What Determines The Location Of Your AC Compressor

If you are going to be having central air conditioning installed at your home, you may be wondering where the compressor unit will be installed outside your home. While the unit can go almost anywhere, some thought does go into where it should go for an optimal location. The following factors will be considered as part of the decision. Your Local Laws The first thing an HVAC contractor is going to do is determine what local laws could affect the placement of the condenser. [Read More]

4 Reasons You Should Have Your HVAC Ducts Cleaned

Proper maintenance is the key to keeping your HVAC system in good working order. However, you may not know that duct cleaning is an integral part of HVAC maintenance. It can be a lot of work, so don't feel like you need to do it yourself. There are duct cleaning services that will be happy to assist you. Here are four reasons you should have your ducts cleaned: 1. Prevent mold growth [Read More]

When and How to Get Your HVAC Cleaned

Cleaning your HVAC system is important for health reasons and to ensure the proper functioning of the system. A dirty HVAC system can spread dust, mold, and other airborne particles throughout your house. If dirt ends up on certain parts of your HVAC system, it can reduce the performance of these parts. This may cause the system to operate inefficiently, resulting in faster degradation. What is the best time to clean your HVAC system and how can you ensure your system is properly cleaned? [Read More]

Four Parts Of Your Furnace That Can Become Damaged

Furnace problems can be a bit of a mystery if you do not know what the different parts are. Here are four furnace components that can potentially stop working and prevent you from getting heat. Damaged Control Board A control board is not common in very old furnaces, but you'll find them in any modern furnace that you can buy today. You can tell if you have a damaged control board if the furnace demonstrating odd behavior, like turning on the air conditioner while the furnace is running. [Read More]