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  • Weighing the Pros and Cons of Ductless Heating Systems

    Have you heard about ductless heating and cooling systems? They’re praised for their remarkable efficiency, but are they as awesome as they look? Explore the pros and cons of ductless mini-splits to make it easier for you to decide if going ductless is the best option for your residence in the... Continue reading

    Ductwork and Insulation
  • Ways to Increase Your Furnace’s Energy Efficiency

    With winter on the way, you may be eyeing your energy bills with dread. The freezing months often bring an uptick in electricity or natural gas costs, depending on what fuel source you use to heat your home and hot water. But don’t panic—with an appropriate approach, you can control your... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • Benefits of Annual Furnace Maintenance

    As the temperature dips and you find yourself reaching for the thermostat more and more, you should also reach for your phone to schedule annual furnace maintenance. Making sure your furnace runs optimally this winter increases your comfort, safety and peace of mind all season long. Here’s... Continue reading

    Heating
  • Need a New Heating System? Consider a Heat Pump

    If it’s time to replace your old furnace, don’t presume that another furnace is the only option. This may be the go-to choice for most North American homes, but heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular. Still, the question remains: Is a heat pump the right fit for everyone? Explore several... Continue reading

    Heat Pumps
  • Apprenticeship Programs Offer Short- and Long-Term Benefits

    The conventional path of going to college after high school doesn’t suit everyone. If you’re eager to start a career, particularly in a skilled trade like heating and air conditioning, you might be looking for alternatives that provide economic stability and a path for professional... Continue reading

    Additional Services
  • Types of Heat Pumps

    Are you considering buying a new heat source for your residence? An energy-efficient heat pump could be precisely what your home needs. Most people know less about heat pumps than they do about furnaces or air conditioners, but modern heat pumps models can split your heating costs in half. They... Continue reading

    Heat Pumps
  • Should I Insulate My Basement Ceiling and Walls?

    So, your home has an unfinished basement. It’s possible that it’s the section of your home where seasonal decorations and exercise equipment go to be ignored. Or maybe your basement is an empty space you walk through quickly because it’s too cold in the winter and too clammy in the... Continue reading

    Ductwork and Insulation
  • Heat Pump Not Cooling? Here’s Why and How to Troubleshoot

    It can be quite frustrating when your heat pump’s not cooling or will not switch into heating mode. Fortunately, there are ways to find the cause of the problem and potentially resolve the issue on your own. While complex issues are best left to Experts like the team at Service Experts... Continue reading

    Heat Pumps
  • AFUE Ratings Guide

    If you’re realizing that it’s time to upgrade your furnace, an important first step is to settle on an efficiency rating. That first choice will impact your up-front costs and what you pay for home heating in the future. This guide is intended to inform you about AFUE ratings and how they... Continue reading

    Heating
  • 5 Key Questions to Ask When Preparing HVAC Systems for Winter

    By Brian Sodoma, for Service Experts With autumn around the corner, homeowners will soon be getting ready for the winter months ahead. Cold weather puts additional demand on your HVAC system. To prepare your heating unit for the heavy work it will need to do, regular HVAC maintenance should be... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • HVAC Technicians Must Prepare to Meet New Skill Demands

    The HVAC profession is in a continuous state of change. With technological advancements and increasing environmental concerns, the skills expected of HVAC technicians are evolving faster than ever. Preparing to adapt and satisfy these new challenges is crucial for anyone wanting to join the... Continue reading

    Cooling
  • 7 Common Causes of No Hot Water

    If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance it’s because you just had an icy cold shower or turned on the faucet to find no hot water. It’s an irritating state of affairs, but don’t fret. Learning the most likely things that leave you with no hot water is the first step toward finding... Continue reading

    Plumbing