4 Ways To Prepare Your HVAC System For The Summer Heat

With summer fast approaching, now is the time to start preparing for the summer heat. One way to do that is by maintaining and optimizing your HVAC system. The last thing you want to do is be in the middle of a major heat wave when you discover your air conditioner isn't working properly. Here are some tips for preparing your HVAC system for the summer heat. 1. Change Your Filters [Read More]

4 Common HVAC Problems

Being able to stay warm in the winter and cool in the summer is sure to be something you'll want to accomplish. It's important to stay comfortable year round in your home and this may require the use of your HVAC unit to do so. It's ideal to avoid any type of unit failure if possible. Knowing some of the most common HVAC problems that typically occur may help you be prepared for these in advance. [Read More]

Keep Your Cool: What To Do When The AC Breaks

Do you have a long summer weekend ahead of you, but your AC just decided to quit? Don't resign yourself to suffering through the heat while you wait for a Monday morning service call. There are things you can do now to help keep you cool until the repair technician (from a local outlet such as Timmerman's Heating & Air Conditioning) arrives.  #1: Do Some Minor Troubleshooting Sometimes, AC problems are minor issues you can fix yourself, even if you have no HVAC knowledge. [Read More]

5 Ways To Lower Humidity In Your Home

It is hot outside and cool in your home, but what happens when there is an imbalance in the ratio of hot to cold? This is where humidity comes into play. Humidity refers to the amount of moisture in the air. While it is needed to help regulate your comfort level in your home, if the level rises too high, it can cause mold growth. Mold is a toxic substance that can cause health problems and exacerbate asthma and allergies. [Read More]