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Tips for Home Maintenance that Keep Your HVAC System Efficient


Tips for Home Maintenance that Keep Your HVAC System Efficient
Scores of southwest Oklahoma residents are getting ready for the winter months by tackling essential fall home maintenance tasks that are best completed before colder weather arrives. While annual preventive maintenance and regular DIY tasks like changing the air filter each month go a long way toward improving the efficiency of your heating system, these top four home maintenance tasks are essential for reducing the load on your furnace or heat pump. Continue reading “Tips for Home Maintenance that Keep Your HVAC System Efficient
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Why Do Maintenance Agreements Make Sense?

Why Do Maintenance Agreements Make Sense?The condition of your HVAC equipment directly affects the comfort level in your home, your yearly household energy costs, and even your family’s health and safety. When you opt for a yearly maintenance agreement with a trustworthy HVAC professional, you can rest easy that the HVAC system is receiving the preventive care that’s vital to keep it operating at peak performance. Continue reading “Why Do Maintenance Agreements Make Sense?” »

Learn How to Decide if It’s Time to Repair or Replace Your HVAC System

Learn How to Decide if It’s Time to Repair or Replace Your HVAC SystemYour HVAC system is giving you trouble again. It hasn’t been working properly, and you need to call in someone to repair it. But will repairs really fix the root problem, or are you pouring more money into a lost cause? It might be better just to replace the whole thing. How do you know? Here are a few signs. Continue reading “Learn How to Decide if It’s Time to Repair or Replace Your HVAC System” »

When Performing A/C Maintenance, Here’s What Your HVAC Pro Should Check

When Performing A/C Maintenance, Here's What Your HVAC Pro Should CheckA/C maintenance is an essential part of the spring home maintenance that keeps your Southwest Oklahoma home cool and your A/C operating efficiently. If you skipped A/C maintenance last season, there’s no better time than the present to bring in your HVAC pro for a system tune-up. The following steps outline what your HVAC pro should check. Continue reading “When Performing A/C Maintenance, Here’s What Your HVAC Pro Should Check” »

Keep an Eye Out for These 3 Common A/C Condensate Drain Issues

Keep an Eye Out for These 3 Common A/C Condensate Drain IssuesYour A/C not only cools air, but it also works as a dehumidifier. In fact, the industrial air conditioner was invented as an early dehumidifier, because cool air holds less humidity than warm air. The humidity removed from your air by the A/C is disposed of through the condensate drain. If it clogs, that water can re-evaporate near the internal workings of your HVAC system. It’s a good idea to take care of A/C condensate drain issues as soon as possible.  Continue reading “Keep an Eye Out for These 3 Common A/C Condensate Drain Issues” »

Air Conditioner Maintenance Tasks for the Homeowner

Air Conditioner Maintenance Tasks for the HomeownerIt’s the time of year in southwest Oklahoma when homeowners should be scheduling their annual air conditioner maintenance. An HVAC technician will check the refrigerant charge, capacitor, airflow, controls, thermostat and electrical settings. However, there are tasks a homeowner can perform on the A/C prior to the arrival of the licensed professional. Continue reading “Air Conditioner Maintenance Tasks for the Homeowner” »

Essential Troubleshooting Tips for a Malfunctioning A/C System

Essential Troubleshooting Tips for a Malfunctioning A/C SystemWhen your A/C system sits idle for the winter, it needs a little help to get in gear for spring and summer. Spring A/C maintenance is always a good idea to ensure your A/C is working at peak performance, and to catch small problems before they cause big repair bills. If you’re experiencing A/C problems, try these troubleshooting tips to make sure it’s not a minor issue before calling a pro. Continue reading “Essential Troubleshooting Tips for a Malfunctioning A/C System” »