Climate Mechanics LLC Blog: Archive for September, 2018

Have Your Heater Tuned-Up (Before You Need It)

Monday, September 17th, 2018

furnace-technicianOh, come on, you’re thinking. I’m still running my AC here and there. You want me to start thinking about my heater now? I am not ready to start thinking about the winter yet! 

Well, that’s the whole point. It’s still relatively warm out. Nighttime temps will be dipping pretty low, pretty soon. But for the most part, the chill of the autumn season is barely being felt—let alone the chill of winter! So why should you be thinking about your heater tune-up at this point?

Because it’s a preventative measure.

The purpose of heater maintenance is to help prevent the need for heater repair in Voorhees, NJ. That means that you don’t wait for something to go wrong before scheduling this vital service. Will it make your heater invulnerable? No, of course not. Nothing can do that. Will it benefit you in a number of different ways?

Well, just read the information below, and you tell us!

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Are Your Ducts Hurting AC Performance?

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

ductCentral air conditioning systems, heat pumps, and furnaces are all common, reliable heating and/or air conditioning systems. Do you know what else they all share in common? They are all forced air HVAC systems, meaning that they use a fan in order to force heated and/or cooled air throughout your home through a system of air ducts. Now, this can be a very effective way in which to heat and cool one’s home. It can also have some issues, though.

Chief among the problems that you may encounter with such systems are problems with the air ducts themselves. If your air ducts are not in great working condition, then there is no way you can hope to use your HVAC system as successfully as possible. Your home may be decently heated or cooled, but performance levels just won’t be where they should be. Read on to learn more about how duct issues affect your HVAC system’s performance.

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