Ways to Keep Your Family Safe this Holiday Season During the holiday season, the family is at home, the in-laws are visiting, and everyone is looking to relax. With more people regularly in your home, there is also a higher risk of an accident occurring. It is better to air on the side of […]
Do Air Ducts Need Cleaning Regularly?
Do Air Ducts Need Cleaning Regularly? Ever asked yourself: Should I get my air ducts cleaned? Unlike chimney maintenance, or an HVAC tune-up, which should be done once a year, you don’t need regular cleaning of your air vents. The EPA reports that there has been no conclusive research on the cleaning of […]
5 Ways to Avoid Being Too Cold This Winter
HOA 5 Ways to avoid being cold with winter Humid Air You may be surprised to learn that houses with more humidity will retain heat better. Adding a humidifier will make your house warmer because the water in the air is able to retain more heat. Now we’re not talking about making your house […]
Will an HOA affect HVAC Requirements?
Will an HOA affect HVAC Requirements? In short: Yes! Homeowners Associations (HOAs), especially those in newer neighborhoods, will often have rules about HVAC units. There are many benefits to living with an HOA, but when it comes to installation, knowing what regulations are in place can be tricky. Common HOA Restrictions Typically, […]
Heat pump vs Air conditioner: What’s right for you?
Heat pump vs Air conditioner: What’s right for you? Learn the differences and how to choose the best for your home Tired of the heat? An air conditioner sounds like the answer to your problems; but could there be another option? Heat pumps and air conditioners work with the same parts. Both use refrigerants. […]
How to Prepare Your HVAC for Fall
How to Prepare Your HVAC for Fall 10 tips on how you can be sure you’re ready for the colder months While these are a few basic tips to get your home ready for the winter months, our certified HVAC technicians have an even longer list of ways they can make sure your system […]
Problems that Come Up with Dirty Air Ducts
Problems that Come Up with Dirty Air Ducts When you have dirt in your air ducts, you might not consider the problem to be too dangerous or impactful at home. But, the truth is that dirty air ducts are linked with numerous health issues and structural challenges across the home space. To help explain the […]
Is Your AC Blowing Hot Air? Here is Why!
Is Your AC Blowing Hot Air? Here is Why! There is nothing more frustrating than when you are hot, and you can’t get relief. You should be able to retreat indoors and expect to be greeted with a refreshing blast of cool air. But what happens when that blast of air is hot? It’s so […]
How To Get Your Air Conditioning Ready For A Hot Summer
How To Get Your Air Conditioning Ready For A Hot Summer We’re seeing the end of spring draw near for the nation’s capital. That means that the days are getting longer, school is soon going to be out, and there will be plenty of time for vacations, great weather for outdoor activities, and, of course, […]
These Easy Monthly HVAC Maintenance Tips Will Prevent Costly Repairs
These Easy Monthly HVAC Maintenance Tips Will Prevent Costly Repairs Replacing your whole HVAC system is a major expense, and it is usually one that takes you by surprise. Avoid having your system fail right when you need it most to keep cool this summer. By making a list every month and dedicating a couple […]