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Fall HVAC System Maintenance

10/17/2018 10:44 AM

Maintaining your home’s heating system can be quite a task, especially when you know nothing about furnaces. Heating and cooling experts say that 75 percent of the winter calls are related to the lack of maintenance checks. That is why we want to share with you some tips you can use to help manage your heating system and watch for any signs that require you to call an HVAC specialist.

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Going geothermal with your home’s energy

8/16/2018 9:34 AM

Fossil fuels are viewed as a necessary evil by many in today’s world. One of the easiest commitments you can actually make in your own life to further offset damage? Geothermal heating and cooling technology!

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Three Things to Ask About Whole-House Generators

8/8/2018 12:25 PM

Whether winter or summer, when a storm rolls in and the power goes out, it can be a huge hassle. A whole-house generator installed by ServiceOne could be the solution to all of these problems. If you want to find out how to power your whole house with a generator, read on!

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ServiceOne air conditioning how-to: checking and replacing your air filter

7/25/2018 8:00 AM

Once a month, our ServiceOne air conditioning department likes to send out a reminder to change your air filters in your HVAC system. Last week, we introduced a new how-to video we produced on cleaning out your air conditioner condenser coils. If you’re noticing a marked difference in how your home’s air conditioner is operating, it’s good to clean out the coils and also look at your home’s air filter.

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Cleaning your air conditioner condenser coils

7/18/2018 10:25 AM

It’s hot outside! If your electric bills are creeping up or your air conditioner isn’t cooling as effectively as it should, the culprit may lay in the outside unit. More accurately, in the unit’s condenser coils.

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What Good Is An Air Filter?

4/18/2018 8:00 AM

With springtime coming (and we promise it is!), allergies are going to start flaring up. More traffic going in and out of your house with your children and pets playing outside. And hopefully finally getting to open up those windows and letting some fresh air in! But what does this mean for your indoor air quality? It means the air filter in your HVAC system is going to be put through its paces. If you haven’t changed it out in a while, it’s time!

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How Are Outside Temperature Fluctuations Affecting Your Home’s HVAC?

4/11/2018 10:34 AM

Well, we have had an absolutely GORGEOUS transition into spring here in the Midwest, right? Mother Nature doesn’t seem moody at all (ha, ha). Where are the green plants starting to poke through, robins starting to sing, and days getting warmer? This week alone, we will see sunshine, snow, rain, cold, and high temps. We have been fielding a fair amount of calls and questions about what these temperature fluctuations could be doing to your home’s HVAC system.

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Your HVAC Glossary

4/4/2018 6:00 AM

If you have ever shopped for a new furnace or air conditioner, or even had a technician out to assess your home, chances are that you did not understand a word that came out of their mouths when explaining issues or maintenance requirements with your system.

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Why Should You Have Your AC Checked In The Spring?

3/14/2018 6:00 AM

Remember last summer? That first hot weekend of the spring? Just as metro area families were having their first cookouts and getting ready to celebrate graduations, the temperatures were hitting the mid-90s! It is not quite that warm yet, but we are already prompting homeowners to get their ACs checked. That’s right! And we are not crazy! Here are our top six reasons why you should have your AC checked in the spring… BEFORE the hot weather hits!

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Homeowners’ Spring Maintenance Checklist : Cleaning Up With The Joneses

3/7/2018 6:00 AM

Spring weather is coming, and with it the bright exposure of sunshine. What will that brightness reveal to everyone in your neighborhood? Are your gutters full of leaves? Are your sidewalks cracked? Do you have dead foliage around your home? Did your siding take a hit during the last snow/ice/windstorm?

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