heating season

October 29, 2019

Boost Your Energy Efficiency by Preventing Heat Loss This Winter

As the winter months close in, now is a great time to start thinking about ways that you can improve your energy efficiency by preventing home heat loss. There are several techniques you can use to make this happen, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few common favorites: Keep Doors and Windows Closed As you can imagine, open doors and windows release a ton of heat and will absolutely devastate your home’s energy efficiency, especially the ones that lead outside. […]
October 24, 2019

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

Most people think of the winter season as the time of snowfall and big holidays, but every homeowner knows that it is also the time when you must pay close attention to your heating equipment. This is why we’ve put together a quick list of winter preparation tips that you should get started on right now. Schedule a Technician The first thing that you should do before the winter season really kicks into gear is schedule maintenance with a qualified […]
January 5, 2017

Speak the Lingo of HVAC During Heating Season

The fact that the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) industry identifies itself using an acronym should give you some hint that your NATE-certified HVAC contractor is probably going to use some industry lingo. Here are some of the common terms used during the heating season. Air Handler An air handler is a component of a split-system heat pump that is typically located in a closet or your basement. The air handler’s case contains a blower fan, evaporator coil, condensate […]