Many HVAC Contractors Recommend Smart Thermostats

For many families, a smart thermostat makes sense. Your television and your lights are 'smart,' so why shouldn't your HVAC system be "smart" as well? You may be surprised to learn that a smart thermostat is not far out of reach. Here is what you need to know about smart thermostats for your HVAC system. How Does a Smart Thermostat Work? A smart thermostat works by connecting to the Wi-Fi network of a home. Read More 

3 Types Of Air Conditioner Damage That Can Be Caused By Lightning

You may wonder about the safety of your air conditioner when it's stormy with frequent lightning. Lightning could hit your AC condenser directly, or it could strike and affect the wiring in your home. In either case, the storm could put your AC out of service until you've had repairs done. Here's a look at three types of damage a lightning storm might cause your air conditioner. 1. Physical Damage To The AC Read More 

Why Is Your Furnace Not Distributing Heat Properly?

If your furnace isn't distributing heat to every room in your home, you might have a problem with your air ducts and zone dampers. In order for heat to reach each room in your house properly, it must travel through a network of air ducts, dampers, and air vents. If one of the components is closed or blocked, warm air can become trapped inside the system. Some of the spaces in your house won't receive any heat at all. Read More 

Avoid The Cracks: Problems That May Cause Your Heat Exchanger To Crack

If you have a gas furnace in your home, make sure the heat exchanger doesn't have problems. The heat exchanger ensures that there's enough heated air to flow through your home. If your heat exchanger cracks, you can experience a variety of problems. The worse being carbon monoxide release. Unfortunately, carbon monoxide can cause deadly consequences for you and your family. If your heat exchanger does crack, have it replaced as soon as possible. Read More 

Seasonal Care of Your Air Conditioner

The weather is warming up, and summer is right around the corner. This is the perfect time to make sure your air conditioner is ready to go. You have some things to do before you turn it on, or you can run the risk of damaging it. Here is a checklist that you want to follow to make sure you have properly maintained the air conditioning system and taken all the steps possible to ensure you can cool your home efficiently and effectively. Read More