Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

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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It Is Time For A Heater Tune-Up?

Monday, October 19th, 2020

furnace-technicianThe weather is starting to cool off at long last. We are reveling in the days when simply cracking a couple of windows can keep the home pleasantly cool and comfortable. However, temperatures are going to continue dropping over the next few weeks and it is likely that you’ve noticed our evenings are already pretty chilly. That’s right: it is just about time to kick your heater into action.

Before you do that, we want to make sure that your heating system is ready to do its job right. Anytime you are about to turn on your heating system for the first time that year, it is vital that you make sure you have a professional look it over beforehand.

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Heater FAQ: Repair or Replace?

Monday, March 23rd, 2020

question-markIt is reaching towards the very end of the season for heating in Charlottesville, VA. Warmer temperatures are fast approaching and are already being hinted at in our day-to-day (like those wonderful cloudy days that peaked around 80°F last week).

While it is likely that some of us are looking forward to a little more sunshine and fresh air, this doesn’t mean that we can just turn off the heater and walk away. The end of the heating season is about more than just a break from requiring warm air and prepping your air conditioner. It is also about doing a last checkup on your heater to make sure it will be able to get the job done next year.

Lets take a minute to review some facts about what signs you should know that will warn you that your heater needs repair … or even needs to be replaced.

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Is Your Furnace on the Fritz?

Monday, March 9th, 2020

furnace-technicianWe are getting the briefest hints of springtime around the corner for Charlottesville. However, while those couple days of sunshine were a treat, it is obvious we still have some chilly weather to contend with until wintertime finally calls it a day.

This is an important time to go the extra effort and make sure that your furnace is going to make it through the remainder of the season. What’s more, you will want to ensure that it will work when you go to turn it on next winter. With that in mind, you should check to see if you need to schedule a furnace repair in Charlottesville, VA.

Repair needs are common toward the end of the season thanks to the wear and tear caused by extended use. Don’t let your furnace go without the help it needs.

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Only Trust a Pro with Your HVAC Care

Monday, February 10th, 2020

AC-technicianAll too often we encounter problems with different HVAC systems in the Charlottesville area that are caused by allowing an amateur to try to “fix” it. This is never a good idea. In all honesty, it is similar to allowing your neighbor to give you a complex medical procedure. Sounds silly right?

When you need service for your heating and air conditioning system, whether it is repairs, maintenance, or a replacement, you should always turn to a professional HVAC company in Charlottesville, VA. If you aren’t sure what kind of a difference this will make, let us tell you!

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