Before assuming that your central heating system has failed, check the thermostat. From overworked systems to those that seem to have quit working altogether, a faulty thermostat can disguise itself as other problems. Before calling an HVAC repairman, try the thermostat troubleshooting steps below. The Basics of Thermostats Thermostat temperature sensing and response varies according to whether the thermostat is electronic or electromechanical. Electromechanical thermostats are a bit old-fashioned, operating on rudimentary principles.…Read More »
How Much AC Do You Need?
The average American household will spend around $111 a month on their energy bill, depending on where they live and their family needs. What if you could cut this bill in half every month and save hundreds throughout the year? There are some things you can do and investments you can make to start saving money each month, so you can put that money towards more important investments like retirement, your mortgage or things you want.…Read More »
As the summer temperatures start to settle in, the heat and humidity may have you running for the refuge of your air conditioner. Unfortunately, an air conditioner alone may not be enough to combat some of the most intense heat for the summer. In addition to having your home’s air conditioning system serviced once a year, there are a few other things you can do to keep your home as cool and comfortable as possible despite the climbing temperatures.…Read More »