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research and planning
5 Tips for AC Repair and Maintenance
As summer weather arrives, many homeowners will heavily depend on their air conditioning unit to keep their homes cool and comfortable. The…
research and planning
Safely Begin Your Air Conditioning Replacement Today
COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact on our daily lives and routines. Self-distancing and shelter-in-place measures, nationwide, have…
cost and budgeting
Discussing Cost and Payment Options With Your Air Conditioning Contractor
When it’s time to replace your air conditioning unit, it can be a stressful time for your household. But do not fret— replacing your…
contractor selection
Tips For Negotiating Cost with Air Conditioning Contractors
Installing a new air conditioning unit is a large investment for homeowners. HVAC installation costs typically range from $3,500 to $7,525,…
contractor selection
How to Vet an Air Conditioning Contractor on a Call
In recent interviews with Modernize, 90 percent of homeowners requested a checklist to help them find and vet contractors. One of the most…
contractor selection
Avoid Hidden Costs During Your Air Conditioner Replacement
An air conditioner replacement is a smart way to drastically increase the value and energy efficiency of your home. However, installing a…
contractor selection
How to Evaluate Contractors’ HVAC Replacement Quotes
Comparing contractor quotes is an important step in the journey to save on your HVAC improvement project, whether you are replacing an air…
research and planning
How To Find A Quiet HVAC System For Your Home
Based on the location of your system, as well as its size and features, the sound of your HVAC unit can impact on your quality of life at…