Is A Heating And Cooling System Maintenance Plan Necessary?

There are many steps you can take to guarantee that your home's heating and cooling system is properly working throughout the year. One of those is to have a maintenance plan from your HVAC contractor. If you are unsure if a plan is right for you, here is what you need to know.   What Is in a Maintenance Plan?  Heating and cooling maintenance plans, or a service contract, is basically an agreement between you and your HVAC contractor that he or she will provide maintenance services to your system. [Read More]

Why Summer Is The Right Time To Have Your Heating System Serviced

You might not need to use your heating system right now, but it doesn't hurt to have it prepared for the upcoming fall and winter. Right now is actually a good opportunity to have your heating system thoroughly inspected by a trusted and experienced HVAC technician. There are plenty of reasons why you should have your furnace inspected right now instead of waiting until the end of summer to have it done. [Read More]

Going From Steam Radiators To Baseboard Heating

If your home has steam radiators one big benefit is the fact that your home can be heated to your preferred temperature in a very short period of time. Cast iron radiators may rattle and may some banging noises as they get into gear, but can keep even the largest, draftiest homes heated all throughout winter. On the other hand, there are multiple energy efficient heating options that have emerged since the invention of steam radiators. [Read More]

3 Tips For Troubleshooting Your Air Conditioner

During the hot summer months, having a functioning air conditioning unit is a necessity. That said, it's not uncommon for homeowners to turn on their units for the first time during a summer, only to find out that it's not working as it should (or sometimes, not working at all). If you have recently found yourself in this position and want to know more about how to diagnose and solve some of the more common AC repair problems, take a look below for some invaluable tips. [Read More]