Tips on Reducing Dust in Your Home
Dust returns on your surfaces no matter how frequently you clean. Individuals with allergies usually experience worsening symptoms in dusty environments. To...
What You Need to Know About HVAC Condenser Pads
As a homeowner, you need to understand that the motion of your outdoor HVAC unit causes rapid vibrations. Without a proper condenser pad, it will slowly sink into the ground over time. To understand how condenser pads work and whether you need one for your air conditioner, our heating repair specialists at Modern Air Solutions explain what you need to know below: (more…)
What Different Furnace Flame Colors Mean
Having problems with your furnace and heating service in the middle of winter can be terribly inconvenient. A furnace isn’t exactly a complicated piece of equipment, but homeowners may still be puzzled by how exactly it works and may not know how to determine whether or not it’s working like it’s supposed to. Knowing the early signs of trouble allows you to call your HVAC contractor sooner, saving you a lot of headaches this season. (more…)
3 Ways to Prevent Heat Loss This Winter
As the colder winter months in Illinois close in, now is a great time to start gearing up and thinking about how to effectively boost the energy efficiency of your living space. A great way to make this happen is to carry out simple tasks that can prevent heat loss. In this article, a reputable heating service company, Modern Air Solutions, shares four tips to help you. Seal leaks around windows and doors. Every house has numerous leaks in various odd places....
A Basic Guide to Packaged Rooftop Units
A packaged rooftop unit, also known as a rooftop unit or RTU, is a type of HVAC system that contains all the components needed to provide heating and air conditioning in a single unit. This is roof-mounted equipment that's typically found on commercial buildings, especially retail and industrial properties. Keep reading to learn more about the RTU system and find out if it's a good fit for your commercial space. (more…)
5 Reasons Why Your Home Has Hot & Cold Spots
When moving around your home as usual, most of the time you're unlikely to notice anything out of the ordinary. However, there might be times when you notice that there are some spots in your home that are too hot or cold, despite your best efforts to ensure that air is distributed evenly throughout the property. This can be annoying and alarming, so it’s understandable that you would want to rectify the problem immediately. But what exactly is it that’s...
What to Look For Before Contacting an HVAC Contractor
A compromised heating and cooling system can reduce your home’s comfort and even increase energy bills. One way to keep your HVAC system in good shape is through regular maintenance and addressing problems as soon as they arise. However, not all issues require professional AC or heating repair. Here are things to check before scheduling an HVAC service appointment. Your Cooling Isn’t Working A tripped circuit breaker can cause your cooling system to stop working. It’s also possible that your...