September 28, 2019

How Halloween Decorations Can Impact Your HVAC System

When the fall temperatures finally arrive (and stay) in Maryland, they’ll be followed quickly by all of the ghosts, ghouls, and goblins of Halloween. Halloween is a time for tons of delicious candy, some amazing costumes, and some even more amazing and cool decorations. It tends to be the first holiday of the season that starts the decorating frenzy, especially for those who go all out. Did you know that over 70% of Americans participate in Halloween each year, according to statista.com? Chances are high that you are so when you’re planning on how you’re going to decorate for Halloween,...

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September 23, 2019

Surviving Fall Sicknesses

It’s officially Fall! Pumpkin spice, leaves beginning to change and The Great Frederick Fair are all signs that summer is over here in Frederick, MD. We’re bringing out our sweaters and boots and starting to really enjoy the smells of fresh-baked pumpkin pies and the taste of apple cider. Before we know it, it will be October and we’ll be out enjoying all of the Fall harvest activities and Octoberfests in the area. One thing we may not be enjoying are the allergies and sicknesses that come with Fall. To keep you feeling good and healthy, we suggest that you...

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September 17, 2019

Dave’s Cooling & Heating Acquires Libertytown Location for Business Expansion

  Dave’s Cooling & Heating is excited to announce that we’ve just acquired our new location in Libertytown, for expanding our business, which we look forward to opening very soon! Here We Grow Again! Since launching our business in May 2006 we’ve actually moved a couple of times as our company has grown. We originally started in New Market then relocated to Frederick (where our present location is) and once our new location is ready, we look forward to relocating to our Libertytown headquarters. With our new Dave’s Cooling & Heating base of operations, we will be able to continue...

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September 13, 2019

3 Tips for Getting Your HVAC System Ready for Fall

Fall is officially just 10 days away and with the cooler temperatures in Frederick County it’s possible that many people will be using their air conditioners during the day and heaters at night. This is why it’s important that everyone gets their HVAC system ready for fall by following these tips. Tip #1 – Check Your HVAC Air Filters When was the last time that you checked the air filters for your furnace and air conditioner? If it’s been more than 90 days you should check those filters because dirty filters can cause problems for your HVAV system. What problems...

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September 5, 2019

Condition Your Cave!

Football season is finally here! For us in Maryland, that means cooler temps, less humidity and a reason to stay in our man caves! Whether your man cave is the room over the garage, a room in the basement or the extra room that no one likes to be in because it’s way too cold in the winter and way too hot in the summer, you’ve scored! You have a dedicated place for all of the things your wife won’t let you display in the house and a place for you to have fun with the guys or even pout...

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September 1, 2019

3 Reasons Customers with Inverters are Happier

Have you been searching for ways to make your home more comfortable? If so, inverters are the way to go!  This technology is used in an HVAC unit. When people have them, they are typically happier and won’t go back. Here’s why: 1. Improve overall efficiency Units that do not have them are far less efficient because they cycle between on and off and they cannot control the amount of energy they put out. With a normal unit, the air will gradually match the temperature of the outdoor air, the system will kick on and bring the air back to...

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August 28, 2019

Why You Need to Understand Load Calculation

The hot temperatures are coming to an end and the nights are getting chillier so you decided to turn on the heat one night to take the chill off. To your surprise, your heat doesn’t work and is only blowing out cold air. The next day, you give us a call at Dave’s Cooling and Heating and we come out to take a look at your system. Unfortunately, your home and HVAC unit are older and your system is beyond repair so we suggest getting a new one.  A good HVAC installer will know that regardless of what size unit...

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August 26, 2019

Now Dave’s Cooling & Heating

You’ve seen that our name has changed but you may be asking yourself why! Thirteen years ago, Dave and Diana Scurto started a company based on their experience and expertise. The company was founded on basic principles of a quality, streamlined, customer-service company, providing complete satisfaction through technical competence. At the time, they called the company Dave’s Mechanical Services, which you formerly knew it as. It made sense at the time considering the term mechanical services is technically used for any building service that uses machines such as plumbing, elevators, escalators and heating and air conditioning systems. As the business...

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August 20, 2019

Dave’s Mechanical Services, LLC Changes Name to Dave’s Cooling and Heating

Frederick, MD (August 20th, 2019) Dave’s Mechanical Services, LLC is proud to announce that the company has changed its name to Dave’s Cooling and Heating. Dave and Diana Scurto, the owners of the company, wanted to have a name that is more descriptive of their expert service and value when it comes to the wide variety of cooling and heating services that they bring to the community. Since 2006, Dave’s Cooling and Heating has been a trusted company in the Frederick MD area that people turn to when they need air conditioner repair or replacement, heating or HVAC services. Over...

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August 14, 2019

Tips for Choosing the Right Thermostat for Your Home

Tips for Choosing the Right Thermostat for Your Home Is your thermostat a “relic” from the 1990’s? If so, it’s time for a change! Installing the right thermostat in your home will improve the energy efficiency of your HVAC all year long because today’s modern energy-efficient thermostat can remember your ideal comfort settings so you won’t have to continue turning on your unit when you’re cold or hot. How to Choose the Right Thermostat?  Before deciding on just any thermostat for your home, you have to verify that it’s going to work with your cooling and heating system since the...

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