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7
Oct

4 Causes of Buzzing Noises in Furnaces

We all know what a functioning furnace sounds like, right? Well, maybe not, but your heating system will typically make a dull hum and blow quietly throughout its heating cycle. You may also hear your unit click on and off. Again, this is a sign of normal operation and is no cause for concern. However, you may be alarmed if

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17
Aug

4 Reasons Your Furnace is Making Weird Noises

Typically, the only time homeowners notice a sound coming from their furnace is when it kicks on. At this time a click followed by a low, humming sound can be heard. While it may be normal to hear a furnace making noise at the start of a heating cycle, disruptive sounds that occur throughout the entire heating cycle may indicate

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6
Aug

How Does Humidity Impact the Comfort Of My Home?

Humidity is the presence of moisture or vapor in the air. When most people say, “it feels humid,” they typically refer to outdoor air quality conditions. However, the air inside homes and indoor facilities also have humidity levels. What is a comfortable humidity level to maintain in your living space? While everyone will prefer different levels of humidity, it’s important to

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6
Aug

Should I Replace My Compressor Or Buy a New Air Conditioner?

When the compressor in your air conditioner (AC) fails, it’s recommended that you get a new unit. In addition to being a very difficult part to access, AC compressor replacement can be extremely expensive. This, however, should not be the determining factor when deciding to keep or get a new unit. Let’s discuss the main variables to consider. Replacing a

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7
Jun

7 Signs of An Air Conditioner Refrigerant Leak

While leaky air conditioning refrigerant may not seem problematic, inhalation of coolant can be extremely harmful to your health. Direct contact can cause chemical burns, frostbite, and dizziness. High amounts can even lead to seizures and loss of consciousness. To help you detect issues with your system, we have created a list of signs of an air conditioner refrigerant leak

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10
May

6 Benefits of Installing a Whole-House Humidifier

You think the air inside your house might be a bit dry, so you buy a small humidifier for your living room. After turning it on and letting it run for a few hours, you don’t notice any difference. The main reason you do not notice a change in your air quality is because a small humidifier doesn’t have the

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4
May

Step-By-Step Guide: How to Clean a Central Air Conditioner

The secret to maintaining a long-lasting air conditioner starts with cleaning it. Not only does proper maintenance maximize the efficiency of your central air conditioner, but it also ensures the comfort and safety of your family members. Furthermore, you get the best return of your investment. Whether you schedule regular air conditioner maintenance or prefer to clean it yourself, it’s

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12
Mar

5 Benefits of Radiant Floor Heating Systems

Looking for a heating system that is efficient and safe? Radiant floor heating just might be the answer! This floor heating system has a ton of benefits and can serve as a whole-home heating system or supplemental heating. Before deciding which heating system is best for you, we have compiled a list of 5 benefits of radiant floor heating systems.

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18
Feb

5 Reasons Your Faucet Is Dripping Water & How To Fix It

Did you know that a leaking faucet can waste up to a hundred dollars worth of water? And that’s just a minor leak. A larger faucet leak can waste more than 30 gallons of water a day, putting a significant dent in your wallet. To help you save money, we have compiled a list of 5 causes of leaky faucets

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5
Feb

Ground vs Air-Source Heat Pumps: Benefits & Drawbacks

Comfort is essential to a home. A heat pump helps provide that warm air in the winter and cold air in the summer. Air or ground-source heat pumps could be a viable alternative to furnaces. When a heat pump is installed properly, it can deliver up to three times more heat energy to a home than the electrical energy it

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