Understanding What Went Wrong

Signs That Indicate That Your Water Heater Needs Repair

Most households use their water heater multiple times throughout the day. No one wants to discover that there is no hot water -- knowing the signs of a water heater problem can give you time to have a plumber make repairs. Some common signs that a water heater is in need of repair include the following. The temperature of the Water Fluctuates When you turn on the hot water faucet or step into a hot shower, the temperature of the hot water should remain consistent.   Read More...

How Your House's Arrangement And Setup Can Affect The AC's Performance

Do you know that the layout of your house can affect how well your air conditioner (AC) performs? The design of the house, the installation of appliances, and even the arrangement of fixtures all determine the level of your AC's performance. Here are some of the ways in which this can happen: Poor Location of the Thermostat The thermostat works by sensing the temperature of the surrounding air and then sending the signals to the AC main board.   Read More...

Have A Dry And Dusty Home? What To Know About The Ventilation System

If your house is dusty, dry, and the air temperature isn't the same in all the rooms, there may be a problem with your ducts and ventilation system. You want to have an HVAC professional come to your home so they can take the time and use cameras to look throughout the ducts that make up your ventilation system, and to see if they can find a diagnosis. Here are the questions to ask and the things you want to get quotes for.   Read More...

3 Things To Consider When The Heater Breaks On The Weekend

During the cold winter months, a working heater is a must throughout much of the US. In general, most furnaces or heaters will last between 15 and 20 years. However, most will need repair at some point in their lifespan. A broken heater can make the inside of the home extremely uncomfortable, especially if there is no other source of heat available. It can be even more of a hassle when the heater breaks during the evening or over the weekend.   Read More...

How To Clean And Straighten Your Evaporator Coils

The heat pump is perhaps the most important component in a central HVAC system. It is vital to the normal functioning and efficiency of both your heating and air conditioning. It is located on the outside of your house, making it more vulnerable to wear and tear. Most significantly, the evaporator coils on the outside of your pump are likely to get dirty and bent over time. But, they can be quite easily cleaned and fixed even if you don't have any sort of experience working on HVAC systems.   Read More...