Top 5 Home Heating Problems To Avoid This Winter

Top 5 Home Heating Problems To Avoid This Winter

Winter is here! Our Northern Virginia winters bring temperatures in the 30s, sometimes lower, and usually a big batch or two of snow. Winter in Loudoun County means plenty of time spent indoors in the company of family, some favorite electronic devices and your trusty...
Wall-To-Wall Warm: Keeping Temps Constant Throughout Your Home This Winter

Wall-To-Wall Warm: Keeping Temps Constant Throughout Your Home This Winter

Warm in one room… cold in another! It is a frustrating reality of winter. Hot air rises, cold air sinks so how can you maintain a nice, even, constant, reliable temperature – and enjoy consistent temps throughout your home, throughout the winter? As experienced...
Contain the Fire: Winter Tips for Space Heater Safety & Efficiency

Contain the Fire: Winter Tips for Space Heater Safety & Efficiency

Come winter, it gets cold here in Northern Virginia. When temperatures fall, it’s understandably tempting to simply plug in, turn on and crank up an electric radiator or space heater to keep toasty warm. It’s especially tempting to use portable space-heaters in...
Want to Save More Money? Replace Your Home’s HVAC System Sooner Rather Than Later

Want to Save More Money? Replace Your Home’s HVAC System Sooner Rather Than Later

Are you starting to get sticker shock when looking at your utility bills? You’re not alone. All across the country utility rates are going up. Many homes also have aging HVAC systems that are not as efficient as modern systems. But, still, many homeowners are...
HVAC Air Filter Demonstration: Some Really Do Work Better Than Others

HVAC Air Filter Demonstration: Some Really Do Work Better Than Others

Warning: Your fancy, high priced air filter could be doing more harm than good. Follow the bouncing ball in this cool demonstration as home services expert Pete Danielson of Modern Mechanical’s One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning shows that not all HVAC...