HVAC Maintenance Air Conditioning Cooling Mythbuster

Myth 1 “I don’t need maintenance on my HVAC system, its working, there’s obviously nothing wrong with it. All you’re doing is a filter change anyway”   Hopefully it’s never happened to you, but with the intense heat we get here in Raleigh NC, it’s pretty common for air conditioners to stop working once [...]

By | 2017-04-11T02:50:44+00:00 April 10th, 2017||

Prepare for Summer With These HVAC Spring Maintenance Tips

"So it's the middle of summer and your AC [isn't cooling, it's] pumping out warm air. Things like this always seem to happen at the worst time possible… I'm learning this is a "thing" in [Raleigh] NC...” –Mari D Don’t let air conditioning failure happen to you this summer! How do you prevent this? Have [...]

By | 2017-04-11T00:35:02+00:00 March 23rd, 2017||

Who Is a Hero To You? HVAC Heroes

Who’s a hero to you? When I hear someone say hero, firefighters, police officers, military persons, and EMS teams immediately come to mind as those who courageously and selflessly give their lives to protect, serve, and aid others. I’m sure most would agree that these people are without a doubt heroes, but are there [...]

By | 2017-03-21T21:20:59+00:00 March 20th, 2017||

10 Ways to Lower Air Conditioning and Heating Bills

Cutting back on your energy use is just one way to make sure your hard earned money stays in your pocket. Whether it is summer or winter, there are many ways in which you can reduce your heating and cooling bills. Every home is different, but these tips generally work for everyone. Replace Weather [...]

By | 2016-11-16T13:20:30+00:00 December 17th, 2014||

New HVAC Federal Regulations: What You Need to Know

As part of the effort to make the U.S. less reliant on fossil fuel and other energy sources, the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the American Public Gas Association (APGA) reached an agreement on the implementation of the Federal Regional Efficiency Standards, which will go into effect January 1, 2015 for air conditioners [...]

By | 2016-10-13T21:49:23+00:00 October 12th, 2014||

How an Air Conditioning Tune-Up Can Save You Money

With the changing seasons upon you, there is no time like the present to have your unit tuned-up. By taking a look at the unit now, you can determine if there is anything that needs to be done to get your unit back to operating at peak efficiency. If you aren’t sure about the benefits [...]

By | 2016-10-13T21:49:23+00:00 September 10th, 2014||

3 Tips to Extend the Life of Your HVAC Unit

Thanks to your air conditioning system, your home can remain nice and cool during the warm, summer months. It’s up to you to maintain the unit to ensure it operates at peak efficiency, while preventing a whole host of breakdowns during the summer. Neglecting your air conditioning unit could end up costing you an additional [...]

By | 2016-10-13T21:49:23+00:00 July 15th, 2014||

Indoor Air Pollution: What Do You Need to Know?

For many of us, we are all too familiar with air pollution. However, isn’t air pollution something that happens outside of the home? Why would the air inside of the home become polluted? In reality, indoor air pollution is as common as the dangerous pollution found on the outside of your home. Your home should [...]

By | 2016-10-13T21:49:23+00:00 June 18th, 2014||