Midwinter HVAC Tips: Preventing Repair Issues

January 15th, 2018

relaxed young woman laying back on couch in comfortable homeThis may seem like a funny time of the year to talk about maintenance, but if you didn’t invest in maintenance before the start of the winter season, you’re more likely to run into Albuquerque, NM heater repair issues as we near midwinter. While there is no 100% fool-proof way to avoid the need for heating repairs, maintenance lowers the risk.

So, what if you did skip maintenance? Is it too late for this service? No! You are not doomed to just “deal with it” if you haven’t scheduled maintenance yet. True, the best time to schedule this annual service (or biannual, if you have a heat pump) is during the fall—because HVAC technicians are usually more readily available. But in short of a full system breakdown, it’s never too late to schedule heating maintenance. (more…)

Getting Your Heater Prepared for the Cold

October 17th, 2016

Temperatures may still be relatively mild for the moment, but the heating season isn’t very far away. And when it comes, you’ll want to make sure you are fully prepared with an efficiently and effectively operating heating system. It can get quite chilly around here come winter, so this is vital to your comfort.

In order to achieve this winter comfort, you’ll want to ensure that your heating system is tuned-up by a professional heating maintenance technician, such as the members of our staff. It doesn’t matter what type of heater you use—furnace, boiler, heat pump, etc.—they all necessitate regular preventive maintenance. Keep reading to learn more about how maintenance prepares your heater for the cold. (more…)

Is It Time to Start Thinking about Heater Maintenance?

September 5th, 2016

No matter what type of appliance or machine we’re talking about, routine preventive maintenance is always going to be quicker, more affordable, and more convenient than replacing or repairing an entire broken heating system. This is why it’s vital that you have regular maintenance done on the system.

We recommend that you have your heater tuned-up at least once a year. When is the best time to have this service done, though? Given our climate, and the slowly cooling temperatures, now is the best time to arrange for this service. Keep reading to learn more about why. (more…)