Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Poor Airflow = Poor Heating

Monday, March 8th, 2021

filter-ductTemperatures are likely to start warming up in the next few weeks. But that does not mean that we should be shutting down our heating systems just yet. We may still be in for some chilly nights, and you’ll want to make sure your heater is on stand-by. Of course part of that is making sure that your heating system is able to operate effectively and efficiently when you need it to.

If there is something messing with the airflow into or out of your heater this can affect your comfort in a bad way. We want to cover why the airflow for your heater is important and what might be messing with it. Doing this will make sure you will know when to reach out for professional heater repair in Charlottesville, VA. Some of this information can even be applied to benefit your air conditioner too!

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Why Kettling Is Bad News

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

Boilers are powerful heaters for homes around here. Using the power of heated water cycled through pipes in the home, a boiler can help to provide radiant heat on the coldest of days. That is, it can do this as long as it is working properly. If there is a problem that is hindering your boiler’s ability to do its job, it’s going to affect your home comfort. It’s also going to affect your energy bills in the long run. This is why it is important to know when to contact a professional for a boiler repair in Afton, VA.

Our team works hard to provide prompt and effective repair services to homes throughout the area. However, to do this we need you to contact us and let us know there is a problem we can help with. With that in mind, we want to tell you about one of the most common signs a boiler needs repairs: kettling.

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How to Figure Out If Something Is Wrong With Your Boiler

Monday, February 8th, 2021

woman-doing-researchBoilers are known for being powerful systems. Using radiant heat, a boiler can create strong warmth that permeates throughout the house. It is a system that you can find in multiple homes for heating in Charlottesville, VA. It is also, of course, a system that should always be handled by a trained professional.

If your boiler is acting up, then getting repairs for the system as soon as possible is your best option. Waiting on repairs is only going to lead to higher operating costs and put your boiler at risk of needing an early replacement. Scheduling boiler repairs as soon as possible will ensure your comfort without a higher cost. That is what we are here to help with.

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5 Furnace Repairs You May Need

Monday, January 25th, 2021

furnace-gas-burnersThere has been a lot occurring in our country over the past several days, to say the least, along with some big changes. But some things have not changed. What do we mean? Well, no matter what happens in our capital, you still want to keep your home comfortably warm until the winter cold gives way to warmer weather. To do that, you need to address any issue with your furnace in Crozet, VA as soon as it pops up.

You may be wondering at this point whether you need a furnace repair service. You shouldn’t get a service you don’t need, after all. So the question arises, how do you know when to reach out for repairs? We can give you a quick overview of some of the furnace repairs you may need to reach out to a professional to handle.

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You Can Still Schedule Heater Maintenance

Monday, January 11th, 2021

wrenchesThe holiday season may have wrapped up but winter isn’t done with us yet. Your heating system has been working hard this season and doing a pretty good job. However, at this point, there is a chance that it is starting to feel the stress a little bit. There is a way to combat this thankfully.

Scheduling heating maintenance in Charlottesville, VA is a great way to help improve its operation and efficiency. While this is usually a service that is knocked out in the fall, it is never too late to get a tune-up taken care of. Maintenance that is done even in the midst of winter can benefit your system in multiple ways.

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What Furnace Is Better: Gas or Electric?

Monday, December 28th, 2020

mom-with-baby-doing-researchChoosing a heater for your home is no small deal. The system you select, and the individual who performs the installation, can combine to make or break your comfort for years to come. Let’s say you’ve narrowed it down a bit—you know you want a furnace as your home heating system. You still have one more choice to make! You have to figure out if you want an electric furnace or a gas furnace in Palmyra, VA.

The first thought that most people have when they come to this choice is to say, “Well which one is the best option?” The truth is that the answer depends … on you! Let us help you figure out which type of furnace is the best option for your home and offer our expert installation services when you are ready to move forward.

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Do You Need to Retire Your Old Heater?

Monday, December 14th, 2020

Just because you have a heating system doesn’t necessarily mean you are going to have reliable heat. An old heating system that needs to be retired is likely to be less effective, or even completely ineffective, at providing you with warmth. It’s like having a car that barely runs or doesn’t run at all—you have a car but you aren’t going anywhere.

When it comes to keeping Crozet, VA heating systems in working order, you can come to Mack Morris Heating & Air Conditioning for help. We can identify if and when you need to retire your old heater and then work with you through the replacement process.

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What’s Messing With Your Heater’s Airflow?

Monday, November 30th, 2020

service-timeThere’s plenty of great activities and events to enjoy around here. Whether you are attending a walking tour to learn a bit more about Charlottesville, enjoying some great music at Jazz Wednesdays, or taking in the beauty found in one of our art museums, you can always find something interesting to do in this town. When you come home from those enjoyable events and experiences though, you want to be able to wind down in a house that is warm and comfortable, not one that is cold and unwelcoming.

If your furnace or heat pump needs a heater repair in Charlottesville, VA, you may discover that you are walking in the door to a house that refuses to warm up. Thankfully, you aren’t without any source of help. All you need to do is reach out to us to get the issue identified and resolved. It could be as simple as restoring the airflow in your system!

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Why Your Heat Pump Isn’t Heating

Monday, November 16th, 2020

You just got home from a long day and all you want is to get the chill out of your home and curl up on the couch to relax. You are finally comfy with a book when you start to notice that, while the heat pump is running, it isn’t warming up the house at all. This is never a good sign.

When your heat pump isn’t operating properly, it may mean it needs a heater repair in Charlottesville, VA. If this is the case, you should reach out to Mack Morris Heating & Air Conditioning for the services you need.

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Address This Furnace Repair ASAP

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

furnace-gas-burnersFall, winter, and a good part of spring around here can be pretty chilly. Thankfully, you have a natural gas furnace that can keep your home comfortable no matter how nasty the temperatures get. These are great systems for providing reliable warmth during colder weather. However, if something is wrong with your furnace, it can hinder your comfort and can threaten your safety too.

When you notice something is up with your furnace, it is a good idea to schedule furnace repair in Crozet, VA soon. This is especially important if you have a cracked heat exchanger.

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