Home Maintenance

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Love it or not, summer’s here. That means a rise in heat humidity, storms, and energy bills! Luckily, some simple summer maintenance can help you ward off expensive home repairs, prevent water damage, and save you time, energy, and money. Follow this summer maintenance checklist to help increase savings and prevent small issues from growing

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Why HVAC Air Filters Are So Important

Why HVAC Air Filters Are So Important

When was the last time you changed your air filter? When it comes to home comfort, it’s often the little things that make a huge difference. Change your air filter every month during heavy use months, and at least every 3 months during off-peak times. By changing your filter on a monthly basis (or as

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Fall Furnace Maintenance for a Safe & Cozy Home

Fall Furnace Maintenance Tasks for a Safe & Cozy Home

As the weather cools and the school year starts back up, we can all feel fall right around the corner. Every season, there are different tasks that homeowners should complete in order to ensure comfort, safety, and savings during that part of the year. Fall is no different. By checking off these fall furnace maintenance

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Why You Should Clean Heat Pump Condenser Coils

why you should clean heat pump condenser coils

Should you regularly clean your HVAC coils? The short answer is YES! Deep clean your indoor and outdoor coils no less than once a year for the best results this summer. While it’s best to schedule professional HVAC maintenance and cleanings twice a year, we recommend more frequent condenser coil cleanings. Luckily, cleaning your outdoor

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Go Over This Home Safety Checklist for Building Safety Month

Home Safety Checklist - Building Safety Month (HVAC)

May is Building Safety Month. Founded by the International Code Council, Building Safety Month “is a public awareness campaign to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures” (ICC). Safe and sustainable structures are a worldwide priority. Where we live and work and play should be up-to-code and

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Do You Need an HVAC Maintenance Plan?

do you need an HVAC maintenance plan? - Maintenance Value Plan (MVP)

The best way to keep energy bills down and comfort levels up is to sign up for an HVAC maintenance plan. Technicians and manufacturers alike know the importance of regular maintenance. Neglecting regular maintenance of large mechanical products such as cars and HVAC systems forces them to work harder, increasing the likelihood of breakdowns and cutting years

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How to Seal and Insulate Your Home

How to Seal and Insulate Your Home

Energy costs will continue to rise in the near constant race between energy cost and energy efficiency.  As the SEER and AFUE ratings on our home heating and cooling systems get better and better, energy prices will continue to fluctuate, likely trending towards higher costs.  Fortunately, there are better ways to increase the efficiency of

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