Dirty HVAC evaporator coils June 16th, 2020kpthvac2019

Dirty HVAC evaporator coils

Evaporator coils are an important part of your HVAC system in Kingsport or neighboring communities. If you’ve had your HVAC system installed for quite some time, the evaporator coils may already have accumulated dirt and debris. What Are Evaporator Coils? The evaporator coils absorb the heat from inside your home then pass it into the … Continue reading Dirty HVAC evaporator coils

Cut Costs, Increase Comfort June 11th, 2020kpthvac2019

Cut Costs, Increase Comfort

The cost of keeping cool is on the rise throughout the US and here in the Kingsport area. Energy prices, at historic levels last year, continue to climb as global demand for energy increases and the country recovers from hurricane-related disruptions to domestic oil and natural gas production. Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) manufacturers are … Continue reading Cut Costs, Increase Comfort

How can I prevent power surge damage at home? June 3rd, 2020kpthvac2019

How can I prevent power surge damage at home?

The first one’s easy: just unplug anything you’re not using. And, that’s especially important when there’s an outage. You don’t want the device to suddenly get a surge of energy when the power comes back on. The next best thing is to use surge protectors like a battery backup units. The battery backup units are … Continue reading How can I prevent power surge damage at home?

Protect your heat pump from snow and ice damage April 1st, 2020kpthvac2019

Protect your heat pump from snow and ice damage

Here are some easy steps you can take to protect your heat pump and air conditioner from snow and ice damage in the Kingsport TN/VA region: • Make sure the defrost cycle works on your heat pump • NEVER cover your heat pump! • Cover your air conditioner condenser during the off-season • Create a … Continue reading Protect your heat pump from snow and ice damage

Home Energy Audit, Attics and More March 9th, 2020kpthvac2019

Home Energy Audit, Attics and More

Conducting a home energy audit is a smart way to cut your utility bills. Many people forget, however, to look at fireplaces, attics and other less obvious spots. The purpose of a home energy audit is to make your home more energy efficient. An energy efficient home is going to result in reduced utility bills … Continue reading Home Energy Audit, Attics and More