Six FAQs About Hot Water Heaters


You likely have one in your home but don’t give it too much thought unless something goes awry. Hot water heaters are responsible for your hot showers on a cold day. How much do you know about these appliances? Whether you consider yourself savvy, clueless or somewhere in between, we bet you’ll learn a thing or two. 1. What’s considered efficient? By efficiently heating water and minimizing energy waste, modern hot water heaters can significantly lower your energy usage. This translates into savings on your monthly bills, making them an investment that pays for itself over time. But not all [...]

Six FAQs About Hot Water Heaters2024-06-21T07:58:18-04:00

Top 5 Reasons To Invest in Regular HVAC Preventive Maintenance


If you own an HVAC system, you know the importance of keeping it in tip-top condition. HVAC preventive maintenance can offer peace of mind in this way. Here are 5 reasons why taking action should be a priority. Understanding HVAC Preventive Maintenance Before we discuss the reasons for investing in HVAC preventive maintenance, it’s important to have a grasp of what it entails. HVAC preventive maintenance is the regular inspection, cleaning, and servicing of your HVAC system to ensure it operates efficiently. Beware of the DIY approach ‑ it’s not recommended to take on these tasks yourself. A qualified technician [...]

Top 5 Reasons To Invest in Regular HVAC Preventive Maintenance2023-06-19T09:19:54-04:00

Should You Buy a Ductless Air System?


Not all air conditioners are created equal. If you’ve never made the investment, you might be unfamiliar with the different types of systems on the market. A ductless model is one you might want to give a second look. Here’s why. What is a Ductless System? A ductless AC system, also known as a ductless mini split system, is a type of air conditioning system that does not require traditional ductwork to distribute cooled or heated air. Ductless AC systems work by drawing in air from the room into the indoor unit, where it is cooled or heated by the [...]

Should You Buy a Ductless Air System?2023-06-06T08:52:02-04:00

Common Heat Pump Problems and How to Fix Them


Snowed-in days should be about spending quality time with family, relaxing with a warm beverage, or investing in a hobby. None of these cold season pleasures should involve worrying about a failing heat pump during the unpredictable Indiana storms. That’s why we’ve compiled a guide on common heat pump issues with tips on how to fix them to keep you comfortable for the rest of the winter. The heat pump is not running If your unit fails to start, then these are the likely culprits: Thermostat issues: If you have a programmable thermostat, is it set to have the heat [...]

Common Heat Pump Problems and How to Fix Them2022-12-19T10:33:20-05:00

Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Furnace


During those last blustery days of autumn, you’ll often pass by your neighbor’s house and notice their technician paying them a visit-and for good reason. Aside from the discomfort of chilling in your living room while waiting on an emergency repair, a broken furnace can release contaminants into your house that can make your family sick. So how do you know if it’s time to invest in a new heating system? Here is a checklist of telltale signs that your furnace is on its way out so you can plan for your next one in advance- rather than in a [...]

Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Furnace2022-12-19T10:33:21-05:00

HVAC Tips for Winter


There’s nothing worse than your heating system going out in the middle of winter while the snow is flying against a pitch-dark sky. Aside from running water, heating is generally a home owner’s greatest energy expense, which means that if your system breaks down you have a costly emergency on your hands too. We have compiled time-worn advice to help you detect and prevent problems early so you can keep your family warm and safe during these frigid winter days in northeast Indiana. Replace or clean your air filters One of the most common causes of an HVAC breakdown is [...]

HVAC Tips for Winter2022-12-19T10:33:21-05:00