G & S Heating Cooling & Electric Blog: Archive for August, 2015

Tank or Tankless: Which Is Right for Me?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

While you may know someone who is a strong supporter of either tank or tankless water heaters, you should keep in mind that any water heater is going to have its own pros and cons. Both tank and tankless water heaters are fine systems; ultimately, which is right for your home is going to depend upon both your hot water needs and your user preferences. Below, you will find some information which should help you to determine which is better suited to your particular situation. When you are ready to invest in a new water heater in Everett, WA, make sure that you dial our number. G & S Heating Cooling & Electric is happy to ensure that you have a great water heating experience.

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Is Geothermal a Good Fit for My Home?

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Heating and cooling one’s home efficiently and reliably is a great goal to pursue. In this day and age, you can do both with the very same equipment. If you ask us, that is a pretty good deal. Geothermal technology has been with us for a while, but it has really grown in popularity among residential property owners in recent times. Even so, many homeowners are hesitant to embrace this technology, wondering if geothermal heating and cooling in Everett, WA is really the right fit for them. In many cases, it is. Read the following information, and contact the geothermal pros here at G & S Heating Cooling & Electric with any questions that you may have.

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When to Invest in a Replacement Water Heater

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

There are a lot of appliances and electronics that we use each and every day in order to live as comfortably and conveniently as possible. Among these many devices, the water heater is surely one of the most vital. When you take a hot shower, do the laundry, or run your dishwasher, you are counting on your water heater in Everett, WA to heat the water needed in an effective and efficient manner. That is why it is so troubling to discover yourself unexpectedly in need of a new water heater. For this reason, it is wise to replace one’s water heater before the breakdown of the system demands immediate action to be taken. Consider the following information, and schedule your water heater replacement with G & S Heating Cooling & Electric.

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3 Signs of Trouble with Your Thermostat

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Many components in your HVAC system are largely hidden from view, such as the bulk of your ductwork. Others you simply have no cause to interact with directly, such as your compressor. However, there is one vital component of your HVAC system that you have some face to face time with most days, and which must not be underestimated; we are speaking, of course, of your thermostat. Your thermostat in Everett, WA, is one of the most important pieces of HVAC equipment that you have in your home, and it is surely the one that you directly interact with the most. That is why it is so important that your thermostat is kept in fine working condition. Contact G & S Heating Cooling & Electric if you suspect any problems with your thermostat.

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Am I In Need of Professional Duct Sealing?

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

If you, like so many other homeowners, choose to use air ducts in order to distribute heated and cooled air throughout your home, then it is in your best interest to ensure that your air ducts are in the best working condition possible. Doing so can benefit you in a number of ways. If there are tears, weak seals, or points of corrosion on your ductwork, slapping some duct tape on it is not even going to come close to resolving the problem. In fact, duct tape should never be used on air ducts at all! If you are in need of professional duct sealing in Everett, WA, contact the pros on our staff today. G & S Heating Cooling & Electric can complete your duct sealing services with the skill and expertise necessary to get the job done right.

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Has the Time Come for a Full Air Conditioning Replacement?

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

We may not have the hottest summers in the country here in Washington, but things can certainly get quite uncomfortable during the warmest time of the year. That is why it is best to be prepared for anything that the summer weather might throw your way. In some instances, this may require that you replace your air conditioning system. While many problems that you may encounter with your AC will surely have solutions, there will come a time when an air conditioning replacement in Everett, WA is your best course of action. When that point arrives, you need to hire a skilled professional to complete your air conditioning replacement service. Read the information below, and give G & S Heating Cooling & Electric a call if you think that the time for an AC replacement has arrived.

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3 Benefits of Using a Zone Control System

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Homeowners today have their pick of the litter when it comes to choosing a whole-house heating and/or cooling system. Even with so many options to consider, of course, there is always room for improvement. That is why many homeowners choose to supplement their forced air HVAC systems with zone control systems. If you are not using a zone control system in your home, you may be missing out on some great benefits that you’d happily take advantage of. To learn more about how using a zone control system in Everett, WA can benefit you, read the rest of the post below. If you are ready to schedule zone control system services of any sort, just give the pros at G & S Heating Cooling & Electric a call.

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Issues That You May Encounter with a Tank Water Heater

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

It is no fluke that tank water heaters have remained so popular, in spite of newer technologies such as tankless water heaters. The tank water heater is a power house, can be fueled by propane, natural gas, electricity, or even solar energy, and keeps a supply of hot water at the ready. As reliable, efficient, and long-lasting as modern tank water heaters may be, though, the fact remains that there is no such thing as a perfect water heater. All mechanical systems, your tank water heater in Everett, WA included, will encounter operational problems at some point. Below are a few examples of issues that you may encounter. If and when you need professional tank water heater repairs, make G & S Heating Cooling & Electric the company you call.

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Signs That You Could Use an Air Cleaner in Your Home

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

There is no denying how important it is that you have a great HVAC system installed in your home. That is the only way that you can hope to maintain comfortable temperatures therein all year long, after all. Just remember, though, that there is more to comfort than temperature alone. You must also surround yourself with air of the highest quality in your living space. For any number of reasons, though, you may find that the air quality in your home is simply not up to your deservedly high standards. In many cases, the use of a good air cleaner in Everett, WA can help homeowners to overcome such situations. Give the IAQ specialists at G & S Heating Cooling & Electric a call to learn more.

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Generator Tips: Choosing the Right Fuel

Monday, August 10th, 2015

There is no denying the peace of mind that a whole-house generator in Everett, WA can afford you. Power outages, even if they don’t really last all that long, can make your home seriously inconvenient, uncomfortable, and even unsafe for their duration. A whole-house generator is the perfect solution for such problems, as a professionally installed and serviced system will be able to keep your home up and running even when the power from the grid cuts out. As with any other mechanical system, though, there is a lot to consider if you hope to choose the ideal whole-house generator for your needs. Chief among these considerations is which type of fuel you will use. Read the information below, and contact the generator pros here at G & S Heating Cooling & Electric for more details.

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