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How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

June 7, 2021

If you are in the market for a new heat pump, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help.

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How Can I Afford a New AC System (and Other HVAC Equipment)?

May 26, 2021

We can certainly understand how you might want to replace your older air conditioner, or even your furnace, with a newer energy-efficient model but are concerned about the timing. Please know there are plenty of financing options available regardless of your credit history or current situation.

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What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

May 3, 2021

As with any heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, you need to protect your investment. By neglecting regular maintenance, you will shorten your system’s life span and greatly reduce how well it functions, as our Chaves Heating & Air Conditioning professionals witness quite often.

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Is Your AC Helping With Your Allergy Symptoms?

April 27, 2021

Seasonal allergies are a burden for many. Air conditioners, or ACs, when properly maintained can noticeably reduce symptoms for allergy sufferers. Air filters catch pollen, dust, and other irritants, producing higher-quality air. Air conditioners also act as humidity regulators, easing allergy symptoms. Chaves Heating & Air Conditioning is proud to help you here in Marlborough, MA breathe easier.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

April 14, 2021

Our team at Chaves Heating & Air Conditioning, along with many manufacturers of air filtration and air purification products, are working to provide tools to help you ensure clean indoor air for you and your family. Here are some details about currently available solutions.

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Listen to Your HVAC System

March 15, 2021

Unusual sounds may indicate the need for a tune-up, cleaning, or repair. The experts at Chaves Heating & Air Conditioning can decipher the noise and get your system back on track. They have the knowledge and experience it takes to keep your HVAC equipment running at peak efficiency and delivering the comfort you expect in your Marlborough home.

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

February 12, 2021

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in Massachusetts, creating some significant health problems. At Chaves Heating & Air Conditioning, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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Winter Storm Advisory

February 1, 2021

We are expecting to see a severe winter storm throughout Massachusetts and nearby areas. Below are some preventative actions in preparation and others to be mindful of throughout the storm.

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Why Is My Furnace Filter Soggy?

January 13, 2021

You have just inspected your air filter, only to find it is sopping wet! Thoughts begin to race through your head, and you ask yourself, Is my furnace breaking down? or Is this going to be expensive to repair? Fortunately, there is no need for panic.

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How a Whole-House Humidifier Keeps You Healthy

December 29, 2020

There are many advantages to adding a whole-house humidifier to your Massachusetts home. Adding a humidifier can increase the comfort level in your home and lower your annual energy expenses. Proper humidity levels can allow you to maintain indoor comfort levels at a lower temperature which uses less energy for heating. At Chaves Heating &…

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