Bob Mims Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Staten Island’

4 Factors That Go Into Getting a New AC System

Monday, March 8th, 2021

checkmark-greenThings are going to be warming up soon. When the temperatures get really high it is going to be important to have an air conditioner you can rely on. You don’t want to do battle with a heatwave using fans or a small window-unit, especially around here. If you don’t have a good air conditioner in your home already, it makes sense to start looking into getting a system now. That way you can get your AC installation in Staten Island, NY taken care of before the summer heat hits.

Installing a new air conditioning system in your home is no small task. It requires the skills and knowledge of a professional to get it done right. Aside from this, it also requires that you select the best possible AC unit for your home to install. A professional can and will help guide you through this but it is good to know what factors to consider when selecting your new AC system.

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5 Tips to Prepare For Cooling Season

Monday, February 22nd, 2021

checkmark-greenIt is incredibly cold outside so why in the world are we talking to you about your air conditioning in Staten Island, NY? The reality is that the cold weather won’t last forever and, when things heat up around here, they really heat up. When that change in the weather comes it pays to be prepared.

With that said, we want to bring you back to talking about your air conditioner. While it might feel a little early to start preparing your system, it is a good idea to knock some of these items off your list now so you have less to worry about later this year.

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5 Things To Love About Our Maintenance Program

Monday, February 8th, 2021

wrenchesWhat if there was a way to ensure that you get the best operation from your furnace with a lower cost and smaller time commitment? You may be excited to learn that there is, in fact, a service that accomplishes this. You can schedule furnace maintenance in Staten Island, NY to get the most from your furnace.

If you are pausing because you know that maintenance is usually a service that is meant for the fall, we are happy to tell you that there is no time like the present! Even late maintenance can help your furnace.

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The Perks of Electric Furnace Heaters

Monday, January 25th, 2021

dog-under-blanketStaten Island can produce weather that can be hard to contend with. Thank goodness for powerful heaters! Not every heater is the right fit for every home though. You need to have a heater that meets your comfort needs without costing too much.

If you are replacing an older heater,  or you are looking to set up your home with the best possible system from the start, it may be a good idea to consider an electric furnace in Staten Island, NY. Curious about this system? Check out some of the great perks that can come with the addition of an electric furnace to your home and reach out to us for installation and any other services you may need.

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Kick off the New Year With a New Heater

Monday, January 11th, 2021

gas-furnace-burners-combustion-chamberDid you make a resolutions list to start off the year? What were your goals? Are you trying to read more? To get in shape? Maybe call Grandma more often? What about resolving to enjoy the best home comfort you possibly can?

Maybe that last idea might seem a little strange but it is a good goal to have. No one deserves to struggle with keeping warm during our winters. If something has been messing with your home comfort this season, despite the fact that you’ve been maintaining and repairing your system accordingly, then it may mean you need to try something new.

We are referring to scheduling a replacement heating service in Staten Island, NY. This will provide better heating for your home without the hassle–a great way to start the new year.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Heating Efficiency

Monday, December 28th, 2020

checkmark-greenA lot of us hurting in the wallet region after wrapping up the major holiday season. This can make things like keeping your energy bills reasonable an important goal to have. Affordable energy bills are going to make a big difference for you after a season of extra spending the same way that increased bills can impact your budget.

We want to help you stay comfortable at a reasonable cost. That is why we’ve provided some tips below to ensure you can get the most out of your heater without incredibly high energy bills. If something is up with your heating system that is driving up your bills, don’t hesitate to reach out to us.

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Is a Gas or Electric Furnace Better For You?

Monday, December 14th, 2020

cold-sweater-manGetting through the winter season that we encounter around here is no easy task, and it requires a good heating system. No space heater is going to be able to provide the level of comfort that a furnace can offer. Well, it could contend with your furnace if said furnace completely broke down. If that is the case though, you still shouldn’t plan for a whole winter of struggle with your space heater to attempt to warm up.

If something goes wrong with your furnace, your best option is to reach out to us for furnace service in Staten Island, NY. One of our technicians will be able to diagnose whether your system is salvageable or whether it is time to retire and replace it. If you find yourself in the second situation, just make sure you are prepared with an idea of what type of furnace you want next! The goal is to pair you with the one that meets your needs best, after all.

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How Maintenance Ensures Your Furnace Works Right

Monday, November 30th, 2020

wrenchesWhen you think about furnaces what do you picture? Do you picture a big noisy metal beast with flames occasionally escaping around the edges of the door? We hope not because if that is your furnace, that system really needs to be seen by a trained professional.

Furnaces, gas-powered or electric, should operate with a minimal amount of noise, great effectiveness and optimal energy efficiency too. Oh, a no sporadic flames, of course. To keep your furnace in great shape like this, you will want to schedule furnace maintenance in Staten Island, NY on an annual basis. This service will help ensure your system works the way it should when you need it most.

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3 Ways We Can Help Your Boiler

Monday, November 16th, 2020

woman-with-radiatorWe know that all of us are getting a little tired of being inside for a majority of the time. At least the cold weather helps incentivize keeping to the great indoors. We know that there aren’t many people who would want to spend extra time outside when it is cold and wet. The question that we have for you is this: How comfortable is your indoor space going to be these next few months?

A comfortable home can make it even easier to just curl up on the couch to read or watch the game. A cold home, however, may leave you seeking warmth and comfort somewhere else. If your home seems to edge more towards the “uncomfortable” category because of a faulty boiler, we want you to know that we are here to help.

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Is Your Heater Dirty?

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

gas-furnace-burners-combustion-chamberThere are plenty of different issues that your heating system can run into. Did you know that getting dirty can be one of them? We know it can be a surprise but it is true. If the internal workings of your heating system become overly dirty, it can hinder its ability to create heat and can even create a safety risk if allowed to go unaddressed for too long.

So, how do you handle a dirty heater? While it can help to run a dust rag over the inside of your furnace blower door, we urge you to leave the rest to a professional technician. We can address the dirty build-up in your heater and a variety of other issues with our heating maintenance in Staten Island, NY.

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