The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your HVAC System

A close-up of an outdoor HVAC unit.

As winter fades and the gentle warmth of spring shows itself in a few 70 and 80-degree Fahrenheit days, it’s a reminder that the seasons are changing — and so should our approach to home maintenance. It’s time to turn your attention to your HVAC system. This intricate system is responsible for keeping us cool […]

Ductwork Design Mistakes That Experts Can Prevent

Ductwork and pipes along a ceiling.

Ductwork serves as the circulatory system of your home or building. But those intricate elements of ductwork you see above your property aren’t something that HVAC experts throw together without thought. Proper ductwork design is responsible for the efficient distribution of heated or cooled air throughout the space, ensuring comfort in every corner. However, several […]

The Indicators of Ineffective Ductwork Design

The inside of ductwork.

Your home’s ductwork might be out of sight, but it should never be out of mind. This network of tubes in your walls, floors, and ceilings carries the air from your heating and cooling system into each room. But what happens when this crucial system isn’t working as effectively as it should? And more importantly, […]

6 Ways to Prevent Indoor Air Pollution

Plants and a lantern situated near a window.

Did you know that according to the Environmental Protection Agency, the air inside our homes can be up to five times more polluted than outside air? Yes, you read that right. From the dust that settles on your bookshelf to the pet dander that floats in the air, from the aerosols we spray around to […]

What Is a Good SEER Rating for My New AC?

Six AC units installed outdoors.

As we brace ourselves for another sweltering summer, the efficiency of our air conditioning units becomes a topic of great importance. One key factor that determines an AC’s efficiency is its Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) rating. But what exactly is a good SEER rating for your new AC? This question can leave many homeowners […]

4 HVAC Troubleshooting Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

a woman in an orange shirt on the phone adjusting her HVAC system

There’s nothing better than spending time with family during the winter — and nothing worse than having an HVAC system that refuses to work on the coldest days of the year. Heating systems can be complicated, and knowing exactly what’s causing an issue with a heater can be tricky. However, there are several common culprits […]

Should I Insulate My Old Ducts or Install New Ones?

An HVAC tech words on a new duct installation.

The energy needed for heating and cooling a home makes up a large percentage of electricity bills, so finding ways to improve HVAC system efficiency is a great way to save money. For that reason, having reliable ductwork is important. When they’re old and inefficient, ducts can waste energy and cost you more in the […]

Why Is My AC Freezing Up?

A frozen indoor air handler in a home.

Is your AC freezing up? Isn’t that what it’s supposed to do? While this may not sound like a big deal, it can be startling to notice ice collecting on your unit. Fortunately, a frozen AC is a fairly common issue for homeowners, but that doesn’t mean you want to ignore it entirely. With help […]

Ways to Save on HVAC Costs This Spring

woman opening curtains and looking out window

Winter has come to an end, and now’s the time to enjoy the spring! Chirping birds, sunny weather, and blooming flowers make springtime a season to look forward to. Something else you might be looking forward to is changing from heating your house to cooling it, and that means switching off the heat and reaching […]