HVAC service

March 26, 2019

Ensure Home Comfort with This Spring Cleaning Checklist

Do you have a checklist for your spring cleaning? Making a list can help keep you organized when warmer weather rolls around and it’s time to get your house and yard in order. There’s something about writing down your tasks that helps us remain committed to actually doing them. And then, when the mission is accomplished, you can tick each item off. One task you should add to your list, if you’re not doing it already, is some preparation for […]
March 21, 2019

Your Spring HVAC Preparation To-Do List

The arrival of spring signals that it’s time to get your HVAC system ready for the coming cooling season. Preparing your HVAC before the heat and humidity settle in primes it to run efficiently and reliably, so you can enjoy a comfortable home all summer long. Here are some key spring HVAC tasks to tackle: Replace Your Air Filter A clean air filter helps maintain the airflow that keeps your HVAC system working properly. Going forward, check the filter every […]
November 10, 2015

Water Heater Maintenance: Have a Pro Flush the Sediment

It is easy for homeowners to forget about a water heater unless something goes wrong. However, water heaters need regular maintenance in order to work safely and efficiently. An important part of this is flushing out the sediment. Here is why you should have a professional flush your tank every six months. Sediment Reduces Energy Efficiency Water contains naturally-occurring minerals and in time, these minerals separate from water and settles at the bottom of the tank. As this debris collects, […]
January 9, 2014

Understanding How Your Heat Pump and Programmable Thermostat Work Together

A heat pump is an efficient way to condition homes in our Southern climate because temperatures seldom fall below freezing for any great length of time. However, it’s important to realize that when they’re in the heating mode, they work differently than a gas furnace does. Heat pumps rely on heat energy in the outdoor air to heat your home, while a gas furnace uses fuel combustion to create warmth. Sometimes when it’s cold outdoors, heat pumps don’t have enough available […]