Don't Sweat These 3 Common Air Conditioning Maintenance Mistakes

Maintaining your home's HVAC system is not an optional task. Ignoring parts of your system for years can lead to increased wear, decreased efficiency, and the potential for early and catastrophic failures. Unfortunately, many homeowners may not even realize that their air conditioner requires routine maintenance. Even worse, it's easy to make some common maintenance mistakes. Keeping your air conditioning system running for as long as possible means keeping up with the correct routine maintenance procedures. [Read More]

Understanding Intermittent Pilot Ignition Failures

Modern gas furnaces are surprisingly uniform. Most newer furnaces use direct spark ignition or hot surface ignition controlled directly from a single, integrated control board. However, ignition systems on older furnaces were often more varied. While very old furnaces often used standing pilot lights, slightly newer models relied on intermittent pilot ignition. Many of these furnaces are still in service. If you have an older furnace with an intermittent pilot ignition system, it's a good idea to understand how it works, how it can fail, and what's necessary to get your heat working again. [Read More]

How Can You Tell That The Capacitor To Your HVAC Is Damaged?

As the weather gets colder, homeowners are preparing to retreat indoors and enjoy the comfort of their heating appliances. However, before the cold sets in, you should consider checking your systems and ensuring they will serve you efficiently through the cold months. Since the heating system is critical to your comfort, you shouldn't take chances with it. Note that one of the issues affecting this system is when the capacitor stops working as it should. [Read More]

Has Your Air Conditioner Stopped Blowing Cold Air Into The Room? 4 Possible Causes

It is concerning when your air conditioning system blows warm air into the house instead of cold air. However, the problem is not always complicated, and it does not mean you are about to lose the entire air conditioner. Sometimes, the complication is a simple matter that an AC repair technician can troubleshoot and fix. Here are the top reasons your system is blowing warm air. Have You Been Maintaining Your Condenser? [Read More]