DB Heating & Cooling, Inc. Blog

Why Your Heat Pump Needs to Be Maintained Twice a Year

October 5th, 2015

Many of our customers in the Wyckoff, NJ area enjoy using a heat pump system for their homes. These systems can be very convenient because they offer both heating and cooling.

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Choices for a New Heating System

September 28th, 2015

Do you need to replace an outdated, failing heating system in your Allendale home? Then it’s time to give the heating experts at DB Heating & Cooling a call.

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It’s Time to Get Your Heating System Ready for Winter with Annual Maintenance

September 21st, 2015

We know you still have sand on your flip flops from the beach, but the fall equinox is here; we’ve officially changed seasons. Before you know it we are all going to need sweaters to keep warm during the day, but your heating system needs something, too: annual maintenance.

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Myths About Temperature Setting

September 14th, 2015

There is so much advice and so many suggestions about how to set your thermostat for maximum energy conservation that it can be overwhelming, and some of what you hear can even be contradictory. It is the information that is wrong that will cost you dollars in the end, so the cooling and heating experts from DB Heating & Cooling are here to help dispel some of the more common myths that abound around Mahwah, NJ.

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What Does My Air Conditioner’s Indoor Unit Do?

September 7th, 2015

If your air conditioning system is a traditional split system type of system, then you have two separate units of which the system is comprised. These units, called the outdoor unit and indoor unit, work together to cool your home.

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Does My Ductless System Need Maintenance?

August 31st, 2015

Ductless systems, whether used for both heating and cooling or just cooling, can be easier systems to manage, giving the impression that they either don’t need maintenance or need very little. Every air conditioning system needs maintenance, whether it is ductless or ducted, to keep it operating well.

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Do My Ducts Need Cleaning?

August 24th, 2015

Most homeowners aren’t in the habit of sticking their heads into their ductwork to see how clean or dirty the ductwork is. Plus, doing that won’t give you much of a perspective because you won’t be able to see all that much of your ductwork anyhow.

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The Benefits of Zone Control

August 17th, 2015

By this time of the year, you have likely been trying to manage your thermostat closely to save some energy. But do you set the thermostat to one temperature only to find that someone else in your home has changed it?

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Is R-22 Refrigerant Still Available?

August 10th, 2015

There have been a lot of steps taken over the last two decades to help eliminate the environmental problems caused by air conditioning. Some of these steps have addressed the energy efficiency aspect of whole home AC systems while others have addressed the main chemical in these systems, refrigerant known as R-22, or Freon, its brand name.

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Common Causes of Uneven Cooling

August 3rd, 2015

Do you have areas of your home that are warmer than others? Is the second floor in your home significantly warmer than the first? Uneven cooling is a common problem with many homes, and believe it or not, this is not an indication that your air conditioning system is too small.

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