DIY Tips From the Warner Service Blog

Air Conditioning Basics For Beginners

Posted by Warner Service on Jun 18, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Warner Service has covered the basics of an HVAC system. However, with summers arrival, many people ask about the anatomy of their window and central A/C units. Here’s our breakdown:

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC, Appliances

How To Tell If Your Air Conditioning Is Cooling Your Home

Posted by Warner Service on Jun 11, 2019 9:00:00 AM

 

With summers arrival, scorching temperatures can be expected. This means that you have to ensure that your air conditioning unit is working all through the summer.

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC, Maintenance

7 Easy Chores To Do Before Summer Starts

Posted by Warner Service on Jun 7, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Before summer starts in full effect, it’s a good idea to get your home in tip-top shape for Maryland’s sizzling summer. When peak temperatures reach about 90 degrees Fahrenheit, everyone wants to take a dip in the pool, not perform home maintenance. Get ahead of the game with Warner Service’s list of chores to do before summer starts:

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC, Maintenance, Energy Savings, Appliances

3 No-Cost Ways To Prepare Your HVAC For The Summer

Posted by Warner Service on May 28, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Remember that list of spring cleaning chores? Our technicians at Warner Service told you that now is a good time to deep-clean your home windows, turn off the fireplace, dust the light bulbs, store away winter bedding, and test the smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC, Maintenance, Do-It-Yourself

The Classic Debate: Air Conditioning vs. Open Windows

Posted by Warner Service on May 24, 2019 10:00:00 AM

According to Discovery Channel’s MythBusters, driving in your car with the windows down will keep your vehicle more fuel-savvy during the summer heat than turning on the air conditioning. What about applying this logic to your home? Is it more energy efficient to leave your air conditioning unit on or to open your windows? Warner Service is here to debate which idea is better for your wallet:

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC

What Does Sealing My Air Ducts Do?

Posted by Warner Service on May 17, 2019 11:00:00 AM

When homeowners choose to install a distributed heating and cooling system, it works via a system of air ducts. They evenly distribute heat and air conditioning throughout your home, which can be a great asset during the shift in seasons. Here are some of Warner Service’s favorite benefits to sealing your home’s air ducts:

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Topics: Indoor Air

How Air Filters Impact Your Home

Posted by Warner Service on May 7, 2019 9:00:00 AM

HVAC air filters may not seem as if they would have a big impact on the quality of your indoor air. However, your air filter plays a key role in keeping the system clean and operating dependably. Staying on top of filter changing or cleaning helps you get the best performance from your system and keeps energy costs in line.

 

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Topics: Indoor Air, HVAC

6 Surefire Ways to Eliminate Allergens and Pathogens in Your Home

Posted by Warner Service on Apr 30, 2019 9:00:00 AM

After a good surface cleaning, you may think you have said good riddance to all of the dirt and grime, but have you thought about what you cannot see? We are talking about what is not noticeable even with a black light: airborne pathogens, and their dangerous companion, allergens.

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Topics: Indoor Air

Air Duct Cleaning: Why You Don't Want To Wait

Posted by Warner Service on Mar 19, 2019 9:00:00 AM

One of the most underappreciated parts of a home is its ductwork. Why? If it’s out of sight, it’s often out of mind — which is a huge mistake.

Without this part of the system, you wouldn’t be able to keep your home warm in the winter or cool in the summer. This is also an area that many people forget on the deep cleaning checklist that probably needs the most attention. Here’s why you don’t want to wait to schedule a professional air duct cleaning.

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Topics: Indoor Air, Air Conditioning, HVAC, Maintenance

4 Benefits to a Programmable Thermostat

Posted by Warner Service on Mar 15, 2019 10:04:00 AM

Adjusting to the seasons is one thing, but constantly adjusting your thermostat to match the day’s temperature is another. The quick shift in degrees can cause your heating and cooling bills to quickly rise, and you end up wasting money on your thermostat — especially while you are away or sleeping.

To avoid spending extra money on your energy bills, consider installing a programmable or smart thermostat. Here are some of Warner Service’s favorite benefits of having a programmable thermostat in your home:

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Topics: Indoor Air