How Does a Heat Pump Work?

  We are so lucky to live in Alabama. The climate here in Birmingham is fantastic, with mild winters that allow us to get out and enjoy the outdoors year-round. Did you know, though, that being in the South means th

Are You (and Your HVAC) Ready for Fall?

  We know it’s the end of October, but here in Alabama, the weather stays a bit warmer than in other parts of the country. That means some of us are guilty of putting off autumn maintenance until the absolute last

Is Your HVAC Ready for Vacation?

  The holidays are just around the corner, which means that many of us will leave the Birmingham area to visit family and friends. We all know that owning a home means making sure that things are in good working con

Protecting Your Air Conditioner After The Storm

  Here in Birmingham, we are always at risk of facing severe weather. During hurricane season, though, things get especially challenging. We are all used to the guessing game of, “will it hit us, or will it move i

Is Your Attic Raising Your Energy Bills?

  When it comes to reducing energy bills at home, most people think about the spaces they can see. People make changes to windows, draft-proof doors, and change their ceiling fan direction seasonally. The attic, how

What’s So Great About a Smart Air Conditioner?

  These days, it seems like everything is “smart.” We sometimes like to joke about how many everyday objects are connected to the internet. For example, did you know you can get a Wi-Fi enabled crock pot?! What

Investing in a High-Efficiency Air Conditioner

  If you want to replace your air conditioner, there are a lot of models out there to consider. Let’s face it – air conditioner shopping isn’t as fun as shopping for other high-ticket items, like cars. Air con

What is Wrong with My Air Conditioner – On Again, Off Again

  One minute, your air conditioner is on. A couple of minutes later, it shuts down. It turns on again; then it turns off. What is going on?! If you experience your air conditioner playing the on again, off again gam

It’s Time for Us to Say “Thanks”

At Brown Heating and Cooling, we take working with the community seriously. Our job is to keep our community comfortable through our commitment to using excellent products, professional development, and to hire the best

Summer Comfort: Keeping Your Home Cool in Hot Weather

  You may see the title of this post and think, “Wait…I have air conditioning, what more do I need?” It’s true; a great air conditioner can always keep your home at just the right temperature. However, what