Shaw's Air Conditioning & Heating Blog: Archive for December, 2016

Is a Solar Maintenance Agreement a Good Idea?

Monday, December 26th, 2016

There are quite a few different factors to consider when installing a new solar energy system. One of those factors is how to ensure the maximum return on investment for the system. The best way to make your solar energy system work for you is to keep it in good condition for as long as possible, and the best way to do that is with preventive maintenance. You should absolutely schedule solar maintenance at least once a year, which would make a solar maintenance agreement a good choice. Read on to find out more about the benefits of a solar maintenance agreement.

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Why You Should Consider Installing Solar Panels This Winter

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Solar technology has advanced by leaps and bounds over the last decade. It’s become so energy efficient that some homeowners have completely taken their homes off the municipal power grid. You don’t have to do that to get a benefit out of solar technology. Even in winter, a couple of solar panels can save you an immense amount of money. Let’s take a look at some of the ways that solar energy can save you money this winter.

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Furnace Problems You Should Know About

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Furnaces are placed under a lot of stress during the winter, which makes it more likely for issues to develop within the system. A quick reaction to furnace issues is critical for limiting the damage as much as possible, making your furnace more healthy in the long run. The faster you can identify problems, the faster you’ll be able to get them fixed. So, it is a good idea to familiarize yourself with the signs that your furnace is in trouble. Read on for some of the more common furnace problems you might deal with.

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Ductless Issues to Watch Out for This Winter

Monday, December 5th, 2016

As you start to rely on your ductless system more often this winter, the added strain is going to make it more likely for problems to develop. The longer these issues are allowed to go on, the more damage they do to the system and the more you are going to have to pay in repair costs. Faster repairs prevent more damage to the system, making it better off in the long run. Part of getting problems repaired early involves identifying them as quickly as possible. Let’s look at some of the ductless issues you might run into this winter.

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