Pro tips for changing the air filter in your home

Pro tips for changing the air filter in your home Owning your own home comes with a lot of responsibilities including maintenance. Did you know your air conditioner and heater is the most expensive appliance in your home

Can I Use a Mini-Split for Heating?

  With mild winters, Birmingham residents lucked out when it comes to home heating options. A lot of people in the area opt to use heat pump systems, which can both heat and cool a home without the need of a separat

HVAC Advice for New Construction

  What could be more exciting than building a new home? After all, it’s the American dream to have a living space created just for you and your family. However, a lot of people get caught up in the space layout an

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

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

10 Factors Causing Hot Spots in Your Home

When the temperature starts to rise in the summertime your home is your retreat. In an ideal world, every room should be cool and comfortable. However, some families experience rooms that just won’t behave. Maybe it’

The Key to Clean Ducts? Fresh Filters!

We spend a lot of time on the blog discussing air conditioner maintenance. This time of year it is an especially important topic. Here in Alabama, we have a ton of pollen, which causes allergic reactions like crazy. We h

Does Your Home Need a Good Duct Cleaning?

Everyone knows that your air conditioner and heater need routine maintenance. When mechanical equipment works as hard as most HVAC systems do, it is normal to expect a tune-up every six months or so. Most homeowners, how