Have you ever wondered what goes into a heating or air conditioning system for a large office building or another large building like a mall or a school? My name is Evelyn, and I am an HVAC architect. I design heating and air conditioning systems for large, corporate buildings. Making sure that a large building with many rooms or offices is efficiently heated and cooled is a very large job and is much more complicated than simply heating or cooling a home. This blog will educate the reader on how heating and cooling jobs this large are designed and completed.
17 January 2019
Have you just stepped away from renting to buy your first home? You may be completely thrilled to have a home of your own that is solely your responsibility, but this home will come with responsibilities you may not think of right off, especially when it comes to plumbing. Check out these four easy-peasy tips for first-time homeowners. 1. Keep plumbing connections tight. Invest in a pair of pliers and a good set of wrenches; you're going to need these tools to keep the plumbing connections in your home tight and secure.
7 December 2018
When a central air conditioning system is not cooling a house properly and the HVAC contractor cannot see any visible problems, he or she may suggest using a dye test to find out if the system has a leak in it. A dye test is a common method used by HVAC companies to find leaks, and here are a few things you should know about dye tests and AC systems.
2 November 2018
With winter here, temperatures will soon be dipping below the freezing mark, which can cause a lot of problems with the plumbing systems in your home. There are a lot of things that need to be done to prepare your pipes for winter weather. Here are some tips to help with maintenance to prepare your plumbing for the first winter freeze: 1. Winterizing Irrigation Lines and Exterior Plumbing Systems
30 September 2018
If you use propane to heat up your home, there are numerous steps that you can take to save money on heating this winter. Some of these suggestions are specific to gas heating, and others are just smart ways to keep your home warmer in the winter. #1 Get Your Furnace Serviced The first thing that you should do is make sure that you have your furnace serviced at least once a year.
29 August 2018
The AC condensate lines are meant to transport the moisture condensed by the AC during its operations so that it can be properly drained. Clogging in the AC lines is not good for your system. You should suspect clogged AC lines in the following scenarios. The Drain Pan Is Full An AC must produce some water, even if it is operating as usual. The main source of water is the moisture the AC pulls out of the air since this is another way in which the AC cools your house.