Do new AC units really save energy?

New air conditioners and heat pumps do save energy, which lowers cooling costs. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that homeowners who upgrade to high efficiency air conditioners and heat pumps can reduce their energy consumption by as much as 50 percent....

What is the average life expectancy of an AC unit?

For at least three decades, central heating and air conditioning systems have routinely been included as a standard feature in new homes built across the country. Research shows that the average life span of a central air conditioning and heating system is 15 to 20...

Make the Most out of Your Heating This Winter

Preparing for the Cold Weather When winter is right around the corner, you may start to think of ways that you can optimize the heating system in your home. You will be able to make the most out of your heating system this winter by looking for a heating repair...

Brace Yourselves – Winter is Coming

This winter, don’t spend cruel, cold nights. Sometimes, things can go wrong with your heating system during chilly temperatures. To prepare for winter, make sure you understand common problems with heating systems, how to check for them, and what to do to ensure your...

How to Cut Air Conditioning Costs This Summer

Summer has officially started, and Texas residents are already scrambling to turn on the air conditioner. Unfortunately, using the air conditioner can also cause your energy bills to skyrocket, which can make comfort more of a luxury than a necessity. So in order to...

3 Ways to Lower Humidity in Your Home

Foggy windows, moldy bathrooms and a musty odor that won’t go away are just some of the signs of excess humidity in your home… but what if you could prevent property damage, save money, and be healthier with a few easy hacks? Here we’ll show you how. How...

Allergies Acting Up? Your HVAC System Can Help

With spring here, a lot of people have started experiencing severe allergies. You’re first instinct may be to simply stay inside, but what happens if your indoor air quality is actually making your allergies worse? A lot of people forget how that dust and...

How to Prepare Your Air Conditioner For Spring

Spring is just around the corner and with spring comes much warmer temperatures. This past year’s winter was rather mild, which typically means that a HOT summer is coming. With the coming change of seasons, as a homeowner, you have to prepare your air...