Checking Your Home for Air Leaks

May 20, 2019

Having air leaks in your home can result in a loss of heat in the winter and a loss of cool air in the summer. The average house has enough air leaks to impact heating and cooling, so don’t assume that your home is airtight. You may want to go through the process of checking for leaks. It could lead to a significant reduction in energy costs. Start on the Outside Start by checking all the different places in your house where building materials of different types meet. This means looking at intersections where materials like cement, bricks, stone, wooden...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

Why Indoor Air Quality Is Important

May 14, 2019

The air that you breathe in your home will have every bit as much impact on you as the air you breathe outside. It is important that you ensure the air quality in your home is good because this will help to avoid the various negative impacts that poor indoor air quality can cause. Short-Term Effects of Poor Air Quality In the short run, indoor pollutants and irritants can cause respiratory problems and illness. When one has allergies, poor air quality will accentuate the effect of the pollen that they breathe outside. On the flip side, when the air in...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

Stop the Static Shock in Your Home

May 7, 2019

During the winter months, you probably will notice your home has an increase in static electricity. Static electricity is more common because the dry air has replaced the moist air in the winter. Luckily, there are ways to control the static electricity that forms in your rooms. Why Does Moisture Stop Static Electricity? Water is a conductor for electrons to move freely in your home. When water condenses on the surface of an item, these electrons travel to find other electrons. Static electricity is caused by the missing particles. There are many ways that you can reduce static electricity in...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

Incentives of Getting an AC Tune-Up

May 3, 2019

Many homeowners neglect their air conditioning system, which will only hurt them in the long run. AC units both old and new develop problems. This will create unfavorable changes before the inevitable breakdown occurs. This is why getting tune-ups from a professional HVAC company on a regular basis can be so crucial. You Maintain an Efficient AC Unit Maintenance can increase the life expectancy of your central AC unit, mini-split, or heat pump. A technician will check every component and eliminate small issues. This can range from loose wiring to clattering objects to debris buildup in the vents. A technician...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

What to Look for in a Great HVAC Company

May 1, 2019

Not knowing where to turn for professional service and repairs of your heating and cooling system can lead to feelings of frustration when you’ve never used an HVAC company in your local area. What separates a good HVAC company from a great one? How can you feel confident that the choice you make is right for your needs and budget? The following are a few considerations to help you narrow down your choices to those that are qualified and dedicated to providing great customer service. Recommendations and Testimonials What customers are saying about the HVAC company you are considering should...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

5 Benefits of Financing Your New HVAC System

April 30, 2019

When it comes time to install a new heating and/or cooling system, many homeowners are caught off guard. It can be a big financial burden in some cases and a financial impossibility in others. The good news is that financing is an option for many if not most homeowners. 1. Choose the Optimal System for You and Your Home in Denver is proud to offer various financing options to our clients. A big reason is that it lets homeowners choose the best system for their home rather than make long-term sacrifices based on what they can afford right now. 2....

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

Does Closing Vents in Unused Rooms Save Money?

April 25, 2019

It’s a common misconception that closing the vents and registers in unused rooms in your home will save you money on heating and cooling costs. Although many homeowners believe this, it’s not true at all. In fact, not only will closing vents cost you more money, but it can also cause costly damage to your heating and cooling system. Why Closing Air Vents Won’t Lower the Utility Bill The forced-air HVAC system that most modern homes use is dependent on balanced internal air pressure in order to properly distribute air around the house. Closing a vent will disrupt that balance,...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

5 HVAC System Sounds You Don’t Want to Hear

April 20, 2019

When your HVAC is working, you may hear an occasional click when the system turns on or off. Any strange sounds means it’s time to call a professional repair company to your home. Here are five sounds that you don’t want to hear from your HVAC unit. 1. Rattling Noises You should never ignore a rattling sound. In most cases, this means there’s a loose part or debris in the housing of the unit. You may also hear rattling from the ventilation system. When you turn to , we can clean and check your ductwork anywhere in the Denver area....

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

Equipment That Boosts Air Quality

April 15, 2019

If you live in the Denver area, then you’re likely concerned about the air quality in your home. Clean air can lead to good health, good ductwork, and good living. There are several pieces of machinery that will improve your air’s quality. By installing or upgrading the following equipment, you could have a much more comfortable interior. Air Filterers and Purifiers Unfiltered, untreated air can be full of contaminants, pathogens, and debris that can negatively impact your well-being. Installing robust air filtration and purification systems can provide you with the clean, pure air that you need. A trustworthy air conditioning...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon

HVAC and AC Are Different Systems

April 10, 2019

There is a difference between an HVAC system and an air conditioning unit. However, many people think these systems are the same. If you have ever wondered about the differences between the systems, consider the following information. Terms Are Used Interchangeably To add to the confusion, many contractors interchange the terms “AC” and “HVAC”. It’s important to remember that these cooling systems operate and function a little differently in your home. If you want to know which model is right for you, you will want to contact a professional heating and cooling company. These trained technicians can find the right...

View Article

Continue Reading
Cooper Heating & Cooling icon