Archive for January, 2016

Thinks It’s Too Late for Heating Maintenance? It’s Not!

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Winter is already well underway, and the year 2016 is here. You almost certainly have the heating system in your home already working to keep your family warm. But… did you remember to schedule a visit from a heating and air conditioning professional during fall to inspect and tune-up your heater? This is something you must make part of your annual routine, since it helps keep the household’s heating system working at its best and for the longest period of time. (more…)

The Myth of the “Bigger” Heating System

Monday, January 11th, 2016

When it comes to providing comfortable levels of heat for a house during winter, homeowners often gravitate to the idea that the larger a heating system they have, the better comfort they’ll receive. This is an understandable mistake, but a mistake nonetheless.

(more…)

“It’s Getting Too Hot in My House!” When the Heater Won’t Shut Off

Monday, January 4th, 2016

The main comfort goal during the winter season is to keep a home cozy and warm. You need to have an effective heating system to achieve this. Of course, there’s such a thing as too warm. A heating system should maintain a proper balance of comfort in a house, usually between 72°F to 78°F. Keeping the setting on the thermostat steady between these temperatures will help to maintain a pleasant environment without wasting money. (more…)