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  • Halloween Heating Tips for Homeowners

    At Rockwall One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating, we understand that high utility bills are way scarier for homeowners than spooky Halloween costumes. As our Halloween treat, here are some tips in keeping your home cozy and comfortable this All Saints’ Eve: Get Annual Maintenance It is always a good thing to check your heating system regularly and not only when you experience problems. If you do not know how to do it, schedule a maintenance plan with a certified technician from a qualified HVAC company. A thorough inspection will ensure that your system works in its optimum performance throughout the season. At the same ti... Read More

  • Common Heating Myths Debunked

    False energy conservation tips often misguide homeowners. That’s why instead of saving, most of them unknowingly waste their energy, time and money. Be wise! Don’t fall victim to these common heating myths. I should turn off my furnace when I’m away This is a clever idea and might be effective in some heating models. However, we would suggest keeping your system ON rather than forcing it to reach the desired temperature the moment it’s turned back on. If you are using a smart thermostat, program it to operate when you need it most. Make use of energy-saving mode. When you’re away for a short period, set the thermostat ... Read More

  • Best Ways to Prepare Your HVAC for Fall

    Homeowners in Rockwall, TX know that fall is the perfect time for some cleaning and maintenance. Particularly, they understand the importance of giving a dose of TLC to their HVAC systems during the cold season. No one wants a broken furnace in the winter, right? We have prepared a list of the best ways to prepare your HVAC for fall. 1. Replace Air Filters Whenever the season changes, it pays off to replace your air filter. A clean filter improves the efficiency of your system and decreases energy consumption for a lower utility bill. A clogged and dirty filter is a small issue, but when left unattended, it spells total doom of yo... Read More

  • Here’s a Tip: Upgrade Your Thermostat

    Technology has become an important aspect of our lives. They benefit us in many fields, like work, mobility, access to information, and more. However, did you know that technology also plays an important role in our indoor comfort? That’s right! Thanks to programmable thermostats! If you are still using the traditional thermostat, it may be time for you to upgrade to a programmable type. Here are some of the top benefits of a thermostat update: Convenience Programmable thermostats allow homeowners to set their desired temperature whether or not they are at home. Smart thermostats can be scheduled to adjust automatically and can... Read More