air ducts

How to Inspect Your Air Ducts for Leaks

How to Inspect Air Ducts for Leaks

One of the major disadvantages when it comes to central air conditioning is the ductwork. According to the U.S. EPA, the average duct system loses around 20% to 30% of its air to holes and leaks in the ductwork. If your ducts are located in the basement, attic, or other unconditioned areas of the home,

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Signs You Should Modify or Replace Your Ductwork

Signs You Should Modify or Replace Your Ductwork

The duct system in your home is a branching network of connections that delivers heated or cooled air to the different rooms. The duct system has a very important role to place in the cost, efficiency, and health of heating and cooling. Heating and air conditioning systems get all of the credit (and blame) for

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Furnace Troubleshooting | Common Problems & Easy Solutions

Furnace Troubleshooting - Common Furnace Problems and Solutions

A furnace is crucial for comfort and survival in cold winter weather. Without it, we would still be huddling around wood fires to stay warm. Unfortunately, furnaces need regular professional tune-ups and homeowner upkeep to run strongly and efficiently. Even with proper maintenance, however, furnaces can break down and develop problems that impede regular functioning.

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Prevent Air Duct Leaks by Keeping Vents Open

Prevent Air Duct Leaks by Keeping Vents Open

When it comes to controlling heat (either to keep your home cool or warm) leaks in your home and ventilation system are the enemy.  Of course, external cracks and leaks in windows, doors, siding, and your attic are all avenues of heat transfer that will make keeping your home comfortable more expensive, as it forces

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