Tips to Lower Your Energy Bill

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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 »

5 Ways to Achieve the Ideal Home Temperature

5 Ways to Achieve the Ideal Home Temperature (Without Breaking the Bank!)

What is the ideal home temperature? Don’t be surprised if the answers you receive to this question widely vary – and not just numerically. While some may prioritize comfort over cost, others may prefer to ensure maximum efficiency and ... Read More »

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5 Ways to Save Money on Heating This Winter

No one likes to get a big utility bill for heat over the winter, and this is especially true after the holiday season. However, there are a few ways to make sure that you save money on home heating this winter. Of course, at Max Mechanical, we ... Read More »

Benefits of Installing Solar Screens

How Investing In Solar Screens Can Keep Your Home Cooler

Texas summers inspire barbecues, fishing trips and afternoons by the pool. Our sizzling temperatures also fire up strategies for beating the heat indoors. Like most homeowners in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you might be running low on new ideas, ... Read More »

Saving Money and Energy With An Energy Efficient Air Conditioner Infographic

Heating and Cooling Energy Consumption

In this infographic we take a look at the amount of energy consumed by heating and cooling systems and how investing in a new air conditioner can help lower your electric bill. The latest data reports that energy consumption from heating and ... Read More »

How a Programmable Thermostat Can Save 10% on Your Energy Bill

The digital age makes life easier on so many levels, but did you know that it can save money on your home energy bills every month? According to, installing a programmable thermostat can reduce your cooling and heating costs by 10 ... Read More »

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Improve Your Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation Systems

If you shut yourself in a room with perfect insulation and an endless supply of entertainment, food and water, you might have fun for a while. However, without proper ventilation and indoor air quality you will eventually lose all of the fresh ... Read More »

Preparing your home for winter weather heating.

HVAC Best Practices for Winter

Sometimes in Texas we can get blindsided with winter heating costs. High-energy bills in the summer are expected by anyone experienced in DFW air conditioning, but winter occasionally happens as well. We don’t expect it to ever really get cold, ... Read More »

Air Filter Info

The single most important thing you can do to keep your air conditioning and heating system working efficiently is to make sure the air filter is matched to the unit and is clean. The indoor air that you breathe can be teeming with micro ... Read More »

How much should a spring tune-up cost me?

How much should a spring tune-up cost me?

The quick answer is around $70, but let’s look into this further… A $29 AC tune up?! That’s right. only $29 . Some companies offer a spring tune-up for this low price. Outside of the Dallas-Fort Worth area they have been known ... Read More »