Handy HVAC Blog

A pressure gauge on an old boiler that shows signs of needing replacement.

Heating Efficiency: 9 Signs Your Boiler Needs Replacement

Even though you take good care of your boiler and perform maintenance once every year, even the most reliable equipment reaches the end of its lifespan. Most modern boilers usually last for up to 15 years - and the older… Read More
A man is inspecting the air ducts before determining if they need cleaning.

5+ Reasons to Clean the Air Ducts in your Home this Spring

Clean air ducts are beneficial not only to the indoor air quality, but to your health, HVAC efficiency and the overall well being of your home. Here are the 5 reasons why cleaning the air ducts in your home should be on … Read More
A white fan in front of a sunlit window that is covered with transparent yellow curtains.

Signs of Poor Indoor Air Quality and How to Improve It

Many people are concerned about environmental pollution. That is usually in regard to carbon dioxide emission, industrial chemicals released into the air or natural water sources, burning fossil fuels and other factors … Read More
A person adjusting their thermostat to reduce the temperature.

Heating Efficiency: How to Lower Your Winter Energy Bills

Heating amounts up to 45% of the energy bill for an average American household, which is why it’s very important to keep your heating system as efficient as possible. Making sure that your furnace is working smoothly … Read More
A technician repairing a furnace

Most Common Furnace Problems And How To Avoid Them

We rely on our furnaces to keep us warm during those long cold winter nights and it’s always a pleasure to come back to a warm and comfortable home. However, even the most sophisticated heating systems sometimes … Read More