Patching an Old HVAC System
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Patching an Old HVAC System

When I married my husband ten years ago, I reluctantly agreed to move into the older brick home he already owned. I knew the house was outdated. Unfortunately, I didn’t have any experience renovating an older place. Immediately, I noticed the old central air conditioning unit in the home. After thoroughly inspecting the equipment, I was afraid the ancient unit wouldn’t make it through my first summer in my new place. Thankfully, I was wrong. After ten years, this same air conditioning system is still running smoothly. However, it has received some diligent care from a reputable HVAC contractor over the years. On this blog, you will discover the ways an HVAC contractor can restore an older air conditioning unit.


Patching an Old HVAC System

  • How To Clean Air Returns And Registers

    27 December 2017

    HVAC systems are going to need some TLC over the years. Not only should you have your system professionally serviced by a licensed HVAC technician on a regular basis, you also need to do your part to keep it up. That is, just having an HVAC tech come to your house once every two years is not enough. Certain components require more frequent maintenance. However, these aren't necessarily time consuming or difficult jobs, they just need to be done more frequently.

  • Tips For Preparing Your Central Air Conditoner For The Winter Months

    9 November 2017

    If you live in a region that experiences weather that is cold enough where you will not be using the central air conditioner during the winter months, you will need to properly prepare your air conditioner for these months of inactivity. This way, you will have a better shot at it keeping in tip top shape for when you are ready to turn it back on during the summer. Here are some of the things you need to do to get everything taken care of:

  • 3 Things To Check When Changing Your Furnace's Filter

    28 February 2017

    If you have a central furnace unit that heats your home, you probably want to keep it in optimal condition through proper furnace maintenance so it can effectively and efficiently keep your home warm. A major part of this is changing the filter to keep the air flow unobstructed and improve your home's air quality. To do this, check the three following items while replacing your old filter. Make Sure The Thermostat Is Off

  • Facing Furnace Failure? Check Out These Common Reasons Why

    17 January 2017

    Just when you need your heat the most, you turn on the switch and your furnace refuses to do what it normally does. Unfortunately, pretty much every home with a furnace heat system will face this problem eventually as the unit gets older and nears the end of its lifespan. However, the reason why a furnace will fail is completely a repairable situation, so it is a good idea to get to know these reasons so you can be prepared.

  • 4 Things To Do For Your Plumbing System Before Going Out Of Town

    4 January 2017

    Plumbing problems are something that can occur at any time, including when you are not around. Plumbing problems can be disastrous when you are away on vacation because you won't be there to hire an emergency plumber and do what you can to prevent water damage in your home. That's what you should do the following four things before going away on vacation: Inspect the Water Heater: Before leaving to go out of town, you will want to inspect your water heater.