When to Use a Ductless Air Conditioner

Keeping your house cool in Tucson uses a lot of energy. The heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system you choose can have a big impact on your utility bills and environment. While central air conditioning is common, a ductless air conditioner or mini-split system is a good fit for many households. These units are … Continue reading “When to Use a Ductless Air Conditioner”

Energy Efficiency in HVAC

When it comes to heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), you will likely hear quite a bit about energy efficiency. Air conditioning accounts for just over a quarter of energy use in Arizona homes. As a result, how well your HVAC unit functions can have a large impact on your energy bills. A more efficient … Continue reading “Energy Efficiency in HVAC”

Heat Pump vs. Gas Furnace

The Tucson desert is known for its heat, but winter temperatures can be chilly. Your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system should be able to keep you and your family comfortable year-round. Two options are a heat pump or a gas furnace.  Learn more about the differences between these HVAC units:  What is a … Continue reading “Heat Pump vs. Gas Furnace”

How To Tell When You Need Furnace Repair

Even in Tucson, the weather can be unpredictable. It is important to create a safe and warm environment, especially on those cold winter evenings. If your current heating system is struggling to keep your home comfortable during the cooler Tucson winters, you may need furnace repair or replacement. Here are a few common furnace problems … Continue reading “How To Tell When You Need Furnace Repair”

Why Your Home Should Have an Air Purifier

It’s hard for you and your family to be healthy when the air in your home isn’t clean. Indoor air quality can impact your quality of life for better or for worse. One way to improve your wellbeing is installing an air purifier. While you can get single-room units, they may have trouble purifying a … Continue reading “Why Your Home Should Have an Air Purifier”

The Benefits of Lennox HVAC Systems

When you are choosing a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system for your home, quality should be a priority. Picking the best unit will help save you money on repairs and energy costs while keeping you and your family comfortable. When it comes to HVAC, Lennox offers superior quality and value. We are a … Continue reading “The Benefits of Lennox HVAC Systems”

Should You Replace Your AC Before the R22 Phase-Out?

R22 refrigerant, a chemical used in older heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, is being phased out starting on January 1, 2020. This means that production and imports of this type of refrigerant will become illegal. It is a good idea to start thinking about replacing your air conditioning system. This will help you … Continue reading “Should You Replace Your AC Before the R22 Phase-Out?”

Gas Furnace Safety Tips

Tucson is slowly starting to cool down for the winter. Before you know it, temperatures will drop and you will need to start using your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (HVAC) to heat your home. If you use a split system HVAC unit with a heat pump, you may not be able to effectively … Continue reading “Gas Furnace Safety Tips”

Your Guide to Air Conditioner Parts

An air conditioning system is essential for any Tucson home. With temperatures reaching up to a scorching 114 degrees in the summer, you need your home to be a cool escape. Our city is usually still hot even at the beginning of fall, so you may need to use your AC unit for longer than … Continue reading “Your Guide to Air Conditioner Parts”

How Does a Heat Pump Work?

A heat pump is a type of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) unit that can heat or cool your home. They work similarly to an air conditioning system by collecting heat from surrounding air and moving it into a different location. This means that in the summer, the system collects heat from within your … Continue reading “How Does a Heat Pump Work?”