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Get Your Heating System Maintained Today

Monday, November 13th, 2017

heating-system-maintenanceWinter is on its way, and while temperatures in the area are cold enough, it’s going to get a great deal colder before the end of the year. Your heating system has likely already seen a great deal of use already, and if your system has any problems, now is the time to get them addressed. If you detect any problems with your heater — anything out of the ordinary, from strange noises to lowered heating levels — you should turn the system off and call in a repair service.

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Trust the Benefits of Air Conditioning Maintenance

Monday, June 26th, 2017

air-conditioning-maintenanceSummer is here, and with higher heat, your air conditioner is going to see regular use every day. In such an environment, you want your system to perform as expected every day. Furthermore, you want keep costs down in order to preserve your monthly budget, all without skimping on the cool, comfortable air you home needs to function. If you haven’t scheduled a maintenance session since last summer, now is an excellent time to do so. It can provide a number of considerable benefits to your home.

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Is Ductless Air Conditioning Right for You?

Monday, April 17th, 2017

ductless-blowerMost homes in New Jersey rely on traditional centralized air conditioners to stay cool during the summer. They cool the air in a single location, then push the cool air into the home through an elaborate system of ducts. It’s an effective and inexpensive way to fight the heat in the summertime, but it doesn’t work for every home. Luckily, there are alternative options available, notably ductless air conditioning systems that use different means to keep you cool. If you’re looking for a new air conditioner this spring, you might want to consider the benefits of a ductless system.

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Key Steps to Generator Installation and Maintenance

Monday, February 6th, 2017

Generators_iStock_000024890354_XXXLarge-meA generator makes a great addition to your home in the event of an emergency. Mother Nature can get quite fierce in our Ramsey, NJ winters and a whole-house generator stands as a line of defense for those times when the civic electrical grid just can’t stand up to it. It’s important to treat the installation of a new generator with care, and to plan for maintenance for it on a regular basis. There’s little time to respond when an emergency hits, and the better you can prepare, the more reliable your generator will perform.

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What to Think About When Buying a New Generator

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Winter is coming to Ramsey, NJ, and while our civic power system is very reliable, Mother Nature always has the final word. A whole-house generator makes an excellent way to keep your home up and running when the power goes out in the crisis. Installing one now means you’ll be ready to go when any storms or similar crises hit, and maintain vital appliances like heaters, refrigerators and medical equipment no matter what.

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Low Air Flow in Your Heater

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Fall is a very good time to check your heating system for problems here in Ramsey, NJ, when the weather is cool and you’re using your system regularly, but the need isn’t quite as dire as it will be in a few weeks. Most of us rely on forced-air furnaces for our heat, and one specific problem to watch for its a reduction in air flow from your vents. That usually needs to be addressed sooner rather than later, and spotting it now gives you some time to schedule repairs before winter closes in.

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Is It Time for a New Water Heater?

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Water heaters get put to the test during our Ramsey, NJ winters: fighting cold temperatures in parts of the home that don’t usually get a lot of heat and undergoing significant strain in the process. If your water heater’s warranty has expired, and you don’t think it will work effectively for another winter, now is the perfect time to schedule a replacement. (It gives you time to make the change at a date of your choosing, instead of during the winter when the operation becomes much more difficult.) But how can you spot the signs that you need a new water heater?

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How Does Air Filtration Help Your AC?

Monday, August 29th, 2016

We often stress the benefits of air filtration systems to residents of Ramsey, NJ and other nearby homes. Every air conditioner comes with a filter designed to strain out dust, pet hair and other contaminants. An electronic air filter or similar device takes a more rigorous approach to the problem, as can HEPA filters and similar upgrades to your existing filtration system. They help keep your air clean and avoid the spread of germs and other contagions, and if you have family members sensitive to excessive dust (infants, the elderly or people suffering from conditions such as asthma), w high-end form of air filtration is absolutely necessary.

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5 Signs Your Refrigerant is Leaking

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Many people assume that air conditioners consume refrigerant like a car will consume gasoline. In fact, the opposite is true: the refrigerant circulates throughout your system and needs to be present in a very specific amount in order for it to do its job. Refrigerant isn’t supposed to leak, but we live in an imperfect world and sometimes it does. The sooner your can treat the issue the better — the longer it goes on, the more pronounced the effects become and the greater the chances of a more serious breakdown taking place. You can help your cause on this front by spotting the signs of trouble and contacting a trained technician to get it repaired and the refrigerant recharged as quickly as possible.  Here are 5 of them to watch for:

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Steps to Take When Your Air Conditioner Goes Down

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Summer is getting closer every day and most residents of Ramsey, NJ have already used their air conditioners a great deal. No one likes to think about a sudden breakdown with their AC — not with another round of summer heat waves on its way — but no system is perfect and you may find yourself having to deal with a malfunctioning system just when you need it the most. Not to worry. You can take a few easy steps to resolve the situation swiftly, and ensure that you don’t have to pay more than is necessary for repairs.

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