Summer temperatures in the south can be brutal, with high humidity and scorching heat. As an HVAC company, we know how important it is to prepare your home for the summer months. Here are some tips to keep your home cool and comfortable during summer. Schedule a Maintenance Check-Up While we believe the best maintenance…More
Building a Relationship With Your HVAC Company
Baggett Heating and Cooling says there are several reasons why having an established relationship with your HVAC company is good for your system and peace of mind. Prevent costly repairs Save money on energy bills Priority service Peace of mind Baggett Heating and Cooling would like to build a relationship with all…More
New Requirements for Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems
Effective January 1, 2023, the US Dept of Energy a new minimum efficiency standards for air conditioners and heat pumps will go into effect. SEER2 and EER2 HSPF Why the new requirements? There are many other variables that will affect the new guidelines, such as different ratings for different regions of the country. There are…More
Need some freon? Sure! Fill ‘er up.
How often does an air conditioner need refrigerant? Baggett Heating and Cooling explains why your system doesn’t need refrigerant added regularly. Every year our technicians encounter homeowners who believe their AC or heat pump should be recharged regularly. We often hear, “The last guy who serviced it added a little freon each time he came.” …More
Should you hook up your gauges every time?
It’s common practice for many HVAC technicians to hook up their refrigerant hoses every time they evaluate a system. At Baggett Heating and Cooling, we believe the professional technician should determine that action based on the conditions of the call and the need. Here’s why… Manifold gauges allow a technician to enter the (normally closed)…More
Pros and Cons of a Home Warranty
A home warranty is different from having home insurance or a maintenance plan on your HVAC unit; so should you invest in one? Baggett Heating and Cooling explains the pros and cons of having a home warranty A home warranty does not replace home insurance as it is meant to protect your home’s systems and…More
Why Your Rental Property Needs HVAC Maintenance
Baggett Heating and Cooling explains why having a maintenance plan for your rental property’s HVAC unit is important If you own a residential rental property, having income from a rental can be a little extra every year but can also be like running a full-fledged small business. In either case, it can be a lot…More
Why Your HVAC Unit Blower Wheels Need to be Cleaned
Blower wheels and its blades are tasked with moving air throughout your duct system. Baggett Heating and Cooling explains why you need to keep them clean. A blower wheel is designed to keep air moving in and out of your HVAC system, and after years of use, dirt can build up on the blades. Most…More
Help! My Brand New Air Conditioner Stopped Working
Did your brand new air conditioner suddenly stop working? Don’t panic! Baggett Heating and Cooling explains why it might not be as big as a problem as you would think There could be many reasons why your brand new air conditioner isn’t cooling. A quick check of your system will likely tell you the issue. …More
What Does Auxiliary Heat on My Thermostat Mean?
During colder temperatures, you may notice your thermostat will say “Aux heat” but what exactly does this mean, and is it a bad thing? Baggett Heating and Cooling has all the information you need to know about auxiliary heat. Extremely cold weather requires your HVAC unit to work harder to maintain your comfortable indoor temperature….More