Air conditioner short cycling in the summer

What Is Short Cycling and Why Is It Important?

June 26, 2019

Imagine starting your car, driving a block, and turning off the ignition. Then, you fire up your car again, drive another block, and park your car at the next intersection. If you drove this way to work and back each day, your car would probably not last very long. It’s tough on many of a…

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Mistakes to Avoid When Purchasing an Air Conditioner

Mistakes to Avoid When Purchasing an Air Conditioner

June 12, 2019

Purchasing an air conditioner requires effort, but it doesn’t need to be stressful! Whether you’re looking to weather the warmer seasons in Fishersville…

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Ductless Maintenance

May 23, 2019

A ductless heating & cooling system offers many benefits that you can enjoy for years to come if you maintain your system on a consistent basis…

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Plumbing Problems That Cost You Money

April 29, 2019

Here in Fishersville, many homeowners will ignore plumbing problems, hoping they’ll go away. That can be a costly mistake, as these problems almost never…

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Does an Air Conditioner Kill Mold?

April 26, 2019

Mold thrives in damp, humid environments. Your AC is designed to help dehumidify your Fishersville home, removing excess moisture & preventing mold…

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How to Eliminate Dust in My Home

February 26, 2019

Everyone has it, and nobody wants it. Dust. What exactly is it? According to an article in Time magazine “dust consists of some combination of shed bits of human skin, animal fur, decomposing insects, food debris, lint and organic fibers from clothes, bedding and other fabrics, tracked-in soil, soot, particulate matter from smoking and cooking, and,…

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Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

February 21, 2019

Is your furnace blowing air without pause? If so, you’re probably feeling a bit concerned. First, your house most likely feels like an oven. On top of that, your utility bill will be considerably higher with your furnace constantly running. Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem, so you don’t need to…

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What’s That Scent Coming From My Furnace?

January 31, 2019

If your furnace is producing a strange scent, you should always treat it with caution. While the cause for the odor may be benign, it could just as easily be harmful to inhale. When in doubt, always open windows to ensure ventilation, and evacuate your home. For your convenience and protection, our Vailes Home Services…

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How to Save Money on Your Heating Bill this Winter

January 15, 2019

Is your energy bill too high in the winter time? Are you looking for ways to cut costs? There are a number of simple things that you can do at home to save you money. Some of them are big projects but most are simple things that you can do in your day to day…

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Six Ways Your Furnace Keeps You Safe

December 21, 2018

Your fuel-burning furnace has a number of mechanisms that allow it to run safely and effectively. These features prevent fires and protect your indoor air quality. They also work to prevent internal errors from damaging large portions of your furnace. From the team at Vailes, here’s six ways your furnace is working to ensure your…

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