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What You Need to Know About HVAC Maintenance if You Have Pets

November 22, 2022

Love to dote on your furry friend? If so, you’re far from alone. According to the Insurance Information Institute, around 70% of all U.S. households have at least one pet, with the majority of them being dogs and cats. Of course, every pet owner knows that these beloved companions come with one massive downside: the cleanup! When…

How to Tell if Your Heater Is Energy Efficient

November 8, 2022

As power bills keep rising, more and more Americans are looking into ways to lower them. One thing that can help: controlling your heat energy efficiency. Your heater is already one of the most energy-consuming devices in your house. And the less energy-efficient it is, the more it will cost to run. At some point, it can feel like you’re burning money just…

5 Tips for Saving Money on Your Heating Bill in the Winter

October 25, 2022

Here in Alabama, our monthly energy bills are among the highest in the country. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the average household spent a whopping $143.95 on energy per month in 2020. That figure is nothing to laugh at, but it can get much higher in the coldest months of the year, especially when…

5 HVAC Troubleshooting Tips Every Homeowner Needs to Know

October 4, 2022

Did you know that about 42% of United States citizens call professionals to undertake routine maintenance of their AC? Performing regular maintenance increases your HVAC longevity. Even with regular maintenance, your HVAC unit will occasionally develop issues. Fortunately, not all problems your unit faces require the immediate intervention of an HVAC repair expert. That said, before calling…

Should I Turn Off My A/C When Leaving My Home?

September 6, 2022

The A/C uses up a lot of power in the average home, and you may be wondering if it’s a good idea to turn it off whenever you leave the house. After all, why cool an empty house? Read on to see why you may want to leave it on when you leave home in…

Preparing Your HVAC for Severe Weather

August 7, 2022

As the weather changes throughout the year, it’s important to make sure you’re taking precautions to protect your HVAC unit from severe weather. Here are five tips to help you do this and avoid suffering losses as a result of damage to this important appliance. Secure It To make sure that your unit stays safe…

5 Reasons Your Power Bill Is so Expensive

August 3, 2022

Your power bill can skyrocket and become unmanageable, constraining your budget. Not knowing what you can change or how it’ll affect your routine can feel frustrating. Your power bill is most likely increased by faulty appliances or wrong installations. They are the usual culprits; once you know how to avoid them, you’ll keep your bills…

Do Ceiling Fans Improve Air Flow?

July 25, 2022

A ceiling fan is a type of circulating fan, just like a table fan or a mounted fan. Although they’re found in many homes to keep you cool in the summer, they actually serve a useful purpose throughout the year. If you use air conditioning around the home, a ceiling fan can increase efficiency and…

Things Your Heater Wishes You Knew

July 3, 2022

Your heater cannot speak, but if it could, there are a few things it would let you know. Airflow is one of the most common complaints about heat pumps and furnaces. Airflow issues arise because of the design of AC units. They are made to be installed against an interior wall, with supply ducts behind…