Author Archives: Andy Culberson

Changing Your Air Filter: You Know You Should, but Here’s Why

There’s no good reason not to perform regular maintenance on your HVAC system. Many tasks, such as replacing your air filter, are cheap and easy but have big potential benefits.

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R-Values and Insulation: Key for Comfort and Savings, Winter or Summer

Heating and cooling accounts for roughly 50 percent of the total energy consumed in the average home annually. Your home’s insulation plays a key role in controlling heat loss in

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An Electrostatic Air Filter May be What You Need for Improved IAQ

The air in your Greater Cleveland area home may be negatively affecting the health and well-being of all who live there. The sad fact is that the air in your

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Follow These Ductwork Design Principles for Your New Home

When you are building a new home in the Cleveland area, the physical layout, the material types and the sizes of your air ducts should be factored into the design

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Skipped Your Furnace Inspection? Do It Now; Add the A/C

If you skipped last fall’s furnace inspection, now’s the ideal time to check it off your to-do list. By taking care of it now, you’ll know your furnace is in

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Electricity Use Myths: Change Your Ways and Save

What do you know about home electricity use? You might think you know the best ways to save on lighting and air conditioning, but chances are you accept some false

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Finding a Heating and Cooling Contractor: the Credentials Trifecta

Finding a heating and cooling contractor in the Greater Cleveland area who will do the job right the first time can be challenging. You want a contractor whom you can trust,

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Keeping Your Cleveland Home Safe and Secure While on Winter Vacation

Whether you’re going to visit family members out of town, or simply going on that early-spring vacation you’ve been looking forward to all year, winter and early spring are times

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Have Your Plumbing System Serviced to Avoid Wintertime Emergencies

Winter, with its record-breaking low temperatures and snowfall, has not been kind to Northeast Ohio this year. The brutal cold has been harsher than usual not only for residents but plumbing

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Load Calculations Crucial for Determining Correct Furnace Size

If you’re thinking of upgrading or replacing your home’s furnace, determining the right size system is crucial. In order to determine correct furnace size for your Cleveland area home, your

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