Are You Getting the Heat You’re Paying For?

Your electric bill is sure to spike this winter. That's obvious and unwelcoming news that homeowners deal with every single year. Unfortunately, there are few ways to avoid this inevitable truth, but there are certainly steps that homeowners can take to cut down on heating bills. Our friends over at

 

AC Unit Covers: Should You Use One?

Brace yourselves because this week’s forecast is calling for high temperatures and thunderstorms in our area. For those of you who are pining for a little more summer weather, these temperatures may be ideal, but for the rest of us Northern Virginia natives, we know that rain and heat combine to make an awful combination – h...

 

Why is the Refrigerant for My Air Conditioner So Expensive?

By Sonny Swann Anyone who has had a repair to their air conditioner recently can be left wondering why it was so expensive. Much of the cost increase can be attributed to the rising cost of the refrigerant, R-22. As a result of the Montreal Protocol and the 1990 ...