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Heating & Cooling


When the summer heat kicks in and you're trying to stay cool, it's important to know that your air conditioner is up to the task. The same is true when it's cold and the furnace is on the fritz. There may also be times when you've remodeled a space that you intend to spend time in and need it to be comfortable--like a garage that needs insulation. For scenarios like this, it's helpful to know where to find reliable and professional HVAC help that you can trust with your home heating and cooling needs. Finding local HVAC pros near you is a lot easier when you can read reviews and see ratings from real customers who have used the heating and cooling service in the past.

It's always good to know what questions to ask and the tips for hiring an HVAC contractor, as well as cost to install a new A/C and the difference betwen HVAC brands.

A programmable thermostat can help cut costs on monthly utility bills, as it can help control the temperature while you’re away. (Photo courtesy of Angie’s List member Bill K.)
Furnaces & Home Heating SystemsWater Heaters
As the weather cools down, heating bills are on the rise. But some of us are paying more than we need to. But you can do your part to save energy and cut heating costs.
HVAC MaintenanceFurnaces & Home Heating Systems

It's always annoying to set your thermostat to a perfect 73 degrees only to have one room in the house hover at a chilly 65 for no apparent reason. If uneven central heating is problem for you, it's easy to fix, although it can take a bit of tinkering.

Furnaces & Home Heating SystemsWater HeatersAir Conditioning
Five ways that lowering your thermostat can improve your life:
Before winter arrives, ensure your attic is sealed properly and has both adequate insulation and ventilation. (Photo courtesy of member Kitty Jones of Columbus, Ohio)
InsulationFurnaces & Home Heating Systems
A comfortable, energy efficient home starts at the top. Those hot spots and cold rooms may relate to problems in your attic. Beyond adding insulation, what's a homeowner to do?
HVAC installers
Furnaces & Home Heating SystemsHVAC MaintenanceAir ConditioningHiring a Contractor
Technicians say annual maintenance remains the best prevention for poor air conditioner performance.