September 19th, 2016
Tankless water heaters are an excellent, energy efficient choice for many homeowners throughout the country. They are capable of handling periods when homeowners are away better than traditional storage tank water heaters, and they aren’t susceptible to heat loss and wasted water. A tankless water heater in your home can help you save a good amount of energy, which means you’ll be paying less for utilities each month.
Just like any other type of appliance or system, however, tankless water heaters do run into problems from time to time, and when they do you will need a professional on your side who has the expertise necessary to resolve the issues. Of course, it also helps to know when you may need repairs. Keep reading to learn some of the signs that this may be the case. Continue Reading
September 12th, 2016
While daytime temperatures are still relatively mild, our nighttime temperatures have started to drop steadily, and you may have turned on your boiler already for the first time this heating season. Hopefully you’ve had the system maintained in the last year and have no issues to be concerned about.
Typically, a boiler will encounter less repair issues than other types of heating system, mainly because they have less moving mechanical parts. But no boiler is 100% invulnerable. Keep reading to learn about some signs that you may be in need of boiler repairs. Continue Reading
September 6th, 2016
In most homes throughout the country, the HVAC system accounts for the majority of the household energy bills. In your house, you want to ensure that you have the most efficient and effective model possible while also keeping within a budget.
You can achieve this when you have our team on your side to help you select the best residential HVAC system. With winter on the way, we’ll focus on the heating system in this post. Keep reading to learn about what factors you should consider when choosing the right heating system for your home. Continue Reading
August 29th, 2016
Last week, we discussed the importance of routine maintenance, and how it’s not too early to schedule an appointment for your heating system. If you wouldn’t skip an oil change and tune-up for your car, then you shouldn’t skip this important task for your home comfort system, either. Though we’ve certainly experienced some warm weather this summer, Washington is still not a place you want to be in the middle of winter with a malfunctioning heater.
Professional heating maintenance keeps your unit running as efficiently and effectively as possible, reducing the potential for costly repairs down the road. Contact our professionals for a complete tune-up and to learn more about what our services include. We’ve shared below the basics of what happens during your heating maintenance appointment. Continue Reading
August 22nd, 2016
As Washington residents are well aware, even though our summers can get pretty warm, the majority of our time is spent using our heating systems rather than AC units. And although it may still seem far off, the official start of fall is a mere month away. As we approach cooler weather, you want to ensure that your heating system is able to operate at its peak efficiency.
In order to do this, you want to make sure to invest in regular preventive maintenance. This is key to preventing premature system replacement or costly repairs for a broken down heating system. You should plan on having this service done at least once a year, although if you have a heat pump system, twice a year is recommended. Keep reading to learn more about why right now is a great time to schedule your heating maintenance appointment. Continue Reading
August 15th, 2016
No matter what type of air conditioning system you have—a central unit, ductless system, heat pump—you want to make sure that it has the ability to cool your home efficiently and effectively, even as we near the end of summer. With temperatures still keeping us pretty warm, your air conditioner needs all the help you can give it. Therefore if you haven’t scheduled preventive maintenance in the last year, now is the time to do so. It’s never too late! But why is AC maintenance so essential? Continue Reading
August 8th, 2016
When it comes to preventing problems with your air conditioning system, there is no better way to do so than by scheduling routine maintenance. Ideally, you’d schedule this before the cooling season begins to ensure that your system functions efficiently and effectively all summer long. However, if you’ve skipped this appointment for any reason, it’s never too late to call our HVAC professionals.
In the meantime, there are steps that you can take between maintenance appointments to help ensure that your AC system stays in good shape and will continue to perform well next year. We’ve shared some tips below about what you can do. Continue Reading
August 1st, 2016
Summer presses on, and as it does you hopefully haven’t run into any problems with your air conditioner. With temperatures soaring, the last thing you want is for your AC to break down on you when you need it the most.
However, if your AC system has been experiencing troubling symptoms, you might be wondering if it’s time to replace your air conditioner, or if you should invest in repairs instead, and hold off purchasing a new system until the next cooling season rolls around. No matter what you decide, our expertly trained staff is here to assist you. With professional services, you can ensure that no additional damage is caused to your AC system.
So, how do you know when an AC replacement is needed, or you can hold off and just get repairs done for now? Continue Reading
July 25th, 2016
It’s no secret that summers here require a fully functioning and efficient air conditioning system. However, just as equally important as a good air conditioner is the ability to maintain control over its use. For this reason, we recommend upgrading your thermostat to a programmable option. Keep reading to learn about the numerous benefits of doing so. Continue Reading
July 18th, 2016
Tankless water heaters are an excellent choice for many homes throughout the country. When you are away from your home, these systems make a lot more sense than a traditional storage tank water heater. This is particularly true if we’re talking about a vacation home.
Tankless water heaters warm your water instantly, without you having to worry about running out of hot water. They also save a good deal of energy, which means you save on your monthly bills. Like any other home appliance or device, however, tankless water heaters are not immune to problems. While it takes an expert to repair these issues, we’ve shared some signs below that indicate you should call for professional tankless water heater services. Continue Reading