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Why You Should Trust Us to Handle Your GE Appliance Installation

April 26th, 2017

When you need a home appliance installed, most of the time the contractor you get to install it is not the same company you get the system from. That’s all well and good; most HVAC, electrical, and plumbing companies don’t act as dealers for the majority of brands they service. However, when you have the opportunity to buy from the same company that services your system, you should. Read on to find out more about why you should trust us to handle your GE appliance installation.

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If Your Air Conditioner is Making These Noises, Call for Repairs

April 19th, 2017

With the weather heating up, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner more and more often. More demand means more wear and tear on the system, which means it will be more likely to develop problems. You need to be able to identify possible issues with your air conditioner early if you want to keep the system from becoming damaged. One of the most common warning signs that your air conditioner is in trouble is strange noises coming from the system.

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The Advantages of Installing an Evaporative Cooler

April 17th, 2017

With all our advances in climate control technology over the last hundred years, there is still something to be said for the old way of doing things. Not that you should go without air conditioning and just open a window, of course. It’s more that the same concepts that informed ancient methods of climate control can still be quite useful today. Take evaporative cooling, for example. This method has been used in one form or another for centuries. Here in the 21st century, we have our own ways of taking advantage of this concept to cool a home.

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Choosing the Right Lighting Option for Your Needs

April 12th, 2017

Lighting is one of those things that everybody uses, but no one actually thinks about all that much. As long as everything is lit enough to prevent eye strain, or tripping over things, most people don’t actually care what form their home lighting takes. This is a shame, because choosing the right lighting system for each individual situation can make quite a big difference.

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How Zone Control can Improve Your Summer AC Performance

April 5th, 2017

We’re only a few weeks away from the hot months of summer, believe it or not. Before too long, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner to keep your home cool and comfortable. If you’re using a centralized air conditioner, though, you should know that there are a few things you can do to improve your system performance this summer. Centralized systems have a number of inherent disadvantages, ones that can be effectively treated by installing a zone control system.

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Should I Replace My Air Conditioner This Spring?

April 3rd, 2017

It may seem a bit crazy to talk about air conditioning in this weather, but summer is closer than you would think. You don’t want to be caught off-guard when the weather starts to heat up, and you certainly don’t want to be without a reliable air conditioner by the time we get into the summer months. If your current air conditioner is unlikely to last for another summer, it’s a good idea to replace it now. Otherwise, you run the risk of finding yourself without a functioning air conditioner at all in the middle of a heat wave. Look for the following signs that your air conditioner should be replaced with a new one.

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The 2 Areas of Your Home Where You Need Professional Remodeling the Most

March 28th, 2017

Everyone probably has one or two places in their home that they’d like to remodel a bit. Most homeowners don’t live in homes they had built just for them, and a lot of us live with design choices made by the previous owners. Some remodeling projects are easy to do yourself, or at least possible without needing professional assistance. However, there are certain projects that you really shouldn’t be undertaking by yourself. Let’s have a look at the two areas of your home where you absolutely should hire a professional contractor.

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The Ways in Which Window Choice Affects Your Home

March 22nd, 2017

When most people select windows for their home, they do it with aesthetic appeal in mind. This is certainly a valid reason to install a window, of course, but it’s not the only way that they can add to your home. Choosing the right window can offer you other benefits beyond that, if you know what to look for. Let’s take a look at some of the ways in which proper window choice can benefit your home.

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Electrical Upgrades to Consider for Your Home This Year

March 20th, 2017

You probably don’t spend a whole lot of time thinking about the state of your home’s electrical system. It’s one of those things that’s vital for your day to day life, but which typically doesn’t demand a whole lot of attention. Still, there are some possible upgrades to your electrical system that you really should consider, both for safety and convenience.

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Make Sure You Get Your Air Conditioner Checked This Month!

March 15th, 2017

We still have a few weeks of winter left, but the weather will be warming up before you know it. It’s important to make sure that your air conditioner is in good condition now, so that you can rely on your system throughout the summer without worrying about it breaking down on you. If you haven’t had your system professionally checked out yet this year, read on to find out why you should.

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