When thinking about heating and cooling needs for your home, the question of heat pumps vs ACs is commonly asked. Specifically, you are interested in the differences between each system and how to know which is best for your home. Both these systems have benefits. Your budget and your home’s individual heating and cooling needs … Continue reading Heat Pumps vs ACs: Which System is Right for You?
As a first-time homeowner, it can be overwhelming to keep track of all the components of your home that require regular attention, including your air conditioner. Knowing what the ideal temperature is for your air conditioner, what an energy-saving temperature looks like and what your AC should be set at during the summer are just … Continue reading What to Consider About Air Conditioners for First Time Homeowners
When the summer heat is blazing down, you turn on the air conditioner and wait for cool air to quietly and efficiently circulate through the house. Instead, your home cooling system is making some unusual, unpleasant, and unnerving sounds. If you hear any of these noises coming from your air conditioner, make certain you contact … Continue reading 3 Noises You Don’t Want to Hear from Your Air Conditioner
Only a professional maintenance technician can keep your air conditioner in like-new condition with annual visits. But that doesn’t mean you can’t help keep it working as intended between maintenance visits.
It’s mid-May and Kingston has already seen temperatures above 30 degrees. If your family is like so many others across the city, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We spend a lot of time thinking about home comfort (it’s kinda, you … Continue reading 13 More Ways to Cool Down Your Home This Summer
Don’t try to repair your air conditioner yourself! You can tinker around with a lot of the appliances around the house and usually keep them working fine, so you can probably do the same with your air conditioner. Right? Wrong! Very few of them are as complex and precise as your air conditioner. The best thing … Continue reading DIY Air Conditioner Repairs. Bad Idea!
It’s not an easy decision to make, if you should replace or repair your furnace. After all… A single repair might save some money, but will this just be the first of many expensive repairs that keep coming? A replacement won’t break down for a long time, but is it worth stretching your budget when … Continue reading Should I Replace or Repair My Furnace?