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  • 3 Interesting Facts About Heat Pump Water Heaters

    From washing the dishes and doing laundry to taking a shower or bath, a water heater is an imperative appliance for the home. Unfortunately, most homeowners do not place much effort on understanding how their water heater operates. Without proper understanding and maintenance, your water heater may struggle heating water in the most efficient and effective way possible. Thankfully, a heat pump water heater offers enormous benefits that may surprise you.
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  • Is Your AC Running? What To Do If You Can't Stop It

    While you may expect that your home's central air conditioning will function as its intended so long as you have it cleaned regularly, there are still some instances when things can go wrong. Although it's more common for a central air system to fail to turn on, another problem that you might encounter is your central air conditioning system not turning off when it is supposed to. If you're having trouble getting your central air to shut off, here are a few of the things that could be causing it.
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  • Two Essential Jobs For A Productive HVAC System

    Maintaining your HVAC system is something that requires constant attention and care. Most people don't do the required HVAC maintenance in the suggested timeframe. This is true when it comes to everything from heat pump cleaning, filter replacement, duct cleaning, and much more. Obviously, calling an HVAC professional to do all these small jobs is simply not practical. Otherwise, you would be having a professional coming to your house once every couple months to do minor jobs, like replacing the air filters.
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  • Two Important Ways To Maintain Your Heat Pump

    It's not easy to keep your AC system working at 100% efficiency. It is a constant struggle that requires vigilance. Most repairs are difficult, they just need to be done in a timely manner. This article looks at two of the easiest ways you can make to keep up your HVAC system. Cover Your Heat Pump When it comes to a healthy AC system, taking preventative measures is vital. Perhaps the most important thing is making sure the evaporator coils on your heat pump are always kept clean.
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  • Air Conditioning Upgrades To Do In Spring Before Summer Heatwaves Arrive

    Soon the summer heatwaves will be here and you will want to turn your AC up full blast. This also means that you are going to be using a lot more energy to keep your house cool. Spring is a good time to start with upgrades to improve your AC system. Here are some spring air conditioning improvements that you may want to consider for your home before summer heatwaves start:
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  • 5 Mistakes To Avoid To Properly Maintain Your Air Conditioning

    As a homeowner with air conditioning, you want to be sure that it is well maintained so that you can continue keeping your family cool during the hot summer months. To ensure that you are properly maintaining your AC, you will want to avoid the following five mistakes: Not Setting Up a Regularly Scheduled Inspection:  Before summer begins, it's important that you schedule regular inspections to be done by a professional.
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  • Can You Install An Air Conditioner With Your Current Furnace?

    If your home currently has forced air heating and you want air conditioning, the easiest solution is often to add a central air conditioner to your system. However, adding central air with an existing furnace does have its intricacies, and HVAC companies often prefer to replace the furnace and AC unit together. Simply adding an AC unit to your current furnace might be an option – depending on a few factors.
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  • 3 Tips for Choosing a Heating System for a Children's Playroom

    Having a playroom in your home for your children to spend time in can be a great idea. Not only do you confine their toys and messes to a certain location, but your children will also have their own space where they can let their creativity roam. Ensuring that the playroom is properly heated is one of the first things you should do before decorating it. Here are 3 tips to keep in mind when choosing a heating system.
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  • Climate Control And COPD

    While many people find that living without AC in the summer and proper heating in the winter to be extremely uncomfortable, others truly cannot survive without adequate climate control. This fact is particularly true to those people suffering from COPD. If you or a family member have this condition, you must work with your HVAC professional to keep your system working properly. COPD Triggers Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease means that sufferers cannot properly inhale or exhale oxygen.
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  • Freezing Air Condensing Coils

    Sometimes during the summer your air conditioner starts to freeze up. When that happens, your air conditioner doesn't work right, doesn't cool your house, and could potentially be damaged. There are several things that can cause the condenser coils on your air conditioner to freeze. Those things can include limited air flow and dirty condenser coils. Most of the problems are easily fixed, but if the problem continues, you will need to have an AC repair person to come out to your house to check the system and see what's going on.
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