Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for November, 2015

How Today’s Heat Pumps Are Better than Ever Before

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Maybe you’ve had a heat pump in the past, and maybe you had a bad experience with its level of performance. Perhaps you’ve heard that heat pumps do poorly in cold weather and you’re skeptical about installing a new one. No matter what kinds of experiences you may have had with a heat pump 15 or 20 years ago, you should know that times have changed. Today’s heat pumps perform better than they ever have before.

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How a Dirty Filter Affects Your Heating System

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

One of the most important things you can do for your heating system is also one of the easiest! Changing the filter takes little time as long as you know the location of your filter. And the cost of replacing it is nowhere near the cost of repairing a heating system that has suffered the consequences of prolonged use with a dirty air filter.

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Home Automation Can Save You Money and Time

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

You leave your house and are halfway to work, when you have a realization. You left the back door to your house unlocked, or you left all of the lights on, or your air conditioner is running at a very low temperature although no one is home. You can turn around and arrive at work late or leave the problem alone and worry about your bills or your home safety.

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Why Schedule Professional Duct Cleaning: 3 Reasons to Make the Call

Monday, November 16th, 2015

One of the most important parts of any heating and air conditioning system is the ductwork, but it is also one of the most ignored HVAC system components. Your ducts take on a lot of airflow over the course of the years, forming the path between your heating and air conditioning systems and the rooms of your home. As air flows through it, many particles from your home can get sucked into it as well.

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Why Did My Furnace Stop Working? 6 Possible Reasons for No Heating

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Your heating system shuts off on a cold day and you cannot seem to get it back on. This is undoubtedly frustrating, especially since it can be so difficult to tell what caused it. Do you have to call a technician? Or can you fix it on your own? We’ve detailed 6 of the most common reasons people cannot feel heat from their furnaces, some of which you may be able to repair on your own, but many of which require an expert’s help.

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Why Your Heater Does Not Run as Well as It Did Last Year

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

At the beginning of the heating season, you turn on you heater for the first time and hope for the best. But if you’re greeted by lower-than-expected temperatures, strange noises at startup, shorter cycles, long run times, or other heating problems, you may wonder what could have gone wrong. By the end of last season, the system was working just fine. What could have changed?

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