3 Things That Can Make Your AC Smell Funky

Have you noticed that your air conditioning system smells peculiar? If so, there are a number of things that may be causing this problem. Continuing to operate your AC despite the smell can make you feel embarrassed to have guests, make you sick, or  damage your AC system. The following are a few things that could be causing the pungent odor. Filter One of the best things to do when you smell a peculiar odor from your cooling system is to change the air filter. [Read More]

Is Your Air Conditioner Ready For Summer? Follow This To-Do List

With summer here, it is time to ensure that your air conditioner is ready to keep you and your family cool. Here are three things that you need to do before it gets too hot: Check Your Filter and Change It If Necessary. Your HVAC filter plays an important role in the efficiency of your HVAC system. If it is dirty, it will not allow adequate airflow to run through the evaporator coil, which is the component of the unit that cools the air. [Read More]

How To Replace A Gas Furnace's Flame Sensor

A gas furnace has a flame sensor that detects that the pilot light is in fact lit when there is gas coming into the system. If the sensor doesn't sense the light, the gas supply is shut off. A dirty or malfunctioning flame sensor can make the gas supply shut off even when there is a pilot light present. If your heater has stopped putting out heat even though you can see the pilot light, you might have a dirty or broken flame sensor. [Read More]

How To Spot Trouble With Your Central Air Conditioning Unit

If you want to make sure that your home will always be as cool and comfortable as you need it to be throughout the warmer months, you will need to know when there is trouble lurking within your central air conditioning unit. This way, you will know when it is time to call for HVAC assistance. To determine if there is trouble, look out for the following things: You Notice A Puddle Of Water [Read More]