Custom Heating and Cooling Systems Building a custom home provides a great opportunity to customize your heating and cooling system for maximum efficiency and effectiveness. Yet many homeowners overlook the chance to weigh in on the design and installation of their HVAC, even as they opine on
Get Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer
Nashville summers give residential air conditioners a real workout—and this summer will be no exception. That’s why now is the time to schedule preventative residential AC maintenance—to make sure your air conditioning remains in peak operating condition throughout the summer. At Jewell
HVAC Summer Vacation Prep
Summer vacation season is just around the corner, and hopefully you’re getting set to go on vacation, perhaps to Alabama’s Gulf Coast, or California, or to one of this country’s amazing National Parks. We know your HVAC system probably isn’t high on your list of priorities while you’re in the midst
The Direction of Your Ceiling Fan Can Help You Save Money
With the summer heat just around the corner it pays to begin thinking about all the ways you can help your AC work at peak efficiency—and in turn, reduce your utility bill. One way to do this is to install ceiling fans to help keep the air circulating in your home. As you may know, the electric
Why You Need A Licensed HVAC Technician
You might save a buck or two up-front by hiring an unlicensed heating & air conditioning (HVAC) contractor. But do you know what you’ll get? Maybe the work will turn out to be a real value. Unfortunately, there’s a good chance it won’t. You may even pay more in the future if the contractor makes
What Are the Pros and Cons of Heat Pumps vs. Gas Furnaces?
This winter might not be the coldest on record, but 2018 has already saddled Nashville more than its share of sub-freezing temperatures. If you’re in the market for a new HVAC system or new heating equipment, recognize that heat pumps and forced-air furnaces function differently. One isn’t
Is it Time to Consider Replacing Your HVAC System?
It’s been a frigid winter in Nashville, with temperatures dipping down to the single digits on more than a handful of nights this year. It’s on those nights when one comes to really appreciate a well-functioning, efficient HVAC system. If you have a newer, well-maintained HVAC system, that’s
Why You Have Little or No Airflow to One Vent
Perhaps you’ve noticed that one of the rooms in your home or apartment remains noticeably colder in winter than the others. When you check the heating vent in that room—to make sure it’s not closed or blocked by furniture or other obstacles—you find that the HVAC vent is wide open. No