March 25, 2020

Tips for Choosing the Right Frederick HVAC Contractor

Are you searching for a Frederick HVAC contractor? If so, before choosing just any HVAC company, there are a variety of tips that you can follow to choose the right HVAC contractor for all of your heating or air conditioning needs. Tip #1 – Verify Their Experience Thanks to the Internet, almost any HVAC company can say that they have years of experience but the only way to confirm that you’re working with an experience Frederick HVAC contractor is to verify their experience. How? Most HVAC contractors will have customer reviews listed on their website. You can also find reviews...

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March 24, 2020

Tips for getting your air conditioner ready for summer

With summer fast approaching, more Frederick County residents will be using their air conditioners than ever before because air conditioning directly affects the quality of our lives here. The good news about using an air conditioner during the summer months in Frederick is that your energy bills don’t have to go up each time that you use it. You keep your bills low if you follow these preventative maintenance tips. Tip #1 – Change Your Air Filter Every One to Three Months Depending on how often you use your air conditioner this summer, you may need to change your air...

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March 21, 2020

Why Is My Heat Pump Not Working?

In Maryland, March used to be a pretty predictable month. We typically could anticipate one last snowstorm, especially if Spring wasn’t coming early.  Toward the end of the month, the weather would warm up as Spring came. I think we can all agree that that’s no longer the case in Maryland. This month alone, we’ve experienced thunderstorms, hail, beautiful spring days and frosty nights. Who knows what the rest of the month will bring – whether it be frigid temps or the beautiful Spring days that many of us love so much. If we get more cold temperatures, you may...

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March 20, 2020

4 Ways to Reduce Home Allergens

Do you suffer from allergies? If so, you’re not alone. Most people in 2020 suffer from allergies and the sad thing is that home allergen plays a major part in how allergies affect us daily. The good news is that there are several ways that anyone can reduce home allergies especially when they follow these tips. Clean Bedrooms Often To Reduce Allergen Reactions One of the best ways to eliminate allergens from your home is to clean the bedrooms in your home regularly. This tip is important because everyone spends up to 8 hours or more per day in the...

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March 16, 2020

Learn How Dave’s Cooling and Heating Is Preventing the Spread of Flu and Other Viruses in Frederick County

At Dave’s Cooling and Heating, we know that part of us earning our customer’s business is the trust that they have to let us into their homes. This trust is especially important now that the United States is starting to feel the effects of the flu and other viruses. Thankfully, our team has always taken the right steps to responsibly prevent the spread of viruses during the year by following this protocol during flu season, and all year long. Dave’s Cooling and Heating Protocol for Flu Season Our team members must wash their hands often – This is by far...

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March 16, 2020

UV Light vs Air Scrubber

UV Light vs Air Scrubber Do you have seasonal allergies or a cough you cannot kick, and your doctor has told you to invest in a UV light or air scrubbing HVAC system?  Indoor air quality is a concern many homeowners have, but finding the right solution might be a challenge. This can especially be true if you are struggling to figure out if an air scrubbing unit or UV light air filter is the right financial investment for you. Continue on and we’re sure you’ll feel more confident about making the right choice. What are UV lights? UV lights...

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February 20, 2020

What Is The Best Temperature To Set Your HVAC At To Save Money During The Year?

Are you interested in learning more about what’s the best temperature to set your HVAC during the year? Especially if you want to save money? If so, you’ve come to the right place! There’s no doubt that setting your HVAC at the correct temperature is important because setting it too high during the winter, or too low during the summer, is going to cost you more money than it should. In this article we will provide you with tips on what is the right temperature you should be setting your HVAC at during the year. The Ideal Temperatures For Your...

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February 14, 2020

6 Ways to Love Your HVAC System All Year Long

You may have heard of the song Mind Games by John Lennon where he starts the chorus with “Love is the answer and you know that for sure.” Well, we believe that love is the answer for a lot of things, including your HVAC system. We also believe that February isn’t the only time of the year when it should be. In order to get the longest lifespan from your HVAC system, you have to show it love all of the months of the year. Here are some ways you can: Keep things from around it. This applies for indoors...

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February 12, 2020

Common HVAC Myths And Facts!

As a longtime Frederick County HVAC contractor, we hear of a wide variety of HVAC myths every single year. Sadly, these myths cost homeowners a lot of time and money because many homeowners will believe the myth and neglect getting their HVAC system checked out when they should go with their best instincts to take care of their HVAC system the minute they spot a problem. In this article, we will discuss, some of the most common HVAC related myths so that we can potentially save you the time, money, and hassle of making an HVAC related mistake when you...

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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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