Why Your AC Unit is Freezing Up: Causes & What to Do

ac cooling pipes frozen during the summer

Wondering why your AC unit is freezing up in the hottest months of the year? You might ask yourself, “How is it that it’s 90 degrees outside and my AC unit has frost buildup?” This issue actually happens to be a very common problem and can lead to further HVAC complications. So, why is your AC unit freezing up? And, … Read More

Bad AC Capacitor Symptoms: What to Look Out For

multimeter testing two ac capacitors wired in parallel

Your home’s air conditioner holds significant importance among its appliances. A malfunctioning unit can cause considerable inconvenience for homeowners. AC capacitors play a crucial role in the functioning of any Indianapolis HVAC air conditioning system, and a deteriorating capacitor can precipitate AC problems. What Is an Air Conditioning Capacitor?  An AC capacitor is a piece of equipment inside the outdoor … Read More

Low Water Pressure in Your House? Here’s Why

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At some point in a homeowner’s journey, residents will come across the common aggravation that is low water pressure. This leads to the pertinent question “Why is my water pressure low?”  There is a multitude of reasons for low water pressure, and knowing those reasons and the common background behind water pressure will alleviate homeowner stress. What Is a Normal Water … Read More

How to Clean and Protect Your Air Conditioner from Cottonwood

Hand cleaning air conditioner condenser coils

Homes in Indianapolis and beyond look forward to the warm weather brought by spring. After spending many months cooped up inside during the colder winter months, many families will jump at the first chance to spend some time outside in the warm weather. As spring arrives and the weather gets warmer, however, those within your home will likely deal with … Read More

Benefits of a Variable Speed Furnace

Variable speed furnace

If you live in Indiana, you know you can always expect the unexpected when it comes to the weather, as Mother Nature can be quite unpredictable in the Midwest. With the help of a variable speed furnace, your home will be ready for whatever Mother Nature throws at you. Bryant variable speed furnaces are manufactured in Indiana, so they’re made … Read More

Why You Should Hire a NATE Certified Technician

When you hire a service technician to perform work on your HVAC system you’re essentially inviting a stranger into your home, and that can be kind of scary. How do you know if they will do a good job? Do they have the proper training? How much training did they receive? All of these questions can leave you feeling uneasy. … Read More

Winter Plumbing Tips You Need to Know

We know what you’re thinking. It’s cold and I want to get warm fast. So while you’re busy making sure your furnace is in tip-top shape and you’re using a humidifier to balance out the dry air, you might have forgotten about your plumbing. Oh yeah. Your plumbing is going to need just as much tender love and care as … Read More

Why You Need a Humidifier for Winter

Just in case you forget to check the weather app on your phone, or perhaps step outside, you’ll notice it is pretty dang cold. As the weather gets colder, the air gets much drier. Have your hands and lips felt cracked or chapped lately? Well that’s because of the lack of humidity in the air. A lack of humidity doesn’t … Read More

How to Find the Right HVAC Contractor for You

Choosing the right HVAC contractor can be difficult. Besides the fact that there are hundreds of companies to choose from, the Internet has made things even more challenging with the large number of review sites available to consumers. Which review site accurately portrays the company? Do you skip business review websites all together and take a referral from a friend? … Read More