August 6th, 2018
We shouldn’t have to state how important electricity is for any homeowner. Most people are prepared for the occasional power outage that leaves you in the dark for one night, but can you say the same for two nights? Three nights? A week?
Whether it’s about having backup options or just protecting your electronics from getting fried, there are solutions out there for you. Read on to learn about just a few of them.
July 23rd, 2018
We don’t want to lecture you, but we have to say this right off the bat.
Every air conditioning problem will benefit from immediate service. Delays in service will only increase the amount of energy used, and that’s not going to look good on your monthly energy bill.
But we do understand that not every time is a good time to call for repairs. Even so, we’d like to highlight at least three problems that really shouldn’t be waited on under any circumstances. If you’re suffering from any of these issues and can’t get repairs from an air conditioning service in Nanuet, NY, then you should at the very least turn off the air conditioner and not use it until the problem is fixed.
July 9th, 2018
You’ve just installed your air conditioning system. Now, you’re being asked to sign up for routine maintenance. It sounds like a pain, right? But consider that an air conditioner is like a car. If you keep up maintenance and service it when needed, it will run smoothly for years and years to come.
When you think about it, most people use their air conditioner more than their car. When framed that way, it’s easier to understand that an air conditioner will need routine maintenance.
We’ve compiled just a few reasons to help explain why routine air conditioning service is the best thing you can do for yourself.
June 25th, 2018
When it comes to power outages, there are two types of thinking:
Without a generator, and with a generator.
Without a generator, you have to plan everything around that fact. This puts you and your entire family in “survival mode,” forcing you to stock up on food and clean water, to stockpile blankets for warmth, and to plan everything as if you were camping.
With a whole-house generator, you won’t have to treat your family like soldiers. Aside from a few normal safety measures, you can go on living like everything is normal.
Below are a few more reasons to consider a whole-house generator. If you’re still not sure, call up an electrician in New City to get a professional opinion.
June 11th, 2018
There are plenty of good reasons to have a whole-house generator installed on your property. With changing weather patterns, you never know when another winter bomb cyclone will descend upon New York, or when a hurricane will next push inland from the coast.
While short-term power outages are little more than an inconvenience, a lack of power over an extended period can greatly affect your quality of life—or even endanger it.
That’s why you want to watch out for these potential generator problems so you always have power when you need it the most.
May 28th, 2018
Nobody wants to just give their money away. All too often, though, that’s exactly what happens with home electricity use. A leaking duct here and a lack of weatherization there, in conjunction with older equipment needing to be replaced, add up to a bigger cost than you might first think. Replacing the air filter on an AC unit on a regular basis is easy for the average homeowner to do. However, there are additional tips for conserving electricity at home which can have an even bigger impact but require professional installation and maintenance.
May 14th, 2018
When was the last time that your AC was checked for airflow or refrigerant charge? How often do you have your air filter changed?
Whether your AC is brand new or it’s 10 years old, it needs routine maintenance. It’s just that simple. There are multiple reasons for this, but it’s often easy to overlook when you’ve got a number of other homeowner issues to deal with.
Read on to understand why routine AC maintenance matters so much to your comfort. And take advantage of our VIP maintenance plan.
April 30th, 2018
With spring officially here and summer on the way, now is the time to make repairs on your air conditioning system. Right now, we’re not using our systems very often, but soon enough, you’ll be using it every day. When that day comes, you want to make sure that any repairs your system may need are taken care of, and your air conditioner functions as normal. Now is the time to check for anything unusual in the way your system operates.
That can often involve trouble with the air conditioner’s electrical system: charged with running the fan motor and other key elements. Any licensed air conditioning technician should possess electrical skills as part of their repartee, and don’t be surprised if the trouble your system is experiencing has some faulty circuit or failing wire at its core.
April 16th, 2018
Indoor lights rank among the simplest elements in your home. You simply plug them in to an existing electrical outlet and turn them on: either directly or through the use of a formal light switch attached to the outlet in question. It couldn’t be simpler, and yet it represents just a small fraction of the potential utility of your home’s lighting. An electrical professional, with the right set of skills and experience, can improve your indoor lighting situation and make your home a better place to be as a result. How? Here are a few options for you to consider.
April 2nd, 2018
With the coming of spring comes spring cleaning for most homeowners, and now makes an excellent time of the year to schedule repair services. If your HVAC system was causing trouble – either this winter with your heating or last summer with your air conditioning – then a repair session is very important to schedule. It ensures that your AC unit will be ready to go when the first warm day hits, while promptly addressing any problems with your furnace or heating system over the winter.