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What A Humidifier Does and Why You Need One

December 3rd, 2018

Sick woman blowing her noseWinter conditions can get pretty dry here in Texas. Your home can benefit from a humidifier. The likelihood is that you’re probably already suffering from poor indoor air quality due to winter conditions. Many homeowners shrug these symptoms off or conflate them with typical cold and flu symptoms, but it can actually be your home making you feel sluggish. Poor indoor air quality is a detriment to your health and home comfort. If you read the article below and realize that your home could benefit from a humidifier in Argyle, TX, we’re the team to help. Contact us today. We’ll help you find the right make and model to accommodate the needs of your home.

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Watch Out! 4 Signs Your Furnace Is About to Give Out

November 19th, 2018

We’re lucky to have warm weather for the majority of the year here in Denton but we’ve officially reached that cold, frosty time of the year. You’ve fished out all your cold weather clothing, cranked up your car heater, and surely, you’ve run your home heater. If you notice that the heating that your system provides is less than satisfactory then maybe, it’s time to call a professional.

You don’t want to go through winter here without reliable heating! We see a lot of heating disasters throughout this time of year because homeowners wait too long to call for repair services. This isn’t always due to procrastination—sometimes it’s because homeowners don’t recognize the signs indicating that their furnace system is close to giving out. If you’d like a short list of these signs keep reading below and if you need great furnace repair in Denton, TX call our team.

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Is it Time for a New Boiler?

November 5th, 2018

BoilerBoilers can last for quite a long time. In fact, that’s one of the many reasons to have one. Fewer moving parts than other heating systems makes boilers more resistant to developing problems. Being more resistant to problems doesn’t mean that the boiler will last forever, though. Even if you take the best possible care of your boiler system, there will still come a time when you will have to replace it.

The best way to tell for certain whether or not your boiler is in need of replacement is to have a technician check it out for you. If you’re not sure whether or not to call your technician yet, though, you can always check out the symptoms below to help give you an idea of whether or not it’s time for a new system.

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Boiler Problems To Watch for This Fall

October 22nd, 2018

boilerPart of the reason that people like boilers so much is because they tend to be more resilient than their counterparts. Boilers have fewer moving parts than furnaces and heat pumps, and are therefore less prone to develop issues. Just because a boiler is tougher than other systems, though, doesn’t mean that it is completely immune to problems of any kind. Boilers can still run into issues, which is why you need to be on the lookout for signs of a problem if you’re using a boiler this heating season. The following are just a few of the symptoms that can indicate a problem with your boiler.

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Do I Need a New Heater This Season?

October 8th, 2018

Burner-AssemblyNow is the time of year when it’s a good idea to start thinking about preparing your home heating system for the onset of the heating season. For most homeowners, that will simply mean scheduling professional maintenance services. For some people, though, it’s going to mean replacing their heating system altogether. If you’re not sure whether or not your heating system can survive another season, you should call a technician and have them evaluate your heater in-person. In the meantime, the following are some pretty clear indications that it’s time to have your current system replaced.

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How to Get Your Home Ready for Heating Season

September 24th, 2018

Burner-AssemblyWell, we’re finally starting to get some cooler days interspersed between the scorching hot ones. You know what that means: it’s time to get ready for the heating season! Before too long, you’ll be turning your air conditioner off in-favor of revving up your heating system for the next few months. Before we get to that point, though, you should make sure that your home is ready for the heating season. Follow the tips below, and your home will be in top condition by the time heating season gets into full swing.

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Why You Might Want to Install a Ductless Mini Split

September 10th, 2018

ductlessWe’re lucky here in the Greater Denton Area to experience relatively mild temperatures year-round. It’s very rare that we experience drops below freezing temperatures in the winter and although our summers occasionally peak in the triple digits, they typically stay in a middle range. Because of this, residents in our area can meet all their heating and cooling needs without a furnace or standard air conditioning.

If you’re looking for an alternative to standard AC, a ductless mini-split system is a great option. Our team here at PRK Services, Inc. is full of trained professionals that have experience installing, repairing, and maintaining ductless mini split systems. You can rest assured knowing that your Trophy Club, TX air conditioning will operate flawlessly with our help.

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How Air Conditioning and Indoor Air Quality are Linked

August 27th, 2018

Duct-CleaningYour air conditioning system is an important part of your home, especially during the summer season. No one wants to go through a Texan summer without a way to keep their home cool. Your air conditioner does more than just control the temperature in your home, though. It also affects your indoor air quality in substantial ways. Unfortunately, few homeowners actually know how their air conditioning system is linked with their indoor air quality. If you’re one of those homeowners that want to know more about that link, read on.

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Is A Central Air Conditioner Always the Best Option?

August 13th, 2018

ductlessCentral air conditioners have been around for a long time. They’re affordable, fairly efficient, the ultimate middle-of-the-road system for a wide range of home situations. While central air conditioning is a good option for many different kinds of home situations, though, they are not the best option in every case.

If you’re not sure what air conditioner to install in your home, we recommend that you consult with a professional technician before making any decisions. In the meantime, have a look below at some of the reasons why you might want to look for a different solution for your cooling needs.

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When to Call for Air Conditioning Repairs

July 30th, 2018

air-conditionerAir conditioning problems are much more likely to occur during the summer, due to the added wear and tear the system suffers from being used many more hours of the day. Preventive maintenance helps to keep the odds of a serious issue developing low, but it’s still not a guarantee that the system will go the entire summer without having some sort of problem. While you are using your air conditioner this summer, we highly recommend that you keep an eye out for the following signs that it is in some sort of trouble.

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