Planning 2017 Home Renovations: What’s worth fixing, and what can wait?

Whether you are a brand new homeowner or you have been enjoying homeownership for many years, one thing that people often struggle with is knowing which home improvement projects are priority and which can wait. In the ideal world, we would be able to tackle every project on our home renovation list, but the truth

Save Time and Money with an HVAC Maintenance Agreement

The HVAC system is an important investment for homeowners, so why wouldn’t you want to protect it? An HVAC Maintenance Agreement from Emergency Air allows you to do just that. This maintenance agreement takes the hassle out of annual maintenance and helps you prolong the life of your heating and cooling system while also optimizing

Fall is here, and so are the HVAC savings!

Fall is here, and Mesa residents are finally getting a break from the hot summer heat in Arizona. While you’re enjoying the beautiful weather, now is the best time to think about testing your heater for the winter. Now is also the ideal time for you to replace your HVAC system if you have been

HVAC System Needs Yearly Maintenance

Are Yearly HVAC Checkups A Necessity?

If the question is, “Does an HVAC system need annual maintenance?” then the answer is: no, not really, but that comes with quite a few caveats. If a homeowner wants to know if they should maintain their system annually, the answer is: most definitely. Maintaining a heating and cooling system is not strictly necessary –

Air Flow

Understanding Slow Air Flow In Your HVAC

Proper airflow in an HVAC system ensures conditioned air reaches every corner of a home. If airflow is disturbed for some reason, parts or all of a house may become less than comfortable due to a lack of heated or cooled air. Conditioned air flows through ducts throughout a home. When these ducts become blocked

Reduce Allergy Symptoms

Reduce Allergy Symptoms by Controlling Your Indoor Air Quality

Many people with allergies will avoid the great outdoors when the air is full of pollen and other allergens. However, indoor air quality is just as important to reducing allergy symptoms and preventing respiratory health problems. Allergens like dust, pollen, and animal dander can make their way into your home, triggering allergy symptoms, asthma attacks,

Heating and Cooling for Homesteaders

Thinking About Homesteading? Here’s What You Need to Know About Alternative Heating & Cooling

Homesteading is a lifestyle of self-sufficiency that has recently become popular across the country. Many homesteaders grow and preserve their own food and often make a lot of their own materials that they need to use in daily living. Those who choose to live this way of life help make a positive impact on the

Electric Resistance Heating

Why You Need Electric Resistance Heating

Modern life without electricity is nearly unimaginable. Whether we’re cooking, typing a memo for work, reading, watching television, or working on a hobby, we can’t do it without electricity. Perhaps because we are so dependent on electricity, we take it for granted. Yet we need to use this resource as wisely as possible, and save

Frequently Asked Questions About SEER Ratings

Frequently Asked Questions About SEER Ratings

SEER is the “Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio” for air conditioning units. It’s a term the US Department of Energy uses to rate the energy efficiency of air conditioners. An air conditioner’s SEER is found by taking its total cooling output (in BTUs) during its annual usage period and dividing that by its energy input (in