When an old air conditioning fails, consumers will be faced with the tough and often expensive decision of whether to repair the existing system or purchase a new one. Repairs on an existing unit may be the least expensive immediate option, but could cost the consumer more in the long run since older systems tend to break down over and […]
Remember the Three S’s When Shopping for an Air Conditioner.
With cooler weather just starting to settle in most parts of the country, the last thing any homeowner wants to deal with is a broken furnace or boiler, which can quickly leave you feeling left out in the cold. Yet, many American homes have aging heating systems that need maintenance. In fact, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, […]
1. Pre-plan your purchase. There are many reasons not to wait until July to buy a new air conditioning unit or December to purchase a new furnace. Have your systems checked prior to the peak cooling and heating seasons to make sure each one is in good working order and does not need to be replaced. If it does […]
According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac, most of the country will experience colder than normal temperatures this winter. With the mercury already dropping and colder weather starting to settle in, the last thing any homeowner wants to deal with is a broken furnace or boiler. But when an old heating system fails in the middle of winter, homeowners will be […]
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