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How to Eliminate Hot and Cold Spots in Your Home

Uneven temperatures in your home can be very frustrating, especially if you don’t know what’s causing them. These shifts in indoor temperature can manifest as hot or cold spots around your home. This blog from HVAC service company Schmitt Heating & Air Conditioning shares the most likely causes of any hot or cold spots, as well as how to eliminate issues with temperature fluctuations.

How Does Your HVAC Affect Your Skin?

When discussing skin health, the last thing that probably comes to mind is your heating and cooling systems, but you might be surprised to know that your HVAC system plays an important role in keeping your skin healthy, especially during the winter months. Residential and commercial HVAC repair specialist Schmitt takes a closer look.

4 Reasons to Prioritize Upgrades That Increase Energy Efficiency

While there are many areas of your home that may require upgrades, you should prioritize those that help improve your home’s energy efficiency. Heating and air conditioning expert Schmitt lists the reasons why such upgrades should be at the top of your list.

AFUE: Measuring Furnace Energy Efficiency

AFUE, short for Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency, measures furnace efficiency in converting fuel to energy. Homeowners who are on the market for a new furnace or boiler will find AFUE helpful in finding the most energy-efficient heating system for their home. Schmitt shares an overview: Read more

4 Tips to Save on Heating Costs

Heating can get costly during winter, whether you use a heat pump or a furnace. Fortunately, you can do several things to make your home more comfortable all winter long and still save on heating costs. Read on as Schmitt Heating and Air Conditioning shares some tips on how you can do this:

Heat Pumps 101

Heat pump systems are designed to last for decades without needing frequent air conditioning or heating repairs. The reason behind their incredible efficiency is because unlike other HVAC systems, heat pumps move the heat around, instead of producing its own heat like boilers or furnaces.

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Top HVAC Maintenance Tips for Pet Owners

Pets are a huge responsibility with so many rewards. In addition to the companionship, they relieve stress and, for service animal owners, they help with daily tasks. They also tend to have an effect on your HVAC systems, if they stay indoors.

4 Signs You Need a New HVAC System

If you have been living in your home for a long time, at some point you will have to ask yourself if it’s time to have your HVAC system replaced. When you notice one or more of the following signs, start making preparations for a new heating and air conditioning system.

The Different Types of Commercial Air Conditioning Systems

These days it’s rare to find a commercial space with no air conditioning. Practically all establishments from shops to restaurants, and even large office buildings, have one or two air conditioning systems in place. If you’re in search of an HVAC system to serve a commercial property, the first thing you must learn is the different types available.

Ensure Proper AC Installation With This Checklist

Summer is right around the corner and air conditioners are bound to be worked non-stop against the incoming heat. Air conditioning installation calls are expected to be at an all-time high this season. If you’re one of the many who are upgrading or just having a brand new system installed, you may want to know whether your installation technician was thorough or not.