Home Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog

AC Maintenance: It’s Time

March 27th, 2017

AC-maintenance-technicianIt may seem like wishful thinking still, but the fact of the matter is that warmer weather really is on the way — and it also has a way of sneaking up on us. If you’re interested in living as comfortably as possible throughout the hottest time of the year, then it is vital that your air conditioner is kept in great working condition. This simply won’t be the case if your air conditioner is not tuned up as needed.

Air conditioning maintenance requires much more than changing out your air filter and hosing down your outdoor unit. It is a fairly complex and involved process, which means that routine AC maintenance in Dayton, OH is definitely a job for trained professionals. Put your air conditioner in our hands, and you’ll be able to cool your home with well-earned confidence this summer season.

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Take Stock of Your Home Improvement Needs

March 13th, 2017

work-gloves-and-hard-hatRepeat after us, everyone. We’re almost there. Winter is almost gone. This time of year is tough on residents that get their hopes up on particularly warm days, only to feel disheartened when the temperature plummets the next. We make it through the unpredictable weather of March every year, but that doesn’t make it any easier after another long, cold winter season. Why not take your mind off of your cabin fever by ensuring that your home has made it through the winter season unscathed?

 

Before the heat of summer arrives in full, springtime presents you with a great opportunity for dealing with the multitude of issues that can develop around your property over time. Our team offers some truly great home improvement services in Dayton, OH. Take advantage of them before getting distracted by the fun of the summer season.

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Spring Maintenance: Clean Your Air Ducts!

February 27th, 2017

cleaning-ductsThe heating season is drawing to a close, but it definitely isn’t time to switch off your home heating system just yet. That being said, we understand that you are getting anxious for the warmer weather to arrive. What can you do to pass the time before the heating season is behind us once more? Well, we recommend getting some basic maintenance out of the way.

Now, scheduling routine air conditioning maintenance is definitely something that you should be doing every year. However, there are certain aspects of caring for your air conditioner — or forced air heating system — that are not covered by routine annual maintenance. Ensuring that your air ducts are clean falls into this category. While we wait for warmer weather to arrive, why not schedule professional duct cleaning in Dayton, OH?

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Heat Pumps: Versatile and Efficient

February 13th, 2017

heat-pumpInvesting in a new HVAC system is a pretty substantial expense for most homeowners. Obviously, you want to be sure that you are choosing the right system for your needs and that your system will operate as efficiently as possible for as long as possible. While there is no single heater or air conditioner that will suit everyone’s needs, the heat pump is one that we often recommend to homeowners in the area.

Heat pumps have a lot going for them, and the technology has only gotten better over the years. Consider the following benefits of using a heat pump in your home, and be sure to let us know if you decide that this is the right system for you. If so, our technicians will install and service it so that you can count on getting the best performance possible from your heat pump in Dayton, OH.

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Potential Problems with Your Insulation

January 30th, 2017

insulationYour heating system works hard all winter long to ensure that you are able to live in a warm and comfortable environment in your home. During the summer, it is your air conditioner’s turn to pitch in, allowing you to keep cool in your residence despite how hot it may be outdoors. While your HVAC systems may have off-seasons, the insulation that also plays a big role in your overall comfort does not. That insulation has to step up to bat each and every day to prevent unwanted heat transfer into or out of your home.

While insulation is obviously not a complex mechanical system like an AC or heater, there are a few different problems that can develop with your insulation. Any issues with your insulation in Vandalia, OH can actually have pretty serious consequences. We install various types of insulation, including spray foam and blown-in insulations, and we’re happy to help you get your insulation back on track.

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Should I Choose a Gas or Electric Furnace?

January 16th, 2017

This is certainly not the ideal time of the year to replace your heating system. If your heater has broken down entirely, though, or if you are just looking forward to a heating replacement once the weather warms up once more, you should carefully weigh your options. A good way to start is by looking at the furnaces available today.

Relatively affordable upfront and revered for their effective performances, furnaces are probably the most popular heating systems available to homeowners today. There is one factor left to consider once you’ve landed on a furnace, though. That is whether you will use a gas or electric furnace in Dayton, OH.

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Replace Your Furnace Before a Total Breakdown

January 10th, 2017

Winters can be extremely cold here in Ohio, and we hope that your heater is keeping up with demand and excelling in its operation. If not, we strongly encourage you to dial our number right away. You really don’t want to push your luck, only to have your furnace in Vandalia give out on you when you need it most.

Now may not be the ideal time to replace your furnace, considering how cold it is. It is certainly better to schedule a planned replacement before a breakdown, though, than to wait for the system to give out entirely and be caught off-guard. If your furnace is giving you cause for concern, give us a call to have it professionally assessed and serviced.

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Maintain a Healthful Environment with a UV Air Purifier

January 2nd, 2017

Contrary to what many people seem to believe, cold weather itself does not make you sick. A combination of factors, including the effects of dry air, can make you more susceptible to illness in the winter season, though. That is why you should do everything that you can to keep your home as healthful an environment as possible in the winter months.

One great way to do so is to use a UV air purifier in Dayton, OH. We install and service the finest ultraviolet air purifiers on the market. Consider the following information, and schedule your indoor air quality services with the professionals on our staff.

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Is a Boiler the Right Heater for Me?

December 27th, 2016

Sometimes, the phrase “an oldie but a goodie” really hits the nail on the head. The boiler may not be the newest piece of heating equipment on the market, but it is a tried and true heating system that gives homeowners a whole lot of options – and benefits, too. We install boilers, and are happy to handle the services that yours needs to succeed.

The boiler may not be ideal for every homeowner, but for many it is the preferred heating method. Review the following information, and be sure to schedule your boiler services in Dayton, OH with us. We’ll help you to get the most from your system.

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Why Use a Ductless Heating System?

December 19th, 2016

We are already well in the midst of the heating season, and there is more than enough cold weather headed our way in the coming weeks and months. Hopefully, you’ve got a dependable, well-maintained heating system installed in your home already. If not, do not run the risk of a breakdown. Go ahead and schedule a heating replacement.

If you do need a new heater installed in your home, don’t rush through the system selection process. There are a lot of great heaters out there, and some you may not be familiar with. You don’t want to overlook the benefits of using a system like a ductless mini split in Vandalia, OH.

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