3 reasons homeowners need to consider a duct cleaning

3 Reasons Why Your Ductwork Needs To Be Cleaned

3 reasons homeowners need a duct cleaning

Ductwork hides out of site, but has the vital task of carrying air between the rooms of your home and your HVAC system. A ductwork cleaning can help protect your home – but only in specific circumstances. Let’s take a look at what ductwork cleaning really does, and if it’s right for you.

What Does a Duct Cleaning Accomplish?

Let’s start off by saying that not all duct cleaning services are equal. As we’ve discussed before, scammers will often promise amazingly thorough and absolutely necessary duct cleanings that don’t really do much, or aren’t even necessary in the first place. But a truly professional duct cleaning project, including the right tools and approach, will be able to: Read more

reduce allergens in your home with indoor air quality solutions from air systems

How to Reduce Allergens In Your Home

reducing indoor allergens with indoor air quality products

Spring brings rain, warmer weather, and increased Kleenex usage.

While we’re all fans of consistently warmer weather a lot of us struggle with allergies that flare up during this time of year. Thankfully there are a variety of medicines to alleviate some of the pains and annoyances that come from allergies.

But what else can we do to help keep allergens away, specifically in our homes? Luckily there are a lot of things we can do many of which only require a little bit of time. Read more

a checklist of things you can and shouldn't do on your own for spring cleaning

To Do or Not To Do? A DIY Guide to Spring Cleaning

Whether it was an official holiday in your home or just something you heard about on cleaning commercials, Spring Cleaning is that time of year in March and April when homeowners dig in and do a deep cleaning throughout their home.

Cleaning the windows, checking smoke detectors, and getting the lawn furniture out may be a few of the items on your list, but what about your heating and air conditioning system?

You depend on it to keep you and your loved ones comfortable year round.

As you’re compiling your spring cleaning list  you might be asking yourself, “which of these can I really do well on my own and which of these should really be left to a professional?”

The following are handful of things you should feel confident doing on your own (if you choose) as you complete your Spring cleaning (DIY). There are also some maintenance and cleaning tasks that should be left to a professional to help save you time, headache, and money in the future (DDIY). Read more

Warranty or Guarantee: What’s the difference?

Installing a new air conditioner, furnace, and other similar equipment is not like a trip to the grocery store. There’s a larger significant financial investment required and with that, the investor (aka homeowner), usually wants some sort of assurance that their investment is going to be well spent.

You’ve probably heard from multiple companies and even found little pieces of paper inside packaging talking about warranties and guarantees. But what are they really? Is a guarantee the same as a warranty? Read more

Product Registration For All Major Furnace Manufacturers

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Product registration is a big deal for manufacturers because it gives them a better idea of who’s using their product, how it performs when used by a consumer, and gives a direct line of communication to the consumer using their product.

Many manufacturers will even include perks or bonuses for registering your product.

Furnace manufacturers are the same. It is extremely helpful for them when homeowners register their new equipment.

Many manufacturers will even extend certain parts of the standard warranty (sometimes called, out-of-the-box warranty) upon completion of registering your equipment. For example, Amana doubles the parts warranty from 5 to 10 years on select equipment we install.

Now the idea of registering your new furnace or air conditioner may be overwhelming, but we’d like to make it a little simpler for you. (We complete all of this for homeowners who have new furnaces or air conditioners installed by us)

Below, is a list of all the major furnace manufacturers’  and a direct link to the product registration found on their website. Read more