PRK Services, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Argyle’

The Benefits of Installing a Ductless Mini Split

Monday, January 1st, 2018

ductlessIf you don’t already have a good heating system installed in your home, now is a pretty good time to get one. You don’t want to be without one during the coldest months of the year. There are a lot of different heating systems on the market, and each one is suited to a different set of heating needs. Have a look at ductless mini splits, and the advantages that one can offer you this winter.

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Tips for Keeping Your Air Conditioner in Proper Shape

Monday, November 6th, 2017

air-conditioner-cashWhile the rest of the country starts hunkering down for heating season, we still have some pretty warm weather to contend with. That means that you need to make sure to keep your air conditioner in top operating condition. The longer you rely on your air conditioner to keep your home cool on a daily basis, the more strain you’re going to put on it. That means an increased chance for problems to develop. Have a look at some of the best ways that you can keep your air conditioner healthy, and finish out cooling season strong.

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Should I Replace My Heat Pump Before Heating Season?

Monday, September 11th, 2017

heat-pump-replacementWe’re getting close to the end of summer, hard as that is to believe. Doubtless, you’ve been cranking your heat pump all summer, to try and keep your home as cool as possible. With winter on the horizon, though, your heat pump isn’t going to get a break any time soon. It’s a good idea to evaluate your system, especially if you’ve had it for a while, to see if it’s going to be able to reliably heat your home over the cold months. If not, then now is the time to install a new one. If you’re not sure whether or not your heat pump needs to be replaced, read on.

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Make Sure You Schedule Heat Pump Maintenance Before it Gets Too Hot

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

heat-pumpSummer is officially here, though we’ve been feeling it in this area for quite a while. As the temperature from day to day starts to rise, you’re no doubt going to be putting more demand on your heat pump to keep cool. More demand means more wear and tear on the system, which means an increased chance of problems developing. If you want to make sure that your heat pump stays in good condition for the rest of the summer, it’s in your best interest to schedule preventive maintenance for it as soon as possible. You should do this even if you had the heat pump looked at in the last year.

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Want to Keep Your Heat Pump in Good Shape?

Monday, April 24th, 2017

heat-pump-cashCooling season is upon us, and if you’re relying on a heat pump to keep cool you’re probably already using it pretty frequently. You don’t want your system to break down on you in the middle of one of the hottest days of the year. So, it’s a pretty good idea to make sure that your system is in ideal shape before stressful seasons like summer. If you want to keep your heat pump healthy and efficient all year-round, there are a couple of tips you should follow.

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3 Ductless Issues You Need to Watch for This Winter

Monday, February 13th, 2017

We’ve still got a few more weeks of winter, which means a few more weeks of increased stress on your ductless system. More stress on the system means that problems are more likely to occur before the end of the season. Since you’re probably not too keen on having your ductless system break down in the middle of winter, it’s a good idea to watch for signs of a problem. The faster you can identify an issue with your system, the faster you can have it repaired and the better off it will be. Have look at 3 of the most common ductless issues you need to be aware of this winter.

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These 3 Furnace Noises Indicate a Serious Problem

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

Furnace problems are much more prevalent during winter, when the strain on the system is greatest. If you’re using a furnace to keep warm this winter, make sure that you stay vigilant for signs that your furnace is in need of repair. One of the easiest ways to do that is by listening for any odd noises that may be coming from the system. Let’s go over 3 of the more common furnace noises that indicate an issue with the furnace.

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How Heat Pump Ice can Threaten Your System

Monday, November 21st, 2016

If you notice ice starting to build up on the outside part of your heat pump this winter, do not ignore it. Heat pump ice may seem innocuous, but it can actually seriously hinder the operation of the system under the right circumstances. Let’s take a look at what causes heat pump ice in the first place, and when you need to call for repairs.

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3 Signs You Should Replace Your Furnace

Monday, October 17th, 2016

You can get your furnace to last quite a long time, assuming you schedule prompt repairs and annual maintenance. However, no furnace can last forever. Sooner or later, you’re going to need to install a new furnace in your home. It’s important that you be able to recognize when your furnace is on its last legs so that you can have it replaced before it dies on you. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you need a new furnace.

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How to Finish Summer With Your AC System in Good Condition

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Summer is coming to a close, but we still have a few more weeks of terribly hot weather before things start to cool off. September is often one of the hottest months of the year, and that means that the strain on your air conditioner is going to remain high until the start of heating season. If you want to end the summer with your air conditioner in top operating condition, there are a couple things you should do. Read on to find out more.

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