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Coolant Leaks

Reasons Why Your AC System Loses Coolant

Ten years ago, an air conditioning leak was little more than an inconvenience. It was easy to purchase a can of coolant to top off the system – an inexpensive solution that allowed you to delay a repair until a convenient time. Things aren’t as simple today. The popular refrigerant, R-22, began phasing out in

This Old House: The Dangers of Asbestos in Older Homes

  Older homes are a beauty. There are, however, some important points to note for current or potential owners of old homes. The most notable being the potential presence of asbestos in the structure of these homes. If your lovely home was constructed before 1980, it could be classified as an “older home”, but this

Your Top Heating & Cooling Questions Answered

As a homeowner, it’s your responsibility to maintain your home and all of its components to sustain the best value, comfort and security for your home. This is a lot to ask of someone who is likely a parent and a full-time employee. We certainly don’t expect you to know it all. This is why

Absorption Refrigeration: How It Works

When most people think of the way that refrigerators work, they picture compressors and cold air. That’s why it’s so hard for many people to understand the concept of absorption refrigeration. It’s easy to see where their questions come from and why it can be a bit tricky to wrap your mind around. After all,

central heating boilers

Your Guide to Central Heating Boilers

Heating your home by a boiler is a venerable method of central heating but there are a few options to consider when selecting a boiler for your home. Your available space If hot water is to be made via the boiler or if you have a separate system Funds Home heating boiler options The boiler

AC Coil Maintenance

AC Coil Maintenance

Dirty Coil? If it’s been a while since you had your AC coil cleaned or serviced then chances are you are going to need to have it cleaned. As a by-product of normal operation the evaporator coil on your HVAC system is going to collect dust. If you’ve ever noticed how a cold glass will

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Stop Mold Growth in Your Business HVAC System

Due to condensation, HVAC systems can be prime locations for mold growth, and these systems can distribute mold throughout the building. Visible mold always signals a potential problem in terms of health-related complications and damage to building structures. Stopping mold growth is imperative for sustaining good indoor air quality (IAQ). HVAC Maintenance for Mold Prevention

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Energy Efficiency Tips for Your Business

Many factors go into running a successful business and making each dollar count. Yet when it comes to the energy that your company consumes, chances are that a lot is being wasted without your knowledge. The good news is that simple ideas can transform into significant savings for your business. Not only will your wallet

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What Size Air Conditioner Do I need for My Home?

Getting a new air conditioning is a big expense and a big choice. How do you know which unit is right for your home? To make sure your indoor space is comfortable, that it is cooled efficiently, and that you won’t be paying too much on your energy bills, picking the right size for your

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Commercial Heat Pump Troubleshooting Tips

A heat pump style of HVAC system is an efficient way to heat and cool a space. Instead of generating heat or cooling air, it pumps heat either inside or out to warm or cool the inside of a building. While a heat pump may be more efficient than a traditional system, it may also