Labor Warranties Now Available on New HVAC Installations

Labor Warranties Now Available on New HVAC Installations As a Carrier Factory-Authorized Dealer, Terry’s A/C and Heating will begin offering extended service plans on top of the generous manufacturer’s warranties we already provide to our residential customers. Previously, warranty service covered the cost of parts but did not include the cost of labor to install [...]

What You Need to Know About Your HVAC System in a New Home

What You Need to Know About Your HVAC System in a New Home When you are building a new home, there are many decisions to make before construction begins. And your air conditioning and heating system is your home's largest consumer of energy such as electricity and natural gas or propane. This is why it [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Why We Do Not Check Air Conditioners in the Winter

Why We Do Not Check Air Conditioners in the Winter Inspecting and servicing your air conditioning and heating equipment twice a year, in the spring and fall, is a best practice especially in the Houston and surrounding area. Routine maintenance can save you a surprise breakdown when it's the least convenient. And we all know [...]

5 Things to Know About Your Heater Before a Cold Front Arrives

5 Things to Know About Your Heater Before a Cold Front Arrives A typical Houston winter is characterized by flip flops between bone-chilling cold and temperate 70-degree, spring-like weather. And like movie, Forrest Gump, prophetically shares looking at his box of chocolates, “You never know which one you’re going to get.” But when the weather [...]

To Upgrade or Not? When to Replace Your Air Conditioner & Heater

To Upgrade or Not? When to Replace Your Air Conditioner & Heater When your HVAC system is facing a major repair, many HVAC contractors will recommend replacing the unit. But depending on your air conditioner and heater’s age, that may not be the best move. Here’s what you should know so you can make an [...]

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