Posts Categorized: HVAC

8 Tips and Tricks to Keep Your HVAC System Healthy and Happy

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Today, our heating ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems make our homes livable. The ability to heat and cool the home makes it possible to live in the coldest and hottest parts of the United States. Experts at HVAC companies recommend people take some time to do regular maintenance of their systems from time to… Read more »

3 Essential HVAC Services to Keep Your Family Comfortable All Year-Long

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Maintaining your home’s HVAC systems is one of the most important responsibilities you have as a homeowner. If you aren’t taking care of these appliances, you’ll have all kinds of issues on your hands, from uncomfortable temperatures to costly energy expenses. Unfortunately, unless you’re well versed and experienced in various HVAC services, you aren’t going… Read more »

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 »

Minnick’s Is Now on YouTube

Minnick’s is proud to announce our new YouTube channel. We will be posting new content here about twice per month. Our videos will be educational and answer lots of our customers most common questions. Give us a call at (240) 203-6611 to get personalized help immediately. Subscribe today for more videos with tips on how… Read more »

The Autumn 2018 HVAC Checklist

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When well taken care of, an HVAC system can make your home more comfortable all year round. Now that the summer months are coming to a close and fall is almost upon us, you should go over a few things to be sure your HVAC service is ready to handle the chill. Avoid Turning it… Read more »

The Mysterious Phenomenon of ‘Sick Building Syndrome’

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It sounds like a fringe conspiracy theory or an episode of your favorite sci-fi show, but Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) is a very real phenomenon that caused some hysteria in the media a few decades ago. The term was first coined in the mid-1980s by the World Health Organization. At the time, health researchers noted… Read more »

FAQ: What Is A MERV Air Filter Rating?

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You may or may not have heard of MERV ratings in relation to your HVAC service. Do you have allergies? Is your family sensitive to common irritants or bacteria? Here’s the scoop: If one reason that you chose an HVAC system was to help filter your air, improve indoor quality, and trap airborne particles, then… Read more »

How to Prepare for Your HVAC Scheduled Maintenance

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If you’re heading to the doctor’s office, you need to arrive prepared with a list of your concerns and current medications. But how do you come prepared for an HVAC service appointment? What do HVAC companies need homeowners to have ready in advance? Keep reading to learn more. Schedule Maintenance with HVAC Companies Regularly Having… Read more »