Be cool tips: AC tune ups, equipment, ideas

AC Tips

There’ve been a lot of cool dudes through the decades… Cool Hand Luke (great movie from the 60s), Joe Cool (that’s Snoopy for the younger generation) and Rapper LL Cool J (that one is for my kids). Point is, being cool is being laid-back, relaxed and stress-free. It’s what we all want this summer after…

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Why get an HVAC Tune Up

Howald spring tune up

It’s that season again–time for an AC tune up as winter turns to spring in Indianapolis. Homeowners often wonder why HVAC companies recommend HVAC system tune ups twice a year. Some people might think it’s just a scam to make some money. Nope! It’s about maintaining your system to ensure coming home never felt so…

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Are you ready for the big melt? A sump pump checklist

Sump Pump In Basement

If you find yourself with a sump pump emergency in the next few days, we’re here 24-7 to serve you. Call 317-255-4328. We survived the snow last week. Hope you did, too! Now let’s prep for the BIG MELT. Temps are rising this week. Is your sump pump ready? Use this checklist. Frozen lines: be…

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Don’t get left in the cold: Larry’s furnace tips

Furnace Tips

I love cold weather. I mean really cold… think hot-chocolate-sipping, slipper-wearing, fireplace-roaring cold. And while it’s wintry this week. It looks like next week (Feb. 8) it’s gonna get really sub-zero chilly. You don’t want the furnace going out in this kind of weather. Here are a few easy furnace tips to be sure your…

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Shocked at home? Maybe you need a humidifer

Howald Humidifier

Baby it’s gonna be getting cold outside. Now is the time of year when temps turn cooler and static electricity starts. It’s probably fun for the kids to “shock” each other, but for us adults it means something is not quite right with our indoor air quality. Maybe you’re waking up in the morning with…

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New air conditioner? Be cool

New AC

How ever you want to look at it, buying an air conditioner is a tough job. Homeowners often know what they want … it’s simple, they say, “I want to be cool when it’s hot.” If their AC is broken down, they do not want to wait until tomorrow morning. I hear you, “Me want…

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New Furnace Buying Tips From Larry Howald

Larry Howald

OK. It’s really cold out in Indianapolis! We know there’s nothing worse than hearing it’s time for a new furnace. It can be a hit to the wallet. Here are some ideas to help your household make a good buying decision at a reasonable cost when the time comes. 1. Cost for repairs vs. new:…

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Dirty ducts? Call us!

Dirty Ducts? Let’s talk! Typically dust, dirt and stubborn stuff stuck in your home’s duct work doesn’t just lay there ready to get out of your house. It holds onto the duct work. That icky stuff makes your home its home. Don’t just try to suck out the dust and dirt. Brush it off and…

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Howald Customer Satisfaction Survey Results, Thank You!

Larry Howald

Thank you to everyone who took time out of their day to answer our customer survey in September. Your input and feedback have been carefully reviewed. Here’s a summary of the results customers provided. We’re humbled by the feedback. Nearly 95% say they are highly satisfied with our team. And that same 95% says they…

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HVAC tune up

Weather in Indiana this week: let’s review. Saturday and Sunday were sunny and close to 50 degrees. Then we had fog and now there’s snow. What the heck? There seems to be absolutely no certainty in what’s going to happen next. Right? Wrong! Here’s what we know. Spring is coming. You’ve probably seen a few…

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