As the saying goes, there is nothing like home! But, if you are sweating in the Summer and freezing in the Winter, then that can be a problem. One of the most important elements of a home is a good heating and cooling system that provides a comfortable environment year-round. Older homes typically suffer from out dated and inefficient heating systems and a lot of them don’t even have air conditioning systems.
If you have an older home that has baseboard or wall heaters, you may want to talk with an experienced heating and cooling company to see if it is time to update to a new heating system. In addition, if your home does not have any air conditioning, it may be time to upgrade to a new efficient heat pump system that will provide adequate heating and cooling for your home. Often times older homes do not have the necessary ducting for modern heating and cooling systems, but fortunately there are now “ductless heat pumps” that do not require expensive ducting installation.
If you do live in a more modern home that has a central heating and cooling system, it is important to keep it maintained. Having a certified heating and cooling technician come to your home to service your furnace or heat pump is critical to ensure it functions properly year in and year out. If there are problems with your system, be sure to contact a certified HVAC repair company to do any work that may be needed. Trying to save a little money on a non licensed or certified contractor is not a good idea when it comes to one of the most important elements of your home.
If you live in the Vancouver, Washington area (Battle Ground, Hockinson, Camas, Washougal, Ridgefield, Woodland, La Center, Felida, Brush Prairie, Hazel Dell) be sure to give Tri-Tech Heating & Cooling a call for any of your HVAC needs. They have been serving the local community since 1993 and are licensed HVAC contractors in Washington and Oregon.