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September 19, 2017

Why the Right HVAC Placement is Key

You just bought a new HVAC system. Now where do you put it? In the attic or the basement? On the roof, or on the ground? You may not realize it, but the placement of your unit can impact its performance and efficiency. Here are a few tips for optimal HVAC placement: Outdoors Most modern A/Cs have both indoor and outdoor units. For HVAC placement, we’ll start with the outdoor. On a hot day, direct sunlight can heat up your […]
September 14, 2017

Benefits of Getting a Duct Cleaning After Summer

A lot can happen inside the ductwork of an HVAC system during an average summer. If your HVAC ducts haven’t been used as part of your indoor cooling system, they might be dirtier than you expect, and contaminated with material that could reduce your indoor air quality or even make you and your family ill. Take the following factors into consideration when deciding whether to have a duct cleaning performed after summer. What Can Happen to Ducts? If your HVAC […]
September 12, 2017

How HOA Affects Your HVAC Requirements

The Homeowners Association (HOA) for your condo may have some things to say about the way your property looks and how you maintain it. But the tradeoff is, if something breaks down in so-called “common areas” in your complex (i.e. areas shared and accessed by all residents), then it’s the HOA’s responsibility to fix it. Furthermore, what you may not realize is that those common areas include things like central air and ductwork.   So what, exactly, are they required […]
September 7, 2017

Ways Rain Could Affect Your Home’s HVAC System

When it comes to rain, it always seems as if there’s too much or not enough. In our region, heavy rainfall can sometimes cause big problems with our homes, our landscapes — and even the HVAC system. Learn all about possible rain effects on HVAC systems by reading the following. How Rain Can Impact Your HVAC System The side of your HVAC system that is most likely to be affected by rain is the outdoor section of the air conditioner […]