A heat pump is a device that can cool or heat your home by moving heat from a certain source to a different location. During warm seasons, the unit diverts heat from your house to the outdoors. The opposite happens in cold seasons. Heat pumps work extremely well in heating or cooling a home or … Continue reading How Much Does It Cost to Install or Replace A Heat Pump?
According to a study conducted by Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, people are spending more on residential remodeling projects each year but see little return on their investments. The numbers are quite concerning, given the fact that home improvements could cost anywhere from a few hundred to thousands of dollars. However, a sure way … Continue reading Adding Home Value By Making HVAC Upgrades
Even the most experienced DIYers know when it’s time to call in the experts especially when it comes to HVAC systems. Unlike other smaller DIY projects, maintaining or repairing HVAC systems can be tricky. There are a lot of things that could go wrong. Aside from that, there’s no assurance that you can fix the … Continue reading HVAC Repair: Do You Need It?
There are a number of factors that affect the efficiency of your HVAC system. The lack of maintenance, overall condition of the entire system, and a bunch of smaller factors all play a role in efficiency. Apart from major aspects of the system, there are smaller, yet equally important factors that must also be highlighted. … Continue reading HVAC Filters And Their Importance
Did you know that the strange noises you can hear coming from your HVAC system may actually be signs of problems? Depending on the type of sound that you hear, there could be a corresponding problem. These noises are the reason that you should always give time to have your HVAC professionally maintained. If in … Continue reading Your HVAC: Is It Making Strange Noises?
It’s fun to bathe in the summer heat when you’re on the beach. However, too much heat when you’re at home doesn’t sound good at all. It’s this time of year where most homes crank up their HVAC systems. But, unfortunately, that comes with a cost. Energy bills rise during the summer and it’s because … Continue reading How To Reduce HVAC Energy Costs This Summer
If you do not want to pay f or costly repairs, you need to have your HVAC unit maintained properly. Any pooling or leaking water around your unit should be dealt with immediately. Turn off your system right away once you discover a leak as this can prevent water from causing further damage to your … Continue reading What Causes A Leaky HVAC Unit?
If you need to purchase a new HVAC system or have your existing one replaced, you are facing a huge financial investment. When getting a quote, the next question you need to ask is where you can find a good deal. It means taking out a significant amount of cash on your savings or you … Continue reading Money Saving Tips On A New HVAC System
A lot of people are asking why is duct cleaning so important. The answer is simple – just like everything else in your house, air ducts get dirty. Apart from typical build up of dirt and dust found in every home with air ducts, there are several factors that will increase the need to have … Continue reading Why Is Duct Cleaning Important?
Although DIY is a great concept for attempting to build a coffee table or converting an ordinary jar into a creative and colorful centerpiece, there are certain repairs or projects that need the technical know-how of a trained expert. Once something goes terribly wrong in your home, it can be very tempting to try to … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Do DIY HVAC Repairs