Three Issues That Could Impact Your AC System
27 May 2020
There are a variety of issues that can leave your home's air conditioning system unable to effectively function. Being prepared for these problems can greatly improve your ability to keep your home a comfortable place to be during the hotter months of the year. While it may seem like it will be impossible to prepare for all of the problems that your AC system can experience, being familiar with the most likely issues can go a long way towards helping you to effectively control your home's temperature.
What's The Difference Between A Window Unit And A Mini-Split System?
27 April 2020
If you've ever stayed in a hotel, then you've probably encountered mini-split air conditioning systems before. To the layman, these units often look like window units installed into a wall instead of a window. While mini-split systems can superficially resemble a typical window air conditioner, they are wholly different beasts with several key differences.
Like window units, mini-split air conditioners are particularly well-suited to old homes without existing ductwork systems. If you currently use basic window units to cool your house, then a mini-split system may be an upgrade worth considering.
What To Do If Your Gas Furnace Won't Turn On After A Power Outage?
16 March 2020
Have you recently experienced a strong storm? It may have ripped through and caused some damage, and in addition, triggered a power outage. When you went to turn on your gas furnace, it just won't crank on. This can be frustrating, especially when the temperatures are bitter cold outside. Whether you hear it cycling or there is nothing coming from the unit, it's time to do a little minor troubleshooting. If that doesn't work, you'll need to get a furnace repair specialist out to your home right away.
AC Thermostat: Types And When To Replace
21 February 2020
The air conditioning (AC) thermostat is a critical component of the cooling system. The thermostat controls the temperature settings for a comfortable house. Below are some of the types of thermostats available today, and when you should replace your thermostat.
You can get thermostats in these two basic configurations.
Mechanical thermostats require manual operations. You have to operate the thermostat manually to set the temperature you desire or to turn the thermostat on or off.