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What Do Technicians Do During HVAC Maintenance?

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Repairman in uniform and clipboard greeting a housewife at the front door.If there’s anything we tout the benefits of, a lot, it’s going to be New Braunfels, TX HVAC maintenance. Just as you get your car tuned-up on a regular basis, you should also have your climate control systems checked out and serviced as well. You wouldn’t want to be stranded in the middle of nowhere with a broken down car, nor would you want to be in the dead of winter without a working heating system.

Temperatures don’t get as bitterly cold as other parts of the country experience, but it’s never a bad idea to have your heater maintained, no matter how briefly it may get used. And scheduling maintenance before you actually need to use your heater the most is the best way to ensure that you run into as little problems as possible. But what do HVAC technicians actually do during maintenance?

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Why Is Having Your Furnace Professionally Maintained So Important?

Monday, February 6th, 2017

why-is-furnace-maintenance-so-importantWe talk about maintenance a lot, and there is a good reason for that. Maintenance is what keeps your HVAC systems functioning as well as they should. Just as you would never skip a tune-up for your car—at least we hope you wouldn’t—you should never skip out on furnace check-ups either. It’s during these annual appointments (bi-annual if you have a heat pump, although we’re discussing furnaces here) that our professional technicians fully inspect and clean your heating system.

We’ll also make any necessary adjustments and recommendations for repairs so that you can schedule subsequent San Antonio, TX furnace services right away, if needed. We get a lot of calls from customers and potential customers with questions about their furnaces. But unfortunately, it’s usually when they already have a problem—one of which might have been avoided with the right preventive care. Routine maintenance allows you the peace of mind that comes with never worrying about whether or not your furnace is going to function each winter. Keep reading to learn more about the importance of this service.

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These HVAC Maintenance Tasks You Can Do on Your Own

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Last week, we explained the importance of changing your air filter, and offered some guidance on how to do so.  This is one HVAC maintenance task that not only can you do on your own, you should be doing on your own. Especially considering that you typically only schedule professional maintenance once or twice a year, and your filter must be changed much more often than that.

Changing your air filter is not the only maintenance task you can do yourself though. While we don’t typically recommend DIY-projects when it comes to working on your HVAC system, there are some simple things you can do throughout the year to help your system work effectively and efficiently. Keep reading to learn more.

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Changing Your Air Filter: How It’s Done

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Would you believe that there are many homeowners out there who aren’t even aware that their HVAC has an air filter inside of it? Or if they do know that, they think it only needs to be cleaned or changed during their annual HVAC maintenance appointment.

Changing your furnace filter is actually a very important step that you need to take on your own, at least every 3 months during periods of use. This is imperative to keeping your HVAC system running effectively and efficiently.

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It’s Never Too Early to Schedule Heating Maintenance

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Our winters may be short, and recent temperatures may make it seem silly to already be thinking about the upcoming season, however now is the best time to start thinking about scheduling your heating system maintenance appointment—before you’ll need your heater on a daily basis.

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