How Can An Energy Recovery Ventilation Help My Air Conditioner?

May 25th, 2015

Many of today’s homes have become very air-tight, which is great for energy efficiency but not so good for healthy ventilation. Finding ways to properly ventilate your home when you have a forced air system can be challenging, but not when you use an energy recovery ventilator (ERV). Not only does an ERV provide good, healthy ventilation for your home, it also helps your air conditioning system.

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Why Consider a High Velocity System for Cooling?

May 25th, 2015

It wasn’t too long ago that you could only consider whole home air conditioning if you had ductwork in your house. Thankfully, this isn’t the case anymore. However, with so many AC system choices on the market, it can be hard to know which type of system is best for you.

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Air Cleaners: What Types Are There for My Home?

May 18th, 2015

Spring is more than welcome this year after the winter we had in New England, but for many, spring is the bearer of other tidings: allergy season. One of the great benefits of having a forced air system is that you can add upgrades that can help with other aspects of your home, including improving the indoor air quality.

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Join Us for the Bare Hill Triathlon in Harvard, MA on June 28, 2015

May 14th, 2015

Basnett Plumbing, Heating & AC has had the pleasure of being a sponsor of the triathlon since its inception. We love contributing to the local community and can’t thank past and future participants enough.

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Sneezing Yet? It May Be Time to Consider Upgrading Your HVAC’s Air Filter

May 12th, 2015

Spring is more than welcome this year after our endless barrage of snow this winter, but all that precipitation is creating one heck of an allergy season for lots of folks. If you have a forced air system in your home, one of the great benefits is that you can upgrade the standard air filter that comes in the system to an air filter that will help improve your indoor air quality and provide relief for the allergy sufferers in your home.

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How Can a Heat Pump Cool My House?

May 11th, 2015

It is natural to have some suspicion that a system with the first word of “heat” can also cool your home, but a heat pump system can indeed cool your home in Littleton, MA, and do it well. As with any major home system, the key to good performance is to start with correct installation, and then making sure your system is serviced by specialists with the training and experience to handle your system type.

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Common Signs of Trouble with Your Air Conditioner

May 5th, 2015

New England summers are as brutal as they come, and residents of Littleton, MA are already gearing up for high temperatures and stifling humidity. A good air conditioning system is vital to staying cool and comfortable during the hot summer months, which means it behooves you to ensure that it’s functioning properly now, while you have time to make repairs at a civilized pace.

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3 Ways to Lower Cooling Costs This Summer

May 4th, 2015

Like the rest of New England, Littleton, MA suffers from high heat and humidity every summer. A good air conditioner can be your best friend when the mercury starts to rise, but a cool, comfortable household often comes with a nasty sting: higher monthly energy bills.

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What to Look for in a New Air Conditioning System

April 28th, 2015

Here in New England, we’re all breathing a sigh of relief now that the winter snows have finally left us behind. But that also means that summer is just around the corner, with months of heat and humidity arriving with it.

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Could My Air Conditioner Be Too Powerful?

April 27th, 2015

It sounds counter-intuitive: an air conditioning system that’s too powerful for your space? AC units with a lot of power can cool a space very quickly, which is exactly what Littleton, MA residents want when the summer heat index climbs.

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