Maintenance

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Love it or not, summer’s here. That means a rise in heat humidity, storms, and energy bills! Luckily, some simple summer maintenance can help you ward off expensive home repairs, prevent water damage, and save you time, energy, and money. Follow this summer maintenance checklist to help increase savings and prevent small issues from growing

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Fall Furnace Maintenance for a Safe & Cozy Home

Fall Furnace Maintenance Tasks for a Safe & Cozy Home

As the weather cools and the school year starts back up, we can all feel fall right around the corner. Every season, there are different tasks that homeowners should complete in order to ensure comfort, safety, and savings during that part of the year. Fall is no different. By checking off these fall furnace maintenance

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Air Conditioner Maintenance for Your Car

Air Conditioner Maintenance for Your Car

With higher temps being the peak during the day, being trapped in a hot car isn’t fun.  Rolling down the windows won’t always suffice either.  Fortunately, the air conditioner in your car functions in a similar fashion to the system you find in your home.  A compressor changes the pressure of a refrigerant to help

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What to Know Before Replacing Your Air Conditioning System

What to Know Before Buying New Air Conditioner

Since replacing your air conditioner can be an expensive and often unexpected purchase, it’s important to have all of the facts. Are you looking for greater energy efficiency or lower upfront costs? What size unit will be the most effective for the size of your property? Things can get complicated without a little research. Air

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Basic Maintenance for Your Water Heater

Basic Maintenance for Your Water Heater

Water heaters: we’re dependent on them for the hot water we use year-round.  Even if you could stand constant cold showers, having hot water readily available helps you save energy on heating appliances such as dish washers and washing machines.  A supply of warm water reduces the energy needed to heat up the water used.

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3 Ways Reduce Repairs and Improve HVAC Lifespan

3 Ways Reduce Repairs and Improve HVAC Lifespan

Sadly, nothing really lasts forever.  For many things, the best we can hope for is to keep things functioning for as long as possible.  The good news is that with a little bit of effort, your air conditioner can last for a long time, often longer than the amount of time you’re likely to live

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5 Simple Home Insulation Tips

5 Simple Home Insulation Tips

The weather, while beautiful to different people year-round, is temperate and mild right now.  Most of us can get by without needing to use our central air systems.  This makes spring the perfect time to do home maintenance such as dusting, replacing your air filter, or getting your HVAC system inspected.  It’s also the perfect

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Spring is the Best Time to Schedule A/C Maintenance

spring is the best time to schedule air conditioning HVAC maintenance

The air is warmer and flowers are beginning to perk up again. Spring is clearly on its way, and after a long, cold winter, both homes and humans are ready for rejuvenation. To prepare for the seasonal shift, there are a few steps you should take to ensure that your residential or commercial property is

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Spring HVAC Self-Maintenance Checklist

Spring HVAC Self-Maintenance Checklist

Spring is here and with it comes warmer weather.  While that doesn’t mean it’s time to crank up your air conditioner just yet, it does mean that you should take the time to make sure that your unit is in good working order for the coming warmer weather.  A maintained system is one that’s going

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