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Why is My House Not Getting Warm?

Posted by on Mar 18, 2016 in Heating

After coming home from a tough day at work and settling in on a winter evening with the furnace running, a chill in the air brings to mind one question: Why is my house not getting warm? There are several reasons why a furnace malfunctions. Fortunately, not all of them require major repairs. If your furnace is not warming your home as it should, take these steps to diagnose the problem: Check your air filter. Dirty filters cause your heating...

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Spring Cleaning Includes Your HVAC Filters

Posted by on Mar 8, 2016 in Air Conditioning, Heating

Your spring cleaning agenda should include the air filter in your heating and cooling system. Filters stop airborne dust and dirt from entering your HVAC system, helping to keep indoor air clean and your system free of a buildup of particles that could hamper its operation. Dirty filters are the single biggest reason for malfunctioning air conditioners and furnaces. A neglected filter can lead to major system problems and expensive repair...

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Try These Mid-Winter Heating Tuneup Tips

Posted by on Feb 27, 2016 in Heating

As mid-winter approaches, it’s a good idea to make an elementary check of the HVAC system to ensure your furnace continues to keep your home or business comfortable until warm weather arrives. An inspection takes just a few minutes. It’s also easy to fix most common problems, which include: Dirty filters. Forced air heating and cooling systems work best when filters are not clogged with dirt or debris. Check your filter and clean or replace it...

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What Sets Heating and Air Conditioning Contractors Apart

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Air Conditioning, Heating

Searching for a capable heating and air conditioning contractor can be nearly as complicated as finding the right doctor for your family. You want someone who is experienced, trustworthy, and understands your individual needs. The choice of physicians is up to you, but Chad’s AC Direct has some insight for those looking to separate the best HVAC contractors from the others: The high prices some contractors charge for installing heating and...

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Stay Warm When It’s Cold in Montgomery

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016 in Air Conditioning, Heating

We’re lucky to live and work in the River Region, where winters aren’t bitterly cold. But temperatures still get nippy this time of year, and Chad’s AC Direct has some ideas on how to stay warm when it’s cold in Montgomery. We’re heating and cooling contractors, so our first recommendation is to turn on the furnace when indoor temperatures get chilly. A programmable thermostat is particularly convenient for setting the heat to go on...

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It’s Cold Outside, but Heating Up Inside

Posted by on Jan 28, 2016 in Air Conditioning, Heating

A cozy night of watching TV or playing video games has its place, but sometimes it helps to shake off the winter blahs with more energetic activities around the house. There are plenty of family-friendly alternatives to sitting on the couch. Here are some favorite ideas, courtesy of Chad’s AC Direct: Games that call for physical movement are always fun and do a great job of warming you up. Twister, charades, or even a spirited round of...

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