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Prepping Your Heating System for Winter

November 21st, 2022

When winter reaches its coldest temperatures this year, you want to be ready with your heater in peak condition. That means avoiding surprise heater malfunctions or repair needs at the worst possible time. But how can you prep your heating system for winter so that it’s reliable? 

We have seven tips for ensuring that your heater is ready for the upcoming winter season. If you haven’t already scheduled heater maintenance this year, our team can help. Give us a call today after you read more about tips to prep your heating system for winter. 

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How to Prevent Furnace Repair Needs

November 7th, 2022

Your furnace is designed with durability in mind. With the proper care and a good ventilation system, your furnace can last for many years. But your furnace may still need repairs from time to time. If you want to stay ahead of these repairs, you can invest in annual furnace maintenance. 

Maintenance is a preventive effort to stay ahead of repair needs before they arise. So, if you need to schedule furnace repair in Duncanville, TX, give our team a call. We can offer an expert opinion about your furnace and check it from top to bottom before the coldest months of the year are upon us. 

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How Insulation Improves Your Home’s Performance

October 24th, 2022

When you think about insulation for your home, you likely think of keeping in cool air in the summer and warm air in the winter. While that is one of the primary goals of home insulation, it also does much more than that. Your insulation can help your HVAC unit run more efficiently, and can even prevent mold and mildew growth.

But does your home have enough insulation? If you are interested in insulation in Red Oak, TX, our team can help. We can answer your questions and inspect your home’s insulation to see where you may benefit from having more. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about how insulation improves your home’s performance. 

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An HVAC Air Filter Isn’t Enough—Here’s Why!

October 10th, 2022

You hear people talking about indoor air quality, but you may not think much about it for your own home. You have an HVAC system with a filter that takes care of your air quality, right? Not exactly. Your air filter does remove some larger particles of dust and dirt, but it can only do so much to improve your indoor air quality.

There are still contaminants in your air like viruses, bacteria, and allergens. If you want to invest in air filtration systems in Dallas, TX, our team can help. We can assess your indoor air quality and offer you the results. Then we can create a customized solution to fit your family’s needs. After all, your HVAC air filter isn’t enough on its own, and here’s why…

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Does Professional Duct Cleaning Help That Much?

September 26th, 2022

Your ductwork is out of sight, so it’s likely to be out of mind, too. You know that it’s inside your home, but you don’t think much about this hugely important component of your HVAC system. The air ducts in your HVAC system contribute to how efficiently your air conditioner can cool and heat your home, so it’s important to keep them clean.

Duct cleaning in Duncanville, TX has never been easier. You may not think that a tiny layer of dust inside your ductwork matters, but it does. The negative affect on your home and health can be big. Don’t you want to improve your HVAC efficiency and your family’s health all at once? All it takes is professional duct cleaning. Keep reading to learn more about how professional duct cleaning works and what you can expect.

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Our Top Tips to Help Your AC Work More Efficiently

September 12th, 2022
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HVAC systems require expert care … literally. Only certified professionals can work on air conditioners because of the specialized components like refrigerant and electrical connections. For that reason, you can’t do a whole lot on your own to inspect or repair your AC independently.

But there are things you can do to protect your air conditioner from unnecessary wear and tear. If you want to improve your AC’s energy efficiency and extend the life of your unit, we have some tips to help. Then, when you’re ready for expert AC services in Red Oak, TX, you can give our team a call. 

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If You Hear These Sounds from Your AC, It’s Okay!

August 15th, 2022
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You may have wondered what noises from your AC indicate that something is wrong. But what about knowing what sounds from your AC are OK to hear? It’s equally important to know what sounds are common AC sounds so that you know how to identify when something is wrong.

There are five sounds that are completely normal to hear coming from your AC. Each sound has a reason behind it. When you understand how your AC works you can better understand and identify each sound as either normal or a sign that something is wrong. If you think you need AC repair in Dallas, TX, give our team a call.

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Should You Have a Dehumidifier Installed?

August 1st, 2022
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When you live in the south you can plan on two things during the summer – heat and humidity. No matter how hot it gets, it always feels hotter when the humidity levels are higher than 50%. The same goes for winter. Even though we don’t usually experience extremely cold weather conditions, humidity can make it feel even colder than it really is. And it’s not just about how you feel. High humidity levels can also impact your health negatively, too.

While you can’t change the humidity outside, you can control the humidity levels inside your home with a dehumidifier. This type of system helps remove moisture from the air so you can choose the humidity level that is comfortable for you. Learn why a dehumidifier is beneficial for your home and your health. When you’re ready for whole-house dehumidifier installation in Dallas, give us a call.

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It’s Not Too Late to Maintain for Summer

July 18th, 2022
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Even though summer is in full swing, air conditioning in Dallas, TX is necessary well into the fall months thanks to the city’s longer-than-average hot season. This means that if you’ve been postponing your AC maintenance or forgot to schedule your regular service appointment, there’s still time to maintain your unit for the upcoming hot summer and fall temperatures.

AC maintenance is a smart investment in your cooling system, helping to prolong your unit’s lifespan and ensure that it’s efficient, ultimately allowing you to lower cooling costs. Here’s what you should know about the benefits of maintaining your AC, along with a convenient option for keeping your AC running its best. 

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Summer AC Problems to Watch Out For

July 4th, 2022

As temperatures rise, we need our air conditioners to work as efficiently as possible. If your AC breaks down during cooler weather, it’s an inconvenience. But losing your cooling in the middle of a Texas summer is more than an inconvenience; it’s a health and safety issue. Air conditioning and hydration are essential here.

If you need air conditioning repair in Cedar Hill, TX we’ve got you covered. An AC unit often gives “hints” that it has a problem developing. Getting professional help at the first sign of a problem can often save your AC from a bigger problem down the road that could leave you without AC when you need it most.

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