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  • Why Now Is A Good Time To Have Your Air Conditioner Serviced

    With temperatures dropping to a much more cooler temperature, the last thing you want to think about is if your air conditioner is working properly or not. But as the year begins to close out, getting your entire HVAC system serviced is important. Not only will you be able to have repairs made that won't cost an arm and a leg, but you can also get your entire heating and cooling system on track for the upcoming season.
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  • Have Muggy Moisture in Your Home? Get an Air Conditioner to Prevent These Terrible Problems

    Do you have an obvious humidity problem in your home, and you're starting to notice problems because of it? If so, and you are tired of trying to remember to empty the dehumidifier machine, the answer may be to contact a company that can do air conditioning installations. Here are some of the signs that it's time to take action to get the moisture problem out of your home, and indications that the moisture problem is putting your home and everyone inside at risk.
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  • How To Get The Most Efficiency Out Of Your Heater When Winter Winds Blow Through

    When the seasons begin to change and the winter winds start to blow, your heating system is going to come in handy. A good, strong heater makes all the difference when you're trying to keep your household warm during those chilly months. The problem is that constantly blasting your heater can get quite costly, and if you're on a strict budget, you must find ways to work around the extra expense.
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  • Recognize When Your Commercial A/C Needs Your Attention

    If customers keep complaining that your building is too hot — they're not making up the claim. Your air conditioner might be beyond the point of repair. To keep your customers comfortable, and most importantly, to keep them coming back, learn about commercial A/C red flags you should not look past. Age If you get frequent complaints about temperature issues and your HVAC system is old, you may want to start researching replacement options.
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  • 3 Important Things To Do When Dealing With A Failing Or Failed Air Conditioner

    Do you have an air conditioner that is no longer working well? Are you tired of your home being warmer than it should be on hot days? Having an air conditioner that is failing or that has failed can be a frustrating experience. Instead of being able to relax and enjoy the comforts of your home, you may be forced to seek other accommodations while waiting for your home to be an appropriate temperature.
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  • Slash Your Summer Cooling Bills With These Time-Tested Tips

    If you need to trim your summer power bills, then these time-tested tips will help you stay cool while doing just that. Tip: Don't Use Your Oven or Clothes Drier During the Hot Daytime Hours When it is very hot outside, you should avoid using any appliances that will introduce heat into your living space. Every degree that is introduced will require more air conditioning power to lower. Instead of washing your dishes, cooking meals in your oven, or drying your clothing during the hot daytime hours, do these household tasks later in the evening when it's cool outside.
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  • How Does Dirt Affect Your Air Conditioner?

    If you have central air conditioning, there is a good chance that your HVAC company -- and probably the owner's manual for your unit -- have reminded you time and time again to keep it clean. But it's tough to keep up on maintenance, such as cleaning your air conditioner, if you do not have a thorough understanding of why you are doing that maintenance. To that end, here are some consequences that may occur if you let dirt accumulate on your air conditioner.
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  • 5 HVAC Maintenance Tasks To Tackle Before Winter's End

    Sooner or later, the bitter cold of winter will give way to warmer and more pleasant springtime temperatures. When the time comes for your HVAC system to switch from heating to cooling, you'll want it to be in the best shape possible. To prepare for the upcoming seasonal change, you should invest in some well-needed maintenance before the close of the current season. 1. Replace Your HVAC Air Filter This is a no-brainer, but you'd be surprised at how many homeowners forget to perform this simple yet crucial maintenance task.
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  • Buying An Existing Home? 4 Things You Should Do To Make Sure It's Ready For You

    If you've recently purchased a pre-existing home, and you're getting ready to move in, there are a few things you'll need to do; some of them before you even move your first boxes in. Taking a few extra steps will ensure that your home is safe, clean and ready to move into. Here are four extra steps you should take to make sure that your home is safe and ready for you and your family to live in:
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  • An Unbiased Look At The Pros And Cons Of Electric Baseboard Heating

    Electric baseboard heaters are sometimes seen as outdated and clumsy. Homeowners often completely write them off as a heating option, choosing forced air or boiler heating instead. But while baseboard heating has its shortcoming, it does have some benefits, too. Here's an unbiased look at its pros and cons to help you make an informed decision. Pro: You can heat one room at a time. With forced air and boiler heating, your heat is either on or off.
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