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Air Conditioning Troubleshooting Guide for Common Issues

Air conditioners are one of the most integral parts of a home once the summer hits, which makes having an air conditioning troubleshooting guide so important. An AC unit can last for a number of years if it’s properly taken care of but sometimes unexpected issues arise that may be difficult to diagnose. Spotting an … Continue reading Air Conditioning Troubleshooting Guide for Common Issues

What is Heat Temperature Sensitivity?

Everybody deals with hot and cold temperatures differently, and for people who have heat temperature sensitivity, the warm weather can leave them feeling awful. Also referred to as heat intolerance, heat sensitivity means a person’s body doesn’t regulate temperature properly. Your body navigates a fine line between cold and hot to keep you comfortable. The … Continue reading What is Heat Temperature Sensitivity?

How Long Can an AC Compressor or Refrigerant Last in Your AC?

The short answer is that your AC compressor and refrigerant should last about 12-15 years, roughly the same as your AC. Learning about these two crucial components, and how to maintain them, can keep your AC running efficiently for its entire lifespan. AC Compressor Your AC compressor is at the core of your air conditioner … Continue reading How Long Can an AC Compressor or Refrigerant Last in Your AC?

The Complete Guide to High Efficiency Furnaces

Lower energy bills. Reducing your carbon footprint. Convenience. You might want to install a high efficiency furnace for a number of reasons. Regardless of why you want (or need) to replace your heating system, we want to help you cover the who, what, when, where, and how of upgrading. What Does High Efficiency Mean? Furnaces … Continue reading The Complete Guide to High Efficiency Furnaces

Are Propane and Natural Gas Environmentally Friendly?

Depending on where you live, you don’t always have a choice between natural gas and propane. However, when you do have a choice, it’s important to look at the environmental impact of each type of fuel and annual fuel costs before choosing. Are propane and natural gas environmentally friendly? Well, both fuels are considered low … Continue reading Are Propane and Natural Gas Environmentally Friendly?

How Do You Know if Your Furnace is High Efficiency?

High efficiency HVAC technology has been recognized as one of the most effective ways to reduce your energy consumption. Energy efficient HVAC units provide the following advantages: • Lower utility bills • Enhanced indoor climate control • Reduced carbon footprint • Efficient and noise-free operation • A longer lifespan for your unit. You may be … Continue reading How Do You Know if Your Furnace is High Efficiency?

Will a Gas Furnace Work Without Electricity? What You Should Know About Your Heating System During a Blackout

Some of the most common questions we hear during a blackout include: Will a gas furnace work without electricity? My gas furnace is not working after a power outage. What should I do? Put your mind at ease knowing there are some things you can do to prepare in case of a blackout or issues … Continue reading Will a Gas Furnace Work Without Electricity? What You Should Know About Your Heating System During a Blackout