Why Does My HVAC System Smell Musty?
If you are noticing a musty smell from your heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit, there is one likely cause: the presence of mold or mildew growing in it. There are many places where mold and mildew may be growing in your HVAC unit and several different ways to reduce or eliminate it. Why an […]
Keep your family warm with winter HVAC maintenance
Winter HVAC Maintenance The cold weather is upon us. Most people assume that if you turn on the heat and as long as it’s blowing warm air they think they’ll be fine until spring. Here’s what usually happens though: 1. A cold front comes through and your system can’t handle the strain of running for […]
What To Look For In A Service Contractor
Why Do You Need a Service Contractor? You depend on your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system for a comfortable and healthy life. If the system is not functioning properly, it can damage your health with toxins in the air and make the indoor temperature unbearable. A malfunctioning HVAC system can also lead to […]
Troubleshooting your AC
Troubleshooting Your Air Conditioning Like a Pro Your central AC unit may be a large appliance, but it’s not too complex to troubleshoot if it’s not properly working. In fact, many homeowners and property managers are perfectly competent to perform a few diagnostics before calling the professionals. Explore these professional tips so that your AC […]
Why is My Air Conditioner Making That Noise?
Is your air conditioner making a strange noise? Air conditioning units today are designed to be as quiet as possible. Many of them are made with sound-dampening technology. Having a variable speed compressor makes it possible to maintain a level of noise under 55 decibels. This means if an air conditioning unit is making unusual […]
Should You Repair or Replace your AC Unit?
An air conditioning unit can be a hefty financial investment for most families. The decision to purchase a new unit or repair your existing one is difficult. Here are some general guidelines that are helpful to determine which option is best for you. Age of Unit An ac unit is typically near the end of […]
Top Indoor Air Quality Solutions for Your Home
Maintaining the quality of the air inside your home is important for the health of your family. Many common household items can release harmful pollutants into your home that can create problems if left unchecked. Fortunately, there are many air quality solutions available that allow homeowners to greatly improve indoor air quality.Homeowners are often surprised […]
Why Does Your Furnace Smell?
After surviving another long, hot summer, dropping temperatures come as a welcomed change. But when the temperatures dip too low, turning on your furnace for the first time might not be as pleasant as you think. It’s not uncommon to have an odd furnace smell in the air when using your HVAC for the first […]
The 4 Reasons for an AC Tune Up
An air conditioner is put under a lot of pressure during the hot summer months. This is especially true in Atlanta where the air conditioner rarely gets to turn off for half the year. This hard workload can potentially damage the unit over time if you are not careful. Luckily, it is fairly easy to […]
Safety Tips To Consider Before You Turn On Furnace
With winter right around the corner, the chillier days are almost upon us. With that said, many homes are gearing up to turn on their furnaces. If you’re bringing your furnace out of retirement, there are some considerations to bear in mind to ensure that you stay out of harm’s way. Here are some safety […]