July 24, 2020

It’s Still Running – Why Does My System Need Maintenance?

At Dave’s cooling and heating, one of the most common misconceptions that homeowners or renters have is that their HVAC units don’t need maintenance because if they are still running normally, why should an HVAC professional be called to maintain them? Sadly, this couldn’t be further from the truth, the reality is that an system is one of the most important mechanical pieces in a home and it should be treated as such. Don’t Underestimate The Importance Of Regular HVAC Maintenance As with vehicle maintenance, regular maintenance is important because of the simple fact that it will keep your HVAC...

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July 23, 2020

HVAC Maintenance Tips For July 2020

It’s July 2020 and if you’ve lived in Frederick County for any length of time, you know that having a perfectly functioning HVAC system is necessary if you’re going to survive the hot summer here. Having an system is important but, it’s also imperative that you take the steps to keep your HVAC unit well maintained during the summer months. Regular maintenance is going to be the number one thing that will help you to pay less money on your monthly energy bill and keep your HVAC system running for years to come. Change The HVAC Air Filter One of...

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June 5, 2020

Summer Is Almost Here, It’s Time for An Air Conditioner Tune Up

The weather is warming up across Frederick County and that can only mean one thing, summer is almost here and you should make sure that your air conditioner is ready for the warm weather ahead. With the arrival of summer we’re going to see many more days of temperatures in the triple digits, this is why you should get your air conditioner tuned up in time for summer. Don’t Wait Until Something Breaks On Your Air Conditioner Sadly, some people reading this article may wait to call an HVAC professional until something breaks, and their HVAC unit needs repair. This...

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April 1, 2020

Add Equity to Your Home by Upgrading Your HVAC System

Are you searching for ways to add value to your Frederick County home? If so, upgrading your HVAC system is one of the best ways to add value. Why spend money updating your HVAC system? The answer is simple. Your HVAC is one of the oldest mechanical systems in a home and it’s often one of the last things that people spend money on when they are considering renovating their homes. Thanks to a recent report from the National Association of Realtors, we know that HVAC replacements can bring a return on investment of up to 71% so it makes...

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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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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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August 8, 2019

DIY Air Conditioning Maintenance – How to Solve Hot Spots in Your Home

Does one or more rooms in your home feel hotter than others on some days during the summer? In this article, we will provide you with some basic tips that you can use to get started with eliminating hot spots in your home. Tip #1 – Check Your Vents One reason why some of the rooms in your home may feel warmer than others during the summer months could be due to the fact that one or more of those rooms has a closed or blocked vent. This can happen especially if you have small children or pets that lay...

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July 31, 2019

August Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips!

August Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips! As we get ready to enter the month of August in Maryland, one thing that everyone will have in common is using their home air conditioner. It’s almost impossible to survive during the summer months in Frederick or elsewhere in Maryland without an air conditioner. Here are some air conditioner maintenance tips to help you survive! Using an air conditioner is a good thing because it helps you to stay cool inside your home without having to deal with the Maryland heat.  However, the more that you use the air conditioner, you should pay attention...

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