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Exploring HVAC Maintenance and Repairs

Hi there, my name is Michelle. I created this site to talk to you about maintaining your HVAC system on your own and with help from contractors. Your HVAC system controls the temperature and air quality in your home. When this system starts to malfunction, you may notice a decrease in your comfort levels. You can perform preventative maintenance to keep this system running year round. From these posts you'll hopefully be able to learn about DIY and professional maintenance tasks that need to be performed regularly. My site will also cover common faults and repairs for HVAC components. Thank you.

3 Tips For Saving Money When Replacing Your Home’s Air Conditioning Unit

If you live in a hot climate, you probably love having an air conditioner during the summer months, but the time will come when your current air conditioning unit needs to be replaced. Air conditioning units are not cheap, and on top of purchasing the unit, you also need to consider the cost to have your new air conditioner professionally installed. The cost of buying a new air conditioner and having it installed can cost thousands of dollars, so for most homeowners, it is a major expense. Read More 

Double-Check Your HVAC After A Hailstorm

If you live in an area that is prone to hail, your HVAC system might be vulnerable to hail damage. After a severe hail storm, there are several professionals you might need to contact, including your HVAC installation technician. Have Your HVAC Inspected Afterward An air conditioning repair technician can come out and inspect the damage. In some cases, you're best off having your HVAC system removed and a new one installed depending on the extent of the damage. Read More 

Dealing With A Frozen Air Conditioner? Here’s How To Handle It

One moment, you're basking in the awesome comfort of your air conditioning system. The next, you're wondering why the inside of your A/C unit looks like the inside of your freezer. It's not uncommon for hard-working A/C units to suffer from heavy frost or ice buildup, but the end result can leave you sweating on the hottest of days. Read on to learn the causes of a frozen A/C system and how you can fix it. Read More 

Keeping Your Furnace Running Optimally Through The Rest Of Winter

By this time of the year, the furnace that heats your home has provided you with hours of warmth. If the heating bill has gotten out of hand, there's some things that you'll need to have checked and consider doing to ensure that the system is running as efficiently as possible for the rest of this winter season. Here, you'll find a short list of things to do to help ensure that your furnace keeps heating until spring finally arrives. Read More 

Why Is My Home Not Getting Enough Cold Air?

Does your HVAC system suddenly feel like it is not producing enough cold air during the summer? If so, it's a problem you'll want to get to the bottom of very quickly. Here are some reasons that can be causing your home to feel warmer than usual. Installing New Room Sensors One new innovation with smart thermostats is that it allows you to put temperature sensors throughout your home. Normally, you are limited to having the HVAC system read the temperature at the location of the thermostat, but this is no longer the case. Read More