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A Happy AC Equals a Happy Summer

February 11th, 2019

It’s February! That means that summer is right around the corner for us Texas folks. It is time to start thinking about where you can find the best ice cream, where to go on vacation, and yes, how to boost your AC efficiency. Though it might not be your favorite pre-season to-do, it is important to schedule your air conditioner tune-up before the season actually begins.

Scheduling air conditioning maintenance in Austin, TX now ensures that your system will work efficiently and effectively, even during the hottest heatwave. A faulty AC can leave you and your family quite uncomfortable, so it is best to be prepared ahead of time. In case you aren’t yet convinced, we have listed a few of the many reasons why you should schedule your AC services now.

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Unique Ductless HVAC Needs to Be Aware of

January 28th, 2019

ductless-air-handlerIf you own a ductless system, you are well aware of the benefits: it’s versatile, highly efficient, and super effective at providing year-round comfort. Today, ductless systems are among the most popular options for home heating and cooling, as more and more homeowners recognize their ability to eliminate the inefficiencies associated with traditional forced-air heating systems.

As efficient and effective as they are, ductless systems come with their own set of unique needs. In no way are we trying to discourage you from installing a ductless system, as we fully install and service these systems. However, it is important to understand the potential implications of any home heating or cooling system that you purchase, as each requires individualized attention. In this week’s blog, we will be stressing the importance of professional ductless HVAC services in Cedar Park, TX. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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Can a Humidifier Help More Than Your Indoor Air Quality?

January 14th, 2019

Installing a whole-house humidifier is a great way to improve your indoor air quality. But did you know the benefits can extend way beyond that? If you are looking to give your HVAC system a boost this winter, consider humidifier installation. We still have a couple more months of chilly weather before the temperature soars well into the 90s, so why not take advantage of the savings that a humidifier can offer you this season?

In this post, we are going to outline some of the many benefits you’ll experience when you install a whole-house humidification system. If you would like to learn more about these Pflugerville, TX HVAC services, keep reading below. 

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In the New Year, Resolve to Improve Your Heating Efficiency!

December 31st, 2018

With midnight fast approaching, you might feel a certain amount of pressure to come up with a New Year’s resolution. Maybe this will be the year that you stop biting your nails, change your eating habits, or even finish writing that novel you started years ago. In any case, keeping a resolution can be hard, so we’ve come up with one that is easy to keep! This year, resolve to improve your heating efficiency!

We know what you’re thinking: “This is just a fancy way of telling me to spend money on products and services.” However, the list we’ve outlined below is comprised of ways that you can boost efficiency in your home without spending a dime. You shouldn’t necessarily have to spend money to save money, and we want to help give you a head start in the new year. Ring in 2019 with efficiency! 

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Avoid Furnace Repairs This Winter with Preventative Maintenance

December 17th, 2018

Nobody likes scheduling repair services, right? Repairs can be both costly and time-consuming. But, what if we told you there is a way to avoid furnace repair in Round Rock, TX this winter season? Yes, things do happen and repairs are inevitable, but regular preventative maintenance can drastically reduce the number of repairs your furnace will need.

Roznovak’s Services, Inc. offers both furnace repair and maintenance. We know just how much stress your furnace undergoes during the winter season, even here in Texas. The best way to alleviate the effects of this stress and reduce the number of malfunctions it could cause is through annual tune-ups and inspection from a trained technician.

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Why You Shouldn’t Wait Until Spring to Repair Your AC

December 3rd, 2018

air conditioning unitThe summer months here in Texas can be brutal. If you’ve lived here even a year, then you already know that temperatures often climb into the high 90s! In fact, the average temperature in July is 97°F, and temperatures often reach 80°F by the time April rolls around. You are going to want a working air conditioner before spring arrives. Let’s face it, it’s warm year-round here and you probably use your air conditioner more than the average American. Parts wear out with use, and if you’ve noticed your system needs repair, don’t hesitate. Waiting until spring to fix your AC could leave you quite uncomfortable.

We believe that every home should have a dependable, effective, and efficient air conditioning system that homeowners can rely upon to keep them cool and comfortable throughout the hottest time of the year. A broken-down air conditioner is a serious problem during the summer season, so it is important to take precautionary measures. It is vital to schedule your air conditioning repair services at the first sign of an issue, thus limiting the chance of further damage and system failure.

Often, homeowners are unsure as to whether their AC units need repair.

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Haunting AC Noises and What They Mean

November 19th, 2018

outdoor unit of an air conditionerWe have certainly had our share of chilly mornings so far this fall, some of them just in this past week. But as any Austin resident knows, we can still be facing warmer temperatures and heat waves well through winter. That said, if your air conditioner is experiencing any trouble, there’s no time like the present to manage them!

This is especially true for unsettling noises coming from your cooling system. Noises that might seem minor now are always the sign of something amiss within your system, and should therefore never be ignored. But what noises are we referring to, exactly? Keep reading to learn about a few.

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How Do You Fix Damaged Ductwork?

November 5th, 2018

A dirty male hand, holding a paintbrush, is spreading caulk over a house air duct joint with a paintbrush. The caulk has been applied from a tube with a caulk gun and the brush is evenly spreading it over the joint. Caulking residential ducts prevents air-conditioned or heated air from escaping the duct and prevents ambient air from entering the system. This is a new practice in homebuilding to increase energy efficiency, eventually it may be come standard or mandatory.And no, the answer is not, “with duct tape.”

“But wait,” you might ask, “why is it called duct tape then?!”

After all, you’ve probably heard the old adage, “all you need for home repairs is two things—if it doesn’t move and it’s supposed to, WD-40. If it moves and it’s not supposed to, duct tape!” And, we agree, duct tape is a great temporary solution to many home repair needs. But, not ductwork damage!

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What Does a Failing Capacitor Mean for Your AC?

October 22nd, 2018

white question mark on a blue backgroundChances are that unless you have had a problem with a capacitor in your air conditioner, you have no idea what this actually is. A failing anything within your cooling system is bad though, so naturally you want to have the problem remedied right away. Keep reading to learn more about this vital component and the problems your air conditioner can face if they fail.

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Fix Your Furnace Before You Need It!

October 8th, 2018

Technician looking over a gas furnace with a flashlight before cleaning it.With temperatures still in the 80s, it may seem odd we’re already talking about furnaces, especially here in Austin. But let’s face it, when temperatures do drop low enough to need a heater, you’re going to be grateful to have a fully efficient and effective system in place. So if you need furnace repair in Austin, TX, now is the time to address them.

The ideal way to do this, of course, is by scheduling heating maintenance long before you actually need the system—so, now. This allows our technicians to fully inspect your furnace, clean it, adjust any parts that need it, and lastly, alert you to small repair needs that you can tackle now before they become much bigger emergencies. What sort of emergencies are we talking about?

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