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What to Know About Furnace Repair

Common furnace problems can range from simple fixes such as a clogged air filter to more complex issues like aging components or faulty wiring. It's important to be aware of the signs that indicate [...]

How Does a Heat Pump Compare to a Furnace?

The type of heating equipment that's best for you as a homeowner usually depends on a number of factors. One of the most important is where you live in the U.S. After all, winter [...]

Can You Convert a Gas Furnace to Electric

Energy efficiency is one of the most important elements of any HVAC system. Energy-efficient equipment can significantly reduce your energy use, which means lower monthly bills. One way homeowners can work toward a more energy-efficient [...]

How Should I Clean and Disinfect the Air in My Home?

There are many different products out there that can clean your home, but HVAC companies also focus on preventative measures such as indoor air quality monitoring, air duct cleaning, filter replacement, and air purifier [...]

How Can I Save Money on My Electric Bill?

Homeowners are always trying to save money, and the electric bill is often the first place to start. After all, your electric bill comes around every month to snatch up a decent chunk of your [...]

How Long Should an Average Water Heater Last?

A water heater is an essential appliance in any home, providing hot water for everything from showers to laundry. While most people simply turn on their water heater and forget about it, being more aware [...]

Is Ductless Air Conditioning Better than Central AC?

Everyone wants the most efficient cooling for their home’s HVAC system, since that means a comfortable home with the lowest possible monthly bills. And since HVAC expenses can make up nearly half your energy costs, [...]

When Should I Change My Air Filter?

Air filters play an important role in the performance of any HVAC system. By trapping dirt, dust and other airborne particles, air filters help keep the air inside a building clean and safe to breathe. [...]

Is Air Conditioning Maintenance Really That Important?

It’s not uncommon that many homeowners don’t think about their HVAC systems all that much. As long as things are working properly and keeping their homes comfortable, is there really a problem? But even the [...]

How Can I Make My Home More Energy Efficient?

Everyone loves an energy-efficient home. Not only is it more comfortable for you and your family, but it’s also better for your wallet! One of the best things to do to secure long-term savings is [...]

What Should I Consider When Replacing My Furnace?

Starting the process of furnace replacement is exciting. The prospect of a new piece of HVAC equipment can mean higher energy efficiency and a more comfortable home. But you shouldn’t just pick the first furnace [...]

Is My Heater Gas or Electric?

Finding out what type of HVAC equipment your home’s heat comes from is likely pretty low on your list of priorities. As long as it’s providing consistent heat, what does it matter whether your heater [...]

How Does Central Heating Work?

Overview of central heating and furnaces. Central heating is one of the most common designs you’ll find in HVAC systems everywhere. For the vast majority of homes, central heating systems like your furnace can generate [...]

What is the Best Way to Reduce My Heating Bill?

A surefire source of grumbling each winter is the monthly heating bill. After all, creating a warm, comfortable home when temperatures drop takes durable, efficient heating technology. Unfortunately, it also adds up to almost half [...]

How Often Should I Run My Furnace in Winter?

Every winter, homeowners ask themselves an important question: How often should I run my furnace? Your home’s central heating system is vital for an even distribution of heat. As a result, trying to figure out [...]

How Do I Know if My Heat Exchanger Is Cracked?

As the winter months approach, many homeowners like to make sure their furnace is in good shape. One way to make sure your heating system is in good shape is to have it professionally cleaned [...]

How to Fix 4 Common Furnace Problems

If you're like most homeowners in southern Maryland, you probably take your furnace for granted until it stops working in the dead of winter! Here are four common furnace problems and how to fix [...]