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AC and Allergies

May 15, 2023

1st Choice Heating & Air Conditioning has a team of home comfort experts ready to find the perfect solution for your lifestyle.

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Video – When is it Time to Replace My Air Conditioner?

April 25, 2023

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax in cool comfort. Cool air is essential for relaxation and comfort on a hot day. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should…

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How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

April 13, 2023

If you are in the market for a new heat pump in Howell, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help.

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Video – Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

March 24, 2023

Regularly scheduled maintenance can help you catch symptoms of bigger problems before they become an issue for your business.

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Zone Your Way to Comfort

March 13, 2023

Zone controls are a series of dampers retrofitted in your ductwork, coupled with thermostats.

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Video – What Is a Heat Pump?

February 24, 2023

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside your home to outside or from outside to inside.

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How Does My Gas Furnace Work?

February 14, 2023

Gas furnaces create heat by burning natural gas. This gas is usually methane combined with other carbon based gasses. The Ignitor The process starts with the ignitor. The ignition source for older furnaces is a pilot light, newer furnaces use an electronic starter. With a pilot light, the regulator supplies a very small bit of…

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Buying an Older Home: HVAC Checklist

February 14, 2023

Trane has some great guidance on buying a system for an older home. Here are some of there suggestions for what to ask your inspector during your home evaluation. When purchasing an older home, make sure the HVAC system is working properly. HVAC Home Buying Checklist 1. Check the furnace With any home purchase, make…

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What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

February 13, 2023

A ductless heating and cooling system, or a mini split, is a splendid choice for your Howell home and a worthwhile investment. It offers many benefits, and you can enjoy them all for years to come if you maintain the system on a consistent basis.

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Video – 5 Questions to Ask Your HVAC Contractor

January 25, 2023

Your heating and cooling system is one of the most significant investments you’ll make in your home. Be sure to do some research before you buy anything to get the most value for your money. And make sure you are working with a company you can trust to do the job right.

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