Your Furnace's Last Winter

Winter is the time for your furnace to shine, but it also a time when a lot of pressure is placed on your furnace. It is possible that after a few too many winters that it may be time for your furnace to go to the great place for furnaces in the sky. The key is to know whether it is time for a tune-up or if your furnace is really ready for retirement. [Read More]

How To Clean Your Condenser Coils

Cleaning your condenser coils is a vital job that you should not neglect. It is one of the few things you can do on your own to help ensure that your condenser is functioning properly. The condenser unit is a vital part of any central AC system. If it is not properly maintained, you will experience reduced airflow and increased energy consumption. This article explains the best way to clean your condenser coils. [Read More]

2 HVAC Problems That Can Occur Due to a Faulty Expansion Valve

A central air conditioner runs due to chemical refrigerant that moves through the outdoor condensing unit and then through supply lines into the air handler within your home. There the refrigerant finishes the cooling process in the evaporator coils. An expansion valve guards the point where the supply lines feed into the coils and performs vital functions and protections without which air conditioning systems can suffer serious problems. What are some of the HVAC problems that can occur due to a faulty expansion valve? [Read More]

Four Common AC Problems That Pets Can Cause and How to Avoid Them

One of the best ways to keep your AC in working condition is with preventative maintenance. There might actually be things your pet is doing to lessen the usability of your AC unit overall. Here are four common AC problems that pets can cause and how to avoid them. 1. Rusting and Corroding of the External AC Unit If your cat or dog spends time outdoors, they might be territorial of the area around your home. [Read More]