Top 3 Heating and Air Conditioning System Maintenance Tips
For optimal operation, your heating and air conditioning system needs periodic maintenance. Ricotta Heating & Air, the premier heating and cooling contractor in St.
Why Heating Oil Prices Are Continuing to Fall
Several factors are contributing to a drop in heating oil prices that hasn’t been seen for over a decade in some parts of the country.
Why Ice on Your Air Conditioner Requires Immediate Repair
Most people, when they find ice forming on their air conditioners, think that it’s a sign that the system is working properly. However, this is not the case.
How To Spot A Home Repair Scam And Contractor Fraud
Contractor fraud and home repair scams are all too commonplace. No matter how many reviews you’ve read online, follow these rules to avoid being ripped off.
How to Reduce Your Water Heater’s Energy Use
Yes, your water heater is an energy hog. But don’t replace it until you have to. These energy saving tips will help you save on your energy bills.
How Do Heat Pumps Work? » Sterling Heating & AC
Categories October 25, 2013 The heat pump is a comprehensive heating and cooling solution. If you’re in the market for a new home comfort system, you may want to consider the heat pump. It works just like an air conditioner with one major added advantage: that it also works as a heater during the colder months. It is often paired with a furnace to create a hybrid system. This versatility makes them unique among your cooling options, although they tend to be most efficient in moderate temperatures. In this post, we’d like to run you through the basics of how heat pumps work, so that you can make an informed decision about what’s right for you, your home, and your budget. Heat Pump Basics A heat pump is a device for transferring heat…
How Often Does an Air Conditioner Need Service?
How often do air conditioning units need to be serviced by an HVAC professional? Angie's List co-founder Angie Hicks talks to experts and provides answers.
How to Repair Scratches on Leather Furniture
No matter how careful you are around your leather furniture, it's very common for leather furniture to get scratches due to normal use. This is especially the case if you live in a household with pets or small children: it's nearly...
4 Tips for Updating Your Lighting Fixtures
Read this article for tips on updating your lighting fixtures, and why it's important.
Adding Insulation to an Existing Home
Understand how a structure such as a house works to create a comfortable interior environment and learn the ways insulation is added to an existing home.