Ways to Know That an HVAC Company is Reputable

Ways to Know That an HVAC Company is ReputableIt can be difficult to choose the right HVAC company for the services you need. You may not be sure which criteria to base your decision for choosing a reputable company or even how to compare services offered. Plus, you may not know the services you actually need, whether a simple tune up, a repair, or possibly a system replacement.

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Troubleshooting the A/C System

Troubleshooting the A/C SystemAs the summer in Fort Wayne heats up, you may find yourself paying closer attention to how your air conditioner behaves. Unfamiliar noises or changes in the way the A/C performs can put a homeowner on edge. Some noises are likely to be innocuous, and some changes in performance might be simple fixes. Here’s some information on troubleshooting your air conditioner before you call for help. Read More »

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Here’s Why Insulation is Still Important During the Summer

Here's Why Insulation is Still Important During the SummerYou’re probably well aware of the benefits that insulation provides during the heating season. Snug in your warm house during the winter months, you know that without a well-insulated house, you’d freeze and end up with expensive heating bills. Yet, the same dynamic occurs in the summertime if your home isn’t properly insulated.

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Here are Some Features You Should Look for in an HVAC System

Here are Some Features You Should Look for in an HVAC SystemIs it about time to replace the HVAC system in your Fort Wayne area home? If so, you’re probably curious about what improvements have been made to air conditioners and furnaces in the decade or two since your system was made.

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Does Your HVAC Tech Have These Certifications?

Does Your HVAC Tech Have These Certifications?When you need installation or service on an air conditioner or furnace, you’ll want to know what sort of HVAC certifications the technician brings to the job. Working on today’s sophisticated systems is not a position for someone who’s learning on the job or only doing it as a part-time sideline.

You want to do business with an HVAC contractor who’s acquired major industry certifications and who hires field techs who’ve been tested and certified by accepted training programs. Before the technician knocks on your door to service your home cooling or heating system, check for one or more of these respected HVAC certifications.

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Here’s How to Understand the EnergyGuide Label

Here's How to Understand the EnergyGuide LabelCreated in the 1970s, the EnergyGuide label program was established to help consumers make more informed decisions regarding home appliance purchases. The label displays important energy efficiency information and how a specific appliance, such as your next air conditioner, compares to similar models. Keep reading so you can make heads or tails of the label information and use it to your advantage.

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How You Can Use Solar Shades to Lower A/C Costs

How You Can Use Solar Shades to Lower A/C CostsLong, sunny days in the summer increase the amount of heat gain inside your home and increase cooling costs. Solar shades offer a cost-effective and simple solution to blocking some of that sunshine that will lower indoor temperatures.

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HVAC Replacements and Maintenance Timeline

HVAC Replacements and Maintenance TimelineOf all of the appliances in a home, the HVAC system is usually the hardest worker. It takes a lot of energy to keep a home feeling comfortable. This means that the HVAC system needs regular care and that it will eventually need to be replaced. Many factors influence the lifespan of a heating and cooling system, but here is the typical HVAC maintenance timeline and when you should consider replacing the system.

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Temperature Reading: Is Your Thermostat Right?

Temperature Reading: Is Your Thermostat Right?Although you probably don’t think about it much, you depend on your thermostat for a lot: you expect it to read the temperature in your house, turn your HVAC system on and off as needed, and keep your home to the temperature you set. Read More »

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HVAC Maintenance Tasks: DIY vs. Pro

HVAC Maintenance Tasks: DIY vs. ProWhen it comes to regular HVAC maintenance, many homeowners want to do as much as they can on their own. However, there are certain aspects of HVAC system maintenance that must be performed by a trained and experienced technician. Read More »

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