Should There Be Ice on My AC’s Evaporator Coil?
Living in Minnesota means getting used to ice. We deal with it a lotduring a significant stretch of the year. We get so accustomed to seeing it, that when it appears on an air conditioner during the summer, we might assume iRead more
Test Run Your Air Conditioning in Early Spring
Even the harsh winters in Minneapolis-St. Paul must come to an end at some point—although they can linger through April and spring sudden surprises on us just when we think we’ve at last hit warm weather. Now that the temRead more
What’s the Difference Between an HRV and an ERV?
If you’ve looked over the many services that we offer to homes to help them improve their indoor air quality, you may have noticed that we install and service heat and energy recovery ventilators in Woodbury, MN. Heat recRead more
Why Isn’t My Furnace Making the House Warm Enough?
We recently wrote about the major emergency that homeowners hope they don’t run into during the deeps of a Minnesota winter: a furnace that breaks down and won’t work at all. But a furnace doesn’t need to break completRead more
Dual Fuel Systems: How They Help Overcome the Cold
The winters in Minnesota are almost proverbial for how cold they become. People who enjoy snow and the chill of the season can certainly fall in love with the Minnesota winters, but there’s no question about just how deep tRead more
Why We Recommend Using Gas Furnaces for Home Heating
If you’re preparing for the winter with the installation of a heating system for your home, you have a number of choices. Most homes use a furnace, but not all furnaces are the same. The majority of furnaces run off eitherRead more
I Know I Need to Change My AC’s Air Filter… But Where Is It Located?
Changing your HVAC system’s air filter is a job you need to take care of a few times per year. How often depends on the filter type: a simple panel filter made of fiberglass should be changed monthly, while a pleated polyesRead more