The scalding temps of the Texas summer are here. But with many of us staying indoors and trying to keep cool, you may notice a spike in your energy costs. While rising electric bills are unfortunately just a part of the season, there are actually a variety of things you can do to save yourself some money, all while keeping your family comfortable all summer long. Read More
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With summer finally settled in, hurricane season is quickly approaching. While you prepare your home for potential impact, make sure to check your AC system. Below you’ll find five easy steps for protecting your investment and preparing it for any potential inclement weather. Read More
Your HVAC unit is one of the biggest investments for your home. While you rely on it to keep you and your family comfortable, it can be hard to determine when the right time is to make an upgrade. There are many factors that determine whether you should repair or replace your air conditioner, the following four can help you make the decision that is best for you. Read More
As the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus continues, many people are focused on reducing their chances of contracting COVID-19. Indoor air quality and pollutants should always be an area of concern for homeowners, especially during this time. Germs, viruses and bacteria can easily spread through your heating and cooling system. In this blog, we discuss how you can protect your family from germs by educating yourself on Indoor Air Quality. Read More
Mild temperatures of winter are coming to an end, which means the hot, humid Houston summer is right around the corner. With average summer temperatures simmering above 90 degrees, your air conditioning unit is vital to your comfort and safety. Read More
Making an investment in a new heating system can be overwhelming, but it’s the far better alternative to waking up in a frigid home in the middle of winter. Whether you’ve been actively looking for a new furnace, or if you’re wondering whether you need a new unit, we’ve compiled seven questions to ask yourself that can help you determine if it’s time for a new heater. Read More
The holidays are nearly here, and with all of the season’s twinkly lights and late-night gatherings, your December energy bill is likely far from cheerful. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can save on your energy bill this holiday season, while still enjoying all this time of year has to offer.
Switch to LED Lights
Making this one small change can save you a lot on your energy bill. LED bulbs are more environmentally friendly, and use far less energy to operate, 90% less than traditional strand lights in fact. Plus they run only about $10 per strand, so it’s one of the cheapest ways to save this season.
The weather is finally cooling off, meaning it’s time to switch on the heater so you and your family can remain warm and comfortable in the dropping temps. But what happens if your furnace breaks or won’t turn on at all? The quickest way to ensure you’re warm again in no time is to contact the professionals at Elite Comfort Home and Commercial Services, where a team of certified HVAC technicians have seen it all, and can determine the best solution for you in just one home visit. Read More
Like many important components of your home, your climate control system is something you rely on every day, even if you may not consciously think about it much. Your HVAC system keeps you cool and comfortable in any weather, working to protect you from Mother Nature’s extremes. The very last thing you want during the blazing heat of summer or the dipping temperatures of winter is a broken heating and cooling system. Read More
We all love and adore our furry family members. We feed them, play with them, cuddle with them and so much more to ensure they have great lives. However, pets and your HVAC system cannot exist harmoniously without a little help from you. Check out our HVAC tips for pet owners to be sure you get the most out of your heating and cooling system while keeping your pets safe and happy. Read More