HVAC Problem Areas
Raise your hand if you have a room or area of the house that is never the right temperature? This is a common problem people run into with their HVAC systems. If a house isn’t properly ducted, doesn’t have the right system or your heating/cooling zone is rather large, you are going to run into […]
Gas vs. Electric: Which Home Heating System Should You Choose?
If your furnace has reached the end of its lifespan and you’re preparing to install a new heating system, you’re probably debating which home heating fuel to use. Should you go with a natural gas furnace or an electrical heating system? There many different factors to consider: installation costs, operating costs, efficiency and environmental impact. […]
Heat Pump vs. Furnace: What’s the difference?
When talking about your home heating, most people use the term furnace as a sort of generic term, kind of like we do with band-aids or Kleenex. Not everyone uses a furnace to heat their home. Some use a heat pump instead of a furnace to heat their homes. But what is the difference?
What Does That Mean?
In every business there are terms or acronyms that are used. They are meant to make things easier, but when you are an outsider to the business it can be a little confusing at times. Not sure what in the world HVAC, AC and HVACR mean? Don’t just nod like you know; instead, read on […]
The Perfect Furnace Temperature
No matter if you believe the Farmer’s Almanac, a national weather service or your cousin Vern’s winter weather predictions, the cold weather is on its way. It will be cold and there will be storms, and you need to be ready for them. People are always asking what temperature they should set their thermostats to […]
Equipment Hide and Seek
In a world full of Pinterest, DIY shows and websites like Houzz, it’s hard not to want to make every square inch of your home look its best. We know that a furnace or water heater may not go with your decorating, but they are pretty darn important. But what if they happen to be […]
New Home With An Old Furnace
When in the market for a new home, the status of the HVAC system is always on the docket. Did you find your dream home only to realize that the furnace is past its prime? Here are a few tips on what to do if you are looking to purchase a home with an older […]
Best time to replace your air conditioner
When is the best time to purchase an air conditioner? The easy and obvious answer is, when it breaks and it’s no longer worth fixing! But, planning for next summer is another great option. Look, we know we are nearing the end of summer, at least when it comes to kids going back to school, […]
Dehumidifier Pros and Cons
Dehumidifier Pros and Cons Lately, we have had high humidity here in Indiana. The air has been thick and hot making us feel sluggish. If it is hot and humid outside, we all want to make sure we keep our home feeling comfortable. A dehumidifier can be just the thing to keep your home’s humidity […]
We know many of you have a dehumidifier whirring away in your home, helping to eliminate that wet and musty smell. Did you know that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled 5.6 million dehumidifiers this year by Gree and Midrea? These Gree and Midrea dehumidifiers are sold under many different popular retail names. […]