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

  • DIY Tips for How To Bleed A Radiator

    The simple process of bleeding out your radiator will take just a short amount of time but will make your home more energy efficient.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jan 14, 2016
  • Heating & Air Conditioning Myths

    See some of the most common myths being spread about heating and air conditioning, along with some ideas of what you could be doing instead.

    By John Losey Jan 11, 2016
  • Hydro-Air System Troubleshooting

    Be sure the thermostat is set higher than actual room temperature. If the system has central air or is zoned, make sure it’s on heat.

    By ImproveNet Guest Author Jan 7, 2016
  • FAQs About HVAC Systems

    If you are a homeowner who is considering installing or updating an HVAC system in your home, you might have some questions. See a list of frequently asked questions regarding installing and maintaining HVAC systems.

    By John Losey Dec 17, 2015
  • Avoid Common Air Conditioning Problems With Regular Maintenance

    You can take some simple preventive measures to nip most of the commonly-experienced air conditioning issues in the bud and allow you to enjoy the comfort of properly functioning units.

    By Dan McKee Nov 16, 2015
  • Tips To Prepare Your Home For Winter

    Whether you embrace the change of seasons or cringe at the mention of that four-letter word in the forecast, it's time to start thinking about readying your home for winter (as sad as it may sound).

    By Jon Labelle Oct 29, 2015
  • Video: Home Insulation Tips

    Fall and winter can creep up faster than you know, but before temperatures drop, there are always a few, easy and cheap insulation projects you should complete.

    By Jacob Hurwith Oct 27, 2015
  • How To Make Your Home More Comfortable During The Summer

    The summer heat and humidity can definitely make it just as uncomfortable as the winter's cold, but there are steps that you can take and tools that you can use to keep your home as comfortable as possible, no matter how hot it gets outside.

    By Bill Clark Aug 7, 2015
  • Contractor Spotlight: Air Services Comfort Solutions, LLC

    Unlike many other trades, HVAC is almost always reserved for home improvement professionals. I recently chatted with Will to find out more about his business, problems in the industry and what all homeowners need to look out for when dealing with HVAC contractors.

    By Jacob Hurwith Apr 29, 2015
  • What You Need To Know About Fiberglass Insulation

    While insulation is more vital come winter, it does play an imperative role in the summer. When push comes to shove, there is not a more prevalent product than fiberglass insulation.

    By Jacob Hurwith Mar 25, 2015
  • Mini-Split Air Conditioners: Your Ductless AC Solution

    HVAC duct systems can be one the most costliest additions to any home and one way to offset those rising expenses is by installing a ductless air conditioning system, the most common of which is a mini-split AC system.

    By Jacob Hurwith Feb 11, 2015
  • Infographic: How To Winterize Your Home

    Whether it’s keeping the oven open after use, caulking your windows or just keeping the thermostat down, there are always easy, subtle ways to keep your home warm while also not spending a fortune to do so.

    By Jacob Hurwith Feb 9, 2015