Climate Mechanics LLC Blog: Archive for March, 2018

Why Choose Radiant Heating?

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

radiant-tubingIt’s getting toward the end of March, and you may well be ready to stop thinking about your heating system altogether at this point. We’d advise against that, however. In fact, if you are thinking about replacing your heating system at all, now is a perfect time to start scrutinizing your options.

There are a lot of different heaters out there, but they all share something in common—they’re best put in place before you really need them! Of course, choosing a new heater is not the type of decision that you can afford to rush through, either. You need to weigh your options carefully before deciding which system you’ll choose to heat your home. One that deserves your attention is radiant heating in Cherry Hill, NJ.

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Are My Air Ducts Leaking?

Monday, March 19th, 2018

ductsDo you use a forced heating and/or air conditioning system, such as a heat pump, central air conditioner, or furnace?  If so, are you certain you are getting the best performance possible from your equipment? Did you know that issues affecting the performance of such systems are wide-ranging, and may extend beyond the HVAC units themselves? Today, we are going to be talking about one of the most pervasive of all problems that may afflict forced air heating and air conditioning systems: leaky ductwork.

While you may notice pretty quickly if your furnace is blowing cold air or your heat pump is making a weird grinding sound, chances are that you may not notice problems with your ductwork as quickly. After all, these air ducts are largely hidden from view in your home. You cannot just give them a quick visual inspection. Even so, there are certain signs that you can be on the lookout for which can alert you to the need for professional duct sealing in Cherry Hill, NJ.

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Is This the Year for a Furnace Replacement?

Monday, March 5th, 2018

dog-under-blanketIt’s only the beginning of March, and we’ve all seen winter make a roaring comeback at this time of the year in the past. Now, that being said, it is also safe to say that the bulk of the winter weather is behind us once more. You may be ready to shift your focus away from the heater in your home at this point, but the fact is that the end of the season is the perfect time to start thinking about a furnace replacement in Cherry Hill, NJ.

There may be more exciting ways in which to spend your money, but the truth is that you will need to replace your heater eventually. Ideally, you’ll have that done at a very convenient time. That means not waiting until heating technicians are running around during the coldest time of the year. It also means not waiting for the system to break down entirely. Here are some factors to consider if it’s looking like the time may be nigh for a furnace replacement.

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