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  • 7 Common Causes of No Hot Water

    If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance it’s because you just had a breathtakingly cold shower or turned on the faucet to discover that your house doesn’t have hot water. It’s an irritating scenario, but don’t stress. Learning the most frequent causes of no hot water is the... Continue reading

    Plumbing
  • The secret to a smooth running AC

    The majority of your utility bill is attributed to your heating and cooling system (about 65%), but the most minuscule part, such as an air filter, is so crucial in keeping the overall HVAC system operating efficiently. While also protecting occupants within the area the system is supplying air... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • What to Know About the New Federal Regulations for Energy Efficiency

    The Department of Energy (DOE) frequently releases new rules aimed at reducing energy consumption and pollution in the United States. With the latest 2023 HVAC regulatory changes now in effect, you may wonder how these changes impact new air conditioning systems, energy efficiency and the need to... Continue reading

    Alternative Energy
  • What Is a Blower Motor?

    When troubleshooting HVAC problems, you might run across the term “blower motor” and wonder how that fits into your system. This crucial part of your HVAC acts as the lungs of your heating and cooling system. The blower motor powers the flow of heated and cooled air, ensuring your home stays... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • Understanding the New SEER 2 Rating and Why It Matters

    Energy efficiency is more than just a buzzword; it’s a critical consideration for homeowners who are intent on saving money and who also want to support environmental sustainability. The introduction of new SEER 2 rating standards in 2023 marks a substantial shift in how we look at cooling... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • 15 Ways to Reduce Air Conditioning Costs

    Are you weighed down by skyrocketing utility expenses this summer? To slash AC costs without sacrificing comfort, you should adopt energy-saving routines, implement low-cost changes and make strategic long-term investments. Here are 15 proven techniques to use. Adopt Good Energy... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • 10 Questions to Ask an HVAC Contractor

    Selecting the right HVAC contractor to replace or service your home comfort system can seem intimidating. That choice is noteworthy because the contractor you hire greatly impacts your HVAC system’s quality, longevity and efficiency for years to come. To make it easier for you to come to an... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • What HVAC Energy-Efficiency Ratings Mean

    Are you contrasting the efficiency ratings of new HVAC systems? Perhaps you’re just curious to understand the rating on your current HVAC system. Either way, you can find the efficiency rating and estimated yearly operating costs by looking at the yellow Energy Guide sticker on the side of... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need?

    Whether you’re building a new home or replacing your existing heating and cooling system, there is one question you’re bound to ponder: what size air conditioner do I need? Buying the correct air conditioner size is a balancing act. Too large, and you could face poor humidity control and... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • 10 Air Conditioning Myths That May Cost You More Money

    Your air conditioning equipment works hard to keep you cool, especially on hot days during the summer. Unfortunately, many people believe several air conditioning myths, causing an unnecessary strain on their wallets. Let’s get to the truth of these myths to help you make informed actions when... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • Top 10 Tips to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

    There’s almost nothing worse than having to deal with a broken air conditioner in a heatwave. The first signs of an upcoming breakdown may be subtle—weird noises, odd smells or diminished cooling. Before you know it, these small issues grow into full-blown system failures. However, with a bit... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • SEER Ratings Guide

    If you’re shopping for a new air conditioning system, you perhaps have stumbled on the term “SEER rating.” Ever wonder what a SEER rating is and why it matters? Use this SEER rating guide to educate yourself on everything you ought to know concerning AC efficiency ratings and the latest... Continue reading

    Cooling