Why You Need an HVAC Maintenance Plan

September 13, 2022

You need your central AC and heater each year, but they won’t run according to your expectations if you neglect them. Experts recommend that all homeowners get biannual maintenance: a spring tune-up for the AC and a fall tune-up for the heater. This goes for all types of HVAC systems, both ducted and ductless. Why, though? Below, we’ll give the two most prominent reasons. Minimizes Wear and Tear You want the most out of your system, which can be anywhere from 15 to 30 years, depending on the model and the manufacturer. A maintenance technician

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MODERN HVAC FOR YOUR HOME 

August 25, 2022

What are mini-split systems? Mini-splits are super energy-efficient, reliable, and eco-friendly solutions to improve your home’s comfort with very low utility costs and zero emissions. They allow flexibility and have single or multi-zone options, so they’re great for remodeling individual rooms or building a new home. MINI SPLIT ADVANTAGES Makes it easy to divide your home into separate comfort zones. The ability to apply single-zone mini-splits to areas of the home resolves hot or cold spots, and makes it easy for room additions, without replacing your current system.

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What Causes Household Mold?

August 9, 2022

Mold is one of those household problems that many homeowners fear. Not only is mold unpleasant to look at, but it can be dangerous to your family’s health. By understanding the most common causes of it, you can take protective measures to minimize your home’s risk of experiencing mold growth. High Humidity Mold flourishes in environments with high humidity. If you live near a large body of water, you’re going to have more trouble with mold than in other areas of the country. The best measure of defense against high indoor humidity is proper household ventilation.

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Why Is My AC Not Blowing Cold Air?

August 4, 2022

  It can be incredibly frustrating when your AC is not blowing cold air. Especially during the summer months, when all you want is to cool down your home. So if you’re wondering why your AC isn’t doing its job, you’re not alone. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the most common reasons for this problem. Thermostat Not In Correct Mode One possibility is that the thermostat is set to “system off” and “fan on” mode. This means that the fan will run, but the compressor will not turn on. As a

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How a Ductless Air Conditioner Works

July 11, 2022

Ductless air conditioners can be a great way to heat and cool your home. They’re energy-efficient and don’t need ductwork, unlike a central air conditioner. This is how a ductless air conditioner works. Main Components There are three main components in this system. There is an evaporator/blower unit inside a room in your home. This unit pulls in warm air and transfers the heat to a refrigerant. It then blows cool air back into the room. There’s a conduit that attaches the evaporator/blower unit to an outdoor condenser. The conduit has a power

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5 Easy Ways to Get Indoor Humidity Under Control

June 7, 2022

Too much moisture in your Glasgow, Kentucky home can leave you with a living environment that feels far warmer than it actually is. Excess moisture also sets the stage for problems with mold and mildew, and the property damage and foul, pervasive odors that these unhealthy growths are known to cause. With the five strategies that follow, you can consistently keep your indoor humidity at an acceptable level. 1. Use Your Air Conditioning System Air conditioning systems aren’t just tasked with the job of keeping building interiors cool. This equipment also extracts harmful, airborne particulates to

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Closing Upstairs Air Vents Will Waste Energy

May 9, 2022

Since you don’t use the upstairs so much, you’re thinking about closing the air vents up there during the summer. While it makes sense that the AC unit would then direct all of its air to the downstairs and shut off sooner, thus saving you money, this doesn’t hold up to the test of reality. The effects will actually be adverse. Long Cycles and Hot Spots Remember that the supply vents upstairs can’t be closed. The air handler will still suck air though them, and while that will include much of the warm air, it will

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Raise Your Indoor Air Quality to Keep Allergens at Bay

April 12, 2022

Allergy season, or anytime we are stuck indoors for long periods, can play havoc with our immune system. With everything closed up, the air doesn’t circulate as well and allergens can lower your indoor air quality. It is difficult to keep the air inside your home clean and allergens out. Pet hair, pet dander, dust mites, pollen, rodent or insect infestation and mold are all contaminants that can affect the air inside your home. They settle in carpets and on furniture, which can trigger asthma or allergy symptoms in people who are sensitive to these allergens.

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Why Should You Hire a Licensed HVAC Contractor?

March 16, 2022

When you have issues with your HVAC system, you may be tempted to fix them yourself or have a somewhat knowledgeable friend repair them. However, there are many reasons this is an extremely bad idea. HVAC systems are complicated and can be dangerous to fix on your own if you’re not experienced. Here are some reasons why you should hire a licensed HVAC contractor for your HVAC system. They Have Experience Licensed HVAC contractors have years of experience with HVAC systems. To get an HVAC license in Kentucky, for example, a technician needs 3,000 work

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The Best Time of the Year to Install a New Air Conditioner

February 8, 2022

Although the cold air of winter is keeping you inside for now, it won’t be long until summer’s heat and humidity arrive. If your air conditioner is more than 12 years old or no longer does a good job at cooling your home, now is the right time to start planning for an air conditioner installation. These tips will help you optimize the timing of your AC installation in South Central Kentucky, including Bowling Green, Glasgow, and the surrounding communities. Consider a Winter AC Installation During the wintertime, our technicians don’t install many new air conditioners.

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