How to Add Freon to HVAC System?

Answer There are several reasons why we lose refrigerant from our air-conditioning systems over the winter months. The seals may shrink due to cold and begin to leak. Alternatively, the hoses can shrink a... Read More »

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How to Check Freon Levels in an HVAC Unit?

Freon is a refrigerant that is no longer used in automobile air-conditioning systems. Vehicles made before 1990 may still contain freon in the HVAC unit. If you suspect that your A/C is not working... Read More »

How to Remove Freon From a HVAC Unit?

There is only one way to remove Freon from a HVAC system, and that is with the use of a reclaimer. The machine is designed to capture the Freon, filter out the impurities and store it for future us... Read More »

How big of an HVAC system do I need?

On One Hand: Rule of ThumbFor a rough estimate of how big your new HVAC system should be, some contractors recommend 1 ton (12000 BTUs) for every 800 square feet you wish to heat or cool. This wou... Read More »

A Typical HVAC System?

Most modern homes have central heating and air conditioning using a system of forced air to move heated or cooled air to each room of the house from a central location. This is the heating, ventila... Read More »