Are you concerned that dust, dirt and pollen are contributing to your HVAC unit’s filthy air ducts?
Staying indoors on a hot summer day can keep you comfortable, but if your AC unit is on the fritz, it can quickly become unbearable.
Spring Maintenance and Your HVAC UnitSpring maintenance on your home is necessary to ensure you and your loved ones comfort. You are probably already getting rid of the dust in your home from the long winter, but this will not make the air any easier to breathe. The following maintenance tips will not only keep your AC unit working properly, they will improve the quality of your indoor air.
Changing Your Filter
The summers and winters in Minnesota can be harsh, so it’s important that your HVAC unit is energy efficient and ready to perform. Having a working HVAC system ensures that your home will be comfortable no matter the temperature. Here are a few tips to keep your HVAC unit energy-efficient and ready for peak performance.
How To Keep Your HVAC Unit Energy Efficient
- Change your air filters as recommended for your system.
- Always have your system serviced annually.
- Invest in a smart, programmable thermostat.
The use of a backup generator when dealing with HVAC issues is a something that you need to take seriously. There are a lot of hidden dangers that you may not be aware of. These hidden dangers need to be addressed and often times the advice of an HVAC professional will be just what you need to know before you plug this into your home to use as a backup power source. The next couple of sections will tell you the things that you need to be aware of that will help you stay safe and will reduce your risks of being exposed to danger when using one of these generators.
If your home energy bill is higher than ever and it seems hard to keep the entire house regulated, you may be dealing with cold air leaks. Even after you've sealed other drafts throughout the house, cool air can leak into and out of your HVAC system. While other cold air leaks are simple to fix on your own, these leaks are best handled by HVAC professionals.
Sealing Your Own Drafts
Energy Star is a highly trusted voluntary energy certification program created by the Federal Government back in 1992. The program is all about ensuring that energy efficient products such as an HVAC unit are available to consumers. Not only does this help consumers and businesses to save money but will also help to protect our environment.
Becoming Energy Star Certified
A very Happy New Year to you and yours from your friendly heating, ventilation, and air conditioning professionals! The start of any new year can be filled with resolutions and fresh starts. You may want to consider including your HVAC amongst your resolutions to this exciting new year.
Easy HVAC ResolutionsNot every resolution, made in the New Year is easy to commit to or even keep. Try a new type of resolution and enjoy some success this New Year. The following resolutions can be included this new year:
Invest in a New Thermostat
Brushing and bathing your dog on a regular basis will reduce the amount of dander and hair floating through your home. If not properly groomed and maintained, your dog’s dander and hair can take a toll on your home, health, and HVAC unit. Here are a few tips to help you with your HVAC maintenance as a dog lover.
Preventative Maintenance is a Must
Recently, Ductworks added a new feature on their website that enables customers to purchase products they need to support their HVAC units. We are excited about this new feature because we believe it will enhance our customer’s experience on our website and will help them easily find the parts they need. Why shop at our online store?