Don’t Be Misled – How to Be a Smart HVAC Customer

Don’t Be Misled - How to Be a Smart HVAC Customer Professionals who repair and install air conditioning and heating equipment are licensed by the state of Texas or they are working under a licensed contractor who is charged with overseeing their work. While regulating the temperature in your home is often as easy as [...]

Buyer Beware: HVAC Inspections Can Identify Problems

Buyer Beware: HVAC Inspections Can Identify Problems As a Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer serving West Houston, we often get calls when people have difficult-to-solve problems with their air conditioning or heating systems. They might have one warm room when the rest of the home is comfortable, or maybe the HVAC system they have just isn't [...]

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 [...]

What to Know: Air Conditioners and 100 Degree Days

What to Know: Air Conditioners and 100 Degree Days When the days are approaching and above 100 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer and fall, many of us turn down the thermostat to keep it cool!  But sometimes, it seems our air conditioner or heat pump just cannot keep up with the heat. In some cases, [...]

Understanding Drains and Your Home’s HVAC System

Understanding Drains & Your Home's HVAC System Plumbing systems in a home are a major modern innovation. They keep our neighborhoods clean, help us dispose of waste, keep our home's interior dry, and even supply hot and cold water on demand. Keeping a home's plumbing system properly maintained can go a long way toward averting [...]

How to Avoid an Air Conditioning Breakdown Headache

How to Avoid an Air Conditioning Breakdown Headache When the Houston area weather forecasters are calling for *another* heat wave, we know it's going to be a very long day of frantic phone calls, text messages, and social media posts from customers desperate for a quick repair. Sometimes the diagnosis and repair is quick, and [...]

What to Look for in an HVAC Quote

What To Look for in an HVAC Quote When it is time to get a new HVAC system, it is best to ask for an estimate or quote from a contractor to give you an idea of how much it will cost to replace your system. Be sure to ask about specials or rebates that [...]

When DIY Air Conditioning Repairs Get Out of Hand

When DIY Air Conditioning Repairs Get Out of Hand As licensed air conditioning and heating contractors, we have truly seen the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to repairs or installations that are unsafe, unadvisable, and just didn't work.  In fact, there's entire blogs (here and here) devoted to sharing eye-popping images [...]

What To Know About Handling an HVAC Warranty Repair

What To Know About Handling an HVAC Warranty Repair This time of year, we often get questions about air conditioner or heater repairs that need to be made in relatively new homes or homes that are new to you. The home owners want to know how to take advantage of a warranty on relatively new [...]

What to Know About Recycling Your HVAC Unit

What to Know About Recycling Your HVAC Unit One of your home's most important systems is the indoor comfort system, especially in the summer. Houston is located on the coastal plains which means the climate is very humid and hot, which takes a toll on air conditioning equipment. In honor of Earth Day held each [...]

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