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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 […]
September 5, 2017

Fall HVAC Maintenance Checklist To-Dos

Summer is almost over. Soon you’ll switch from running your A/C to running your furnace. However, since your furnace has been sitting dormant for almost a year, it’s important to perform an inspection and general fall maintenance before putting using it again, in order to make sure it’s running efficiently.   The most important thing is to call an HVAC professional to perform your annual tuneup, but there are a few things you can do yourself as well, to get […]
August 1, 2017

What Elements are Essential for HVAC Design?

Having modern, energy-efficient heating and cooling equipment is important if you hope to have a comfortable home that’s doesn’t cost a fortune to condition. However, another crucial ingredient in a modern household is proper HVAC design.   Following are some key characteristics of good residential HVAC design: A correctly sized cooling or heating system Your contractor should insist upon conducting a heating or cooling load calculation (depending on the system) that takes into account your home’s size and layout, energy […]
July 31, 2017

How Ceiling Fans Benefit Your Home

Don’t take that ceiling fan whirling above your head for granted. During the cooling season, a ceiling fan offers a number of benefits in addition to helping keep you cool. An operating ceiling fan, or any fan really, creates a cooling effect for anyone in the path of the moving air. This helps relieve some of the pressure on your air conditioning system, which won’t have to work so hard to provide all the cooling in a home.   This […]