Douglas Cooling & Heating Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Hoover’

Electrical Upgrades to Consider for Your Home

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Closeup of a power bar with cords in it on a wood floor.Homes rely on electricity more and more in the modern day, so it’s incredibly important to keep your home’s electrical system in top shape. There is a wide array of electrical upgrades to consider for your home. These upgrades not only improve the quality of your home, but they can also help you lower your energy bills. If you need a great Hoover electrician, you need the expertise of an experienced technician from our team. If you’re interested in some possible upgrades for your home, keep reading below.

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How to Keep Your Electrical System Safe and Efficient

Monday, October 15th, 2018

GFCI-Electrical-OutletOf all the various appliances and other systems that run throughout your home, probably the one that you want to malfunction the least is the electrical system. Not only is your electrical system something that most every other home system relies on, but it also can cause some very dangerous problems of its own when it starts to malfunction. House fires and electrocution are not something that anyone wants to deal with. So, in the interest of avoiding those issues in your own home as much as possible, here are some tips on keeping your electrical system both safe and efficient.

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Do Yourself a Favor and Schedule AC Maintenance

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

AC-technicianNo one wants to have their air conditioner break down on them in the middle of summer. Or any other time, really. HVAC breakdowns are the worst. Unfortunately, as you start to rely on your air conditioner more and more during the summer season, you’re going to increase the rate at which it wears out. More wear and tear means a higher chance of the system malfunctioning, which you obviously want to avoid. Fortunately, there is something you can do! Schedule preventive maintenance.

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Keep Your Electrical System in Good Shape By Following These Tips

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Electrical MaintenanceYour electrical system is one of the most important parts of your home. A large number of other systems in the home rely on the electrical system in order to function, so it would be a good idea to keep it in good condition as best you can. Issues with the electrical system have a way of causing serious problems elsewhere in the home, including electrocution and the risk of house fires. Read on to find out more about how to keep your electrical system in good condition.

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Why is My Air Conditioner Making Those Weird Sounds?

Monday, August 7th, 2017

air-conditioner-repairYou should be especially watchful for any signs that your air conditioner is having trouble during the summer, when the strain on the system is at its highest. Preventive maintenance can lower the chances of problems developing by a substantial amount. However, no amount of maintenance can completely remove the possibility of a problem of some kind afflicting the system. The faster you can identify the problem, the faster you can have it fixed and the better off the system will be. One of the easiest ways to quickly identify that your air conditioner is in need of repairs is to listen for any odd sounds coming from your air conditioner.

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Air Conditioning Issues That can Lead to Replacement

Monday, June 12th, 2017

air-conditioner-cashSummer is the time of year when air conditioners are most likely to develop problems, as they are placed under an increased amount of strain compared to the rest of the year. Some of these problems are inconvenient, while others are a serious threat to the health of the system. As you rely on your air conditioner to stay cool on a daily basis, you should be especially vigilant for these serious issues. Let’s have a look at some of these problems, and the symptoms they produce.

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Signs That You Need to Replace Your Air Conditioner Before Summer Starts

Monday, March 20th, 2017

We’re just a few weeks away from cooling season, which means soon you’ll be using your air conditioner to keep comfortable on a daily basis. That means more stress on the system, which means a greater chance of all kinds of issues occurring. Before you start using your air conditioner this cooling season, make sure that it’s actually able to cope with another year of service. If not, you should have it replaced as soon as possible. Watch for signs that your air conditioner needs to be replaced.

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Why Your Water Heater Might be Having Trouble Providing Hot Water

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Water heater output can be low for any number of reasons. Sometimes it’s simply because you put too much demand on it for too long a period of time. Sometimes, though, it’s actually because of a problem with the system. If you’re water heater is struggling to provide enough hot water, and you’re not sure why, read on to find out.

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Furnace Warning Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Winter is the most stressful time of year for furnaces. They are operating for many hours a week, which means more strain on the system and a greater chance of various parts malfunctioning. If you want to make sure that your furnace stays in the best possible shape this winter, you should make sure that you catch any problems with it as early as you can. With that in mind, watch for the following warning signs that your furnace is in trouble.

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How Zone Control can Make Your Heating System More Efficient

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Heating season is almost here, and there a lot of things you need to do to make sure that your home is in the best possible shape for the cold months. Heating maintenance is a big part of it, but it’s not the only part. There are a couple different ways that you can improve your home’s climate control system. Zone control is one of those ways. Let’s take a look at zone control, and how it can make your heating system more efficient.

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