Yost & Campbell Heating, Cooling & Generators Blog: Archive for February, 2017

Generator Maintenance Services Keep Households Ready

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Generators_iStock_000024890354_XXXLarge-meHome generators often see use in the winter, when blizzards and similar phenomenon can result in power outages throughout the Northeast. A generator keeps the lights on, as well as ensuring that vital appliances such as refrigerators and heaters stay functional in the midst of a crisis.

Unfortunately, such crises don’t limit themselves to the winter months, and while civic electrical grids remain eminently reliable, Mother Nature always has the final word in such matters. Standby generators require regular maintenance to function properly, and only trained professionals can do the job as expected. With winter drawing to a close, now is the perfect time to schedule a maintenance session for a standby generator, helping it get ready for spring.

Continue Reading

How to Get Your Air Conditioner Ready for Spring

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Air_Conditioning_dreamstime_xl_16226383It may seem odd to think about air conditioning in the middle of February, but warm weather will be here sooner than it seems and proper preparation can save homeowners a great deal of money. Homeowners who can anticipate any problems with their air conditioning systems and take a few simple steps to get their systems ready will find the frequency of problems diminishing in the summer. A properly prepared air conditioner will also save money on monthly bills and suffer less strain overall.

Some steps require professional service, while others can be conducted by the homeowners themselves.

Continue Reading