Basnett Plumbing, Heating & AC Blog: Archive for August, 2016

Sign Up for a Service Agreement for Your Heater Today

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

When you have a heating system that’s been dormant for many months, you never know what kinds of problems await. Gas heating systems may develop issues such as carbon monoxide leaks or gas leaks that make your heater dangerous to use. And last winter surely wore out the system to some extent, meaning the system may not operate so efficiently in the upcoming months.

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How Dirty Ducts Can Raise Your Bills

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Over time, the insides of your ducts are bound to get dusty. Sometimes, this dust is relatively harmless, while eventually all of the buildup can threaten your health. That’s when a lot of people decide it’s time to schedule professional duct cleaning services. But did you know that this service is also important for those hoping to save on annual heating and cooling costs?

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Why a Heat Pump May Be the Best Replacement for Your Old AC

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Many conventional homes, at least those with air ducts and vents, have this setup: an air conditioner and furnace to move air and heat through the home. However, this isn’t the only way to set up a home comfort system. In fact, it may not even be the best option for your home.

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Don’t Wait Any Longer to Replace Your Heater

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Is your heating system approaching the end of its life? Has it already broken down, or has a technician told you that it’s bound to happen soon enough? Don’t wait any longer to replace your heater. Technicians are standing by and you can get the heater you need today for less hassle and, possibly, a lower cost.

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Maintaining Your Water Heater Tank

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Most people don’t think about the condition of their water heaters until it is too late. Low temperatures, loud noises, and even a leaky tank are all possibilities, and things that no one wants to deal with when they’re just trying to take a hot shower. Stay ahead of the game by taking the right steps to keep your water heater maintained. It can help to save you money and a lot of hassle later on.

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3 Reasons to Install a Ductless System

Monday, August 15th, 2016

So you don’t currently have an air conditioning system. If you live in our area, chances are that you have some form of whole-home heater already installed in your home. But many of the homeowners in our service area rely on fans and portable air conditioners or window units to get them through the hottest days.

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Have Your Heating System Ready for Colder Weather

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

We know it’s tough to think about your heater when hot and humid weather has your air conditioner up and running at all hours of the day. But the winters are even rougher, and it’s important that you have a quality, high-efficiency heater ready to go before temperatures start to drop in only a matter of weeks. Install your new high-efficiency heating system today or schedule a maintenance appointment with a qualified local technician!

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Did I Need to Recharge My AC with Refrigerant This Year?

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Sometimes, on our blog, we like to tackle common misconceptions we hear from our customers. And one of the most common things we get asked in the summer is this: do I need to recharge my refrigerant this year?

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Solve Your Comfort Issues with Central AC Service

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

You shouldn’t accept your home cooling issues as the norm for your home. If you have trouble getting the house to the temperature that you’d like, it’s time to call our team. No one should have to put up with the discomfort of poor airflow, high temperatures, or certain rooms that struggle to get cool at all.

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Ductless Systems Offer Whole-Home Heating and Cooling

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Many people in our area don’t have whole-home air conditioning systems due in part to the layout of their homes. They may have no central duct system at all, or it might be missing from certain areas of the home. But we have a solution.

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