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  • The Benefits Of Being A Tri-State Provider Of Air Conditioning

    If you are an HVAC contractor, you are fast approaching the slow-down of the cooling season, and the slow pick-up of the heating season. Somewhere in the middle will be that lull that most HVAC contractors and business owners dread. Some of them will offer support and services to a wide variety of consumers just to fill the lull, but if you work and reside in an area where three states (or more!
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  • Mold, Mildew, And HVAC Systems: Dealing With Mold Problems That Come From Your Ducts

    When you hear about mold problems, you may not think much about the HVAC system in your home, but the ducts are an area where these problems often start. Other HVAC problems like leaking condensation lines or corroded pans can also cause problems with mildew and mold. The following tips will help you deal with the mildew and mold problems due to HVAC ducts and damage: Repair Insulation Damage on Ducts That Causes Condensation to Form and Mold to Grow
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  • A Few Steps to Take to Try to Get Portable Air Conditioners Working Again

    Portable air conditioning units make it possible to cool portions of your home on a budget. Unfortunately, the portable air conditioning units are less reliable and will need repairs or replacement much sooner than whole-house central air conditioning units. Here, you'll find a few things to try when your portable air conditioning unit doesn't work as it should. Power Supply Issues If the air conditioning unit seems to be running on low power or isn't getting any power at all, there are a few things to check before calling in a professional for repairs.
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  • Most Frequent Problems That Residential Plumbing Services Encounter

    Your home relies on its plumbing system for a wide range of services and while it seems like having access to a steady stream of water is a natural convenience, there are many areas where the plumbing system can break down. Fortunately, the majority of plumbing problems are easy fixes. Although some plumbing problems seem to be easy fixes, it is important to keep in mind that often times when homeowners attempt to repair plumbing problems, the problem only worsens.
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  • Two Simple DIY HVAC Maintenance Steps

    Is it time to clean your HVAC system? Do you have a regularly scheduled professional check up? Unfortunately, most people don't realize that, even if they do have their HVAC system serviced by professionals every single year, there are still a few things that you should do on your own to maintain and clean the system. That is, you can't just rely on the professionals to take care of all your problems.
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  • Getting Professional AC Maintenance Done? Know What They'Ll Inspect

    Do you plan on having an HVAC technician come to your home to perform an annual check of your air conditioner? If so, you may be wondering what they'll be doing while to inspect the system. Here what you can expect to happen during the technician's visit. Thermostat Inspection While the service call is to look at your air condition, they'll also be sure to look at the brains behind your HVAC system.
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  • Warming Up The Cold Spaces In Your Home

    Do you have areas of your home that just don't stay very warm during the winter? In many older homes, there are some rooms that just don't get enough heat to warm up to the temperatures that other areas do. Here, you'll find a few tips that can help you warm up those difficult spaces. Warming up Bathrooms Nobody enjoys getting out of a hot bath and having to dry off in a freezing cold bathroom.
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  • Three Supplemental Heating Options For Your Heat Pump System

    When it comes to heating and cooling your home efficiently, a heat pump system can get the job done. During the winter, heat pumps work by absorbing latent heat from outdoors and transferring said heat indoors. It's an efficient way to keep a home warm, but freezing temperatures can make this process less efficient than expected. When temperatures dip below freezing and your heat pump's performance lags, it pays to have a supplemental heating system in place to take up the slack.
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  • Do You Have Cold Spots In Your Home?

    Whether you live in an area that doesn't get as cold as others or you live in an area that experiences extremely cold winters, there is no reason for you to suffer through a cold home during the wintertime. If your home has cold spots, you need to do what you can to eliminate them. However, you need to first determine why cold spots occur. Here are three questions that need to be asked in order to properly diagnose the situation in your home.
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  • Four Considerations For Homeowners Wanting To Add A Fireplace

    If you are looking for an upgrade that could greatly improve the comfort of your home during the winter, there are few things that will be more effective than adding a fireplace. As part of your fireplace installation, there are several steps that will need to be followed. Consider Alternatives To Wood Burning Fireplaces The traditional wood burning fireplace can be extremely labor intensive and will require large amounts of space to accommodate the chimney.
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