Gowland's Heating & A/C Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Slidell’

Is Air Conditioner Maintenance Necessary?

Monday, May 6th, 2024
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Of course, we strongly believe that regular, professional maintenance of the various parts of your HVAC system is the best thing you can do to keep your home in good condition. But life is busy and hectic, and sometimes you have to prioritize. If you’re only going to do the things that are most critical for your home, should air conditioner maintenance be a priority? Is it really necessary?

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This One Water Heater Problem May Require a Replacement

Monday, March 25th, 2024
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It’s always our goal to keep people’s appliances running. As long as they’re safe and we can make sure they’re working well, we avoid recommending that anyone replace a costly appliance. On the other hand, nothing lasts forever. Our customers are our neighbors, and we don’t want them facing unnecessary hazards or wasting money on repairs that won’t have a lasting effect.

Water heaters are a great example of an appliance that people tend to ignore until there’s a problem—usually a cold shower, but sometimes a worse situation. But you shouldn’t ignore it! If you keep an eye on your water heater, you can avoid disaster by catching problems early. 

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How Insulation Saves You Money Year-Round

Monday, February 12th, 2024
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Maybe when you think of a well-insulated home, you might imagine someone far away keeping cozy in their home under piles of snow. Their toasty little fire keeps them warm because their home is heavily insulated. But good insulation matters in all different climates, and it can save you money all year long, including in some ways you probably haven’t thought of.

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The Key Benefits Of An Air scrubber

Monday, January 15th, 2024

In the quest for a healthier home environment, the role of air quality cannot be overstated. Enter the air scrubber. A modern, high-tech and powerful ally in the battle against indoor pollutants and other contaminants. You’ve probably heard of air scrubbers in Slidell, LA, before.

However, did you know that they can do a lot more than just a common air filter? Let’s delve  into the key benefits of an air scrubber. We’ll explore their functionality and the positive impact it can have on your home and well-being.

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How Insulation Provides Year-Round Energy Savings

Monday, December 4th, 2023

We’re all looking out for the most energy efficient ways to provide savings and reduce our energy budgets, but without compromising our comfort. It’s a tough balance to strike, but thankfully, insulation can help with heating and cooling costs year-round.

Let’s take a look at how our insulation services in Slidell, LA can make your home an energy efficient and cost-effective place to live.

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Ways a Dehumidifier Can Benefit Your Home

Monday, October 23rd, 2023

Do you ever feel like your home is in a constant battle with humidity? The sticky air, musty odors and that constant feeling of dampness can be a real downer. But fear not, because there’s a solution in the world of home comfort. It’s dehumidifier installation in Slidell, LA! Let’s look at the wonderful ways a dehumidifier can transform your living space into a haven of cozy contentment.

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What Can Go Wrong During AC Installation?

Monday, September 11th, 2023

Air conditioning installation in Slidell, LA, is one of the larger investments that a homeowner makes. A properly installed AC can keep your home cool and comfortable during scorching summers and help you stay comfortable. With an investment of this magnitude it’s always assumed that everything will go right. However, if the installation process goes awry it can lead to a host of problems. This can include reduced efficiency, frequent breakdowns and even safety hazards. Let’s take a look at some common issues that can arise during AC installation and how you better protect your investment!

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Make Your Heat Pump Live Longer With Regular Maintenance

Monday, July 17th, 2023

Heat pumps are an efficient and eco-friendly heating and cooling solution for many homes in Slidell, LA. They provide both warmth during the winter months and cooling relief in the summer.

To get the best performance and extend the lifespan of your heat pump, regular maintenance is important. Let’s take a look at the importance of heat pump services for your heat pump and discuss important areas of maintenance that you can perform to keep it running smoothly for years to come.

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3 Signs Your Water Heater is in Trouble

Monday, June 12th, 2023

When it comes to home maintenance, some appliances are often overlooked until they start causing major issues. One such essential but often neglected appliance is your water heater.

We rely on it for hot showers, clean dishes, and a variety of other daily tasks. However, like any other appliance, water heaters can experience problems over time.

Recognizing the warning signs of a troubled water heater in Slidell, LA, can save you from unexpected cold showers and costly repairs. Let’s take a look at 3 indications that your water heater is in trouble.

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What Happens During a Home Energy Audit?

Monday, April 24th, 2023
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We strongly recommend that our customers arrange for energy audits for homes in Slidell, LA. A house isn’t just the place where you live, eat, sleep, and spend time with your family. It’s also an entire energy system, and like any energy system, it can become wasteful and lose energy. 

A home energy audit allows professionals a chance to examine your home’s use of energy and identify places to improve it. With the improvements based on an energy audit, a household can save anywhere from 5–30% on its energy bills. That definitely makes an energy audit worth it, and that’s before we consider that these improvements will also make for a more comfortable home.

When you sign up for an energy audit with our team, what can you expect? The steps aren’t always the same, but we can give you a broad outline of what goes on.

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