Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Home Air Conditioner: Repair or Replace?

Staying comfortable is essential during the hottest months. Use this guide to determine whether to repair or replace your home air conditioner.
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford insulates windows with spray foam insulation

3 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Cold Weather

The leaves are falling, and snow season is just around the corner. Here are four tips to prepare for cold weather.
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American Standard HVAC: Improving Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

In this Today’s Homeowner Podcast, learn about American Standard HVAC products along with some tips about purchasing an AC system and maintaining it.
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Tips For Dealing With HVAC Pros

Air conditioners need bi-annual tune-ups to perform their best. Here's how to hire HVAC pros for the job, and what you should expect.
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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!
Duck Tape for HVAC ductwork

How to Keep Your Home Warm During a Cold Snap

Learn how to prepare your home for a cold snap — watch this clip from The Weather Channel, featuring Danny Lipford, host of Today's Homeowner.
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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.
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Air Leaks: 5 Ways AC Escapes Your Home

Chances are, conditioned air is escaping your home. Find out about these air leaks, and what you can do about them.