Aurora Plumbing Company Blog: Archive for the ‘HVAC’ Category

Yes, You Can and Should Change Your Own Air Filter!

Monday, April 16th, 2018

hand changing air filterIf you’ve read any of our other blog posts, then you know we emphasize the importance of HVAC maintenance. Regular maintenance sessions ensure that your cooling and heating system perform as efficiently and effectively as possible throughout their lifespan. This service is required for a heating or cooling system every year. If you have a year-round heat pump system, you should schedule bi-annual tune-ups.

This type of maintenance should only be performed by a professional HVAC contractor in Parker, CO. However, there is at least one small maintenance task that you can, and should, be doing on your own. That’s changing your air filter. You may be wondering if that’s really necessary, but we urge you to consider what will happen if you don’t.

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Don’t Ignore These End-of-Season Heating System Needs

Monday, February 19th, 2018

HVAC return ventTemperatures around here are still cool enough for at least the next few weeks to still be using our heaters on a fairly consistent basis. But with springtime just around the corner, it’s easy to ignore heating repairs, right? Unfortunately, you could be doing a major disservice to your Littleton, CO HVAC and your comfort by ignoring end-of-season heating system needs!

However, how do you know when you have heating system needs? Are there any major red flags, aside from system shut down, that indicate your heater needs a repair? Some symptoms are more subtle than others for sure, but yes, there are signs you can watch for. What are they?

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Common HVAC Myths to Forget

Monday, December 25th, 2017

white question mark on blue backgroundThe internet: a place that gives you unlimited access to a plethora of information. While this is an amazingly useful advancement in technology, it can also create chaos at times. We’re talking about when false information is shared online, leading people astray.

Sure, you can type in any question about any appliance in your home and receive a barrage of helpful tips and tricks, but that doesn’t always mean those tips and tricks are helpful, or even safe for that manner! If a service technician is trying to convince you that the following myths are true, then they are—sorry to say—not reputable Denver, CO HVAC professionals.

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Do You Need to Replace Your HVAC System?

Monday, September 18th, 2017

HVAC contractor working on outside unit of an air conditionerThe official start of fall is just a few days away, and we all know what that means—consistently cooler weather is soon going to be upon us. Soon enough, you’ll be relying on your heating system to keep your home comfortable. Before we get to that point though, we want you to consider two things—how did your AC perform this summer, and is your heater really ready for winter?

The fact of the matter is, you may need an HVAC system replacement, and when temperatures are mild is the best time to schedule such a service. You can turn to us for a reliable HVAC contractor in Denver, CO. In the meantime, we’ve shared with you below some of the signs that you do, in fact, need a new HVAC system.

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