Category Archives: Cooling

A Remote Control for your Furnace

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a remote control for your furnace and air conditioner?  Even better, wouldn’t it be nice to have that remote work no matter how far away you are from home? Good news!  The technology is … Continue reading

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I Want a Bigger Air Conditioner

Sometimes when replacing air conditioners, we get requests to price a larger unit than the previous system.  This is appropriate in some cases, such as when square footage has been added to the house, or if several large shade trees … Continue reading

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Why is there water around my furnace?

Water puddles were meant to be outside, not in your basement.  A random puddle showing up on the basement floor takes some detective work to determine its cause.  Most times we blame a plumbing failure as the cause, however don’t … Continue reading

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Why is there ice coming out of my furnace?

When the first hot spell of the season hits, one of the symptoms of air conditioning trouble is ice forming on the indoor coil.  There can be several different reasons for this. If there is a lack of airflow through … Continue reading

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Heat Pumps

What is a heat pump? Many customers have been curious as to what exactly a heat pump is and what it they do.  A heat pump  really is no different from a regular central air conditioning system, however it has … Continue reading

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Should my air conditioner be serviced?

Every spring we are asked this question, “Do I need to have my air conditioner serviced?” There are several reasons why it is a good idea to have the air conditioner serviced regularly.  When your system is not operating at … Continue reading

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Does my new furnace and air conditioner qualify for a tax credit?

This is the time of year that we are often asked about tax credits.  The government has scaled back the last couple of years in some areas of the energy efficiency tax credits.  Some of the items that qualify for … Continue reading

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