Blog & Tips

Does Air Conditioning Help with Allergies?

When spring rolls around in Kansas, that usually means the season of rain, flowers…and allergies. From runny noses to watery eyes, more than 50 million Americans suffer from allergies every year. Although these issues are usually related to the season and nature, there are things that can be done to minimize allergy symptoms in the … Continue reading “Does Air Conditioning Help with Allergies?”

HVAC Spring Checklist

With the new season upon us, it’s time to make sure your HVAC units are prepared for the spring weather. From simple checks like air filters to more in-depth cleaning like the air ducts and vents, these tips should help you get your system ready for April showers, allergy season and spring weather! Air Filters … Continue reading “HVAC Spring Checklist”

Tips to prepare your HVAC unit for a snowstorm

Being from the midwest means Kansans are prepared for the crazy weather and for a snowstorm to occur in November or April. What some people might not know, though, is that prepping for a snowstorm means preparing your HVAC unit as well. Unit preparation is much easier than it sounds, but will significantly benefit your … Continue reading “Tips to prepare your HVAC unit for a snowstorm”

Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Warmer in the Winter

As the winter season hits with full-force, keeping your home warm without blasting your heater and skyrocketing your bills is a major priority for most. To keep your bill low and your warmth high, try some of these tips to improve the heat quality in your home. Start With the Windows Drafty windows let in … Continue reading “Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Warmer in the Winter”

Benefits of a Programmable Thermostat

Comfort and energy efficiency are two of the most important things when it comes to your home. Sometimes, though, it can be challenging to get the best of both worlds. With a programmable thermostat, your home can be one step closer to achieving that perfect balance of efficiency and comfort. Adding a programmable thermostat to … Continue reading “Benefits of a Programmable Thermostat”

Is it Time to Replace Your Air Conditioning Unit?

Although summer is gearing down and fall is about to start, that doesn’t mean the temperatures will be dropping anytime soon. Instead of sweating through the next season, attempting to beat the heat, check out these tips to see if it’s time to replace your air conditioning unit. How old is your unit? Age is one … Continue reading “Is it Time to Replace Your Air Conditioning Unit?”

Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Cooler in the Summer

Summer is here to stay for the next few months and so is the Kansas heat. As temperatures range into the 100s, you’re probably wanting to crank your A/C but feeling weary of doing so as you know your electricity bill will sky-rocket. There’s no need to sacrifice your comfort this summer as you can … Continue reading “Easy Ways to Keep Your Home Cooler in the Summer”

Right-Size Heating & Cooling Equipment

The correct size improves comfort and reduces costs, maintenance, and energy use. Bigger is not always better with HVAC systems: With oversized equipment, inital costs are higher, efficiency is reduced, energy costs increase, and comfort may be compromised, including poor humidity control.  Plus, more starts and stops, much like a car, accelerate wear and tear … Continue reading “Right-Size Heating & Cooling Equipment”