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Best Practices for AC Installation

There are usually two reasons why you might be installing a new HVAC system: You’re building a new home or building (exciting!), or your existing unit has kicked it (less exciting). Either way, Max Mechanical provides this checklist for the best ... Read More »

How does UV air purification work?

Good indoor air quality plays an important role in keeping your home healthy. Poor indoor air quality can lead to health problems such as irritation, dizziness, and headaches. It can also lead to things such as cancer or heart disease in extreme ... Read More »

What is a SEER Rating?

After many years of hard work, sometimes it’s your air conditioner’s time to go. If you’re in the market for a new air conditioner, it’s very important to do some research beforehand. Central air conditioners can be expensive, so you’ll ... Read More »

Top 10 Reasons Why Your AC Isn't Working

The summer months are in full swing which means this is the time you’re relying on your AC the most. The last thing you want to happen is for your AC unit to stop working! With AC units sometimes being so complex, issues are inevitable. Even the ... Read More »

kitchen that is cooled using hvac tips to lower energy use during the summer

5 Tips to Save Money on Your Summer Energy Bill

Without a doubt, the most difficult times to control your energy bill as a Dallas homeowner is during the summer and winter – the two extreme ends of the temperature spectrum. As the summer is upon us, now is a great time to implement some ... Read More »

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4 Things You Never Knew About Your Air Conditioner

Closing Your Vents Can Put a Strain on Your HVAC System While it may seem like a normal thing to do in order to divert the cool air to other areas of the home, closing various vents around the house can ultimately put more of a strain on your ... Read More »

3 Must-Know HVAC Maintenance Tips for Homeowners

3 Must-Know HVAC Maintenance Tips for Homeowners

No matter your experience with homeownership, the more you know about your house’s HVAC system and how to properly take care of it can save you some serious money in between your professional routine HVAC maintenance work. It’s a great idea to ... Read More »

How To Tell Whether to Repair or Replace Your AC Unit

How To Tell Whether to Repair or Replace Your AC Unit

With summer approaching, deciding whether to replace or repair your A/C unit is important and time-sensitive. Nobody wants to find themselves stuck in a hot house at the first sign of uncomfortable weather! As HVAC units tend to be rather ... Read More »

how to tell if your A/C unit is the wrong size for your home

Is Your A/C Unit Is The Wrong Size For Your Home?

A question we hear a lot at Max Mechanical from our customers is “what A/C unit is the wrong size for your home?” While the answer seems like it should be straight to the point, unfortunately, there are a lot of factors to consider. Air ... Read More »

3 Brilliant Ways to Hide Your Outdoor HVAC Unit

3 Brilliant Ways to Hide Your Outdoor HVAC Unit

When planning for a polished and beautiful outdoor landscape, oftentimes HVAC units don’t make an appearance in your vision. While a necessary thing to have for your home, it is understandable that people may not be too happy with how the clunky ... Read More »