Signs of a Failing Water Heater

July 16, 2019

A well-maintained water heater can last a long time. But like everything else, there comes the day when it needs to be replaced. How will you be able to tell when this happens? Even more importantly, how can you tell the water heater needs to be replaced before it dies completely and leaves you with no hot water? Here are some telltale signs: 1. A Spike in Utility Bills You may notice that both your water bill and energy bill spike for what seems like no reason. This is a sign that the heater has sprung a leak. Leaks are...

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Detect Home Air Leaks with These 3 Easy Steps

June 23, 2019

An airtight home is one that benefits from comfort, energy efficiency, and lower heating and cooling bills. However, air leaks are common and will force your heating and cooling systems to work harder, straining the systems and increasing your energy bills. Luckily, finding air leaks in your house in Cheyenne is simple. Take a look at these three easy methods for detecting air leaks. 1. Find Leaks with Your Hand The “hand method” is by far the simplest and most straightforward method on the list. All you need to do is run your hand near areas susceptible to air leaks,...

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The HVAC Repair Process

May 21, 2019

When you need HVAC repair, it can be a frustrating process, but there is no need to stress out about a service call when you use a professional. A professional technician will inspect your system and find the cause of the problem. Here are a few things to expect when you schedule an HVAC service repair. The Start of the Visit When the technician arrives at your home, they’ll be ready to inspect your HVAC system. The first place the technician will check out is the thermostat area. Many problems with an HVAC unit can be traced to the thermostat....

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Periodic AC Maintenance Is Vital

April 9, 2019

The air conditioning system in your home may be unseen and almost unheard, but it is a valuable component of your residence. An AC unit that is functioning well enhances the air quality where you live. Good air quality contributes to both the health and comfort of your family and guests. Keeping your AC unit serviced properly is a simple step that reaps many rewards. Change Those Filters You can pick up filters at the home improvement store and change them yourself or have do it. During cooling season, filters should be changed at least every two months. A dirty...

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When Does Your Furnace Need to Be Replaced?

March 19, 2019

As long as you have your furnace maintained on a yearly basis, buying a new heating system isn’t a purchase you’ll have to make often in your life. Heating tune-ups are inexpensive compared to all the extra money a poorly maintained furnace will cost you. When you’re in need of a new furnace, it’s important to choose a trustworthy installer. A heating system installed incorrectly won’t operate efficiently. 15 to 20 Years A heating system that’s well-maintained typically lasts 15-20 years. Although it might not break down completely once it’s 20 years old, it may run inefficiently. An inefficient furnace...

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