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5 Ways to Keep Your A/C from Overheating

Temperatures are rising and so is the amount of time you have your air conditioner on. During the summer months, your air conditioner runs the risk of overheating. But don’t worry! Change filter – The filter prevents dust, allergens, hair, and other particles from entering your home. A dirty...

Air Ducts: What and how important are they?

Although many people know what air ducts are and their function in a home, many do not! This post is geared towards those people! After reading through this blog, we hope it helps you become more familiar with your HVAC system and knowledgeable about the importance of regular maintenance....

5 Tips to Avoid HVAC Scams

When your air conditioner goes out, you may become vulnerable. Shady contractors prey on vulnerable customers. Below are 5 tips to avoid potential HVAC scams for your safety. Do research before the technician arrives. Get an idea of the typical price range a service visit charges. Confirm what the estimated...

5 Common Myths about Air Conditioning

We all hear tips and stories told between family members and friends about HVAC systems. Often times, the should’s and should not’s that we hear and tell aren’t actually true. Detailed below are 5 common myths told about air conditioning. Air conditioners are just machines that cool the air....

NATE Certification: What is it & why it is important?

All of our technicians at Merts are NATE-certified. But what does that mean? North American Technician Excellence is the largest non-profit certification organization for heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration in the U.S. It was developed by the HVAC industry and has been governed, owned, operated, and supported by...