Heat Pump Articles

Heat Pumps: Residential Carbon Emissions in the Work from Home Era

July 28, 2022
Father and his daughter are using computer in the kitchen at home

When the world went virtual at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, up to 69% of working Americans brought their jobs home.

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Enjoy the Summer Sustainably

June 28, 2022
Title: Enjoy the Summer Sustainably Photo: Technician inspecting HVAC unit outside

For more information on all of our efficient heating & cooling offerings, contact Vailes Home Improvement Services today to learn more!

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Let’s Talk About Mini-Splits: Three Ideal Applications

May 27, 2022
Blog Title: Let’s Talk About Mini-Splits: Three Ideal Applications Photo: Mini-Split Heat Pump Heating and Air Conditioning Unit

From basement remodels to home additions to home gyms, there’s no shortage of opportunities for a mini-split system to improve your home’s comfort.

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Heat Pump Maintenance Stuarts Draft, VA 24477

May 6, 2022

Michael is a very nice and pleasant person. He was on time and seemed to know what he was doing. Glad you have him on your team. – A.D. S.

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Heat Pump Maintenance in Fort Defiance, VA 24437

May 6, 2022

Casey did a very good job performing maintenance on my system. He was very thorough and went through the list of what all he did. – Becky R.

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Mythbusters: Ductless Systems Require More Maintenance than Ducted

March 30, 2022
Cozy and Modern living room with a ductless unit.

The earliest ductless HVAC systems earned the reputation of being high-maintenance compared to their ducted conventional counterparts.

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When Extreme Cold Strikes, Reliable Performance is Key

February 28, 2022
When Extreme Cold Strikes, Reliable Performance is Key

Homeowners in typically warmer climates may not necessarily need to run out and invest in a hyper-heating system. Call a Vailes Home Improvement representative today to determine the best system for your home and climate zone.

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How Do I Keep My Heat During Extreme Cold Weather?

February 15, 2022
How Do I Keep My Heat During Extreme Cold Weather?

With the record-low temperatures and extreme conditions most of the country is currently experiencing, our Vailes Home Improvement professionals want to share some insights and tips with you to keep your indoors cozy while Old Man Winter blusters away outdoors.

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4 Important Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

November 9, 2021
Stainless adjustable spanner on wooden board plumbing concept. Used for heat pump maintenance

A heat pump offers both the heating and cooling you need for optimal indoor comfort, but keeping up with routine maintenance is critical for it to remain in peak condition.

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Make the Best of Your Heating and Air-Conditioning System

October 26, 2021
living room in a house featuring a couch and a shelf with plants

When shopping for a new heating and air-conditioning system, many homeowners’ wish lists include both efficient operation and improved comfort control. Modern heat pumps can satisfy both demands, but you’ll want to understand the differences between your options.

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