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Archive for July, 2016

What are the Benefits of Installing a Heat Pump?

Monday, July 25th, 2016

If you’re looking for a new air conditioning system this summer, you’re probably considering a lot of different options for your home. None of the various air conditioning methods on the market are objectively “better” than all the others. However, each of them is designed to serve a different set of needs. Let’s take a look at heat pumps, how they work, and the benefits they provide.

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Signs You Have a Plumbing Leak

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Plumbing leaks can cause thousands of dollars in damage if they are not detected quickly enough. Unfortunately, they’re also very difficult to detect without professional training and equipment. If you know what to look for, though, you might be able to identify plumbing problems before they have the chance to cause too much damage. Let’s take a look at some of the warning signs that you have a leak.

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Beware of Heat Pump Ice

Monday, July 18th, 2016

If you notice ice forming on your heat pump this summer, don’t ignore it. Heat pump ice is not a sign that the system is operating properly, as some people believe. In fact, it’s a symptom of a serious problem that is afflicting the system. Let’s take a look at why heat pump ice forms, and the damage it can cause.

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Ductless Issues to be Aware of This Summer

Monday, July 11th, 2016

If you’re using a ductless system to stay cool this summer, you should keep an eye out for some common issues that may come up. The more you use your ductless system, the more strain you’re going to put on it and the more likely it will be for problems to occur. Let’s take a look at some of the common indications that your ductless system needs repairs.

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Why Air Conditioner Ice is a Problem

Monday, July 4th, 2016

If you notice ice forming on your air conditioner this summer, you should call for repairs right away. Though it may seem like an indication that the system is doing its job, air conditioner ice is actually a symptom of a very serious problem. If left unchecked, it could easily cause the entire air conditioner to break down. Let’s examine what causes air conditioner ice, and what you can do about it.

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