Tips for Dealing with a Loud Outdoor AC Unit

A noisy outdoor air conditioning unit can ruin your enjoyment of your home, especially when you are trying to relax outside. Determining the cause and finding a fix can help you enjoy a cool home and a quieter atmosphere. The following tips can help. Tip #1: Examine the unit Begin by tracking down the cause of the noise. First, examine the unit up close when it it running. A rattling or banging noise from the exterior of the unit indicates vibration or an improperly secured casing. Read More 

Baby It’s Cold Outside: 3 Problems That Could Prevent Your Furnace From Working Properly

When the cold winter weather rolls in again, you're going to need your furnace to keep you and your family warm. Unfortunately, unexpected breakdowns can leave you in the cold. If you're furnace gives out, take a few minutes to do some troubleshooting. You may be able to discover what the problem is before the repair technician arrives. Here are three problems that could prevent your furnace from operating properly. Read More 

4 Ways To Minimize Food Waste While Having Your Restaurant’s Freezer Fixed

When your restaurant's freezer malfunctions, eliminating food waste can be a big challenge depending on how long it takes to get the freezer up and running again. Whether it takes hours or days to get the freezer fixed, it's a good idea to have a game plan in place that can be used to minimize food waste, as well as profit losses, while waiting for commercial freezer repairs to be completed. Read More 

How To Tape Your Ducts For Better HVAC Airflow

Your HVAC system has a lot of working parts. This means that there are many potential fail points and elements that need constant servicing. Most of the complicated elements in a central HVAC system need to be serviced and repaired by a professional central heating service like Lakeside Heating & Air Conditioning . However, there are many DIY service jobs that you can do to ensure that your system is running at its maximum efficiency. Read More 

Troubleshooting An AC Unit That Blows Hot Air

An AC unit is a critical piece of equipment when you are trying to keep your family warm and safe through the summer, so what do you do when your AC unit starts to blow hot air? You might think that you have no choice but to call an AC technician, but there are some things that you can do on your own.  Check Your Evaporator Coils Your AC unit will have two sets of coils—one located outside your house, and one located inside your house. Read More