November 20th, 2023
Lights are everywhere. They’re part of modern living and they’re also a part of what makes the holiday season so special. From outdoor lights to the track lighting that keeps your kitchen sparkling, we all depend on it in one way or another.
However, lighting has changed a lot in the past twenty years. Those old bulbs and track lighting system that was installed years ago is likely using more electricity than you’d like and will start becoming a hassle due to outdated components and broken fixtures. Before this starts becoming a headache, we think it’s time to talk about home lighting upgrades.
This is just one of many aspects of electrical installation in Tallahassee, FL that we can help you with. Once you’ve got a good idea of what’s bothering you, our team can quickly and effectively address it.
November 6th, 2023
Heating systems come in all shapes and sizes, which can sometimes make a new customer’s head spin. From heat pumps to gas furnaces, you’ll hear everyone boast about their favorite system or the one that is the most efficient, but they’re all so different.
This blog isn’t about convincing anyone that one heater is better than the rest. That’s simply not true. Each heating system is suited for a specific lifestyle and budget, and it’s important that new customers get a heater that they’re happy with, not that they’re convinced to buy. We want to honor this process and let you choose the heating installation in Tallahassee, FL that’s right for you. We’ll just guide you along the way!
So, let us introduce you to our 2023 breakdown of heating systems. We’ll mention each system we install and some of their unique advantages, and leave the ultimate decision up to you.
October 23rd, 2023
Radiant heaters heat your home differently than a forced-air heating unit might. The calculations are different because depending on the method of heating (electric baseboard or water), it’s not concerned with heating the air in your home as much as it is the space itself.
This means that problems like cold spots, leaks, and electrical failures can have unique causes and concerns with radiant heating units. Let’s go into detail on each type of radiant heating problem and how it can specifically be detected, but remember that this is no replacement for professional radiant heat repair in Tallahassee, FL.
In fact, you can mitigate most of the headaches you’d normally get when detecting this kind of issue by calling for help as quickly as possible. Our team will give you an accurate estimate and diagnose the problem easily.
October 9th, 2023
Picture this: you arrive home after a busy day of work, and it’s finally starting to feel like fall. For many customers, it’s getting a lot easier to sleep now that the temperatures are getting chillier at night. However, you go home to check on how your furnace is doing, and it doesn’t turn on. Oh no!
When your furnace doesn’t work, it’s only a matter of time before your home becomes freezing. But don’t worry, we’ll give you some immediate assistance so you don’t have to encounter chilly weather for very long.
First, make sure you call our team to at least get a furnace repair in Tallahassee, FL on the books for a future appointment. This will ensure that your home gets heated eventually. Then, follow our lead on what to do while you wait for service.
September 25th, 2023
Many homeowners don’t think they need heating maintenance in Tallahassee, or they’ll at least look at you like you’re strange when you consider it. This makes sense because we live in Florida and we don’t deal with the temperature drops that many of our northern neighbors and family members do, but that’s still not the whole story.
We’d argue that heating maintenance in Tallahassee, FL is actually perfect for those of us who live closer to the tropics, and we’ll prove it. It’s true that we might not use our heating systems as much as someone who lives in Montana or New York, but we’re also less likely to upgrade our heating systems due to this limited usage. This means that you’ll want your heater working for longer, which is what maintenance is all about!
September 11th, 2023
This is a simple question that we get asked pretty regularly. Sure, you might find different opinions online about whether you should clean your air ducts, but we figured our customers would rather hear it from the experts.
Yes, duct cleaning can be very beneficial for your home in a number of different ways. But some of those ways might surprise you. This is why we decided to write a whole blog post about this service and why we offer it. Duct cleaning might go a long way toward reducing your expenses and making your home feel more comfortable overall.
Think of it this way, there’s no reason we would offer duct cleaning in Tallahassee, FL if it wasn’t a valuable service that gave our customers some kind of benefit. And today, we’d like to teach you about those benefits and why your home might be a perfect candidate for this service.
August 28th, 2023
Imagine this: It’s a sunny afternoon and temperatures are scorching hot. Your phone is blowing up with weather alerts about a heatwave but you feel confident that your home’s air conditioning is in good working order. That is–until the temperature starts to rise. You check the thermostat, but nothing looks correct. You’ve set the temperature at a mild 75, but it’s nearing 85 and shows no signs of stopping.
This can be a very stressful situation, especially for our customers with busy schedules or who work from home. It’s right in that zone where you might be able to make it through the day, but you’re wondering whether you need to call for air conditioning service in Tallahassee, FL.
Whether it’s lukewarm air coming from the vents or no air at all, we’ll get to the bottom of it. Keep reading to learn about a few clues as to what could be happening.
August 14th, 2023
When something goes wrong, there’s a serious art to diagnosing the problem. This is why many HVAC companies charge a diagnostic fee, since it’s practically half of the job and it takes a lot of effort.
Luckily, as a homeowner, there’s a bit of troubleshooting you can do on your own to narrow down the possibilities and make diagnosis easier when a professional does it.
For instance, if your heat pump is having trouble switching from heating to cooling mode, there are a few simple steps you can take to ensure it’s a problem that needs professional help, or if you can take care of it on your own.
Most of the time, heat pump repair in Tallahassee, FL will require professional support. But if you call our team and tell us about what you’ve observed with your system, it will make the process of diagnosing and fixing the issue a lot easier.
July 17th, 2023
If you’ve got a fully functioning air conditioner, especially a ductless system, then you’re already halfway there on your path to successfully combatting the heat. Many tips about staying cool during record-breaking heatwaves just can’t adequately be followed if the temperature is too hot or humid.
There’s only so much you can do with water and good habits, but an air conditioner gives you the temperature control you need to stay cool and safe.
However, there are ways to improve both the effectiveness and efficiency of your AC like investing in a ductless AC tune-up in Tallahassee, FL. Tips like these can be huge boons to your comfort and your budget, and the more you know about these practices the more likely you are to participate in them.
So, let’s talk about some great tips that can give you the comfort and efficiency boost you need to make it through the rest of the summer.
July 3rd, 2023
Thermostats are incredibly powerful these days. They have the potential to revolutionize the way homeowners interact with their HVAC systems. They contain more sensitive and high-quality monitoring software, while also having easy to navigate user interfaces that come with touch screens, voice activation, and more.
But to a lot of people, this all just sounds extra. Having these great new methods of controlling your home’s temperature aren’t really necessary, right? Many people think an old analog thermostat will still work just fine for a home, it’s the HVAC system behind the scenes that really counts.
Unfortunately, as technology advances, this is becoming less and less true. Old and unpredictable thermostats are not only doing a worse job at controlling the temperature inside, but they’re making things less efficient in the process. With a new Wi-Fi thermostat in Tallahassee, FL, as well as these three industry secrets, you’ll get a tighter, more responsive HVAC system as a result.