4 Financing Options for a New Air Conditioner or Heater

4 Financing Options for a New Air Conditioner or Heater Air conditioners and heaters along the Texas Gulf Coast work hard all year round. The cool weather doesn't last long with few freezing temperatures and almost zero snow. But, the summers more than make up for that. Summers in Houston, Texas are guaranteed to be [...]

What to Know About Pests and Your Air Conditioner

What to Know About Pests and Your Air Conditioner As we approach spring, it is a great time to get home maintenance done around the house to prepare for the summer season. But spring also brings with it unwanted guests, pests like mice, rats, ants, wasps, lizards, and snakes,  can take up residence in your [...]

How to Choose the Right HVAC Company To Fit Your Needs

How to Choose the Right HVAC Company To Fit Your Needs When it comes to maintaining your home's air conditioning and heating system, having the right partner makes a difference. In general, HVAC firms have different ways of making themselves stand out in the market. Some thrive by doing a lot of publicity and focussing [...]

Is Your Air Conditioner Still Running with Freon?

Is Your Air Conditioner Still Running with Freon? As we reported earlier this year, the Environmental Protection Agency will prohibit the production and import of new Freon/HCFC-22 or R-22, a common refrigerant used in older air conditioning equipment, as of January 1, 2020. This refrigerant has been in the process of being phased out for [...]

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 [...]

The Fine Print & Your HVAC Warranty – What It Doesn’t Cover

The Fine Print & Your HVAC Warranty – What It Doesn’t Cover Most major manufacturers of HVAC equipment, like Carrier, offer generous warranties on their equipment. They guarantee the equipment and parts will operate as intended for a set period of time. In residential applications in the Houston area, your air conditioner can last 15-20 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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