering how to detect when your boiler is going to malfunction. The following points will help you to understand the potential signs that your boiler is malfunctioning.
17 August 2018
In the heat of summer, the thought of a frozen air conditioner unit may seem appealing. Unfortunately, a frozen unit is not necessarily a good thing, since it means your air conditioning is not working in the most effective or energy efficient manner possible. This guide and your contractor will help you diagnose and repair a frozen AC unit. Signs First, it is important to note that icy buildup on your outdoor unit is a sure sign that your unit is frozen.
17 July 2018
Summer is finally here. If things are heating up in your home, it's time to make some changes. The last thing you want is to wait too long and get stuck with hot temperatures all summer long. It doesn't take much to reduce the temperatures inside your home. However, you do need to act fast if you want to keep things cool this summer. Here are three changes you can make to reduce the heat in your home and keep things comfortable during the hot summer months.
7 June 2018
If you are looking for a way to add an air conditioning system into a house that doesn't already have one, there are a lot of things that you can choose to use to make sure that you get the cool air that you are looking for. One thing you can do is get a ductless air conditioning system installed. Ductless Air Conditioners A ductless air conditioner is made up of at least two parts: you have the indoor blower unit, and the outdoor compressor unit.
28 April 2018
Summers can be sweltering, and you may have a great HVAC system that provides adequate air conditioning to deal with those days. However, if you don't want things to fail during a heatwave, you should be doing some preparation and handling the following tasks before hitting the power switch. Clear Grass and Debris With your last lawn mowing session some months in the past, before you ever power up the HVAC unit, you might want to deal with your grass.
12 March 2018