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February 17, 2015

Tips for Protecting Tankless Water Heaters in Freezing Weather

With professional sizing and installation, tankless water heaters are ideal heating solutions for many household hot water needs. Like storage water heaters, measures must be implemented to protect tankless water heaters from pipe damage caused by freezing temperatures. Here’s what needs to be done: Protecting Tankless Water Heaters Tankless water heaters are available as electric-powered models or natural-gas-powered models. As long as the heater (heating element or combustion component) is on, it’s not at risk of freezing when outside temperatures dip below 32 degrees. […]
February 12, 2015

Maintenance 101: Have a Pro Inspect Your HVAC System

Your HVAC system is one of the most costly investments and sources of energy consumption in your home. Yet, neglected and dirty HVAC systems are the primary reason for service calls and system failures. Bring in a pro to inspect your ductwork system this season, and enjoy lower energy bills and greater comfort all year-round. Thermostat Controls Your HVAC pro will test your thermostat in all modes. With your system running, your technician will listen for unusual noises caused by rattling ducts or grinding blower bearings. Popping and […]
February 10, 2015

Signs You Should Get Your A/C Ducts Cleaned

Your A/C ducts convey conditioned air through your HVAC system and living space. Recirculation of conditioned air generally occurs many times a day during peak season. The more efficient your ducts are designed and maintained, the greater comfort you’ll enjoy with lower energy bills. If your ducts haven’t been inspected or cleaned recently, keep reading so you can tell when you should get your A/C ducts cleaned. Signs Ducts Need Cleaning A/C ducts can become contaminated with dirt, debris, mold, vermin waste, pests and more. The […]
February 5, 2015

The Importance of Air Filter Replacement

Your HVAC system’s air filter is essential for maintaining your home’s indoor air quality. Without it, you’re breathing in a host of allergens and contaminants, from dust mites and mold to bacteria and mildew. Unfortunately, many homeowners tend to neglect their filters, letting them clog up. This not only increases air pollution, it can also restrict airflow and put undue strain on your system, shortening its lifespan. In order to avoid these issues, your system needs regular air filter replacement. Choosing an Air […]