10 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Air-Conditioning

Many individuals cannot imagine their days without their cooling systems in their homes, at the workplace, and even in their vehicles. However, many summers before the year 1902, people had to deal with the scorching heat without air conditioners. Truly, there is very little that we know about our best pals during the hot days… Read More…

Maintaining the HVAC Compressor

Often compared to the human heart, your AC’s compressor is a vital part that must be checked regularly to ensure that the entire system is working properly. In order to determine how the compressor is running, all aspects of the HVAC system must be considered. A routine maintenance tune-up is necessary so that potential issues… Read More…

12 Cool Ways The Invention of the AC Changed the Way We Live

Our air conditioning units are probably appliances we have at home that we don’t pay much attention to. When it’s breezy and the weather is cool, we tend to take our air conditioners for granted. But the moment the temperature starts to rise, drastic measures kick in and that includes keeping our homes cool while… Read More…

Making Your HVAC Unit More Efficient

After you have moved into your new home, one of the things that you normally check after your first month is your utility bill. If it is higher than normal, it could be that your HVAC system is the cause. As heating and cooling account for roughly 50 percent of energy costs, you may want… Read More…

Things to Consider When Looking at Home’s HVAC Systems

Purchasing a new home is sometimes filled with uncertainty and hidden costs. Oftentimes, these costs don’t surface until months or even years later. Whether you own your house or are just renting, one of the biggest hidden costs that you will need to deal with are the HVAC equipment and its issues. It is important… Read More…

22 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Carrier ACs

Carrier Corporation, manufacturer and distributor of heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, celebrated its 112th anniversary last July 17th 2014. With more than 10 decades of experience in providing air conditioning and refrigeration solutions, it is fitting that we take a look at some of the unknown yet interesting facts about Carrier.   Fact #1:… Read More…

12 Astounding Facts about Air Conditioners That You Probably Did Not Know

Air conditioners are possibly one of the most fascinating inventions of the human race. Many of us may think that we all have Willis Carrier to thank for this technology – but there’s actually more to its history and evolution than meets the eye. 1) So, who really started it all? While the air conditioner… Read More…

Protecting Your Home and Your Family from Cold Weather

Whether you are staying outdoors or just at home with your family and friends, it is important that you employ precautionary measures that will keep you warm and safe during the cold weather. According to the National Weather Service, extreme cold in 2013 has resulted in roughly 46 deaths. With another blast of cold air… Read More…

Clothing Tips for the Winter Season

Although the winter season is the best time to enjoy snow sports, it can also be hazardous especially if you come unprepared. Having the proper clothing will help you stay warm and protected during the cold months. 10TV shares some tips on how to protect your body and stay warm throughout the winter season. –         … Read More…

Do These 5 Things BEFORE You Buy a New Heating and Air Conditioning System

Ideally, exploring various HVAC options is part of planning for building a new house. However, it’s never too late to make these considerations now, particularly if you’re looking into replacing an old one. If you are replacing an old unit, by now you should have some ideas about the needs and characteristics of a heating… Read More…