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20 Oct
Heating Tips for Your Business

Make Your Business Heat-Efficient

Anyone who thinks it never gets cold in the desert is sure to have another think coming, but Las Vegas business owners know better. Between May and September, of course, there is rarely a problem, but in the coldest months of December and January, nighttime temps will frequently dip below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. It’s not […]
11 Sep
Change Air Filter

Changing Your AC’s Air Filter

Has your home’s HVAC system been giving you grief? Maybe the air has begun to smell musty. Possibly your rooms aren’t heating well or cooling down as quickly as they should. When things like this begin to happen, it’s easy to think of calling a repairman to put things back in order. However, the problem […]
13 Apr
Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air

My Air Conditioner Is Blowing Hot Air

That air conditioning system that ensured your comfort so well for many years suddenly seems to be having an identity crisis. Now, instead of cool fresh air, it’s blowing out nothing but heat, and in the middle of August to boot. How is this even possible? The truth is that while several things could be […]
23 Mar
Helpful Tips

Three Tips When Buying a New Air Conditioner

Well, it’s finally happened. Your air conditioner has breathed its last with no hope of resuscitation. With all its components either discontinued or beyond repair, it’s time to spring for a new one, but it’s not the kind of thing you buy every day, and you want to be sure to do it right. Don’t […]
2 Mar
R22 Freon

When R22 Refrigerant Is No More, Will Your AC System Survive?

When manufacturers of vehicular air conditioning systems phased out the old R12 refrigerant in favor of the environmentally friendlier R134A, car owners whose AC systems were compatible only with the older coolant were scrambling for answers. Today’s homeowners now face the same dilemma concerning the replacement of the R22 refrigerant with the safer, EPA-compliant R410A. […]
22 Feb
Heating High Ceilings

Heating Rooms With High Ceilings

High ceilings are sought-after items on numerous real estate wish lists, prized for their ability to add a touch of elegance to any residence or place of business. They can also make the rooms beneath them devilishly difficult to heat. That’s because as we all learned in grammar school, hot air always rises to the […]
6 Sep
Insulation

Tips for Insulating Your Home

As fall turns to winter or summer arrives, the outside air that brought you such enjoyment during more temperate months may start to wreak havoc with your living conditions. Older structures in particular lack the insulation required to maximize your air conditioning and heating systems. That will hurt energy costs. Drafty conditions can stymie your best attempts […]