January 24, 2020

Tips for Choosing A New Central Air Conditioner

What the freon phase-out in full effect, most homeowners in the Frederick area, and across the United States, are having to deal with the reality of not being able to cost-effectively repair their older model air conditioners this year. As freon becomes less and less readily available, it makes more sense for every homeowner or business owner in the Frederick area to consider replacing their older model central air conditioner with a newer system. If you’ve been thinking about replacing your central air conditioner, this article will provide you with several tips that you can use for choosing the right...

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January 16, 2020

Indoor Air Pollution – The Silent Killer To Be Aware Of

There’s no denying that we all live busy lives but the reality is that when it comes to the air quality inside of your home or office, you cannot ignore it any longer because indoor air pollution is one of the top “silent killers” in the world today. If you’re not familiar with indoor air pollution, this article will give you some tips about what causes this problem and how you can resolve it. What Causes Indoor Air Pollution Indoor air pollution can be caused by variety of factors including chemicals that are used inside the home for cooking and...

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January 8, 2020

How to Choose A Top-Rated HVAC System

Are you planning on investing in a top-rated HVAC system during 2020? If so, you’ve come to the right place! 2020 is going to be the right time to buy a new HVAC system because with Freon Phase-out it’s going to get more difficult to repair freon based systems. In this article, we will share with you tips on how to choose a top-rated HVAC system for 2020. Tips for Choosing A Top-Rated HVAC System Energy Efficiency: The more energy-efficient the HVAC system, the more money you can save. Since an energy-efficient model works less to cool and heat your home, you...

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January 7, 2020

5 Snowstorm Tips for Your HVAC Unit

Unless you’re a teacher or make money from plowing and shoveling snow, you probably don’t get that excited when you hear that there’s going to be a huge snowstorm. The word snow typically means that the upcoming days are going to be a nightmare and involve a lot of stress. One of the more stressful things about snow is being a homeowner and having to deal with all that it can impact, like your HVAC System. To keep your stress at a minimum, we’d like to offer some tips for preparing your HVAC unit for a snowstorm. Before the Snowstorm...

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January 2, 2020

Safety Tips for Your HVAC System

Now that Christmas and New Years are over, it’s time to take down all of the decorations you have up and have a nice and clean start to 2020. Since your HVAC system is an integral part of your home, we’d like to share some safety tips for you to keep in mind when storing your decorations and more. Keep Your Decorations Away When you’re storing your decorations, be sure not to put them close to the HVAC unit to ensure your safety. It’s important to keep the area surrounding your unit, especially your furnace, clean so that you do...

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December 31, 2019

Make 2020 the Year You Get Central Air and Heat

Have you been heating your home with baseboard heat and cooling it with window units? While these have served their purposes, you can reap so many more benefits with having central air and heat. Here are a few… Increased Home Value Are you considering selling your home or renting it out anytime in the near future? If so, you may want to consider getting central air and heat. Did you know that having central air and heat increases a home’s value by around 10%? So if your house is worth $200,000, it can increase it to $220,000. First and foremost,...

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December 23, 2019

Breakfast & Gifts at Dave’s

Merry Christmas from your friends at Dave’s Cooling and Heating! Here are a few pictures from our recent breakfast and gift exchange. We hope you have a safe and happy Christmas! If you need emergency assistance during the holidays please call us at (301) 401-2780 or connect with us through our website by clicking here. Origin Of Christmas Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ and Brian Cohen, observed primarily on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world. A feast central to the Christian liturgical year, it is...

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December 19, 2019

Freon Phase Out – What Is It? How Will It Affect You?

As of January 1st, 2020 Freon (R22) is going to be slowly phased out worldwide. What does this mean to you? Let’s say that you have an older model central heating and air conditioning system. If your outdoor unit is leaking Freon, it’s going to become even more expensive to repair or recharge your unit with Freon and will eventually become cost-prohibitive to fix your unit. R22 Phase-Out Timeline R22 is being phased out worldwide because of its harmful effects on the ozone layer. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has set January 1, 2020, as the date when R22 is banned...

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November 25, 2019

5 Tips to Keep Your Family Comfortable This Holiday Season

Thanksgiving week is here! It’s so close we can smell it – pumpkin pies baking in the oven, the turkey, mashed potatoes and all the other famous, traditional dishes. If you’re hosting, have you began your shopping yet? If not, you better hurry, the stores will be packed. If you have, you must be quite the planner but have you planned for how you’re going to keep your guests comfortable this holiday season? Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving or Christmas, we have a few tips for you, if not.  Turn your heat down a few degrees. If you keep your heat...

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