What does HVAC Mean?

What Does HVAC Mean?

You hear the term all of the time – HVAC. What does it stand for and mean? Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) are the main components for managing the heated or cooled air running through your home. Most homes have two systems – one …

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What Is SEER Rating?

Whether you’re buying a new air conditioner or getting an upgrade, the SEER rating is one you are likely to see mentioned. SEER – Seasonal Energy Efficient Ratio – is a measurement of the amount of cooling power the air conditioner produces with a single …

Air Filter Buying Guide

One of the most common things you’re told about maintaining your home’s HVAC system is to replace the air filter. That seems simple enough until you try to do so and you’re unsure what to buy or how to do so. Manufacturers do a good …

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Why Is My Room So Hot?

We know the feeling: no matter what temperature the rest of your home is, your bedroom always seems to be too hot. On a hot summer day, it’s not uncommon for your bedroom or another commonly-used room in your home to feel 10 degrees warmer …

Electric Furnace Vs. Gas Furnace

Whether it’s time to replace your furnace or, simply, you want to get ahead of emergency repairs and replacements, you’ve got a lot to consider—specifically, whether you’ll opt for electric or gas. Both have unique benefits, opportunities to save money and, overall, differences in how …

Mini-Split Reasons

Controlling your indoor climate can be a challenge—it’s not uncommon for one room to be cool and comfortable, and another to be stifling. Try to balance the temperatures and, chances are, you’ll wind up overcorrecting—not to mention overpaying for your heating and cooling.  Increasingly, more …

Heating And Cooling Tips For Older Homes

Old houses can be an incredible investment—and an incredible place to call “home.” However, they aren’t without their challenges, especially when it comes to keep spaces cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Given that older homes don’t tend to have modern additions—everything …

Why Does My A/C System Make Loud Noises?

Sometimes owning a home means trying to decipher the latest banging, dripping or clanking. While diagnosing issues based on sound isn’t always the most effective approach, it can often help you determine the type of issue you’re dealing with so you can tap the right …

4 Simple Ways a Programmable Thermostat Saves You Money

Automation is the future of efficiency and affordability—especially on the home front. One of the simplest ways to start leveraging automation is with a programmable thermostat, These low-cost intelligent upgrades are ideal improvements over go-to manual systems, driving down energy usage and saving you money. …