Tips & How Tos

protect hvac unit from ice

February 3, 2016

How to Protect Your HVAC Unit from Ice and Snow

Every year, hundreds of home and business owners endure bitter cold while they wait for their air conditioning and heating system to be repaired. Ignoring the threat posed by harsh winter conditions can mean a winter full of discomfort and ... Read More »

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November 28, 2015

4 DIY HVAC Maintenance Tips For Winter

There is much Do-it-yourself HVAC maintenance for winter that go beyond the usual advice of removing dried grass from the outside unit. At Max Mechanical, we know that there is more to HVAC maintenance than giving your unit a good wash and ... Read More »

ac isn't blowing cold air

June 10, 2015

Why Your AC Isn’t Blowing Cold Air

Nothing is better on a hot Texas summer day than to have the air conditioner on and absorbing all the cool air coming out of it. On the other side, there are few things worse than to have an AC not blowing cold air, since that puts you at the ... Read More »

removing excess water from ac unit

June 3, 2015

How To Remove Excess Water From Your HVAC Unit

It doesn’t matter whether you live in Dallas, Fort Worth or Arlington, you can rest assured that the summer months will be torrid ones for anyone in the area. That means that having a properly working air conditioning (AC) unit is absolutely ... Read More »

how often should i change my ac filter

May 7, 2015

How Often Should I Change My AC Filter?

      Summers in North Texas can be brutal, with triple-digit temperatures a regular part of that time of year. It really doesn’t matter what area you’re talking about, whether it’s Dallas, Fort Worth or Arlington, the need ... Read More »

Air Sealing, Keeping The Heating In This Winter

November 12, 2014

Air Sealing, Keeping The Heat In This Winter

When that cold north Texas weather starts creeping inside the house, it does more than send you diving into the sweater drawer. It forces your home heating system to work overtime, and that leads to unexpected repair bills and higher energy ... Read More »

How To Clean Your Condensate Drain Line

September 9, 2014

How To Clean Your Condensate Drain Line

Wet carpets and water dripping from the ceiling are sure signs of air conditioner trouble. You’re probably dealing with a clogged condensate drain line that needs attention right away. If the AC operates with a float switch, carpets and ... Read More »

Summer AC Tips

June 20, 2014

5 Summer Air Conditioning Tips To Help You Save Money

You can depend on Dallas-Fort Worth summers to put the sizzle in your backyard cookouts and melt the ice in your tea. You can also count on monthly utility bills shooting up along with the mercury. Don’t let the heat burn a hole in your ... Read More »

Grand Prairie HVAC Contractors - How To Hire The Right One

April 17, 2014

Grand Prairie HVAC Contractors – Hiring The Right One

When you need a reliable HVAC contractor in Grand Prairie, the neighbors might know someone, or you can try an Internet search. However, heater and air conditioning repair can be expensive, so it’s important to hire someone who’s experienced and ... Read More »

heating unit

October 10, 2013

How Neglecting Your Heat Pump Can Cost You More

It’s not an air conditioner, and it’s not a heater, but it keeps your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter. Your heat pump is a marvel of engineering and technology that saves from 30 to 40 percent on annual utility bills. However, ... Read More »

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