Home Energy Efficiency And The Options For Installing Modern Cooling Systems That Are More Efficient


There are many different types of AC systems that can be installed in your home, and you may want to update your home with one that is efficient. Today, the options are much more than conventional air conditioners. You may want to consider some of the following energy-efficient options when you are ready to have a new AC installed in your home. Radiant Cooling Designs as An Alternative to Conventional AC Systems 

26 September 2019

Are You Ready To Have Central Air Conditioning? Let's Consider The Benefits


If you do not currently have central air conditioning in your home, you might find yourself wondering if it is time to get it installed. Maybe you have never had central air. Maybe your home did have a central air system before, but it has been a long time since it worked and you have grown used to simply not having a house nicely cooled off. If you are going back and forth with the idea of getting the installation set up, you will want to read through the following benefits of having a new central air system for your home.

20 August 2019

Plumbing Problems? 4 Situations That Require An Emergency Plumber


When it comes to caring for the pipes in your home, it's not always easy to identify a plumbing emergency. Some of the obvious signs include water pouring out of a pipe or a clog that you just can't clear – no matter how hard you try. However, what you might not realize is that there are also some subtle signs that indicate the need for an emergency plumber. Here are four signs that you need to call a plumber right away.

18 July 2019

Boost Your Heat Pump's Cooling Effectiveness With These 4 Tips


Heat pumps aren't just for heating your home. When the weather turns blazing hot, you can enjoy summertime comfort simply by switching your heat pump to the cooling mode. Because heat pumps work on the same basic principles as an air conditioner, it's only a matter of reversing the process that normally brings comforting heat inside your home. When properly set up, a heat pump offers excellent cooling comfort. However, there's plenty you can do to further optimize your heat pump's effectiveness.

4 June 2019

3 Tips to Save Money on Cooling Costs This Summer


Summer is almost here, which means that it's almost time for you to crank up your central air containing system. Even though your central AC system can save you from getting heat stroke inside of your own house, it may also cause you a stroke because of how high your energy bills are. So, how can you cool your house down while saving money at the same time? This article will take a closer look.

25 March 2019

How to Know If You Have a Clog in Your Plumbing Somewhere


It is important to make sure that you are well aware of whether you have a clog somewhere in your plumbing lines. This is important because even if the clog seems somewhat small at the moment and you are able to send waste water through the lines, it could be only a matter of time before the problem becomes much worse. It could get to the point where you are not able to use any water in the house because anything you try letting down the drain will just come right back up.

25 March 2019

3 Tips For Selecting A New Heater


With winter chills giving way to warmer springtime temperatures, now is a good time to choose your next heating solution. With so many models and options to choose from, buying a new heater can seem daunting to new shoppers. Fortunately, you can rely on this quick guide to give you a helping hand. 1. Measure Up Your Home's Heating Needs First Size is an often-ignored factor when it comes to buying a new heater.

11 February 2019

It's Time: Signs Your Furnace Needs To Be Replaced


Tax season will be here before you know it. If you're expecting a refund, it's time to start making plans. If you've been putting off getting that new furnace, now would be the perfect time to talk to an HVAC company such as Lakeside Heating & A/C Inc. about a replacement. If you're not sure that you need a new heater, take a look at the list below. If any of the situations apply to you right now, you need a new furnace.

31 December 2018

Why Geothermal Heating & Cooling Is Worth the Extra Cost


When you're building a new home, costs can add up quickly. As such, it may be tempting to say "no" to certain features just because they're more costly than other options. Geothermal heating and cooling systems are an example of this phenomenon. Since they cost a lot more than traditional forced air or boiler systems, many people decide against them for their new home. But if you can somehow find the funds, geothermal systems really are a better choice.

26 November 2018

Why Your Furnace Needs a Tune-Up


Your furnace is an appliance you probably use at least 6 months out of the year. But when was the last time your furnace was inspected or cleaned? If you aren't sure when or if this has ever been done, you may be decreasing the life of your appliance and could be setting yourself up for costly repairs. Read on for reasons why your furnace should have a tune-up. Lengthen the Life of Your Unit

15 October 2018