Posts Categorized: Heating

Take Control Of Your Utility Bills With Changes Big And Small

Your heating bills can add up, especially during the coldest months of the year. But the good news is that there are steps you can take to make your furnace more efficient and your high utility bills more controllable. Whether you’re looking to make a few small changes around the house or you’re ready to… Read more »

How To Choose A Carbon Monoxide Detector

Maryland Carbon monoxide inspection

A carbon monoxide is a low-cost safety device that every homeowner needs! It protects your family, alerting you to danger much like a smoke detector. Only carbon monoxide (CO) is more dangerous than smoke because you can’t smell it, taste it, or hear it! CO poisoning is an invisible danger for every Montgomery and Howard… Read more »

Frost / Ice On Your Heat Pump? How To Fix It

iced over heat pump

UPDATED 1/5/2018 Is Jack Frost nipping at your nose and your heat pump! When the temperature drops during a Maryland winter, we commonly see frost and ice on heat pumps. The heat pump has a defrost cycle to melt the frozen liquid, but sometimes it doesn’t help. If the ice or frost stays on your heat… Read more »

Top Reasons Your Heat Went Out And How To Fix It

Maryland Heat Repair

UPDATED 1/3/2018 When the temperature drops, heating systems fail due to increased use. Heating problems can happen any day of the winter, though, even on so-called warmer winter days. The five most common heating system problems you can expect as a homeowner, and the steps you can take to prevent them, so you don’t get… Read more »