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How To Maximize Your Furnace Efficiency

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Unhampered airflow is obviously one of the most important things when it comes to the efficiency of your heating. Furnaces work by burning fuel to heat up the air, and then using large fans to circulate that air through your duct system. So, if the airflow is insufficient, then the furnace will struggle to heat up your home evenly. This article explains how to maximize your furnace’s airflow. Furnace Airflow Read More»

Is Your Air Conditioning System Freezing? 4 Possible Causes

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There are many reasons why your air conditioning system has ice built up inside or outside of it. It is important that you figure out the cause and get the problem taken care of or the ice build up will cause even more damage. To help you, below are four possible reasons this is happening. Incorrect Refrigerant Pressure  One common cause of an air conditioning system freezing is the refrigerant pressure in the system is wrong. Read More»

Think Your Boiler Is Nearing The End Of Its Lifespan? Three Signs This May Be The Case

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In a perfect world, you would replace your boiler just before it dies. This helps to ensure that you get the most out of your boiler without waiting until the boiler is actually dead and your home is unexpectedly without heat. While this may not be a perfect world, your boiler often gives you many signs that boiler replacement services are needed before the boiler dies, giving you time to replace it when it is nearing the end of its lifespan. Read More»

The Perks And Fallbacks Of Window Air Conditioners

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Window air conditioner units are extremely popular and can be useful in small properties. But, they do have some serious limitations that you need to know about before making any investment. This article looks at window AC units, examining their main drawbacks and advantages. Convenient and Affordable The convenience and price of window AC units is perhaps their best feature. They are cheap and easy to find any home improvement store. Read More»

How To Maintain Gas Furnaces For Longevity And Efficiency

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Having a gas furnace is nice because it can be used with central home heating, and it helps you reduce costs because of its efficient design. For it to work properly during crucial winter months, though, you need to maintain it properly.  Create a Safe Environment First Before inspecting any parts and messing with systems, you must first create a safe working environment. That’s because gas appliances, such as your furnace, can strike at any time. Read More»

What's Wrong With The AC? 3 Signs Your Compressor Is About To Fail You

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If you’re like most people, you wait until the very last minute to take care of problems, especially if you’re worried that the repairs are going to be costly. Unfortunately, waiting too long to take care of a problem can often lead to total malfunction, not to mention steeper repair costs. If the problem is related to your air conditioner, waiting until the problem has caused a total malfunction could leave you without cool air for a few days. Read More»

How To Check And Fix Your Condenser Hose

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Reducing the cost of your energy bills can be tricky. Many homeowners try to reduce their dependence on their furnace or air conditioner by running them less. As a result, the home is less comfortable. There’s a good chance that you could do a few simple maintenance tasks that could solve your problem, and you can still run your heat or AC as often as you used to. The great thing about these DIY projects is that you don’t need to be an HVAC expert and you don’t need any expensive tools or supplies. Read More»

Central Air On The Fritz? How To Stay Cool & Safe While Awaiting Repairs

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The invention of central air conditioning has made it possible for most Americans to stay cool and comfortable during even the worst heat waves. With most homes, cars, offices, and factories now cooled by some form of central air conditioning, having to go without if for a few hours or days while awaiting repairs to faulty components can be devastating. Even worse, for some people who suffer from certain illnesses or conditions, the prospect of dealing with hot temperatures during an air conditioning failure can cause severe discomfort, or even death. Read More»

Stay Warm When The Furnace Breaks Down

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A broken-down furnace is never welcome, but it can be especially problematic when it happens over a holiday and you have to wait for a furnace repair technician. Staying warm so you can still enjoy time with the family is of the utmost importance. The following tips can help you do just that. Tip #1: Insulate all openings This is no time to enjoy natural light. Instead, close the drapes to help block out the cold and conserve heat. Read More»

Is It Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner? 3 Signs That Say Yes

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Is it time to replace your air conditioner? Although you might say no, there could be signs that say otherwise. Contrary to widespread belief, not powering on or producing cool air aren’t the only indicators of a need replacement. There are several other signs that point to the same outcome, make sure you aren’t overlooking them. Unexplained Bill Hike You haven’t lowered the temperature on the thermostat, but your energy usage seems to be soaring, resulting in higher bills. Read More»