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Furnace Broken? Here are 5 quick fixes that might help!

Before contacting ACE, here are some simple steps you can take to see if getting your furnace working is a quick fix:

1. Make sure your thermostat is set to “heat”

Sometimes thermostats can be switched accidentally to “cool” in …

How To Help Reduce The Workload Of Your Furnace

Whether you have a heat pump, furnace or some other kind of central heating system, it’s important to make sure you take the necessary steps to keep your heater’s workload down as much as possible. We’ll go through some steps …

Troubleshooting a Frozen Air Conditioner

You would think with it being 90+ degrees outside that it would be impossible for an air conditioner unit to freeze but in fact it’s VERY possible. Here are some reasons an air conditioner can freeze:

Poor airflow with the …

Four Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality

The quality of the air inside your home has a huge impact on your comfort as well as your health. Create cleaner, healthier indoor spaces by following these tips!…

What’s Causing Poor Airflow Through My HVAC System?

Proper airflow is very important to the operation of your HVAC system. When airflow is lacking, you won’t feel the comfortable temperatures you’re expecting inside your home. Aside from wrecking your comfort, poor airflow can be damaging to your system, …

The Best Air-Purifying Houseplants for your Home, According to NASA

In 1989, NASA and the ALCA (Associated Landscape Contractors of America) joined together to study the way houseplants could be used to purify the air in space labs, space stations and other orbiting workplaces for astronauts. Several plants in their …

Keeping Your Home Comfortable with our Humidifier Buying Guide

We’ve picked through some of the top rated humidifiers on Amazon and condensed them into this list of top 5.

Honeywell Germ Free Cool Mist Humidifier, HCM-350 The Honeywell Germ-Free Humidifier features UV technology that helps kill up to 99.9%…

A Visual Guide To Improving Your Home’s Air Quality

Check out our guide on improving your home’s indoor air quality – from mitigating allergens and pollutants, this helpful visual guide is very handy!…

All About Residential MERV Ratings

Did you know that not all furnace filters are created equally? When you walk down the filter aisle at the hardware store, they may all look similar, but it is a filter’s MERV rating that sets it apart from the …