Learning About HVAC Equipment

Early Signs That Your Air Conditioner Is Struggling

All too often, homeowners have to call the HVAC contractor because their air conditioner isn't turning on and it's swelteringly hot outside. In a perfect world, you would never have to do this. But how can you make sure of that? One approach is to watch your air conditioner for these earlier signs that it is starting to struggle. Call your HVAC contractor when you notice these signs, and you can often prevent the unit from failing completely. Read More 

How Annual Air Conditioning Maintenance Helps Your AC Avoid Malfunctions Or A Breakdown

There are a few important aspects to air conditioning maintenance. The technician needs to check the system, service and clean parts, and make minor repairs if they're needed. If your AC is in good shape, annual air conditioning maintenance shouldn't take too long, and it helps avoid breakdowns. Here's how AC maintenance helps your AC operate more efficiently while protecting the parts from damage. Cleaning Improves Airflow Adequate airflow is essential for an air conditioning system. Read More 

Factors Determining Duct Noises

Some people find HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) noises uncomfortable. Knowing the causes of duct noises can help you silence them. Below are common factors that determine such noises. Duct Design Duct design affects air direction and speed within the ductwork. Airspeed and direction determine duct noise levels. For example, ductwork with many twists and turns is noisier than relatively straight ductwork since the former forces air to change direction multiple times. Read More 

Furnace Maintenance Your Electric Furnace Needs To Operate Efficiently

Your electric furnace needs to have regular maintenance just like a gas furnace does. You may not have to worry about soot buildup or gas leaks, but you still need to keep the parts in good shape so your furnace doesn't break down due to neglect. You can keep up with minor maintenance yourself over the course of the winter and have furnace maintenance done by an HVAC technician every year in the fall. Read More 

Chimney Cleaning - Great Tips For Homeowners

If you have a fireplace with a chimney, it's a good idea to clean this part of your property on a regular basis. Then you can enhance the safety of your fireplace and ensure the chimney holds up for a long time. Here are some chimney cleaning tips that you'll find helpful. Invest in a Bright Flashlight One of the most important things you can invest in for chimney sweeping is a bright flashlight. Read More 

About Me

Learning About HVAC Equipment

Welcome to my site. My name is Rodney Roja. I am excited to share my knowledge about furnaces and air conditioners on this site. Gone are the days of huddling around the fire to keep warm or relaxing in the shade to cool off. Instead, we have tons of interesting gadgets that put our home at an ideal temperature throughout the year. I want to talk about technological advancements developed for this equipment. I will also explore installation techniques, including hardware and placement. I hope you will be able to use the information on my site to upgrade your HVAC system in your home. Please visit my site often to learn all you can before starting your next heating or air conditioning project.