winter

September 28, 2017

Tip to Prepare Your Home’s HVAC for Winter

Cold weather may still be a few months away, but it’s not too early to start getting your heating system ready for the cooler season. Here are some tips you can use for effective HVAC winter prep: Change the air filters It’s always a good idea to start a new season with fresh, clean air filters in your HVAC system. Filters improve indoor air quality by trapping and holding particles of dust, pollen, fibers, and other material. If your air […]
January 7, 2016

Here’s How You Can Avoid Frozen Pipes in Your Home this Winter

Deep freezes are rare in Georgia, but we know they can sometimes happen. Here in the South, homeowners are often inexperienced with frozen pipes. Couple that with the fact that homes are often not built to protect pipes from winter’s worst, and you can have an expensive disaster on your hands. Here’s what can happen when temperatures plummet, and how to avoid it. How Pipes Freeze Pipes freeze when temperatures fall low enough to turn the water in them to […]