Terry’s A/C & Heating Partners with Carrier on Extended Labor Warranty

Terry's A/C & Heating Partners with Carrier on Extended Labor Warranty Warranties for air conditioning and heating equipment generally include a limited warranty for parts. If you register that warranty with the manufacturer like Carrier, that warranty usually doubles! This is great protection in the event of a mechanical failure and guards against the unexpected. [...]

Help – My Air Conditioner Can’t Keep Up!

Help – My Air Conditioner Can’t Keep Up! When the temperatures are in the high 90s and 100s in the Houston area, we naturally migrate indoors to get out of the heat and cool off. Sometimes, though, your air conditioner just cannot keep up with the heat and it is just not cool enough indoors. [...]

Don’t Get Cheated: What Unethical A/C Techs Won’t Tell You

Don't Get Cheated: What Unethical A/C Techs Won't Tell You When we hear about unethical air conditioning service, it really gets us hot under the collar. After coming behind other companies and being asked for second opinions, we have seen and heard of many air conditioning and heating scams. That's why we want to arm [...]

Is Your Air Conditioner’s Warranty This Awesome?

Is Your Air Conditioner's Warranty This Awesome? Installing a new HVAC system can be one of your home's most important investments. It can also be expensive. The good news is that they can last a good long time -- 15-20 years on average. We have seen a few last upwards of 30 years, though they [...]

How We Pick Parts for an HVAC Repair Built to Last

How We Pick Parts for an HVAC Repair Built to Last When making a repair to your air conditioning and heating system, selecting the right part is a critical ingredient to a long-lasting repair. The image above shows the internal computer board from a multi-speed condenser, so you can see how far technology has come [...]

HVAC Zoning Pitfalls We See Most Often

HVAC Zoning Pitfalls We See Most Often Taking advantage of the latest technology for your home’s climate control system is a great way to save energy and money. Zoning your home’s HVAC equipment is one way to save between 20-40% on energy efficiency by some accounts. But when zoning is incorrectly installed, it can have [...]

Why We Don’t Install Equipment Purchased Off the Internet

Why We Don't Install Equipment Purchased Off the Internet Searching for deals on the Internet has made shopping so much more convenient. When it comes to buying HVAC equipment online, though, it is not the best way to purchase HVAC equipment for residential applications in our opinion. Saving a few dollars is not worth the [...]

What to Know About Coming EPA Rules Governing R22 or Freon

What to Know About Coming EPA Rules Governing R22 or Freon The Environmental Protection Agency’s upcoming rules will prohibit the purchase of new R22 or Freon/HCFC-22, a common refrigerant used in residential air conditioning systems. But, this doesn’t necessarily mean you need to scrap the air conditioning equipment you have just yet. Here’s why: Your [...]

Case Study: Air Purification After Hurricane Harvey

Case Study: Air Purification After Hurricane Harvey After Hurricane Harvey dropped so much rain in the Houston area, the flooding was intense. After the water subsided and in some places that took weeks, the race was on to remove debris and muck out homes so they could be dried out as quickly as possible. Water [...]

What Large HVAC Companies Don’t Want You to Know

What Large HVAC Companies Don't Want You to Know The HVAC field is big business in Houston, Texas, and some companies have gotten very large keeping our neighbors cool in the area's blistering summers. But did you stop for a moment and think about how a large HVAC may be costing their customers more with [...]

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