Cool Care Heating and Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Houston’

How Do I Know If My Air Ducts Need Replacement?

Monday, March 25th, 2024

Your home’s air ducts play a crucial role in maintaining indoor air quality and comfort by distributing heated or cooled air throughout the living space. Over time, however, air ducts can develop issues that compromise their effectiveness and efficiency, leading to a range of problems. In this post, we’ll discuss some common signs that you might need air duct replacement in Houston and emphasize the importance of entrusting this task to certified professionals for optimal results.

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Should I Replace My Furnace with a Heat Pump?

Monday, February 26th, 2024

As homeowners seek more energy-efficient and versatile heating solutions, the question arises: Should I replace my furnace with a heat pump? In this blog post, we’ll delve into the advantages of choosing a heat pump over a traditional furnace and provide key considerations for those contemplating this transition. From lower energy costs to year-round comfort, understanding the benefits and factors involved will help you make an informed decision about upgrading your home’s heating system.

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Understanding Inverter Technology: How Inverter Air Conditioner Systems Work

Monday, February 12th, 2024

In recent years, inverter technology has revolutionized the efficiency and performance of air conditioner systems. In this blog post, we’ll delve into what inverter technology is, how it differs from traditional systems, and why professional installation is crucial for unlocking the full potential of inverter central air conditioning in Houston, TX.

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Ventilation: Why the “V” in HVAC Is So Important

Monday, January 1st, 2024

People put a lot more thought into heating and air conditioning than they do into ventilation concerns in their homes, despite spending on average over 90% of their time indoors breathing whatever air comes out of their vents. The “V” in HVAC matters, too! Do you know what’s going on with your ducts? Are they causing problems with your indoor air quality? Here’s what you should know.

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4 Signs Your Furnace Needs Repair

Monday, November 6th, 2023

If you notice a small hole in a pair of pants, it might only require five minutes with a needle and thread, and you’ll be all set. If you ignore it and keep wearing the pants, the hole will surely get bigger. Pretty soon it will become a very large sewing project… or you might end up needing a new pair of pants.

This is true of all kinds of problems, including when your furnace needs repair. And since a furnace is a lot more expensive than a pair of pants, it’s all the more crucial that you get repairs as promptly as possible when they’re needed. To help you spot furnace issues early so you can get them fixed before major problems develop, we’ve got a handy list for you of things to watch out for. 

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Tips for Staying Warm When You’re Heater’s Out

Monday, October 9th, 2023

Oh, no! Your heating system has completely broken down! Now you have to wait in winter weather for your HVAC technician as your home gets colder and colder! How will you manage?

It’s not enough to just say, “Just put on a sweater.” We’ve got some fantastic tips that can keep you and your family nice and warm while you’re waiting for heating repair.

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The Best Air Conditioner to Beat the Texas Heat

Monday, September 25th, 2023

As we reach the end of the summer, a lot of people are thinking about how well their air conditioner did (or didn’t do) at keeping the heat at bay this year. When air conditioners get older, they often don’t perform as well. If you’re considering AC replacement because your old air conditioner just isn’t cutting it, or it requires expensive repairs, what new system will you get?

In Texas, we need air conditioners that are prepared to work hard through long summers. What AC system will be best? Here are some recommendations.

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How to Set Your AC During a Texas Heatwave

Monday, August 28th, 2023

Summer is here for a while yet, and with summer comes the risk of extreme heat. Here in Texas, we’re no strangers to heatwaves. And we expect our air conditioners to be able to keep up. But can they? How much should you expect of your air conditioner in a Texas heatwave? How should you set your thermostat? What else can you do? Let’s answer these questions.

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Things to Consider Before You Need Your Furnace Again

Monday, August 14th, 2023

If you’re like most people in late summer, you haven’t thought about your furnace in quite a while. Of course you haven’t! When it feels like a furnace outdoors, the home comfort system you pay attention to is your air conditioner.

But this is the perfect time of year to have a good hard think about your heating system. How well did your furnace work last winter? Did you have any concerns? Does it need repairs? You’d be wise to figure that out before you need to start it up.

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What Are My Options for Furnace Replacement?

Monday, July 17th, 2023

How long does a furnace last? Does my furnace need to be repaired? Is it worth repairing? How can I tell when to start thinking about getting a new furnace? What kind of furnace should I get? If you own a home, these questions will come up sooner or later. We’d like to give you some tips for determining whether it’s time to replace your furnace and deciding what to replace it with.

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