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February 11, 2020

Here Are the Best Ways to Keep Your HVAC Unit from Overheating

There are few things worse than an overheating HVAC system. Best-case scenario, it trips the circuit breaker, which has to be reset. It can also cause more serious damage that needs to be addressed. Here are some signs that your system is overheating — and how to prevent it. Signs of Overheating Overheating is often the result of overwork. Therefore, one of the signs is low or no airflow coming from your registers. If the system is on but the […]
September 13, 2018

Can Your HVAC Fight Back-to-School Germs?

With cold and flu season just around the corner, it’s not too early to explore the idea of fighting germs with HVAC equipment. It is possible and it’s one of the easiest and most effective ways to lower transmission rates of bacterial and viral illnesses in your home. Upgraded filters, humidity control and UV (ultraviolet) lights all help to eliminate the spread of infectious diseases.   Air Filtration Bacteria range in size from .3 to 60 microns and viruses from […]
September 11, 2018

How to Maintain Your HVAC for the Fall

Before it’s time to switch the thermostat from cool to heat, don’t neglect fall HVAC maintenance. The same things that you do to keep the A/C running efficiently will keep it running smoothly all winter long. Besides saving money on heating costs throughout the winter, you’ll know that your system is running safely.   Do-It-Yourself Maintenance   Change the air filter if it’s clogged from heavy summertime use. A dirty air filter during any season will harm your system’s components […]
September 4, 2018

Leaves and Your HVAC Unit

As the fall season arrives, you can expect to have leaves falling around your outdoor HVAC unit. While you might be tempted to wait until they’ve all fallen before raking them up, keep in mind that they can end up causing trouble for your HVAC system. Keep these outdoor HVAC unit protection tips in mind, so you can ensure optimal efficiency and a lower risk of repairs for your HVAC unit.   Remove Leaves Around the Unit As leaves fall […]