Cliff Notes

Like the famous study guide, our Cliff Notes blog is the go-to resource for our customers—sharing everything you need to know about heating, cooling, and indoor air quality systems. Have a burning question you want to ask? Wonder how your plumbing works? Find it here where our experts share the top tips homeowners should know.

Ready, Set, Cool: Why You Need an A/C Clean & Check

Since warm weather is just around the corner, you’ll need your air conditioning soon. If you haven’t already arranged your air conditioning clean & check, be sure to schedule one. A clean, inspected system is a safe and efficient system. 37 percent more energy: Dirt and grime can force your air conditioner to work harder

The Importance of Choosing the Correct Furnace Filter

Even though some furnace filters may look the same, there are important and distinct differences among them. It is essential that homeowners are informed of what type of filter is required for their particular type of heating and cooling system. When purchasing a filter, be certain that you select one that is properly sized and

New Efficiency Standards for Lower Water Heater Energy Costs

The new efficiency standards and water heater requirements below do not mean that consumers have to replace their water heaters in 2015. Like the low-flow toilet requirements of the early 1990s, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mandate means that manufacturers cannot produce or sell lower-efficiency water heaters after April 15, 2015. Wholesalers will still

Make the Most of Your Space: Use Every Single Room in Your Home

Every home has that one room that, no matter how hard you try, is always 10 degrees hotter or cooler than the rest of your home. This can be extremely frustrating to homeowners because they feel they can’t use that room year-round. Sometimes the use of space heaters, fans, or a window air conditioner can

Springtime Tips From Our Techs

Spring is just a few days away. Here are some great tips from our techs to make sure you are prepared for the new season and changing weather. • Check over and clean the sump pump pit—make sure it is free of debris. • Connect downspouts and make sure they run away from your home.

Côr™ Thermostat

Carrier, the brand that invented modern air conditioning, is putting home comfort in the palm of your hands with the Côr ™ Thermostat and app. The video below provides great insights on this smart thermostat and how it will keep your home comfortable year-round. Call us if you have additional questions or want to learn

Autumn Plumbing Reminders

With fall and winter on the horizon, you and other homeowners can take these simple steps in preparation for the onset of colder weather: Remove hoses from outside hydrants so they drain properly during the winter. If you don’t have a frost-proof hydrant, drain outside faucets back into the house or blow them out with

Why Have Your Heating System Serviced?

Protect your system with a furnace clean & check. A clean system operates at peak efficiency. A clean & check can help identify potential problems and eliminate that unexpected breakdown during the coldest winter night. A clean & check ensures that the system is operating safely and properly. Regular maintenance is a condition of Carrier