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Should my furnace be serviced before winter?

A question we are often asked is, “Should I get my furnace serviced?” Like all mechanical items, preventative maintenance is the best way to lengthen the life of the equipment.  The same can be said for heating systems.  Whether you … Continue reading

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Furnace – Repair or Replace?

If your furnace fails, there are a few simple things that you can check before you call a professional technician. -Check the furnace filter.  A clogged filter can diminish air flow, and can cause too much heat, tripping the limit/safety … Continue reading

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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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Heating Season Checklist

Here are a few things to do before winter comes: Change your furnace filter.  This is one of the simplest, yet most effective maintenance items on your heating system. Switch the damper on your humidifier from the summer setting to … 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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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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