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Watch Party HVAC Checklist

College basketball is heating up and our fingers are crossed that your bracket is strong. If you’re planning a watch party, ensure your system is ready to go with this checklist. Check and Change your Filters Changing your air filters is imperative for the health of your system, especially if it’s been a few seasons…

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Why is my heat cycling?

If you can hear your furnace turning off and on constantly and you’ve noticed your energy bill creeping up, you’ve probably fallen victim to short cycling. There are a few main reasons why your system is cycling. Dirty Air Filters This is the most common cause of short cycling. A dirty filter restricts air flow…

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5 Ways to Love on your System

House of paper with sunset peeking behind

It’s the month of love and cozying up in your home.  Here are some quick tips to show your HVAC system some love and never be left in the cold. Surprise your HVAC system with something they love! Change out old filters for new ones to keep your system clean and happy. Make time for…

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Prevent Frozen Pipes

Winter brings lower temperatures and while Ohio does not have as extreme of a climate like our northern or southern neighbors, we still want to be cozy in our homes with our family and four-legged friends. And that means having running water. Here are some tips on how to prevent frozen pipes. Insulate your pipes.…

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Keep your Furry Friends Safe this Winter

It’s getting a little chilly here in Ohio. Okay, let’s be real, it’s very chilly. And when the lower temperature come out, so do our space heaters and heating blankets. There are many tools available that help keep us cozy in our comfy chair without having to heat up the whole house. However, pet owners…

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Are there strange smells coming from your air vents?

We generally take the air flow in our house for granted – that is, unless there’s a strange odor coming from the air vents. These odors can be barely noticeable, or they can be unpleasant and annoying. But they almost always mean something is going on with your HVAC.   If there’s a musty odor:…

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Shopping for a new heating/cooling system?

Your heating and cooling system is one of the most important – and expensive – investments for your home. Knowing what to look for and when to buy can save you a lot of money up front and in the long term. It’s a good idea to consider the following if you’re starting your search.…

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What’s That Strange Noise Coming from the Furnace?

Your furnace is a mechanical thing, and you might expect its moving parts would make some noise when it’s running. However, there’s a difference between good noise – the nice quiet hum of motors running, fans blowing, and air moving through vents – and troublesome noise which makes you wonder if something is wrong. If…

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