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Fall Maintenance Tips and Tricks for Your Home

October 16, 2017  •  

Fall is just around the corner: time to get your house in shape for the cooler months ahead. Although autumn can be one of the busiest seasons for homeowners preparing for winter, it’s also the best time to take advantage of the moderate weather to repair any damages before the first frost sets in. Here […]

The Heating Season Is Nearly Here

October 11, 2017  •  

Summer is over, and you may have already turned off your air conditioning for the fall season. While it is great to give your HVAC unit (and utility bill!) a break before the heating season, soon enough you will need that heater! Are you sure your HVAC unit is ready? The best way to be […]

October Heat Wave Causing Problems for Air Conditioning Units

October 9, 2017  •  

Clayton Heating and Air Conditioning said the unusually-warm weather has kept workers busy Do you find yourself turning on your air conditioning during the day, even though it’s the middle of October? As it turns out, many people in the Valley are doing the same thing. It’s keeping local heating and air conditioning companies, like Clayton […]

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New Heat Pump Installation? Here’s What To Expect.

October 4, 2017  •  

Are you in the market for a new heat pump? In order for your heat pump to operate at its peak performance, it’s vital to have a skilled technician — like one of ours at Air Max HVAC, Inc. — perform the installation. To help expedite the installation, perform these few tasks. 1. Be sure […]

HVAC Big 3: Sizing, Installation, Maintenance

September 27, 2017  •  

1. The Importance of a Correctly-Sized System When it comes to an HVAC system, calculate heating and cooling loads using a recognized method (ACCA Manual J), and ensure you install the smallest sized system that will meet these load requirements (ACCA Manual S). When systems are not sized correctly, many problems can occur. Obviously, if […]

What to Remember When Getting Your HVAC Units Checked

September 25, 2017  •  

With winter and colder temperatures coming, it’s important you get your furnace and heating units checked. Reporter Alexandra De Leon spoke with experts at Campbell & Company on how to check them. There’s a few things to keep in mind when checking heating appliances. The first thing a homeowner should be looking at is their […]

Winter is Coming; Is Your Home Ready?

September 22, 2017  •  

Here are some thoughts of what needs to be done before it gets to cold and you turn the furnace on. Furnace: First and foremost get the furnace checked, cleaned and serviced now before the heating contractors get too many calls. The more efficient your furnace is, the lower your gas bill will be. Also […]

Tips for Saving Money on Energy In the Run Up to Winter

September 18, 2017  •  

We’re quickly approaching the holiday season, and if you’re not ready you’ll find yourself with high energy bills as well as high credit card payments! Right now, there’s a predicted 9%-13% increase in heating cost for the average home this winter. And that’s not even considering the ostentatious yard displays. If you’re the type to […]