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Do HVAC Maintenance Plans Make Sense?

Your heating and cooling system needs regular maintenance to work properly throughout the year. Surprised? You’re not alone. Many homeowners in the Austin area don’t know how critical maintenance is to an HVAC system. And since there’s no indicator for maintenance like you have a check engine light in your car, it’s tough to remember…

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Ac stopped working - it's so hot

Is Your AC Struggling to Keep Your Home Cool?

That’s more than just an annoyance; it could be a warning sign that important components are starting to fail or need cleaning. Some expensive items in your AC unit, like the compressor and fan or blower motors, rely on other components to do their job efficiently. As an example, when capacitors begin to fail, they…

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What AC filter should I buy?

AC Air Filters – Clearing Up the Confusion

What kind of air filter should you use? There’s a lot of confusion about air filtration and even people in the AC industry struggle with it.  Homeowners will ask me often, “Do you know what we should we do about filtration?”. They may have family members who have allergies or asthma and they’re trying to…

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Should I have my air ducts cleaned?

Should I have my air ducts cleaned?

One question we are asked quite regularly is, “Do I need to have my ducts cleaned?” or “Is it necessary to have my ducts professionally cleaned?” While the answer isn’t always straightforward, the answer is generally “No, it is not necessary to have your air ducts cleaned.” If you’ve talked to someone in the duct…

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5 Reasons Your AC May Not Work at Top Capacity

If you’ve ever felt like your air conditioner isn’t keeping up, you’re not alone. This is something almost every Austin homeowner deals with at some point. There are many reasons your AC might not be working at top capacity. That doesn’t make it any less frustrating! The fact is, there are several potential points of…

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What should I do to fix my AC

What to do before calling for AC repair

Should you call a technician right away if your HVAC system is struggling to keep your home cool or it has stopped working altogether? Maybe. However, there are a few things you can check yourself before you make that phone call. Here’s our list of the most common things you should look into to see…

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Spring AC checklist

Spring HVAC Checklist for Homeowners

As temperatures rise and we go from winter to spring, and soon to the hot summer, it’s time to transition from operating your furnace to running your air conditioner. Just like you wouldn’t run a marathon without proper preparation, you want to make sure that your air conditioner is ready for the hot Texas summer ahead.…

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How to Keep Pests Out of Your Home and HVAC System

As the seasons change, pests can become a bigger and bigger problem. It only makes sense, because after a less-active winter season, bugs and rodents are going to be hungry and looking for a warm place to take shelter. When you realize that your home is going to seem like a luxury hotel to pests…

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How to spot furnace problems this winter

Winter can be one of the busiest times of the year. In addition to all of the holiday celebrations, many families have winter activities, a full schedule of work and potentially some exciting plans for the new year. With all of the busyness that this season brings, you may fail to notice furnace problems –…

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5 Ways to Fix Uneven Heating in Your Home

When you spend the money to install and maintain an HVAC system, you would expect equal heating and cooling throughout the house. Cold spots and uneven heat in your home is not a lot of fun. Unfortunately, hot and cold spots are quite common. Check out a few of these tips that we recommend to…

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