Is is time for a new water heater?
Homeowners will often wonder when it is time for a new water heater. The simple answer is to replace it if it starts leaking. But there are other signs that may indicate that the time is right to replace your existing water heater. Now we’re talking about the most common type of water heaters here…the standard tank water heater found in the majority of homes. Tankless water heaters will be addressed in another article.
Is is time for a new water heater?
Whole house humidifiers from Aprilaire provides solutions to dryness, static electricity and more. Is your Colorado Springs area home suffering from dry indoor air, static electricity or poor indoor air quality? Do you or your family suffer from dry noses, scratchy throats or itchy skin? Are your hardwood floors cracking?
A new, energy-efficient central air conditioner can help you save money off monthly utility bills in the Colorado Springs area. In fact, a new air conditioner uses about 30 percent to 50 percent less energy than models manufactured in the mid 1970s and 20 percent to 40 percent less energy than models manufactured just 10 years ago. Read More
Central air conditioning tips for summer
Keeping your Colorado Springs home cool and comfortable during the summer months can sometimes be a challenge. If your home has a central air conditioning system, here are a few Summer home cooling tips that will ensure your AC is working at peak performance levels.
Furnace heating maintenance
Did you know that the number one cause of furnace and home heating problems in the Colorado Springs area is dirt? Yes, thats right..dirt! The vast majority of our service calls for heating repair in residential homes is failure of the furnace to maintain thermostat set temperature, or to even not work at all, due to a dirty and neglected furnace. Furnace heating maintenance is critical. Read More
Furnace Service in Colorado Springs
Has your furnace suddenly stopped working? If your furnace has stopped heating your home in the Colorado Springs area, there are numerous possibilities as to what the problem may be.
Many times a malfunctioning furnace can simply be a maintenance issue where a professional cleaning and tune up will have your system back up and running to peak performance levels.
Air conditioning refrigerant hazard
Your homes central air conditioning system uses refrigerant, commonly referred to many as freon, to help cool down your home during the hot summer months. But did you know that freon, when inhaled, can cause severe respiratory problems, and even death? This Air conditioning refrigerant hazard poses a risk to teenagers and young adults who have discovered that by removing freon from AC units and inhaling the gas (commonly called huffing), they can achieve a quick, but brief high.
Its almost that time of year when homeowners across the Colorado Springs area will be turning on their air conditioning systems for the first time this season. One of the questions I hear most from homeowners during the summer months is Why does my AC system freeze up?
Importance of HVAC system maintenance
Now that warmer weather is upon us here in the Colorado Springs area, it cannot be overstated about the importance of HVAC system maintenance. We routinely see many service calls come in every air conditioning season regarding complaints about the AC system is not cooling well, or not cooling at all. Often we find that a little preventive maintenance would have corrected the problem.
Water leaking from air conditioner coil
Every year we receive calls from frantic homeowners stating that there is water leaking from the air conditioner coil on top of the furnace. Since your homes central air conditioner does not use water to cool the home, where does this water come from? And why is it leaking?