difference between HVAC and AC

What is the Difference Between HVAC and AC?

In a state like Texas, where temperatures can range anywhere from the chilly ’30s to the balmy ’90s, having an efficient heating and cooling system is pretty important. It is also helpful to understand some of the acronyms used to describe the different systems. Especially if you’re looking to purchase a new home or need […]

CO Monitor vs CO Detector

CO Detector vs CO Monitor

If you are among the millions of Americans diligently checking the batteries in your CO Detector, you may think you are doing all you can to protect your family from the silent, sometimes deadly effects of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. But – are you? When you consider that 50,000 people end up in the emergency […]

What the R-22 Phaseout Means for Dallas Homeowners

What the R-22 Phaseout Means for Dallas Homeowners

When you own a home in Dallas/Fort Worth, there are a lot of maintenance items to take care of. But for heating and cooling systems, there’s one change coming that will make a big impact. The refrigerant used in older HVAC systems, R-22 or Freon, is being phased out. So, if your home has a […]

Why is there a burning smell coming from my furnace?

Why is there a burning smell coming from my furnace?

Who else is celebrating the arrival of fall? We certainly are! The nip the air here in DFW feels fabulous. But as the temperatures get colder, you might decide to flick on the heat. You hear your furnace turn on, and a few minutes later you start to smell burning! What is that smell?  First, […]

Is Ductless Good for Heating?

Is Ductless HVAC Good for Heating?

As the colder months arrive, you might be considering a new heating system for your Dallas/Fort Worth Home. If you’re reading this post, then you probably have heard a thing or two about ductless HVAC systems that offer both heating and cooling.  Ductless systems, also known as mini-splits, are relatively new to the DFW area […]

Guide to your HVAC Warranty

Guide to your HVAC Warranty

When was the last time you read your HVAC warranty? If you’re like most people, then you probably don’t ever read it until something goes wrong. It can be difficult to understand all of the terms and conditions of a warranty document. That’s why we felt it was important to put together a guide to […]

Stay Cool this summer with Advent

How to Stay Cool this Summer in Dallas

If the weather forecast has you sweating, don’t worry: you’re in good company! Summers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area can be sizzling. Here are a few activities that can help you avoid the heat and a sunburn! 1 – Relive Old Favorites Make plans to spend Labor Day Weekend indoors at the Meyerson Symphony Center. […]

How to get rid of smells in the house

How to Get Rid of Smells in your House

Accompanying the joys of summer is a variety of odors that start wafting through your home. Pets that smell from outdoor play, clothing with a distinct stench of sweat, and that once-appetizing aroma of barbecue that lingers for days. Eradicating smells in your house is a tough but achievable chore! Smell something funky? Safety first! […]

Why new homeowners should have their ac serviced

Why New Homeowners Should Schedule Service for Their AC

So you just bought a new home in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Congratulations! Whether this is your first home, or just the most recent move, you are probably discovering all sorts of quirks about your house. The list of home repairs and improvements can be long and overwhelming, especially in the first year of ownership. […]

what to expect from an AC tune up

AC Tune-Up: What to Expect

As a homeowner in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, you know how important it is to keep your home in good shape. Regular HVAC maintenance is critical to ensuring a comfortable home and preventing unexpected breakdowns. But if you haven’t had an AC tune-up recently (…or ever!) you may not know what to expect from a […]