It’s virtually impossible to predict the weather here in Houston. One minute we’re walking around in shorts and sunglasses and the next we may be headed indoors to grab coats and rain boots. The back and forth nature of our region’s weather patterns can wear us down. These weather patterns can also wear down our […]
HVAC Ratings SEER, AFUE and HDPF Ratings Explained As a homeowner, when your technician is consulting you about your existing or new HVAC system, you may not know what the ratings on your system mean. What is the SEER rating and what does it mean to you? What about AFUE and HSPF? These are important […]
Record heat and severe drought in Southeast Texas mean air conditioning use is at an all-time high. So while the heat is burning holes in your yard, your energy bill is also likely burning a hole in your wallet! We depend on air conditioning to keep us cool and comfortable. But like many things we […]
Replacing your air conditioner filters is good for the health of your ac, but what about the health of your loved ones? When we see dust on our furniture, whether it’s for cleanliness or health reasons, we usually ‘dust’ or wipe it off. Having your air ducts cleaned is a good “house cleaning” for your […]
Furnace maintenance is recommended on a yearly basis, and here in Cypress, fall is the ideal time of year to do this. Like air conditioner maintenance in the spring, your heater also requires maintenance to ensure proper functioning and efficiency, and to prevent an inconvenient mid-winter break down! What is that “burning” smell? When you […]
From 1902 to 2002, how air conditioning found its place in America and how it influenced our homes, public places, and transportation. This is the History of Modern Air Conditioning during a span of 100 years. Enjoy this historical infographic and learn a little history behind the systems that keep you comfortable.
Insulating Your Home: Why is it necessary? With over 50% of your home’s energy costs dependent on healing and cooling costs, insulating your home is a great way to reduce your energy bills. Whether it’s the heat of summer or the cold of winter, energy is moving through parts of your house, like walls, ceilings, […]
It is very easy to forget about your air conditioner unit unless a problem occurs, so it’s safe to say it’s even easier to forget about its regular maintenance. In order to keep your unit running smoothly and efficiently, you need to have regular tune-ups. Once you understand how preventative maintenance helps, you will be […]