Developing good HVAC habits will pay for themselves in better energy efficiency and fewer repairs. If you’re practicing any of these practices, consider changing them to get more from your energy dollars and increase your indoor comfort.
It’s impossible to overestimate the value of adequate insulation to HVAC efficiency. High energy bills might be the result of an aging or problematic HVAC system or simply inadequate insulation in the home.
If you want to keep your home running smoothly over the next few months, then you’ll need to concentrate on fall HVAC maintenance tasks that you might have been neglecting. To get you started, we’ve compiled a few that you can put on your to-do list:
Many people have come to expect that the upstairs of a home will always be warmer than the first floor, primarily because heat rises. But uneven cooling doesn’t have to be the case because there are workarounds to this natural tendency.
HVAC systems are complicated machines made from a multitude of parts, not all of which have the same HVAC lifespan. The parts wear at different rates and the major components, usually a furnace and an air conditioner, will fail at different rates. The two primary drivers of HVAC longevity include use and maintenance. High use […]
Summertime is a good season to make positive changes to garage ventilation that will improve its air quality. If it’s attached to your home, the improvements will extend into your home, since garage air often seeps indoors.