by Don Rackler on May 16, 2013
When your cooling system has dirty A/C coils, you’re paying more to cool your home and getting less cooling than you’re paying for.
by Don Rackler on May 9, 2013
When the first real heat wave of summer hits, you’ll be glad you scheduled an air conditioner tune-up now. Air conditioning problems are mostly likely to show up at two times: the first time the A/C is started up for...
by Don Rackler on May 7, 2013
Regular heat pump maintenance is important because heat pumps operate on narrow performance margins. Even a slight decline in system performance caused by maintenance neglect can translate into efficiency losses of up to 25 percent.
by Don Rackler on December 11, 2012
The only sure way to hire an HVAC contractor with the expertise to get the job done is to check into affiliations and certifications.
by Don Rackler on November 21, 2012
You probably know the value of preventive maintenance, but did you know that you can also get valuable perks from home preventive maintenance plans?
by Don Rackler on November 13, 2012
A professional heating system tune-up goes a long way toward achieving peak home comfort, managing energy consumption, ensuring safe operation and extending the life of your heating system. However, just because you schedule a heating system tune-up every year doesn’t mean...
by Don Rackler on November 8, 2012
An air conditioner that “freezes up” is actually a victim of the A/C coils freezing up. As a result, homeowners may find themselves without any air conditioning, and will need to troubleshoot the system or call a pro.
by Don Rackler on November 6, 2012
The secret to extending HVAC system life span is simple: Maintain the equipment. It almost sounds too good to be true, but it’s not!
by Don Rackler on November 1, 2012
Homeowners installing new HVAC equipment benefit greatly by first sizing the equipment. Proper sizing methods require that the contractor use a load calculation method.
by Don Rackler on October 25, 2012
Choosing an HVAC contractor for repairs or service? Look no further than Jon Wayne: Our Academy for Technical Excellence promotes superior training and expertise for our in-house technicians, but it’s also accessible to any technician working in the San Antonio...