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Dec 5, 2022

Nowadays, we face many ways to improve home comfort, but in looking at those options, there are strong opinions. The one often overlooked solution is the simplest because it works with the system you already have in place – HVAC Zoning. Home zoning, also known as HVAC Zoning, is one of several ways to manage […]

Nov 2, 2022

Is the never-ending battle of the thermostat temperature tearing your family apart? You are not alone. Nearly 61% of homeowners say that they have areas in the home that are either too hot or too cold and with the average homeowner spending almost two-thirds of their day inside their homes, this becomes increasingly problematic. This […]

Aug 31, 2022

When things go wrong with your HVAC system, there are always many HVAC professional contractors in your area to come to the rescue. But, did you know that as a homeowner, there are a few troubleshooting steps you could take before making that call? Now, we’re not going to suggest getting into the technical aspects […]

Aug 29, 2022

As the days start to get shorter and the weather starts to get cooler, homeowners tend to spend more time inside their homes. Snuggling up on the couch instead of braving the cold sounds like a good idea… until you get your energy bill. These extra costs seem to creep up during heating season with […]

Aug 16, 2022

One of the biggest mistakes a homeowner can make is neglecting their HVAC system. This type of neglect can result in premature failures of equipment that otherwise, with proper maintenance, would have lasted many years. Additionally, HVAC manufactures can void warranties on parts when they are not properly maintained. But where should homeowners start? There […]

Jul 26, 2022

Do you know how well your current HVAC system is performing? Are certain areas of your home cooler or hotter than others? If yes, this can indicate your HVAC system is either over or under-conditioning different areas of your home for various reasons. When you have an HVAC contractor come out for a regular checkup […]

Jul 6, 2022

After considering all the internal and external factors discussed in our blog post on “How Home Design & Orientation affect your comfort,” you may be considering changes or improvements to your heating and cooling system. Before investing in new equipment or other upgrades to your comfort systems, there are a few factors to consider about […]

Apr 29, 2022

According to Energy Star, the annual average energy bill for a single-family home is $2,060. The Energy Star program is a joint effort of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy to help consumers save money while protecting the environment through energy-efficient products and practices. Energy-efficient choices can save about one-third […]

Feb 25, 2022

Certain newer home design features can cause uneven heating and cooling or make it challenging to condition areas properly. Likewise, the layout of your home can significantly affect the comfort you experience from your heating and cooling, or HVAC system. Fortunately, both problems have a relatively easy solution – HVAC Zoning. Home Design Challenges Rooms […]

Jan 6, 2022

So you’ve made the first step – it’s time to address the comfort of your home. Maybe your current system isn’t working as well as it should. Perhaps you’re tired of the living room being warmer or colder than the bedroom. All. The. Time. Or maybe you’re finally ready for a new system and were […]

Nov 30, 2021

  Deciding to add, replace or overhaul your HVAC system is stressful enough, but when a contractor comes to your home and starts speaking about Condensing Units, MERV and BTUs, that stress can turn to outright confusion. Don’t worry; these terms may be familiar to the HVAC Industry but aren’t typically a part of everyday […]

Oct 29, 2021

People tend to think of their HVAC as a “one or the other” type thing – it’s either cooling in the summer or heating in the winter. But they tend to think a lot about the “C” in that acronym. Conditioning An effective and efficient HVAC system isn’t just conditioning the temperature of the air […]

Oct 11, 2021

Fall is officially here, and many wonder if it’s time to give the air conditioning a break and cool their homes by opening windows. Sometimes the air inside your home can get uncomfortable and stale, and all you want to do is bring that crisp fresh air indoors. While this sounds great, it sometimes isn’t […]

Oct 4, 2021

According to Ohio Realtors, 87% of all home sales nationwide are comprised of existing homes. Among many other things, that means that almost everyone is inheriting (or not having at all) someone else’s HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) solution. We don’t all have the benefit of a newly built house with a solution designed […]

Sep 24, 2021

As seasons change so do the temperatures in your home, the place where you like to relax, or plan celebrations year-round.  However, it is hard to enjoy these things when the temperature in your home isn’t comfortable.  If you’re experiencing uneven temperatures in your home, you’re not alone.   Many homeowners across the country experience the […]

Aug 9, 2021

There’s no place like home. It’s a place of pride, safety and comfort, or at least it should be.  But it’s hard to be comfortable if some rooms are too hot while others too cold. Many homeowners resort to the opening-closing registers method to solve this problem.  What’s the harm, they feel? And besides, it’s […]

Jul 22, 2021

How do you make your home a great place to live? Whether it’s helping you survive those hot, sticky summer days or warming you up in the winter, a good HVAC system is key to keeping your home comfortable. This isn’t just a matter of saving you a few bucks on energy efficiency. In addition […]

Mar 14, 2021

Smart Thermostats are a great advance in HVAC comfort, allowing you to set and automate the comfort level at the thermostat. But that’s also one of their biggest drawbacks – it works At The Thermostat. Want to make the most of this new technology? Learn here about how a reliable and efficient zoning system can […]