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Video – How to Prevent the Pipes in Your Home From Freezing

January 31, 2020

Insulate the pipes in your home on exterior walls or in unheated areas such as crawl spaces, garages, basements, and attics. Turn off the inside water shut-off valve that provides water to your outside spigots or hose bibs. Drain each line by opening the spigot until it stops dripping and then turn off the spigot.…

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Video – Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

December 30, 2019
Cartoon of a woman freezing cold because cold air is blowing out of her vents.

There are a few things to check in your home in the case that your furnace is blowing cold air, such as your thermostat settings, air filter, and your home’s ductwork. If you can’t figure out the issue, give us a call at 208-377-3555 and we will inspect your furnace.

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace the Batteries in My Smoke Detector?

November 29, 2019
Man changing his smoke detectors batteries

Change the batteries in your smoke and CO detectors when you change your clocks for daylight savings. It’s an easy reminder to replace them and is very important for your safety!

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Video—Why Does My Furnace Smell Like Gas When I Turn it ON?

October 29, 2019
Why does my furnace smell like gas when I turn it on?

You turn on your furnace, and you smell gas. What should you do? First assess what the smell most likely is, and you may not need to call anyone. Of course, if you’re still nervous because you just don’t know, turn off your furnace and give one of our highly trained technicians a call at…

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Video – Replace Your Air Filter

September 27, 2019

Change your Boise HVAC filters regularly, as recommended, which is usually at least every three months. A good HEPA filter will catch the particles before they reach your lungs. There’s so much floating in the air our eyes can’t see, and changing your filter as recommended makes all the difference.

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

August 29, 2019
When do I need to replace my air conditioner? Air conditioner with clipboard and paper.

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a hot summer day in Boise, cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should last…

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 1

July 26, 2019
energy saving tip 1

It is no secret that your oven will toast your house up and cooking on a cold day is nice sometimes, but on a hot day it will warm your house up in an unnecessary way. Try to utilize the opportunity you might have to cook outside.

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Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

May 30, 2019
An HVAC technician from Quality Heating & Cooling in performing a maintenance inspection on a Boise resident's home.

Just like a regular physical, a regularly scheduled maintenance appointment can help find and diagnose problems that would be otherwise invisible to you…

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[Video] Why Is My HVAC Unit Making Unusual Noises?

March 20, 2019
Video screenshot of a man being kept up late at night because his HVAC unit is making loud noises in Boise, ID.

If you hear any unusual noise coming from your HVAC unit, please turn it off and call us at 208-377-3555. Don’t attempt any kind of repair without consulting an HVAC certified technician first.

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