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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

What to Know Before Replacing a Furnace or Heat Pump

What to Know Before Replacing a Furnace or Heat Pump On those rare days in H-town when the temperatures dip below 50, we turn to our gas furnaces and electric heaters to keep warm. Furnaces, heat pumps or electric heaters are usually one important component of a Central Air and Heating System found in most [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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