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Checking to See if a Furnace Up to Code

Your HVAC system may be up to code, but is your furnace? Most homeowners don’t inspect their furnaces regularly. While it’s undoubtedly true that furnaces are an essential part of your heating system, it’s also true that furnace safety is equally important. If your furnace is not up to code, you may be putting yourself … Continue reading “Checking to See if a Furnace Up to Code”

What You Need to Know if You’ve Got a Leaky Furnace

If you’ve got water pooling on the floor near your furnace, you’re definitely not alone. Countless Wichita homeowners experience this issue each year. The good news is that it’s often easy to resolve. Following is everything you need to know about leaky furnaces including how to fix them. What Type of Furnace Do You Have … Continue reading “What You Need to Know if You’ve Got a Leaky Furnace”

10 Tell-Tale Signs Your Home Needs New Air Ducts

An HVAC system is vital in our homes. When installed properly, the unit enables you to control your living space’s heating and air conditioning from a central point. It also allows you to enjoy the desired indoor temperatures during different seasons. As a homeowner, you need to understand that the HVAC system comprises other parts, … Continue reading “10 Tell-Tale Signs Your Home Needs New Air Ducts”

Your Guide to Safely Relighting the Pilot Light on Your Furnace

The majority of your home’s furnace maintenance should be handled by a qualified HVAC technician. This is essential for keeping your manufacturer’s warranty intact and for ensuring optimum levels of safety. However, if your pilot light ever goes out, this is a minor issue that you should be able to handle on your own. With … Continue reading “Your Guide to Safely Relighting the Pilot Light on Your Furnace”

Busting Myths About Summertime Cooling

When the warm summer weather comes back around, many of us are looking for ways to stay cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, many people fall victim to various misconceptions about how to stay cool. We’re going to bust some of the most popular myths out there so that you don’t fall victim to them this summer … Continue reading “Busting Myths About Summertime Cooling”

Common AC Problems in Summer

When the summertime heat decides to rear its ugly head once again, many homeowners turn to their trusty air conditioning systems. When your AC unit is working great, you likely don’t give it much thought. However, it’s likely that you’ll experience a problem or two throughout the lifespan of your unit. Low Refrigerant Charge One … Continue reading “Common AC Problems in Summer”

How To Prepare Air Conditioner for the Summer

For the most part, Wichita, KS, is graced with a comfortable climate all year round. But come summertime, the city and its surrounding neighborhoods can turn into a sauna, with temperatures reaching upwards of 90 degrees Fahrenheit. When indoor temperatures start to climb to uncomfortable levels, make sure your air conditioner is ready to start … Continue reading “How To Prepare Air Conditioner for the Summer”

Does Humidity Affect My Air Conditioner?

Every homeowner experiences those days where it feels like their HVAC system isn’t working correctly. No matter how low you set the thermostat, it feels like your home isn’t cooling off like you’re used to. While your first thought maybe that your system is experiencing a malfunction, the culprit could be a high humidity level. … Continue reading “Does Humidity Affect My Air Conditioner?”

How Does a Water Softener System Work?

Many homes in Wichita, KS, have hard water. Not only do the minerals make water taste and smell bad, but they can wreak havoc on your plumbing system, fixtures, dishes, clothing, and more. If you’re thinking about purchasing and installing a water softener, you might wonder how exactly one of these devices works. Here’s what … Continue reading “How Does a Water Softener System Work?”