The temperatures are rising and that means summer is on its way! With warmer weather on the horizon it’s time to think about setting your thermostat for summer. These tips will help you save money this summer and make your home more energy efficient. During the summer months it’s best to set your thermostat between 75 and 78 degrees, or … Read More
If you live in an older home in central Indiana, you might be dreading the summertime. Homes constructed before central heating and cooling systems became popular are not designed for the network of air ducts newer HVAC systems require. Remodeling an older home to accommodate ductwork may not be practical if city codes or homeowner associations limit the changes that … Read More
INDIANAPOLIS, July 3, 2014 – Chapman Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc., a local HVAC company in Indianapolis, donated and installed a new heating and cooling system to the Humane Society for Hamilton County’s dog intake area, where all of the dogs first arrive and might stay for several days before there is room to move them into the kennel.
Indianapolis has had a rough winter. The temperatures have been below freezing and the snow looks like it will never melt. As these cold temperatures continue to hang around, your energy bill will only increase. A zoned heating and cooling system is a great option that will help you save money without having to sacrifice comfort. What is Zoning? Zoning … Read More
Indianapolis has faced one of the harshest winters this year. We have encountered negative temperatures and more than enough snow and ice. So how has this affected your energy bill? Was your bill through the roof? You’re not alone. There are many causes for high energy bills, and here are some reasons yours might be more than you expected. Common … Read More
Cold temperatures lead to a decrease in the amount of moisture in the air. The lack of moisture not only causes itchy, dry skin, but it also takes a toll on the inside of your home. Have you noticed the paint on your walls start to chip, is your wallpaper peeling or are your hardwood floors starting to crack? Is … Read More
After that crazy snow storm and cold snap here in Indianapolis, we all appreciate just how important our furnaces are. Without them humming away, things can get unpleasant in a hurry. So to make sure your furnace is always in tip-top shape, there is one critical thing you must do. Even if you do nothing else for your furnace (except … Read More
For the past several years, the federal government has been encouraging Americans to buy new, energy efficient furnaces, heat pumps, air conditioners and other HVAC equipment. But as more and more folks upgraded their systems, the need for the tax credits was reduced with every passing year. Now, in 2014, the Energy Efficiency tax credits have been eliminated. This move … Read More