An air conditioner will be a lifesaver on a hot summer day as long as the unit is functioning properly. There is a chance that the unit can break down and fill your home with warm air. These are some aspects of your air conditioner to investigate, and how to potentially solve the problem. Check Your Thermostat's Settings Start by checking the most obvious problem, that the thermostat has been changed to turn on the heat!
Your budget for keeping your home cool during the warm months can grown significantly if you have to factor in the cost of a new air conditioning system. If you do not have the money in your budget now to buy the new unit, here are some tips for extending the life of your unit until you can afford a new one. Change the filter. Frequently changing the filter is a cheap fix that will help to ensure that your air stays flowing.
Have you just moved into a different home and have noticed the heating bill seems rather high? If so, here are three factors that can help you figure out why your heating bill in your new place might be substantially higher than your previous one: 1. Style of House If you have just moved from an apartment, this is one reason alone you are seeing a higher heating bill in your new home.
Most HVAC contractors will offer annual furnace maintenance services that include the cleaning, inspection, and servicing of your heating system. While these services are often highly recommended by both heating contractors and furnace manufacturers, far too many homeowners still fail to make use of annual maintenance services. Taking the time to explore the benefits that come along with using these services can help to prevent you from making the same mistake.
A common enemy amongst homeowners is tree roots. They get inside your sewer pipe, and they cause nasty clogs you can't clear on your own. Even if your yard is free of trees, you are not in the clear. Roots will travel from any tree nearby searching for water and can make their way into your sewer line. These clogs cannot be removed using a plunger, as you will need a professional sewer cleaning service to cut them out.
Hi, my name is Melinda, and when I sold my home three years ago, I realized that I should have been keeping maintenance records. Because I couldn't prove that we had maintained our HVAC system, the home was actually harder to sell than it should have been. I don't want anyone else to lose money on a home sale or to experience the stress of not having the right records. Because of that, I have created this blog. It explains everything you need to know about maintaining normalcy with your HVAC system and keeping records of check-ups and repairs. Please, take a seat and enjoy reading this blog.