According to the Census Bureau, over 9,000 multi-family buildings were constructed last year in the United States.
The average modern electronic device can function at temperatures above 120 degrees. It may seem unlikely that your television, laptop, tablet or cell phone could get that hot, but internally, electrical devices tend to run 10 to 20 degrees higher than room temperature.
Have you ever wondered why it's harder for you to concentrate at certain times of the day or why it's impossible for you to sleep when it feels too hot?
One of the most common, silent energy wasters is torn insulation on the refrigerant line. If the liquid starts evaporating in the line instead of the evaporator, then you're basically just cooling the great outdoors.
If you feel you need to have a professional look at your system, don't wait to call John C. Flood, the Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia AC repair specialists. Our local technicians will be there quickly to assess and rectify the situation so you can continue having access to uninterrupted cool air.
If you feel like you're not getting the most out of your AC, especially in farther areas of your house, there may be simple way to give it a little extra power.
If you're thinking about investing or have already invested in an outdoor air conditioning unit, maintenance and upkeep is vital part of ensuring long and efficient service from your AC.
It's going to get warm the next few days, so many of you will be putting your A/C system to […]
This day and age, many homeowners simply cannot live without central air conditioning.
Keeping your home warm throughout the winter can be costly, especially if you live in an older house with a dated heating system, or in a part of the country, like the Mid-Atlantic, where every season is unpredictable.
Washington Gas is offering up to a $250 rebate, for as limited time and only to Virginia Customers on products and services including natural gas water heaters, boilers, programmable thermostats and heating system check-ups.
Air pollutants are all around us, already inside our homes, and waiting to come in from outside. From our yards to our kitchens, dangerous air pollutants threaten our home health and air quality. A whole home air purification system can improve your heath and indoor air quality.
Your HVAC filter plays an important role in the protection and efficiency of your HVAC system, as well as maintaining the quality of the air in your home. Filtration of the air happens when it is brought back into the HVAC equipment to be “cleaned” and then distributed again. Read more to understand why changing your HVAC filter is important.
If appliances are not working properly or are used incorrectly, dangerous levels of carbon monoxide poisoning can result. Hundreds of people die every year from CO poisoning caused by malfunctioning or improperly used fuel-burning appliances. Read more about CO poisoning symptoms and how to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
There are some preventatives measures you can put into place that are made specifically to deter theft. Air conditioning alarms and cages can cost you several hundred dollars, but the investment is worth the money you'll save in replacement costs.