heating and air

October 15, 2017
Diagram of your AC Unit and how it functions

Getting to Know Your HVAC System

Getting to know your HVAC system may seem like a daunting task, but just a simple understanding of your system is helpful. Your HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system works hard for you and your family in your home. Your HVAC system heats your home in the winter, cools your home in the summer, and controls the ventilation in your home year-round. Basically, your HVAC system is all about keeping you comfortable and healthy. Heating Component of your HVAC System In our area, most homes have a forced air heating system. This means there is a furnace that heats […]
January 12, 2017

Is it OK to Switch Back and Forth Between Heat and Air?

This time of the year, the weather in Houston feels very much like a rollercoaster rapidly plunging deep into the frigid chill and then quickly rising back to t-shirts and shorts. Houstonians are experts at the practice of dressing in layers. I leave the house in a t-shirt, long sleeved shirt, and a jacket. By mid-morning, I have shed my jacket, and after lunch, I leave my long sleeved shirt in the car. During the afternoon, the process is reversed such that I am back in my jacket by the time I take the dog for her evening walk. But […]