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Expand Your Living Space with Outdoor Heating & Cooling

Posted on: October 20, 2020

Outdoor patios are one of the most relaxing home features we can think of, especially when the weather is favorable. But in the fierce summer heat and the cooler winter evenings, many Dallas-area homeowners spend more time indoors where it’s air-conditioned or heated. Most Texans love spending as much time as possible outdoors. It’s fun…

5 Reasons to Replace Your System If It’s 10 Years Old or Older!

Posted on: October 6, 2020

It’s easy to forget about your heating and cooling system. You rely on it to keep your home warm and cool appropriately, and every day it does its job well. Yet every day, it’s also developing increased wear and tear as it does that job. Soon, you’re going to have to think about replacement. If…

5 Essential Tips to Prepare Your Air Conditioner for a Texas Winter

Posted on: September 6, 2020

As Texas temperatures start to drop with the changing seasons, preparing your AC to hibernate for the winter is a good idea. With a few simple steps, you can make sure your air conditioner is shut down and winterized properly—and that it will readily start back up when you need it next spring and summer.…

Why You Should Install a Geothermal Heat Pump

Posted on: January 29, 2020

When it comes to selecting an HVAC unit that suits your home comfort needs, it can be difficult to know which choice is the best one for you and your family. One solution that’s steadily growing in popularity is geothermal heat pump installation. Geothermal heat pumps are one of the most cost-efficient heating and cooling…

What Is a Geothermal Heat Pump?

Posted on: November 25, 2019

Geothermal power provides an efficient, eco-friendly way to heat and cool your home. The idea of extracting heat from the ground to keep your home comfortable may sound futuristic, but geothermal heating dates back over 10,000 years. The first ground-source heat pump used for home heating and cooling was developed in 1948, and the technology…

Why Is My Air Conditioner So Loud?

Posted on: August 21, 2019

With the scorching summers in the Dallas area, some noise is to be expected as your air conditioner tries hard to keep up with the heat, but if the noise becomes louder, it changes, or a new noise occurs, there may be something wrong with the system. It is important to identify the cause of…

Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

Posted on: July 31, 2019

It’s a sweltering summer day. You spent the afternoon out in the heat, and as you return home the only thought you have is, “Man, I can’t wait to get back to my AC.” You finally walk in the door, expecting that oh-so-sweet blast of chilly air, only to be met with … heat? Sometimes,…

My Air Conditioner Is Not Staying On

Posted on: April 28, 2019

An air conditioner will naturally cycle on and off to control the temperature of your home, but if cycling on and off happens too quickly or the air conditioner shuts off before your home is comfortable, there may be something wrong. This condition is often known as short cycling, and not only can it reduce…

When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

Posted on: March 27, 2019

Dallas summers can be unforgiving, especially if your air conditioner is not as effective as it used to be. While a typical air conditioning system can last 12 to 15 years, or longer, performance can decline as it ages, leaving you with a system that not only fails to keep your home comfortable but also…

Ways to Maximize HVAC Efficiency

Posted on: January 28, 2019

Texas natives depend on HVAC equipment all year long to remain comfortable. But while these systems can be a blessing in the comfort department, they aren’t so fun when it comes to energy costs. Maximizing your system’s efficacy and efficiency is vital if you want to avoid high costs, and Total Air & Heat is…

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