General HVAC Articles

Keeping Cool for Back to School

October 12, 2021
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If you haven’t already, consider how switching your home to an all-electric HVAC system can help your family through the upcoming school year.

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Why Buy From a Diamond Contractor?

May 24, 2021
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You demand the best and so does Mitsubishi Electric. We have been selected as a Diamond Contractor because we value the highest level of certification, training, and hands-on expertise. Mitsubishi Electric has selected the finest and most knowledgeable HVAC contractors in the industry to provide you with superior sales, installation, and service support possible.

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Introducing the Deluxe Wall-mounted H2i plus™ System!

February 11, 2021
Introducing the Deluxe Wall-Mounted H2i plus™ System! | Vailes

The winter heating season is upon us. Staying warm and comfortable is top of mind for homeowners, especially for those living in Northern climates where the need is greatest for reliable heating.

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Project Profile: The Ultimate Z.E.N. Home

January 29, 2021
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For more information on all of our efficient heating and cooling offerings, contact Vailes Home Improvement Services today.

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MLZ Wins This Old House Best New Home Products Award!

December 28, 2020
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The MLZ One-Way Ceiling Cassette has won yet another industry award, this time claiming a top 20 spot on This Old House’s Best New Home Products, Building Materials list!

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This Thanksgiving, Gather Around the Table, Not the Heater!

November 30, 2020
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By the time Thanksgiving comes around each year, temperatures have dropped across much of the country and you’ve likely turned your heating system on. This year’s no different, with regions all across the U.S. experiencing below average cold temperatures. Instead of cozy winter nights and festive holiday activities you may be envisioning sitting by the heating vents in your home and bundling up head to toe (even indoors).

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An Overview of Popular Green Certifications

October 20, 2020
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In today’s residential construction landscape, there’s a growing popularity of sustainably-built homes. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reports, “one third of single-family builders and multifamily builders/remodelers are developing 50 percent or more of their projects green.” And that percentage is growing.

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Fall HVAC Maintenance

October 12, 2020
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As the saying goes, “Time and tide wait for no one.” Whether you’re prepared or not, the summer months and warmer weather are gone, moving aside for fall and cooler temps. That means here in Fishersville you need to think about preparing your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system for fall maintenance. Maintaining your…

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Mythbusters: The Bigger the HVAC System, the Better

September 17, 2020
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While variable-capacity HVAC technology was introduced to the U.S. over 30 years ago and is very common abroad, many consumers in the U.S. are still unfamiliar with heat pump technology and are still untrusting of its capabilities. With that mindset, there’s a lot of “myths” about these systems that we’re setting out to debunk! Myth: The…

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HVAC Ways to Go Green in Your Home

June 12, 2020
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Going green is all the rage. And it’s understandable why. We all have a responsibility to care for the world around us for future generations. You probably already take at least small steps to do things like reduce, reuse, and recycle.

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