HVAC News for Homeowners & Contractors


Game-Changing Technologies Influencing New Construction

With the recent growth in the housing market and new construction, there have also been outstanding technological developments in the industry. There are many different opinions and projections buzzing around the industry, and a couple of them caught our attention.

 

3D Printing

 

The idea of “3D printing a house” is an innovative concept that is quickly [...]

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Hot Contractor Marketing Tactics for 2018

Looking ahead to the new year, it’s that time when business owners are evaluating the effectiveness of their marketing efforts and finishing up plans for the future. This coming year offers some exciting marketing opportunities for contractors.

 

Content Marketing

 

You might have heard the old adage, “Content is King.” Content is an incredible component of marketing, [...]

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3 Awesome Contractor Blogs Worth Stealing

In today’s contracting business, blogging has proven to be one of the most powerful (and inexpensive) marketing tools at your disposal. The digital era has brought “the digital consumer.” Now when a homeowner needs a contractor, it’s a safe bet that he/she will search the web for a contractor.

 

If your website content is not [...]

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Choosing a Contractor

Are you looking to replace your HVAC system in the next couple of years? Or… If your HVAC system is new, you must make sure it keeps running smoothly by arranging your annual maintenance. Regardless, ultimately you will need to hire a contractor at some point in your life. Here is a little information to help you on your [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed|Tags: |0 Comments

Do you need UV ?

 

Ultraviolet HVAC devices can be very beneficial when added to your system, most importantly killing cold and flu germs. Find out how a UV devices and help your family.

 

Clean and Balanced Airflow

Ultraviolet technology has been utilized in air cleaners since the 90’s. UV devices were used to improve IAQ (Indoor Air Quality) in circulatory system of [...]

By |December 1st, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed, Healthy Home|Tags: |0 Comments

Five reasons why NOW is time to upgrade your HVAC equipment.

Is your HVAC system on its last leg?

Average life of an HVAC system is 12-15 years. Air conditioners typically last 10-15 years and furnaces typically last 15+ years. Bad news, chances are the people who owned the home before you, probably didn’t take proper care of it. HVAC systems work like human beings… [...]

By |November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed, Healthy Home|Tags: |0 Comments

Learn the true value of AFUE ratings.

If it’s time to buy a new furnace, you better know what you’re doing.

 

First of all, a furnace is a huge investment. It is something that you need to be able to count on for the next 10 years. No one likes trying to get their furnace replaced in the dead of Winter. [...]

By |November 17th, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed|Tags: |0 Comments

What you need to know about energy ratings

ENERGY STAR®

 

What You Should Know about ENERGY STAR®

 

The government-backed symbol for energy efficiency, providing simple, credible, and unbiased information that consumers and businesses rely on to make well-informed decisions. Thousands of industrial, commercial, utility, state, and local organizations—including more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500®—rely on their partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection [...]

By |November 10th, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed, Healthy Home|Tags: |0 Comments

Is it time to topple the tank?

When you’re retrofitting an older home, take time to evaluate the hot water system. We all know we need to do our part to conserve energy. In the end of the day, experts say 30% of a home’s energy budget is consumed by heating water. That’s a lot of money left on the table.

 

A lot of [...]

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed|Tags: |0 Comments

Leave the air conditioner to the Dogs. Halloween is furnace season.

Here are 4 areas of your furnace that need to be addressed every fall before you crank up the heat.

 

Combustion Chamber
Before you even think about doing anything, turn off the power and fuel supply to the furnace. Flip the on-off switch on the furnace itself. Next, find the fuel shutoff valve and turn [...]

By |October 27th, 2017|Categories: Friday Feed|Tags: |0 Comments