HVAC Maintenance & Troubleshooting

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How to Stop Your AC From Freezing

It’s a hot summer’s day in Northern Virginia, and suddenly your AC stops working! You walk outside and take a look at your AC to find that it’s covered in ice! You’ve got yourself a frozen AC system. Not to worry, all you have to do is turn it off and leave it to melt.…

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How To Know When You Need To Replace Your HVAC Evaporator Coil

Evaporator coils are a hot topic when it comes to HVAC repairs in Northern Virginia. They’re an essential part of your HVAC system, and if your system isn’t running how it should be, you could be in trouble. When left to its own devices, a bad HVAC evaporator coil could lead to you having to…

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How to Protect Your HVAC System During a Home Renovation

Home renovations can be incredibly exciting and fun – but they also create quite a lot of mess. Protecting your HVAC system during a home renovation is incredibly important. The last thing you need after surviving a home renovation is another thing on your to-do list. Renovations can be quite expensive, so damaging your HVAC…

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6 Tips to Get Your Furnace Ready for Winter

The cold is starting to creep in once again, and not even a pumpkin spiced latte will fight away the chill. It’s that time of year again where you’re starting to think about switching on the heating – turning on your furnace after months of neglect and pumping sweet, warm air around your home. But,…

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How to Prevent Mold in HVAC Systems

Having mold in your home can cause many issues for both you and your property. Not only is it unsightly, but mold can also have a serious impact on your health and the health of your family. If you have excess moisture in your HVAC system, both mold and mildew can grow inside your HVAC…

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Need to Know AC Info: R22 Phaseout

Do you know what refrigerant is used in your HVAC system? Older HVAC units use a refrigerant called R22, also known as Freon. This refrigerant is now part of a federally regulated phaseout, which means it’s no longer going to be in use. What does this mean for you? Well, your HVAC repair bill is…

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What Can You Do to Fight Coronavirus in Your Home?

Things are scary right now. There are a lot of uncertainties, rumors, and confusing advice going round online about COVID-19. We know that things are stressful at the moment, so we’ve created this easy-to-understand guide covering a few ways you can protect your home – and addressing some of those online rumors too! You probably…

Monthly Guide To HVAC Maintenance

Monthly Guide to HVAC Maintenance

Your HVAC system, just like any other piece of equipment, needs regular maintenance throughout the year. If you don’t keep your system maintained, you run the risk of having it break down, which could lead to more expensive problems in the future. Both home and business owners should always stay on top of HVAC maintenance…

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The 5 Biggest HVAC Myths

Have a HVAC system? You’ve probably picked up tricks and tips over the years on how to get the most out of it. You might have been advised by your parents, your neighbor, or even the last maintenance guy you had round. These tricks you’ve learned, however, might be damaging to your system. It’s difficult…

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How to Get Your AC Ready for Summer After a Long Winter

We often go from having freezing cold temperatures to being scorched in the blazing heat of the afternoon sun, and because of this, our air conditioning units are left unused for months on end. As we are just coming out of the winter months and the temperature starts to rise, our AC units will be…