5 Signs You Need a Furnace Replacement

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

There are different ways you can heat your home, but a furnace is the most beneficial and effective method. Proper maintenance ensures your furnace lasts for many years, but they don’t last forever. Here are five signs that you need a furnace replacement.

1. Increased Electric Bill

There are multiple reasons your electric bill will increase, but proper maintenance of air ducts and investing in energy-efficient items, such as windows and appliances, should keep your electric expenses ...
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Are Furnace Tune-Ups Necessary?

Saturday, November 9th, 2019

After your furnace sits dormant throughout the entire warm season, are you confident it will switch on and start heating your home once the cold weather hits? It’s very likely that your furnace will indeed switch on when it’s finally needed. But after so much downtime, it’s beneficial to have a licensed furnace technician provide any needed maintenance. Furnace tune-ups might seem like an unnecessary cost, but it’s anything but. This meager investment will save ...
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Why is My Heat Pump So Loud?

Monday, October 21st, 2019

When equipment becomes noisy, it’s normal to assume that something is wrong. However, you may hear strange noises from your heat pump even if it’s in top condition. This problem tends to get worse during the winter months.

Some Sounds Should Be Expected

Before you become too alarmed, we should mention your heat pump’s defrosting mode. Since heat pumps have both heating and cooling capabilities, they utilize refrigerant, and there’s a valve that reverses the flow between ...
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Preparing Your Thermostat for the Heating Season

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Your thermostat will play an important role in ensuring that your heating system keeps you warm this winter and that your heating bills remain reasonable. Here are some steps you can take to keep your thermostat operating properly no matter how cold it gets.

Upgrade Older Thermostats

When you call David White Services for heating advice, upgrading to a smart thermostat will be at the top of the list of our recommendations. Classic thermostats are inaccurate by ...
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AC Dangers: What You Should Never Do

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

If your air conditioner isn’t working properly, you may be considering trying to fix the issue yourself. However, there are many different reasons why this isn’t a good idea. Here are a few AC dangers you should never attempt to do.

Don’t Risk Electrocuting Yourself

Even if you turn off the power to the air conditioner, there is no guarantee that there isn’t electricity still running through the device. It is also possible that you’ll encounter a ...
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How Your Roof Can Affect Your HVAC System

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Although many people don’t associate their roof with their HVAC system, the two features are closely related. There are many ways that the materials installed on the roof and the design of the feature can influence how hard the HVAC system needs to operate throughout the year. Here are a few of the top ways that your roof impacts your heating and cooling system.

1. Insulation

The quality and the amount of insulation that is installed in ...
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The Best Way to Cool Older Homes

Monday, August 19th, 2019

If you have an older home, then you know that it’s tough to keep the interior temperatures comfortable. Architectural differences between older and newer homes make it a challenge to efficiently cool an old house. The good news is that you can enjoy the beauty and history of owning an old home without paying a fortune to keep it cool. Here are a few tips.

Embrace Non-Traditional Cooling Systems

In modern homes, the ductwork is typically ...
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August HVAC Maintenance Tips

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

August is the last month of summer weather in Athens, and along with the change of seasons comes the end of summer HVAC maintenance. At David White Services, we know just how important routine maintenance is for the health of your AC. With a little TLC, you can increase your HVAC’s lifespan, reliability, and energy efficiency.

Take a look at these HVAC maintenance tips to ensure that your system is ready for fall.

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Why It’s Important to Have Emergency AC Service

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

The summer months in Athens may be unbearable without the air conditioner running on full blast. If it were to stop working for any reason, it could cause significant health issues for humans and pets alike. Therefore, it is critical that you know where to turn for emergency service.

Homes Can Get Hot Quickly

During times of extreme heat and humidity, your home can become extremely hot and moist in a matter of minutes. At David White ...
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Ways to Save Money on Your Cooling Bills

Monday, July 1st, 2019

It’s almost impossible to get through the warmer months of the year without relying on your AC system to keep the interior of your home cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, this normally leads to increased energy bills because the system is continuously running during the day and night. Here are a few ways to save money on your cooling bills this summer.

Change the Air Filter Regularly

A dirty air filter means that the AC system will have ...
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