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Category Archives: HVAC

When Should I Change My HVAC Air Filters?

Posted on: May 13, 2024

Being a homeowner takes some work to ensure your home is in good repair. One simple yet crucial bit of home upkeep will help you breathe easily — changing your home’s HVAC air filters. Generally, you should change standard 1-inch air filters every 90 days or three months. Why Do I Need to Change My […]

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March AC Tune-Ups: Get Your AC Ready for the Big Dance

Posted on: March 15, 2024

Nowadays, you can bet on anything from a coin toss to the color of the Gatorade celebration. But you should never trust your luck on whether your air conditioning unit will be ready when you need it. March is the perfect time to get that AC tune-up for the big dance. Here’s why: 1. You’re […]

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8 Quick Fixes for a Chilly Maryland Home

Posted on: February 9, 2024

Do you find yourself piling on more blankets while you watch TV? Don’t worry. There are plenty of quick fixes to make your home feel cozy and warm. From simple adjustments to more substantial improvements, here are eight solutions to help you banish the chill from your house. 1. Seal Drafts Drafty windows and doors […]

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New Year, New Heating System: 5 Signs Your Heating System Needs in Upgrade

Posted on: January 17, 2024

As we enter a new year, it’s the perfect time to consider a fresh start for your home’s heating system. Here are five signs that indicate you should upgrade to a new heating unit: 1. Your Heat Pump Is Over 10 Years Old Heat pump systems over 10 years old likely have a lower ENERGY […]

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Winter Wonderland in Baltimore: How To Ensure Your Heating System Is Ready for The Cold Months Ahead

Posted on: December 14, 2023

Sledding, ice skating, and snowman building are fun winter weather activities, but what’s no fun is when your home’s heating system goes downhill. Check out these ways to ensure your heating system is ready for the cold months ahead: Change air filters: The most common cause of heating system issues is blocked air filters. This […]

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7 Tips to Keep HVAC & Plumbing Problems Off the Thanksgiving Table

Posted on: November 15, 2023

The dinner takes center stage at Thanksgiving, but your home’s HVAC and plumbing systems are the stars behind the scenes. Here’s what it takes to make sure your home is ready for the food, fun, and festivities: 1. Get Heated Chances are your oven will be working overtime preparing on the days leading up to […]

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Top 5 HVAC Problems to Watch for in October in Baltimore

Posted on: October 10, 2023

October weather swings can mean your HVAC system switches from air conditioning to heating, sometimes within the same week. This weather whiplash can expose issues with your HVAC system. Check out these five problems your HVAC system might have this October. 1. Clogged Air Filters Summer’s dust and pollen has collected for months inside your […]

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Prep Your Home for the Maryland Fall: HVAC & Plumbing Tips

Posted on: September 19, 2023

Fall is full of first downs and frothy cups of pumpkin spice latte. But it’s also a time to ensure your home’s HVAC and plumbing systems are gearing up for colder weather. Here are seven points to get extra yardage from your home’s important plumbing and HVAC systems. 1. Protect the Pocket Your air conditioner’s […]

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When Your AC Stops Doing Its Job: Repair or Replacement

Posted on: August 15, 2023

It’s hot out, and your air conditioner has been working overtime. But what happens when your AC stops doing its job? Here are some signs to help you decide if you need air conditioning repair or replacement. Your AC’s Boss Is Out to Lunch Your thermostat is calling the shots when it comes to your […]

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AC Noises: What They Are Trying To Tell You

Posted on: July 7, 2023

Keep your cool if you hear strange noises from your air conditioning system. Take a look at these AC noises and what might be causing them. Hitting a High Note If your summer jam gets interrupted by a high-pitch squealing noise from your AC, it’s safe to say it isn’t the sound of your AC […]

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