Why is my furnace blowing cold air? Troubleshooting Your Heating System.
New Jersey weather likes to play with our sensibilities. Sometimes our heating systems do too. Occasionally we come home to our house in Woodbridge, NJ to find it ice-cold in the dead of winter, or we’re already home and hear that common “click” of a thermostat telling us that warm air is about to start.…Read More
Should I Finance my new HVAC System?
Buying a new HVAC system can make your life a lot more comfortable in many ways. First, a new HVAC system delivers reliable, worry-free heating and cooling all year long. It also will reduce your energy bills because manufacturers are constantly researching and designing systems to take advantage of new technologies. Finally, a new HVAC…Read More
AN HVAC’s Lifespan
While parts of the country recently experienced ridiculous temperatures, we in New Jersey were spared the harsh weather and brutal fluctuations in services seen elsewhere. This bit of luck has kept homeowners from thinking too much about that HVAC system that’s been keeping homes warm and cozy this winter. But winter isn’t over yet. In…Read More
Fall HVAC Maintenance
We’ve arrived at that time of the year when New Jersey temperatures are no longer bouncing back and forth between sweater weather and short sleeves. We are starting that slide to consistently colder temperatures. That means we are likely ready to flip our HVAC systems permanently to “HEAT.” Before committing our systems to running the…Read More
The Value of a New HVAC System
VALUE-ADDED HVAC Whether it’s updating an old HVAC system or adding an entirely new system, an investment in energy efficiency and environmental comfort always adds value to a home. As summer begins waning, now is a great time for you to take stock of your energy bills and assess if it’s time to replace an…Read More
EXTREME WINTER WEATHER AND YOUR HVAC
With the arrival of December, we can expect temperatures overall to continue dropping, but being prepared for the usual winter weather versus those arctic blasts and other extreme cold days is something we all need to think about with regards to our in-home comfort. In most cold conditions, our furnaces are reliable, efficient machines that…Read More
Can you believe it? Summer is rapidly coming to a close and cooler temperatures are already here in Central New Jersey. That means it’s time to start thinking about your gas furnace and making sure that it’s running well for the winter. Gas Furnace Maintenance Tips If you have any questions or need assistance in…Read More
Why Should I Flush My Hot Water Heater?
Like most mechanical devices, a little routine maintenance of your hot water heater can prevent hundreds, if not thousands of dollars in repairs or replacement costs. A traditional hot water heater has no moving parts. But it does have parts that get extremely hot and are exposed to water and its multitude of pollutants and…Read More
HVAC: What’s In a Name?
HVAC is the acronym used when we talk about the three significant components that provide temperature control to our homes and other buildings. The letters stand for Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning. What is an HVAC System An HVAC system for residential and commercial buildings generally involves the heating and cooling devices such as a…Read More
Emergency Heat Keeps it Cozy
A wonderful feature of heat pumps is that they rarely leave a customer out in the cold. Heat pumps incorporate a supplemental or “second-stage” heating source that’s in place for emergencies and heat pump support. This is sometimes interchangeably called “auxiliary heat” or “emergency heat,” but it’s important to understand these are two different modes…Read More