House Call Company Blog: Archive for February, 2018

Do I Need to Replace My Air Ducts?

Monday, February 26th, 2018

duct-interiorBecause the air ducts that our central air conditioners, furnaces, and heat pumps use to distribute heated and cooled air through our homes are largely hidden from view, it can be easy to force them out of our minds. However, we recommend against doing so. After all, damaged ductwork is one of the most common causes of a number of heating and cooling issues. In some cases, your ductwork may be repaired. That is a fairly tough job.

In other cases, however, the job is even tougher. In these instances, it may be best or even completely necessary to replace your ductwork entirely. If this is the case, then you need to know you are working with skilled, trained professionals who will do the job right every step of the way. When you hire House Call Company to replace your air duct system, you’ll be working with some of the finest Chesapeake, VA HVAC pros around.

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Run Your Ceiling Fans All Year

Monday, February 12th, 2018

ceiling-fanAre you looking for ways to boost energy efficiency without sacrificing comfort in your home? Would you like to do so without needing to replace your HVAC systems with new and expensive high-efficiency models? Well, scheduling routine maintenance is definitely the best way to keep your heating and air conditioning systems in peak operating condition. But there is one cost-cutting technique that can help to cut down on energy use that you may be overlooking. That is running your ceiling fans.

If you think of your ceiling fans as being purely decorative, or if you only think to run them in the summertime, then you are doing yourself a disservice. Keeping those fans running throughout the entire year can help you to live more comfortably, even as you see your energy bills drop. Read on to learn more about how your ceiling fans can benefit you over the course of the year, and be sure to schedule your ceiling fan services with a professional electrician in Chesapeake, VA.

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