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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.

sun blocking curtains next to couch, table and lamp
Air ConditioningInsulation
Keep cool this summer with these DIY tips for chimney balloons, draft stoppers and more.
woman holding electronic A/C monitoring device
Air Conditioning
Read these tips to learn about the five best investments you can make for your HVAC system.
outdoor a/c unit in yard
Air Conditioning
Size matters when you install a new A/C unit, and not necessarily the way you might expect.
Portable air conditioner detail
Air Conditioning
Portable A/Cs work in a pinch, but they aren't a long-term solution.
HVAC technician inspecting A/C unit
Air Conditioning
Although it's tempting to buy HVAC from a cheap source to cut back on costs, you could end up paying those savings back, and then some, over the life of the system.