House Call Company Blog: Archive for July, 2016

It’s Not Too Early for Heating Maintenance!

Monday, July 25th, 2016

We know that we are embroiled in the hottest weather of the year at this point, and that running your home heating system is probably the last thing on your mind. As summers tend to do, though, this one will have come and gone before you know it. When the chill of the heating season re-enters the air, is your heater going to be ready to spring into action?

While you may not be using your heater for a few more months, now is actually a great time to schedule professional heating maintenance in Chesapeake, VA. You’ll enjoy many benefits as a direct result of having your system professionally tuned up. Just remember to let one of our fine technicians do the job.

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Do I Have a Refrigerant Leak?

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Being able to rely on your air conditioning system to keep your home cool and comfortable throughout the hottest time of the year is important. One must be diligent, though, as there is no such thing as a 100% problem-free air conditioning system. If you have any concerns about your air conditioner in Suffolk, VA, you should contact a member of our staff right away.

One common issue that we see with air conditioning systems is a refrigerant leak. It’s important to remember that your AC doesn’t consume refrigerant like a fuel. The fluid is recycled over and over. If you notice any signs of low refrigerant levels, you may have a leak on your hands.

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What Is an Anode Rod, And What Does It Do?

Monday, July 11th, 2016

There are a lot of appliances that we depend upon each and every day of our lives. But few play quite as major a role as our water heaters do. It is your water heater that provides you with the hot water that you need for washing dishes, doing the laundry, showering, and general cleaning.

Considering just how much you rely upon your water heater, it only makes sense that you should do everything possible in order to ensure that you get the very best performance that it has to offer. That is why it is so important that you keep a good anode rod in your hot water tank. This is a very important means of protection.

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Is Ductless Air Conditioning Right for Me?

Monday, July 4th, 2016

Choosing a new air conditioning system for your home is not the type of decision that you can rush into. We are definitely into the summer at this point, so you hopefully are not just now investing in a new system. If you do need a system installed in a new property, or if your existing air conditioner has given out on you unexpectedly and you need a replacement, you are wise to weigh your options carefully.

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