3 Common Pool Heater Problems and How to Fix Them

May 22nd, 2023

Ahhh, the joys of having a pool during a Florida summer! But as hot as it can get at some points, at others, you would be miserably chilly in that water without your pool heater. Yes, a pool heater makes it possible to enjoy that pool anytime… as long as it’s working properly. But what if it isn’t? What if it’s behaving oddly or just not getting the water warm enough? Here are three of the issues you might spot with your pool heater and what to do if you encounter them.

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Are These 3 Things Happening? You May Need a Water Heater Upgrade

May 8th, 2023

As long as you have hot water, you probably never think about your water heater. If it’s been working well, you may not have thought much about it in years. But how old is it getting now?

A water heater should last ten to fifteen years, and as it ages, it’s more likely to cause you problems. Here’s how to tell when it’s time for a new one.

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How to Know if Your Heat Pump is Failing

April 24th, 2023

Most folks who have chosen heat pumps for their homes are very happy with that decision. They enjoy effective cooling—and heating!—and efficient operation that keeps their utility bills down. And those benefits can last a long time. But nothing lasts forever. Eventually, heat pumps do need to be replaced. How can you tell that it’s time to retire your old heat pump in favor of a new one? Here are some key signs to be aware of.

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If Your Thermostat Is Doing This, You Need a Replacement

April 10th, 2023

When you notice that you’re having a problem heating or cooling your home, it makes perfect sense to assume that there’s something wrong with your heating system or your air conditioner.

But sometimes, that’s not the case at all. Sometimes, the actual culprit is the thermostat, and if that is replaced, your heater and air conditioner will work perfectly.

Here are some indicators that your thermostat might be the cause of your troubles.

While thermostats may be repairable, there are situations where replacement is your only option. And even if it’s not absolutely necessary, you may prefer to upgrade your thermostat, because the new models have a lot to offer.

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Why Is My AC Running, But Not Cooling My House?

March 27th, 2023

There’s not much that can throw a wrench into your day in Florida like an air conditioner that isn’t managing to cool your home.

And it can be doubly frustrating if your air conditioner is actually running, it just isn’t accomplishing anything. If you can hear that your AC unit is turning on and trying to function, but your house isn’t cooling down, here are some of the possible culprits.

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Can I Install a Pool Heater by Myself?

March 13th, 2023

There’s nothing more delightful than a pool when you live in Florida. Fun and recreation, connecting with family and friends, keeping kids safe by teaching them to swim, and simply cooling off from the heat are all fantastic experiences.

But you don’t want to cool off too much, and pool parties with water too cold for anyone to swim are no fun. A pool heater can help you get a lot more enjoyment from your pool. But can you install it by yourself?

We strongly recommend that pool heater installation be done by qualified professionals. There are many reasons for this, and we’ll share the most important ones right now so you know the difference.

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How Long Does a Fireplace Installation Take?

February 27th, 2023

You love the idea of a fireplace, but cleaning up ashes and crispy tinder doesn’t sound appealing. If that sounds like you, a gas-burning fireplace may be the better option.

There are several options to choose from, and each has different benefits and drawbacks. The trick is finding out which ones make the most sense for your family and lifestyle.

The type of gas fireplace you want and the home you’re fitting it into both affect the installation process. We’ll give a rundown of some basics.

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When Should I Upgrade My Furnace?

February 13th, 2023

How’s your furnace doing this winter? Are you happy with its performance?

Is it efficient enough, so you don’t have to pay an arm and a leg for your heat? Or are you starting to wonder about your options for upgrading?

As long as your furnace hasn’t totally failed, you’ve got time to ponder the possibilities. What repairs are good investments, and when would you be better off investing in a new furnace?

What other considerations should you keep in mind? We have some helpful tips for you as you make this important decision. 

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How to Know if Your Furnace Needs Repair

January 30th, 2023

You’re probably pretty good at spotting when a person needs to see a doctor. Years of experience have finely honed your skills at recognizing signs of illness or injury in others.

Maybe you have some related skills in a different area, such as noticing when your car isn’t behaving normally and it’s time to take it to the mechanic.

But what about your furnace? How do you develop the skill set that will help you recognize furnace problems so you can get furnace repair promptly when it’s needed?

It’s a matter of knowing the signs and paying attention. Only time and practice will make this come easily, but we can get you started in the right direction.

Pay attention to these clues, and you’ll be well on your way to becoming a finely-tuned instrument for assessing furnace health.

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Tankless Water Heater Pros and Cons

January 16th, 2023

Time for a new water heater? There’s this big talk about tankless water heaters being more energy efficient and saving you money, but there are caveats.

It’s time to replace your water heater and you’re not sure which system type works best for you and your family. Let us help you with that.

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