Refrigerant is a critical component of your HVAC unit. Without the proper levels of refrigerant your unit will experience major problems. Replacing the refrigerant will not fix the problem. In order to repair the issue, you must fix the leak first. Then, the refrigerant needs replacement. If you’re experiencing problems with your HVAC unit, it’s
Regular HVAC maintenance is the best solution to keep your heating and air conditioning system working at its full potential. However, remembering to schedule preventive maintenance often falls through the cracks. Life gets busy, and you forget to stay on top of maintenance until there’s a problem. At J&W Heating and Air, we offer
It’s that time of year. The weather outside starts to cool, and the battle for the thermostat begins. If you’re still arguing over who gets to control the thermostat temperature, then zone heating may be the perfect solution for your home. Start by finding heater companies that specialize in zone heating, like J&W Heating and
Good HVAC maintenance helps address issues before they become a problem. Yet, even with the best maintenance, sometimes issues can creep up on homeowners. One of these issues is ice on your HVAC unit. Ice can build up in your HVAC system causing damage and poor functionality. Anytime you experience ice on your HVAC unit,
Winter means increased heating bills from running your home’s heater more frequently. Like in the hot Jacksonville summers when the air conditioning unit works harder, winter works your heater more. These two times of year use the most energy from your HVAC system. However, with smart preparation and strategies, you can keep your home warmer
Winter is almost officially here, which means it is time for winter vacation. As you prepare all the details for travel, don’t forget to leave your home in good shape while you’re away. This means preparing your HVAC unit to work properly. For homes in Jacksonville, Florida, the weather usually isn’t drastically cold. However, it’s
Imagine the first cold day of the season. There’s a chill in the air and you’re ready to make a warm bowl of soup and snuggle under a blanket. But first, you need to turn on the furnace. However, when you change the thermostat, nothing happens. Your cozy, cool day is now an HVAC emergency.
Prepare your home for winter with HVAC maintenance and protection for your air conditioning unit. Even in mild winter climates like Jacksonville, Florida, air conditioning systems benefit from winterized care. When you protect your HVAC system from the elements, you extend the life of your unit and prevent the need for repairs. Save money and
Each year when the days get shorter and the weather begins to cool, homeowners know it’s time to prepare your home’s heating and air conditioning system for the shift from cooling to heating your home. The first cold days of the season are busy for HVAC professionals as homeowners realize their system has issues.
Have you noticed a spike in your electric bill this winter? When’s the last time you checked your windows and doors for leaks? The air escaping could cost you a fortune. According to the Department of Energy, heating and cooling account for about 48 percent of the energy use in a typical U.S. home, making