Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
Danny Lipford talks about fireplace safety on The Weather Channel

Stay Warm and Safe With These 4 Fireplace Maintenance Tips

When temperatures dip, you’re tempted to throw logs in the fireplace. But before that happens, you should understand these basics of fireplace maintenance.

How to Insulate HVAC Ductwork

If your HVAC ductwork's insulation has seen better days, replace it to improve energy efficiency and reduce your utility bills. Here's how.
American Standard air conditioner condenser unit, seen outdoors on a bright sunny day

How to Lengthen the Life of Your Heating and Cooling System

A replacement heating and cooling system, which most people want to delay purchasing, could cost $4,000. Your AC will last longer if you follow this plan.
Air conditioner condenser units

Air Conditioner Guide: From Maintenance to Buying New Systems

Staying cool is on the top of most people's minds during the hot summer months. But what if your air conditioner isn't working properly, or you don't have one at all? Try our tips to keep cool!
Friendly American Standard HVAC technician, who is wearing a cap, smiles, holds a clipboard, and stands beside a condenser unit

4 Types of AC Units to Consider

An air conditioner is a must, regardless of the season. If you're not sure which type of AC unit to buy, here's a guide on four of the most popular units.
American Standard air conditioner condenser unit, seen outdoors on a bright sunny day

5 Easy Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips

Find out how to perform five important DIY maintenance tasks on your air conditioner to help avoid emergency breakdowns and save money on your energy bills this summer.
an outdoor ac unit

How to Clean a Condensate Drain Line

Algae, mold and mildew can build up inside an air conditioning unit's condensate drain line and form a clog. Watch this video to learn how to prevent this.
Woman repairs air conditioner ductwork with metallic foil tape

How to Repair Leaks in A/C Ductwork

Finding and sealing leaks in your air conditioner's ductwork can save energy and lower your heating and cooling bills. Watch this video to learn more.

Is Your Room Not Getting Any Heat? Here Is Who to Call!

What do you do when a room isn't getting any heat?  Karen added on a room that isn't having problems cooling in the summer. It's winter when there is a problem.  The room isn't retaining any heat!