G & S Heating Cooling & Electric Blog: Posts Tagged ‘North Seattle’

Why Use an Air Cleaner or Purifier?

Monday, July 17th, 2017

blowing-nosePollution is a problem that we’ve all heard about, and we’ve all seen photos from different parts of the world — or even our own country — where smog is high and air quality is very, very low at points. A lot of homeowners think of their living spaces as being havens from such issues, but the fact of the matter is that indoor air quality is actually often worse than the air quality outdoors! Don’t worry too much, though, because we can help.

Our indoor air quality technicians install and service various air cleaners and air purifiers in North Seattle, WA. Whatever the particular situation in your home may call for, we’ve got you covered. We also have the training and expertise necessary for determining precisely what that particular situation calls for to begin with. If you are concerned about the air that you’re breathing in your home, contact a member of our team today.

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Electrical FAQ: Do I Need Repairs?

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

plugThere are certain problems that you may encounter in your home that don’t really demand immediate attention. A dripping faucet, for instance, should be fixed as soon as possible because it wastes water and drives up your bill, but it isn’t an emergency that requires immediate action to be taken. Any issues with your electrical system, on the other hand, could lead to dangerous operating conditions.

If you do need electrical repairs in North Seattle, WA, it is absolutely vital that you have them completed ASAP. The longer that you ignore any warning signs of trouble, the more likely it becomes that your system will suffer serious damages and potentially put your health or the condition of your property in jeopardy. But what are some of the warning signs to look out for?

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Common AC Problems: Blowing Warm Air

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

When the heat of the summer season is in full swing, the last thing that you want to be worrying about is whether or not your air conditioner is going to function properly and keep your home cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, there really is no guarantee that it is going to do so. Chances are that, at some point, you are going to have to schedule service for a malfunctioning or damaged air conditioner. That is why you should keep yourself aware of potential warning signs that your air conditioner in North Seattle, WA is in trouble. 

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Tips for Cooling Your Home Affordably

Monday, April 24th, 2017

dollar-in-grassWe do not have the hottest summer weather in the nation here in our geographic region. That doesn’t mean that the heat of summer cannot be oppressive, though, nor does it mean that the costs associated with cooling our homes cannot be an issue. The good news is that there are some ways in which to cool one’s home more affordably without the expense that comes with investing in new, high efficiency air conditioning equipment.

Keep the following tips in mind when cooling your home this summer, and you may start to see your energy costs drop. If you are interested in replacing your existing AC system with a more efficient model, just let us know. We’re happy to ensure that you are able to cool your home the way that you want to. Let us know if you require any AC services in North Seattle, WA.

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How Do Ductless Mini Splits Save Money?

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

The short answer to the question above is: in a number of ways! If you’ve followed our blog at all, you know that we are big proponents of ductless mini split systems around here. Today, we want to narrow our focus on the benefits of ductless mini splits to look specifically at the ways in which using this type of system can save you money. The only thing better than living comfortably, after all, is paying less to do so! When you schedule your ductless mini split services with our team, you can enjoy great comfort at a great price.

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Common Causes of Poor Indoor Air Quality

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

When you think about living comfortably in your home, you may first and foremost think of maintaining comfortable temperatures throughout your living space. However, there is more to true comfort than just temperature maintenance. You must also maintain great indoor air quality throughout your home if you hope to live in the comfort that you deserve. This will help you to live in a healthful environment, as well. There is a lot that can potentially go wrong with your indoor air quality, but our team is happy to help.

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Is Your AC Not Cooling the Air?

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

If so, then you’ve got a big problem on your hands! We are not going to be relying on our air conditioning systems too heavily in the immediate future, but that does not mean that you can afford to overlook such an obvious sign of trouble. If your air conditioner in North Seattle, WA is not able to effectively cool the air in your home, it’s not really good for much, is it?

Fortunately for you, our technicians are here to help get your system back on track. We’ve also got a few tips to help you rule out any obvious issues with simple fixes before you call for air conditioning repairs. Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns that you may have.

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Protect Your Home with a Generator This Summer

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

We’re all looking forward to the arrival of the summer season. Even the cooler days of spring will be a nice of change pace while we wait for the summer’s heat to arrive. As we move out of the winter season, though, we must remind homeowners that summer brings its own challenges, and that an AC may not be the only system that they’ll need to enjoy their time at home to the fullest.

Summertime has a lot to offer, and not all of it is welcome with open arms. Heavy rains and high winds can move in when summer storms arrive, downing trees and power lines in their wake. When that happens, you’ll be glad for having taken our advice and investing in a whole-house generator. 

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3 Benefits of Central Air Conditioning

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

If you are trying to cool down your dorm room or studio apartment, then you just may be able to get by with a window air conditioner. However, if you are serious about cooling your entire house in a successful manner, then a central air conditioner in North Seattle, WA is a much better option to consider. Central air conditioning simply offers benefits that point of use window units cannot match.

Of course, you must also understand that a central air conditioner is not a system that you can install on your own. To guarantee that your central AC is installed properly and that it is ready for the cooling season ahead, you need to schedule service with a trained professional. When you work with us, the job will be done right.

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Why Stick with a Tank Water Heater?

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Like just about everything else these days, water heaters offer homeowners a lot of different options when it comes to system design and operation. Just because there are newer models on the market, though, doesn’t mean that the tank water heater doesn’t still have a lot to offer. In fact, for many homeowners, the tank water heater remains the system of choice.

We know that you want to get the most from your new water heater. That’s why we’d like to give you some tips about why you may want to stick with a tank water heater in North Seattle, WA. Give us a call if you have any questions, or are ready to schedule service.

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