Air Duct Maintenance: What You Should Know

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In most homes with air conditioning units that rely on ducting, 20 to 30 percent of the air moving through the ducts is lost due to leaks, holes, or improper installation and maintenance. This means that your air conditioner has to work harder to maintain the same level of comfort, which can result in higher…

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7 Common Air Duct Problems

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Air conditioners and furnaces circulate air throughout our homes by way of a network of supply and return ducts. Which is great, but over time, these ducts can develop problems that affect the quality of the indoor air we breathe as well as the efficiency of our HVAC systems. With an estimated 90% of time…

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Voted 2022 Best HVAC Company in Huntsville, AL

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According to the Better Business Bureau, there are over 390 HVAC businesses in the Huntsville Alabama area, and Thomas HVAC Company has been voted as the number one for 2022! We’re excited to be a part of the Huntsville community and be able to provide our HVAC services to our neighbors for over 15 years!…

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What is the Average Cost for Air Conditioner Repair

As the weather gets warmer, many homeowners begin to think about their air conditioner and whether it will need repairs. Some people put off repairs because they are worried about the cost, but it is important to remember that AC repair costs vary depending on the problem and if you put off simple repairs, they…

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Mini Split AC Repairs: Here is What You Should Know

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Mini Split air conditioners are becoming increasingly popular because of their energy efficiency and small footprint. However, just like with any HVAC system you choose for your home, you may need to have repairs done from time to time. According to The New York Times, around 90% of America’s households have some sort of Air…

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Can a Furnace Cause Carbon Monoxide: Here is Everything You Need to Know

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If you’re like most homeowners, you probably don’t think too much about your furnace until something goes wrong. And while furnaces are typically reliable, they can occasionally cause problems, including carbon monoxide poisoning. So how can a furnace cause carbon monoxide? Let’s find out. If you’re worried that your furnace might be causing carbon monoxide…

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How to Decide Between AC Repair or AC Replacement

Making the decision between AC repair and replacement can be difficult. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, you can expect the average lifespan of your AC unit to be about 15 to 20 years. This is a good indication that it’s time to replace your unit rather than get AC repair. However, this isn’t…

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Are There Hazardous Mold Coming from Your AC Unit

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Most people expect to find mold in old carpets and basements and nearby leaky roofs. But could mold be hiding in your HVAC systems? About 70% of homes have mold in them and roughly 28% of people are genetically predisposed to mold health problems. Air conditioning mold can often be detected by musty smells in…

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Top 10 Winter Energy Saving Tips

The U.S. Energy Information Administration is expecting 41% of homes to spend 15% more on electricity this coming winter. With the rise of prices, inflation, and everything else going on in the world, it’s important to do everything you can to help reduce your bills. One of those is your rising utility bill during the colder…

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