Why Going Ductless Is Great for Home Heating

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Every time we address the topic of home heating in a place like Las Vegas, we place a focus on making sure that our customers receive value. Obviously, heating systems do not do as much work during the year in our climate as air conditioners do. But this makes it especially important to find a heating system that provides a sufficient level of heat during the time it is running without costing too much to run.

One of the best choices available for energy efficient home heating here in the Las Vegas valley is a ductless mini split system.

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Watch Out for These Seasonal Heat Pump Issues

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

It’s nice when the hot weather in Las Vegas cools off for the winter. It’s a mild winter, of course, but it’s a pleasant break from the sweltering heat of much of the rest of the year.

On the other hand . . . our homes will need heating when the temperature drops below the 50s during the night. This is where having a heat pump is great: it does a fantastic job of cooling of a house during the many hot days, and can handle our occasional cold days and nights easily.

We want to help you keep your heat pump in good shape until it settles back into cooling mode. Here are some winter troubles your heat pump may encounter.

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My Heater Died—What Type of Heater Should I Replace It With?

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Usually the words, “my heater died,” are spoken with an exclamation mark at the end: “My heater died!” Here in Las Vegas, a broken heater is a bit less of an urgent problem, since our coolest weather is down in the 40s, not in the negatives! But you can’t go through the winter with a broken heater, and if the system is beyond reasonable repair (i.e. any repair would be more than half the cost of getting a new heater) it’s time to have a replacement put in.

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