Fall is here, have your furnace checked!

Fall is here, have your furnace checked!

Fall is the time of the year that most of us are breathing a sigh of relief that we can give our air conditioner a break and open up the windows. Most people don’t anticipate a furnace problem until it is a reality for their family. So since most of us have...

A Dirty Condenser Coil can cause problems for your AC

If you haven’t had an air conditioning tune up in a while it is a good idea to do so, as a dirty condenser coil creates a number of problems: A dirty condenser coil will prevent your air conditioner from running at peak efficiency and can cause cooling efficiency to...
Does your AC need Freon?

Does your AC need Freon?

Guess what it doesn’t just need Freon, you have a Freon leak. How do we know?  Because it is a common misconception that your air conditioner uses Freon and that over time that Freon needs to be replaced. Your AC doesn’t use up Freon, meaning it isn’t used up in the...
It’s hot upstairs!

It’s hot upstairs!

Zoning your home is the process of dividing a home or commercial building into two or more separate zones which gives more control over the cooling and heating system allowing for individual control of temperature in each of these zones. This is especially helpful in...
Have a Gas Furnace? Get a Carbon Monoxide Detector!

Have a Gas Furnace? Get a Carbon Monoxide Detector!

If you have a gas furnace and do NOT have a carbon monoxide detector please stop whatever you are doing and get one immediately. With furnaces working overtime, it is essential to have a smoke detector in case of a heat exchanger failure. In mild weather, when...

Furnace maintenance saves money

All gas furnaces require you to maintain your system to keep your warranty in good standing and to keep your furnace running efficiently. You wouldn’t ignore your vehicle’s oil change, tires, or worn breaks so don’t ignore your furnace maintenance needs either! You...
How do Heat Pumps Work?

How do Heat Pumps Work?

Here in the Ohio Valley winters are often unpredictable. Some years we have mild winters with barely a dusting of snow and other years we are blasted with the ice storm of 2009. Also in Louisville, KY we never seem to know when winter is going to come or how long it’s...
Dual Heat Pump

Dual Heat Pump

The trend these days when building a new structure is being as energy efficient as possible. Most heating systems are run on electricity or propane. Propane can be three times more expensive than natural gas that is why majority of people opt for electric heat pumps....
Replace that noisy air conditioner

Replace that noisy air conditioner

Do you have a noisy are conditioner? One primary reason you may want to upgrade your air conditioner is to relieve yourself of the constant noise. Air conditioners over the past ten years have come a long way; they are energy efficient and manufactured better, which...
Heating and Cooling Bill Too High

Heating and Cooling Bill Too High

Sometimes, we’re all taken aback by how high our heating and cooling bills can climb during the dog days of summer and the dead of winter. We have put together some helpful tips on how to reduce those hefty utility bills. COOLING DOWN THE HOUSE Operate your...