Helping you plan your home improvement project, from start to finish

  • The Difference Between Commercial & Residential HVAC Systems

    While HVAC systems are responsible for the same functions, residential & commercial systems work differently. Here’s what you should know about the two.

    By John Losey May 26, 2016
  • Why It’s Important To Pay Attention To Your Heater In The Summer

    Take proper care of your HVAC to keep it functioning well all year. Here are six reasons why you shouldn’t forget about your heater in the summer.

    By John Losey May 9, 2016
  • Selecting The Right HVAC System For Your Home

    When it comes to selecting a HVAC system for your home, there are many factors. Here are a few ideas to help you find the right one.

    By John Losey Apr 1, 2016
  • How To Caulk Your Windows Like A Pro

    Your heating system takes enough of a beating every winter and the best way to ease its use and save money is learning how to caulk your windows. Cold air tends to make its way through the windows, giving our heating systems a much tougher time to do its job.

    By Jacob Hurwith Mar 30, 2016
  • What To Do When Your HVAC Unit Is Damaged By A Flood Or Storm

    Everyone is familiar with unfortunate weather situations. If your HVAC unit is damaged due to a natural disaster, here are the steps to take.

    By John Losey Mar 25, 2016
  • 5 Signs That You Should Replace Your Heat Pump

    Your system doesn’t have to stop working completely in order for you to consider replacing it. Here are a few clues that it’s time to change your heat pump.

    By Dan McKee Mar 22, 2016
  • A Rundown On HVAC Equipment

    As time goes on, HVAC equipment changes for the better, usually being more cost effective or energy efficient. Knowing some of the basic pieces and their functions could help create a better understanding of how an HVAC system operates.

    By John Losey Mar 4, 2016
  • How To Avoid Frozen Pipes

    When water freezes, it expands. That's why a can of soda explodes if it's put into a freezer for too long. When water freezes in a pipe, it expands the same way.

    By Jacob Hurwith Feb 9, 2016
  • Fun Facts About Heating & Cooling

    Heating and cooling may not seem like a fun topic for conversation, but when diving into the history of them both, you could come across something interesting you didn’t know.

    By John Losey Feb 2, 2016
  • 10 Tips To Help Your HVAC Keep Your Home Cozy This Winter Season

    Since you rely on your home’s HVAC system to keep you cool in the summer and warm during winter, ensuring it stays in top functioning shape should be a priority all year round.

    By Dan McKee Jan 29, 2016
  • Duct Noises After Furnace Goes On

    When your heating and air conditioning system comes on and starts making noises, there’s a good chance something has gone awry in the system.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jan 19, 2016
  • How Much Does A Furnace Cost?

    Furnaces are perhaps the most popular form of heating within homes across America. They are efficient, easy to maintain and simple to use. However, all these benefits do come with a price.

    By Jacob Hurwith Jan 15, 2016