image depicting family and furnace safety

When dealing with furnace issues, you might be tempted to do a DIY project or call a handyman. However, that is not the way to go. This approach usually leads to a slew of preventable and costly issues. Find out why it is so important to contact a professional furnace repair company instead.

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rodent in hvac ductwork

HVAC ductwork often collects dust, dander, and other particulates that pollute the air. However, ductwork also attracts pesky rodents. This can cause a number of potentially serious health issues for the homeowners. If a rodent dies in the ductwork, you need to act immediately. This article discusses the key steps you should take.

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hvac ductwork

With forced-air HVAC systems, there are vents and ducts which ensure that the hot or cold air is distributed properly throughout the house. If you notice that your unit is not functioning properly, the problem could be the ductwork. This article discusses some typical indicators of a leak in your HVAC ducts.

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image of a washable hvac air filter

Indoor air quality or IAQ plays an important role in overall physical health. The most common tool to keep indoor air clean is the HVAC filter. However, there is a catch – it has to be the right type and must be utilized correctly. This article looks at the benefits and limitations of washable HVAC filters.

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image of a doctor with house depicting energy audit

Do your heating or cooling bills seem high? Do you regularly feel drafts or suspect there may be leaks that allow your home’s heated or cooled air to escape? An energy audit can help address these problems. Likewise, a technician can then help you implement solutions that increase energy efficiency and reduce energy costs.

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broken home heating system

Homeowners can keep their household warm and comfortable throughout the cold season by ensuring that their furnace is in excellent working condition. Any issues it might have should be fixed immediately. For instance, a heating system might short-cycle. This is when your furnace runs then shuts off and starts again frequently.

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image of a furnace tune-up by an hvac contractor

Maintenance is a requirement for all kinds of machines for them to continue performing at a high level and the furnace isn’t an exception. The vast majority of homeowners know this, but many still don’t schedule annual furnace maintenance. The consequences of skipping your annual furnace tune-up are discussed in this article.

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pets at home

Having pets in the home is a wonderful experience. However, it also means that fur and dander are spread throughout the home, triggering respiratory issues, and more. For those who enjoy having a pet in the house, you could help avoid these problems with the right type of HVAC air filter.

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woman sneezing due to poor indoor air quality

Particles in the air indoors can enter small passages easily. Without realizing it, we breathe them in and they infiltrate deep into our lungs. If the air is full of multiple pollutants, then we can suffer from ill-health over time. However, we can use the proper HVAC filters to trap particulates, improving indoor air quality at home.

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image of fall leaves depicting fall checklist for home maintenance

If you prepare your home for the fall season, you will be able to prevent discomfort and safety issues when the cold, harsh winter months finally come. Right now is the best time to create a fall checklist and carry out the necessary tasks. This article shares ten steps to help you get started.

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