Preventative Maintenance For Your HVAC System

It is frequently cited that air conditioning units can last between 10 to 15 years — and it’s true. But it is dependent upon one very important thing: preventative maintenance. The better your HVAC system is maintained, the better and longer it will perform. And the ultimate bottom line is that preventative maintenance will result in massive saving for you, because of higher efficiency, lower utility bills, and a lower rate of replacements and repairs. Your peace of mind will be restored because of a drastic decrease in system failures and a much longer life for your HVAC equipment in general. Talk to your HVAC repair people about a preventative […]

4 Ways to Get Your HVAC System Ready for Fall

Fall is already making an appearance, and your AC unit is sure to be ready for a break. But early autumn is the perfect time to start preparing your HVAC system for the cooler temperatures these next few months will bring. One thing’s for certain: you don’t want to wait to service your system until it’s too late! Here are four ways you can prepare your home heating systems in order to catch any little problems right away: Change your thermostat Installing a programmable or smart thermostat can make a big difference in both your comfort and your heating and cooling costs. Fall weather tends to be unpredictable, and having […]

FAQs on Your Heating and Cooling System, Explained

Having an HVAC system is a great way to stay toasty on winter nights and stay cool on those summer days. We understand that owning a heating and cooling system can be confusing at times, so here are some FAQs to help answer any question you may have. Question: What do I have to do with my air filter? Answer: Your air filter is an important part of your system, as it is able to collect any dirt, debris, and dust swirling around your home. Make sure to check your filter monthly, and to change it every 90 days or so. A good tip is to write the date you […]

6 Unexpected Benefits of Home Humidifiers

Summer is winding down, and with that comes turning off your air conditioners and investing in some heating services for your furnaces. One aspect of your HVAC system that should not be ignored during this time is the humidifier. Humidifiers are devices that put moisture back into the air and can provide many benefits to your home. While humidity is usually something you want to avoid during the summer, home humidifiers can provide some unexpected benefits. Here are the top six benefits of installing a humidifier for both you and your home. 1. Reduce the risk of infections Bacteria and viruses have a harder time traveling through humid air, so […]

Air Conditioning Myths, Debunked

Now that it’s summer, two-thirds of homes in the United States rely on their air conditioners to keep them cool. But when it comes to AC repair and maintenance, many homeowners can easily get confused by the air conditioning misinformation out there. If you want to get the most out of your air conditioner this summer, then don’t fall for these AC lies! Myth: Closing the ducts will allocate air to another area of the house. Fact: Many people think that closing their air vents will send the cold air into another room. In reality, the only thing it accomplishes is wasting energy. When you close a vent, the cool […]

3 Reasons You Should Have Your HVAC Systems Serviced This Summer

At Jones Heating and Air, we know the importance of properly running air conditioners, furnaces, and HVAC systems in general. Whether it’s the dead cold of winter or the blistering hot months of summer, HVAC repairs are not something you want to have to deal with anytime, but especially when you’re enduring the harshest times of weather. That’s why regularly maintaining, cleaning, and servicing your AC and furnace units while they’re still operating is the soundest and practical choice you can make. It’s one of those things you don’t really think about until it’s not there and you’re staring at a fan trying to keep cool. That’s just one of […]