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2 Ways To Keep Your HVAC Unit Running Smoothly For You

Your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air condition) unit will not keep running without problems if you do not keep it maintained properly. Your HVAC unit consists of a heat pump or a furnace with AC. Both types have an interior blower and evaporator and a unit outside with a compressor and condenser coil. The information below applies to both a unit with furnace and AC in it and an HVAC unit with a heat pump. Read More 

How To Remove, Test, And Replace The Start Capacitor In A Non-Functioning Furnace

The start capacitor in a furnace offers an electrical power up boost when the unit first starts running. The capacitor helps counteract any potential disturbances in the electrical supply and ensures the system starts to run properly. If your furnace has suddenly stopped powering up correctly, the start capacitor is a good place to start your troubleshooting. You will need to remove the start capacitor then test it using a multimeter to determine whether the part was the problem. Read More 

Furnace Not Blowing Air? Your System’s Air Filter Is to Blame

Air filters help to improve the quality of air that a furnace dumps into a building. They do this by trapping any unwanted particles from the air. Unfortunately, this particle-trapping role usually exposes them to the risk of getting clogged. And when this happens, it usually leads to furnace complications. One of the most common complications of having a clogged filter is the furnace being unable to blow warm air into a home. Read More 

4 Things That Might Go Wrong With a Gas Water Heater

Does your HVAC system malfunction a lot because something is wrong with the gas water heater? Depending on the problem, it is possible that an HVAC contractor can perform a prompt repair. In some cases, the best way to resolve the problem is to invest in a new water heater. This article goes over common problems that you may experience with gas water heaters so you will know the type of repair it needs. Read More 

Taking A Quick Look At The Advantages Of Crawlspace Encapsulation

When you think about making upgrades and changes to your home, if you are like most homeowners, your immediate ideas will be relative to making changes to the interior of the home. However, there is one change you can make to your home that will make a huge difference in its overall functionality and safety and this upgrade happens in an area that you may never even go: the crawlspace. Crawlspace encapsulation is quickly becoming one of the most common ways to upgrade an existing home, and it is for good reason. Read More