Would a ductless mini-split work for my home?
Ductless mini-splits are a great heating and cooling solution for many homes. These innovative and efficient systems have become one of the more popular options available on the market. Every home, and even household members, have different needs and preferences when it comes to their indoor climate. Understanding what ductless mini-split systems are and how […]
What does the color of my furnace filter mean?
Changing the air filter in your heating and cooling system is arguable one of the most important tasks you can do to maintain a healthy HVAC system. They filter pollen, dust, pet dander and other small particles and pollutants out of the air that you and your family breathe. A clogged air filter causes your…
Does Thermostat Placement Matter?
When temperature inconsistencies occur in your home, it is a common mistake to assume that the culprit is either a faulty HVAC system or a thermostat malfunction. An often overlooked, but important component to helping your heating and cooling system maintain an ideal indoor climate is the placement of your thermostat. Thermostat placement might seem…
How To Improve Indoor Air Quality At Home
There are many reasons you might be looking to improve the indoor air quality of your home, ranging from allergies to concerns about safety. Regardless of the reason, there are plenty of ways to boost the quality of air you and your family are breathing. Zero to Low-Cost Options Medium to High-Cost Options Reach out…
What is the Optimal Temperature to Set Your Heat in Winter?
If you have ever shared space in your home or in an office, you know the ideal temperature can vary from person to person. Finding the optimal temperature for overall comfort, while being mindful of energy usage and those sharing the space, can take some time. While fall offers some respite from skyrocketing AC bills,…
Heat Pumps for Massachusetts Homeowners
For Massachusetts homeowners, choosing to install a heat pump system can save significant amounts of money while drastically lowering your carbon footprint. With recent incentives put in place, the popularity of heat pumps has risen sharply. What are the Incentives? If you are a Massachusetts resident, you can benefit from tremendous rebates provided by MassSave.…
Why is My Central AC Not Blowing Cold Air?
The last thing you want on a hot summer day is a malfunctioning air conditioning system. If you are experiencing issues with your AC, knowing some troubleshooting options can often times get your home back to its comfortable temperature without requiring professional repairs. If your system is still running, and just not creating enough cool air, then…
How to Save Money on Commercial Heating and Cooling Bills
As business owners ourselves, we are familiar with the many overhead costs involved. We understand just how important it is to keep an eye on both small and large expenses affecting your bottom line. Energy bills can play a significant role in costs for a business, but there are ways you can save money. Whether…
14 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality
Indoor Air Quality is an important issue for many homeowners. Here are 14 tips for improving the air in your home: 1. Get an air quality test An air quality test will help you find exactly where the source of irritants, allergens, and harmful pollutants are so you can remedy it quickly and effectively. Click here…
Keep Your Home Safe During the Holidays
The holiday season has arrived and at Pierce Refrigeration, we’re looking forward to time spent at home with loved ones. However, it’s always important to remember to stay vigilant and keep safety top of mind, particularly during the holiday season. Nothing can ruin a holiday party or favorite Christmas tradition more than a common (but avoidable)…