Before Calling for Furnace Repair, Check These Things

January 14th, 2019

cold-man-inspects-thermostatYour furnace is acting funny, and it doesn’t seem like the problem is going to just go away on its own this time.

We know, we know… the last thing you want to do is call in for furnace repair in Brandon, MS. Furnaces can be dangerous, so we don’t condone DIY work of any kind on the system itself. At the same time, we don’t think you should have to call us up unless it’s for a good reason.

In this post, we’ll go over some simple things that might fix your furnace issues. Give these a try, but if they don’t yield any good results, don’t wait to call in a professional.

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Troubleshooting Air Flow Issues in Your Heater  

December 31st, 2018

furnace-inspectionAirflow issues are perhaps one of the most annoying problems you can face with your furnace. Your furnace will turn on and start like it’s supposed to, leading you to believe that nothing is wrong—it’s only when you realize that your home isn’t warming up like it should that you might have an airflow issue.

If that turns out to be the case with your furnace, here’s what you can do:

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How Do Ductless Systems Hold Up in the Winter?

December 17th, 2018

ductless-heat-pumpYou hear tons of talk about the benefits of ductless mini split heat pumps in the summer. For your air conditioning needs, they’re truly amazing.

But what about during the fall and winter? Some homeowners are skeptical that one system can do both cooling and heating effectively. In this post, we’ll help you see how a ductless system’s unique features make it a prime choice for heating.

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The 3 Things to Ask Before Installing a New Heater

December 3rd, 2018

dog-under-blanketInstalling a new heater is a quick and painless process—especially when done by a professional. For what will only take a few hours of work, the result is incredible: a heater that can last you 10 to 15 years. To ensure that those years are truly worth it, we urge you to ask plenty of questions before your installation. Below, we’ve highlighted just three that every homeowner should ask before committing to a brand-new heater.

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A Home Performance Check for the Cold Season

November 19th, 2018

money-bill-houseWhile we’re well into fall and approaching winter, you may find that your home performance goals are different than in the summer. Whether you need to reevaluate how much you’re spending on your HVAC system—or if you’ve never even thought of it much until now—there are a few services you can have done to start getting a better handle on your monthly energy expenses.

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How Ventilation Factors Into Efficiency

November 5th, 2018

woman-blowing-noseThe “V” in HVAC stands for “ventilation!” Not everyone knows this, and most homeowners aren’t very concerned about it. After all, heating systems and air conditioners are usually the stars of the show. Of course, neither of those are possible without a working knowledge of ventilation.

Taking ventilation a step further, it’s important to realize that principles of ventilation will come into play when dealing with efficiency. Simply put, you need to keep cooled or heated air inside the home! It’s a little more complicated than that, though. We’ll explain further down below.

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Should I Get a New Heat Pump, or a Furnace?

October 22nd, 2018

technician-inspecting-furnaceAs we begin to enter the chilly fall and winter months, we’ll only rely on our heaters more and more. This makes now a perfect time to see if your heater needs replacement. If it is the case that your heater could be replaced, there are two ways you can proceed: Either with a heat pump, or a furnace.

Both systems perform well and have made many homeowners happy, but that’s only because they make sense for their lifestyle and needs. In this post, we’ll help do the same for you so you can make a wise replacement decision.

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Readying Your Home for a Brand-New Air Conditioning Installation

October 8th, 2018

hvac-installation-technicianAC installation in Brandon, MS can be as simple as calling up an HVAC technician and letting them do the work. However, we also want homeowners to know exactly what they’re getting into. Below are a few things that will help you ensure you’re getting the most out of your AC installation, before and during the day of installation.

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Issues Specific to Central Air Conditioners

September 24th, 2018

central-ac-cooling-ventWe love our central air conditioning systems, and so do many of the residents of Brandon, MS. They’re affordable, straight-forward, and they get the job done. But, like any AC system, it does have some unique problems that you won’t run into with other types of air conditioners. We’ll tell you about a few problems your central AC could encounter so you’ll know how to act if it happens.

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3 HVAC Emergencies Worth Calling In

September 10th, 2018

blue-question-markWe could go on and on about why you should call for repairs at the earliest sign of an HVAC problem. However, just telling you that doesn’t help you understand the problem. Some HVAC problems are truly emergencies that require the immediate attention of an HVAC contractor in Brandon, MS. In this post, we’ll go over some common heating and air conditioning problems that require the help of an emergency contractor.

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