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What size A/C

What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need?

Posted: June 18, 2019

If you’re ready for a high-efficiency cooling equipment upgrade for your Maryland home (if your A/C is more than 12 years old, you probably should be), there are many factors to consider before you make the investment.

HVAC unit

10 Signs Your A/C Needs Service

Posted: June 10, 2019

Summer 2019 is on its way, and here in Maryland we’ve already gotten a taste of the kind of the hot, sticky weather that’s supposed to stick around our area for the duration of the season.

Central A/C maintenance

A Reminder on the Importance of Routine A/C Maintenance

Posted: June 3, 2019

You might be tempted to pass over your annual A/C maintenance in the coming weeks – after all, your home cooling system was working just fine last year, right?

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Four Ways to Make Next Heating Season Easier

Posted: May 27, 2019

If you are a “will call” customer for your heating oil or propane, you’re probably familiar with the phenomenon of heating bill sticker shock

Hurricane

Hurricane Preparedness in 2019

Posted: May 20, 2019

Erin. Lorenzo. Olga. Fernand. No, they’re not characters from a new hipster show on Netflix – they’re names for 2019’s Atlantic hurricanes, and we could be hearing a lot more about them once Atlantic Hurricane Season gets underway on June 1.

Heating oil tank gauge

Remember to Keep Your Heating Oil Tank at Least Half Full

Posted: May 13, 2019

The best way to deal with most problems in your home (and in life, for that matter) is to prevent them from happening in the first place.

Central air conditioner

What Is a SEER Rating?

Posted: May 6, 2019

If you’re thinking about investing in a new central air conditioning system for your Maryland home and haven’t shopped for one in a while, you may be surprised at the number of acronyms you will encounter in your A/C-buying journey.

Repairing central A/C

Should I Repair or Replace My Home A/C System?

Posted: April 22, 2019

Deciding whether to repair or replace a central air conditioner is a question that all homeowners will eventually face if they keep their home long enough.

Gas detector

Why You Should Install a Propane Gas Detector

Posted: April 15, 2019

If you use propane gas to power appliances in your Maryland home, you know that a propane leak has a distinct rotten egg odor that’s easy to detect.

Air conditioning

Freon, R410A, and the Future of Eco-Friendly Air Conditioning

Posted: April 8, 2019

It’s just about impossible to imagine surviving a Maryland summer without air conditioning.

A/C relaxing

Four Considerations When Making an Air Conditioning Upgrade

Posted: April 1, 2019

If you’re considering a high-efficiency A/C upgrade for your Maryland home, there are many factors to consider before you make the investment.

Father and daughter happy

Beat the Crowds: Schedule Your Cooling System Maintenance Today

Posted: March 25, 2019

March 2019 may have come in like a lion here in Maryland, but Spring still arrived right on time (according to the calendar, anyway).

Spring allergies

Fight Spring Allergies with Whole House Indoor Air Quality Systems for Your New Haven-Area Home

Posted: March 18, 2019

Spring arrives this week here in Maryland – and for some of us, that can mean the onset of allergy season and the suffering that comes with it.

Plumbing tools

Spring’s Coming – Time to Check the Plumbing

Posted: March 11, 2019

The calendar says that it will be spring soon (we will see if the weather agrees), and with spring comes a pile of to-do lists.

Circuit breaker

Why Is My Furnace Tripping the Circuit Breaker?

Posted: March 4, 2019

If you’ve owned your furnace long enough, chances are you have experienced it tripping your circuit breaker.

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!