Shavitz Heating and Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for September, 2015

Air Conditioning Noises and What They Indicate

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Air conditioners make a lot of noise during operation. We know this. However, that doesn’t mean that all noises they make are normal. If you notice your air conditioner making unusual noises, it very likely means that there’s a problem with your system. Let’s take a look at some of the various noises that your air conditioner might make, and the problems they indicate.

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Do Ductless Systems Need Maintenance Twice as Often as Other Systems?

Monday, September 21st, 2015

We’re almost to the end of summer, and for people who use normal air conditioning systems that means that it’s time to turn them off for another year. Ductless systems, however, work a bit differently. Ductless mini splits are able to act as both heating and air conditioning systems, which means that you’ll likely keep using your ductless system on a regular basis all the way through winter. This also means that you’ll have to treat your system differently than more traditional climate control systems, starting with maintenance. Read on to find out whether ductless systems need maintenance more often than other systems.

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Why You Should Schedule Fall Heating Maintenance

Monday, September 14th, 2015

Fall is almost upon us, and soon you’ll be turning off your air conditioner for another year. Though you may not be using your heating system right away, you should be sure to schedule maintenance for it before the winter begins. This is because the added stress of daily use during the winter will make it far more likely for problems to occur in your system. Let’s take a look at the benefits of fall heating maintenance.

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Why You Should Consider Installing a Ductless Heating System

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Heating season is just about here, and it’s time to start thinking about your plans for keeping your home warm throughout the fall and winter. While central heating is always an option, you should consider the advantages of a ductless heating system. Let’s take a look at what a ductless heating system is, and the advantages that it can offer you.

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