Westland Heating & Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for September, 2015

3 Signs That Your Water Heater Needs Repairs

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Water heater repairs have a way of sneaking up on people, mostly because water heaters are placed in out-of-the-way parts of the house and tend to do their jobs very quietly. Our weather in Westlake, OH can wreak plenty of havoc on other parts of the house without having to add the water heater to the mix. But like any other appliance, water heaters can suffer wear and tear over time, and if yours hasn’t been serviced in a while then all of those years of work may come back to bite you. You can help your cause out by watching for signs that your water heater needs repairs, then summoning trained help quickly when you do. Here are 3 of them that bear particular mention.

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How to Get Your Air Conditioner Ready for the Off-Season

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Football season has started, and while that doesn’t mean the end of warm days here in Westlake, OH, it does mean that your air conditioner will start seeing a lot less use until it’s finally done for the winter. That makes this the perfect time to get your air conditioner ready for the off-season. A few bits of preparation can save you a great deal of heartache over the winter, and when spring comes again, your system will be ready to go without a hitch. Here are a few steps on getting ready for the off-season.

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Is Bigger Better with a New Air Conditioner?

Monday, September 14th, 2015

With summer slowly giving way to fall and air conditioning season winding down here in Westlake, OH, you may be considering a new system to replace your older, worn-out AC unit. Now is the right time to plan for an air conditioning replacement and with a good company on your side, it can end up saving you a great deal in monthly costs. But laymen in the market for a new system can make a very common mistake: equating the most powerful new air conditioner on the market as the best. It may seem counter-intuitive, but that isn’t actually the case. Bigger isn’t necessarily better with a new air conditioner. Here’s a brief discussion of why.

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How Do Air Purifiers Improve Your Air Conditioning?

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Here in Westlake, OH, we have more than high temperatures to worry about. Humidity levels can become unbearable in the summer, while dust, pollen and other troublesome materials can wreak havoc with our indoor comfort levels. If not kept in check, they can make life extremely difficult for your family, and can put the whammy on your air conditioner to boot. An air purifier system installed by professionals can solve a lot of those problems: not only by improving the quality of your air, but by helping your air conditioner perform at its peak as well. How do air purifiers improve your air conditioning system? Read on for the answers.

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