Do You Know The Efficiency of Your Equipment?

Most homeowners that have lived in their homes for a number of years probably have no idea how efficient their furnace or A/C units are. It is impossible to determine the efficiency level by merely looking at the equipment. Even the model number can’t tell you how that unit is performing in your home. Manufacturers … Continued

Have You Taken Your Federal Energy Tax Credit?

It’s tax season and we know you are looking for ways to get the most out of your taxes. Take advantage of the federal tax credit available to qualifying equipment purchases! If you purchased a high efficient furnace or A/C system in 2017 you may be able to get a $500 tax credit. Qualifying equipment … Continued

What’s the Difference Between Duct Cleaning & Duct Sealing?

If you came here, it was to learn about the difference of both duct services! Duct Cleaning As the name implies, duct cleaning is done via a mechanical device that is inserted into each duct and scrubs the interior of all debris and simultaneously vacuums everything into a canister. Upon completion, many homeowners have the … Continued

How Have Furnaces Changed Over Time?

From the 1950’s through the 70’s, most furnaces were designed to just heat the house, cooling was the exception. Therefore, all furnaces had belt drive motors and standing pilot lights. The new result was a super quiet air delivery system. But everything changed when the government started to mandate higher efficiency ratings. So in the … Continued

Can You Prevent a Cold or the Flu?

This is the perfect time of the year to get a cold or the flu. Even though there are no scientific breakthroughs that can prevent these from occurring, there are a few things that can minimize your risk of getting a cold or flu. There are three products that can greatly minimize the chances of … Continued

Stay Healthy During This Flu Season & All Year Long

Cold temperatures and the flu season are lingering around longer this year. We want to help you to have a healthy home. In order to have a healthy home, an indoor air quality product by Carrier, like the Infinity or Performance Series Air Purifier can keep the air in your home clean. Both purifiers use … Continued

Ask Adam: Has Your Home Had an Energy Audit?

Most homeowners are probably not aware that such a service is available or what it entails. Almost everyone has a home inspection when purchasing a house. This is basically a report on the safety and structural integrity of the home. Energy audits give you a report on heat gain, heat loss and infiltration problems that a … Continued

Ask Adam: When Do I Need to Replace My Unit?

When Do I Need to Replace My Unit? There are a few signs to look for if you’re wondering if you should replace your unit. Your equipment needs frequent repairs. Your cooling or heating equipment may have become less efficient. If you’ve repaired it less than 2 repairs in 10 years, it should be good. Once … Continued

Ductless Systems

Carrier offers ductless systems so what exactly is a ductless system? There are no ducts involved! This system can be used in new or old homes or in rooms that require specific temperatures. It’s not like adding a space heater or a window A/C system to a room. Those two only do one thing. A … Continued

Water Heaters, Which Type is Best for You?

Heat Pump Water Heaters Heat pump water heaters are the ones that come to mind when you think of water heaters. They are a cylindrical tank with a conventional metal pipe chimney. Here is an example of a Bradford White heat pump water heater: With these types of water heaters, there is a ready supply of … Continued