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How To Install MRCOOL DIY 12K BTU 17.5 SEER Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump WiFi

Do-It-Yourself mini-split heat pumps have become very popular since they work very well and are perfect for the Do-It-Yourself type person.   They save money since no HVAC company is needed and work very well at heating and cooling room additions, garages, or most any place heating and cooling is needed.   MRCOOL is one… Read More »

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How to Clean a Window Air Conditioner

Cleaning a window air conditioner unit is something that needs to be done at least once a year to keep the unit operating the best it possibly can.   Most clean their units at the end of the cooling season such as September but it can be cleaned whenever it is convenient.   Items needed… Read More »

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How to Quiet an Air Conditioner That Rattles or Buzzes

As an air conditioning unit ages it can start to make rattling or buzzing sounds that can be distracting.   While calling a HVAC technician is always recommend there are some things that can be done by the DIYer to see if the problem goes away.   The first thing is to simple go around… Read More »

What is the Best Heater for a Basement?

Keeping a basement warm and dry can be a challenge at times depending on how it was built.   There are many ways to heat a basement and maintain a nice comfortable living space.   Since many things can effect the outcome such as climate or build we list our favorite options for heating a… Read More »

What Is the Best Way to Heat and Cool a Mobile Home?

Heating and cooling a mobile home can defer from a standard home.   From the installation of a HVAC system to the build of the mobile home itself some things defer from conventional home.   Installation of an air conditioning system into a mobile can often be easier since they are often not set on… Read More »

What is a Good Thermometer for HVAC?

Taking temperature readings is part of a HVAC technicians job from reading air differences at the supply and return, to reading super heat and sub cooling.   So what makes for a good HVAC thermometer? This really depends on the job.   For example pocket thermometers are a great tool to carry around and get… Read More »

Our Picks for Best HVAC Vacuum Pumps 2019

With so many HVAC Vacuum Pumps to choose from how can you make sure you’re purchasing the right one for your job?   Most air conditioning systems today require a critical charge for optimal operation this makes them very sensitive to moisture and other contaminants which can freeze up the system, corrode the metals, and… Read More »