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Don’t Dilly Dally on Your Ductless Repairs!

July 22nd, 2019

Owning a ductless system certainly comes with its benefits: greater efficiency, zone control, space-saving, and year-round comfort (just to name a few!) But just because these systems offer so many great benefits doesn’t mean that they are immune to repairs. In fact, ductless systems come with their own set of unique repair needs!

There are quite a few repairs that owners of ductless systems should be on the lookout for, so below, we have listed some of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to schedule your repairs at the first sign of trouble!) Okay, now what were we talking about again? Oh yeah, ductless repairs!

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Ready for a New AC? Read Our Guide!

July 8th, 2019

thumbs-upSo, you’re ready to purchase a new air conditioner, eh? Well then, you’ve come to the right place! With summer well underway, now is the perfect time to make sure that you’ve got an AC equipped to beat the heat! Of course, though, installing a new air conditioner can be a bit of an overwhelming process—it’s pricey, it’s time-consuming, and there are just so many options to choose from! But, that’s why we are here to help.

Below, we have provided you with our quick-guide to AC installation! All you have to do is keep reading to get a head start on your next HVAC purchase. (But remember, if you are truly ready to get started, it is in your best interest to contact an HVAC contractor in Comstock Park.)

Alright, back to it:

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Has Your AC Gone Kerflooey?

June 24th, 2019

Weird word, huh? Kerflooey. What does it even mean? Well, we’ll tell you:

Kerflooey (adverb): to cease functioning, especially suddenly and completely; fall apart; fail:

Yes, that’s right: in this week’s blog, we are going to be talking about air conditioning repair! There are plenty of ways to tell that your air conditioner is in need of repairs, and below, we will be listing some of these tell-tale signs for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! And remember, it is important that you contact a professional or air conditioning service in Comstock Park right away if you notice any of the following signs!

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How Duct Sealing Can Help You This Summer

June 10th, 2019

When summer rolls around, you are going to want to make sure that your air conditioner is in good working condition—this means scheduling maintenance services, changing out your air filter, and calling for repairs at the first sign of an issue. However, what if we told you that in order to have a good working air conditioner, you are going to make sure that all your ducts are in a row (sorry, bad pun, we know).

But in all seriousness, it is important to make sure your ducts are properly sealed, and one way to do this is by scheduling duct sealing services in Grand Rapids, MI. Below, we have listed just some of the ways duct sealing can benefit you this summer. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. 

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Why Not Consider a Heat Pump?

May 27th, 2019

When spring rolls around, it’s all about “out with the old and in with the new”, so if you are in the market for a new heater or air conditioner, then consider installing a heat pump! Heat pumps are becoming quite popular for their ability to provide year-round comfort efficiently and effectively.

There are many reasons to consider installing a heat pump, and below, we have listed some of these reasons for you! All you have to do is keep reading to find out more about the amazing benefits of making the switch! And remember, if you choose to install a heat pump, it is important to contact your local HVAC professional for heat pump services in Grand Rapids. 

So, what are you waiting for?

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Some of the Most Common AC Repairs

May 13th, 2019

Unfortunately, things happen. And of course, when things go awry with your air conditioner, it’s not all that fun. An air conditioner in disrepair can leave you quite uncomfortable, especially during a heatwave. And, it’s likely that a problem with your air conditioner can contribute to costly energy bills, which obviously, is all the reason to make a phone call to your local HVAC professionals for AC repair in Grand Rapids.

We find that is important for homeowners to be aware of some of the repairs that their air conditioners might need during the summer. Therefore, we have listed some of the most common AC repairs for you below. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! Remember, it is important to schedule your repairs at the first sign of an issue!

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Boost Your AC Efficiency with these COOL Tricks!

April 29th, 2019

Well, if the pun in the title wasn’t enough, we are about to give you another great reason to read this week’s blog: better energy efficiency! When your air conditioner is energy efficient, you’ll spend less time worrying about costly repairs and sky-high energy bills, and instead, focus on the things that matter this summer: like finding the best ice cream shop in town, obviously!

There are plenty, and we mean PLENTY, of ways that you can boost your energy efficiency all on your own! All you have to do is keep reading below! We’ve listed some of our favorite tips and tricks that you can use to give your system the boost it needs.

Well, what are you waiting for?! Click “keep reading”!

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Yes, You Do Need Air Conditioning Maintenance

April 15th, 2019

It’s spring! Before you know it, the birds will be singing, the bees will be buzzing, and the whirring of air conditioners will be heard all over the state of Michigan. Okay sure, you shouldn’t actually hear the sound of air conditioners (as you know, strange sounds indicate your system is in desperate need of repairs), but homeowners most definitely will be flicking on their ACs as temperatures begin to rise. Spring is the perfect time to schedule your air conditioning maintenance services, and below, we are going to tell you why.

You want to be sure not to skip out of your AC inspection and tune-up, as there are dozens of benefits of these services! Some of you might not be convinced, and that’s okay. Below, we have outlined just some of the many benefits of regular air conditioning service in Grandville, MI. So, keep reading to find out more!

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Spring is Here! What Do I Do with My Furnace?

April 1st, 2019

checklistTemperatures here in Michigan have not yet felt so “spring-y”, however, our calendars state that the first official day of spring was March 20th, which means that warmer temperatures are on their way. Of course, the start of spring gets all of us thinking about summer, a time when there is not much need for our furnaces. We aren’t recommending you shut down your furnace just yet, as it is still quite chilly outside, but it is still worth knowing what to do with your furnace when the time finally does come.

Whether you own an old or new furnace in Grand Rapids, it is important to know what to do with it when summer arrives. So below, we have provided a sort of quick guide, if you will. If you are unsure about what to do with your furnace this summer, be sure to keep reading below! 

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Why a Smart Thermostat is a Wise Investment

March 18th, 2019

wireless-thermostat-controlsThe ability to change the temperature in your home with just a tiny, wall-mounted device is actually quite incredible. By hitting just a couple of buttons you can make your home warm and toasty in the winter and cool and comfortable in the summer. The invention of the thermostat in 1883 forever changed the way in which homeowners maintained comfort inside their homes, and since then, technology has come quite a long way.

Today’s thermostats are smarter than ever, and we believe that homeowners can truly benefit from upgrading their old, outdated thermostats. Upgrading your thermostat in Grand Rapids, MI is one of the best ways to ensure that your HVAC systems are working efficiently and effectively, keeping repair costs and utility bills to a minimum. In case you are not yet convinced, we have highlighted just some of the reasons why investing in a smart thermostat is a smart idea. Keep reading below to find out more. 

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