A/C troubleshooting

Before You Call for an A/C Repair, Try These Troubleshooting Tips

Posted: June 15, 2018

Your air conditioner does its best to keep you cool and comfortable through the muggy Maryland summer – until one morning it can’t answer the bell…

Spring to summer

Solving the Heating Bill Seesaw – in June

Posted: June 11, 2018

Think about how many times the weather has swung 30 degrees or more from one day to the next over the last six months…it’s winter one day, spring the next, and summer by Sunday.

Air vent

Getting Warm Air From Your Vents? Your A/C Could Be Low on Refrigerant

Posted: May 31, 2018

If experts have it right, we’re in for a scorching hot summer here in Maryland – so if your air conditioner isn’t working the way it should, it’s probably best to take care of the problem sooner than later.

New propane grill

Propane Grill Safety Tips for Summer 2018

Posted: May 25, 2018

If you have a propane grill (or better yet, a full-on propane-powered outdoor kitchen), you already know that we’re entering prime outdoor entertainment season here in Maryland – time to get out and get cooking!

Sitting under ductless air conditioner

Why Choose a Mini-Split Air Conditioner?

Posted: May 18, 2018

When you think about ways to cool your home, you probably imagine one of two options: a central air conditioner (or heat pump) with vents in every room, or – if your home has no ductwork – individual window units.

Saving money

Save Money with a Carroll A/C or Heat Pump Service Plan

Posted: May 11, 2018

If you’ve read our blog before, you know where we stand on getting routine annual maintenance for your home comfort systems, including your air conditioner or heat pump (hint: we’re extremely in favor of it!).

Items for emergency

Coping with Severe Weather: A Checklist for Your Maryland Home

Posted: May 1, 2018

What do the names Alberto, Florence, Isaac, Nadine, and Oscar have in common?

No, they’re not your daughter’s party friends or locations for your next vacation.

Water heater set

Conventional vs. Tankless Water Heaters – How Do I Choose?

Posted: April 25, 2018

When it comes time to choose a new water heater, there are many options available to you.

Home energy efficiency

Improving Home Energy Efficiency with Propane

Posted: April 17, 2018

If you read this blog, you probably already know that propane is one of the most versatile ways to power your home comfort equipment – but that wouldn’t matter much if it didn’t also do the job so well.

Hello April

April: The Perfect Time for an A/C Upgrade

Posted: April 10, 2018

Well, spring has arrived here in Maryland (in theory, at least, if not in practice) – and that means that warm weather won’t be far behind.

Kids camping out in the backyard

Propane: Your Key to Better Outdoor Living This Spring

Posted: March 30, 2018

Imagine enjoying the comforts of home – but doing it outside, under the stars.

That’s what clean, green propane can do for you!

Refer a friend blackboard

Refer a Friend and Get a $100 Account Credit!

Posted: March 26, 2018

Are you satisfied with the service you get from Carroll? Why not turn that satisfaction into a $100 in credit for your account?

Indoor air pollutant list

Improving Air Quality in Your Maryland Home

Posted: March 21, 2018

Here are two facts provided by the EPA that, when considered together, will probably make you think a little more closely about your health:

Measuring tape

Right-Sizing Your Heating Oil Tank

Posted: March 13, 2018

In our last blog, we talked about considerations for sizing your propane tank. But what if you have an oil-fired system?

Looking outside winter weather

10 Factors That Influence How Long a Tank of Heating Oil Will Last

Posted: March 6, 2018

You may notice, with all the crazy weather we’ve been having, that you’re using heating oil more quickly than you expected, even though the weather hasn’t been consistently cold this winter.

For everything you need in home heating, trust the pros at Carroll Home Services – keeping Maryland homes warm for more than a century! Contact us to get started today!