What is a boiler?

A boiler provides hot water and heat by heating up water. It works similarly to a furnace but without gas or electricity.

What is a heat pump?

A heat pump is a mechanical innovation in heating and cooling technology. They transfer air from one room to another using a fan, condenser unit, and various coils (which house refrigerant). During the summer, heat pumps take hot air inside and move it outside. In the winter, they take hot air outside and move it inside. They are perfect for residential and commercial properties. Heat pumps are commonly used in refrigeration systems to help keep food cold.

How often should I change my HVAC filter?

The frequency at which you should change your HVAC filter will depend on a few factors. If you notice dust collecting around your unit or have had a recent renovation that may have kicked up debris, then it may be time to change the filter. Count on our team to diagnose the situation.

What does HVAC stand for?

HVAC stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. HVAC specialists can install, repair, and maintain systems that include air conditioners, heaters, and refrigerators.

How long should my air conditioner last?

On average, your air conditioner will last 16 years. However, this life expectancy will depend on your usage. Additionally, you can make it last longer through regular maintenance and inspection.

How long should my furnace last?

Your furnace can last up to 20 years with the proper care and maintenance.

What should I consider when choosing an HVAC system?

When choosing an HVAC system, you should consider:

  • Budget
  • Climate
  • Number of rooms
  • If you have space for air ducts
  • AC vs fan preference
  • If you have allergies that are sensitive to dust