Cooling Unlimited, Inc. Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Boston’

5 Ways to Prevent More Furnace Maintenance Than Necessary

Monday, January 30th, 2023
tools-laid-out-for-repairs

The best heating system is one that you never have to think about. Sometimes, though, a little thinking ahead can save you a great deal of bother in the future. Since emergency repairs are definitely best avoided, it’s always easiest to start with a happy furnace and take some basic steps to keep it that way. If you want to make the most of your furnace’s performance without the need for frequent service, we’ve got some tips for you. However, if you do need furnace repair in Boston, MA, it’s always best to get it done as soon as possible.

Continue Reading

What Should (and Shouldn’t) Go Down Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, December 5th, 2022
water-going-down-a-sink-garbage-disposal

It can be so useful to have a garbage disposal in your kitchen sink. It streamlines cleanup and makes dishwashing less of a hassle. Unfortunately, the term “garbage disposal” is a bit misleading. You definitely should never put any actual garbage down your sink! But the exact recommendations are a little more specific than that. If you’re concerned about what’s okay to put down your garbage disposal and what should be disposed of elsewhere, we’ve got a handy list for you.

Continue Reading

What Do We Do During Heating Maintenance?

Monday, November 21st, 2022
technician-maintaining-heater

In this blog, we’ve urged you to prioritize having maintenance done on your heating system every year. However, simply telling you that it’s important to do doesn’t help you to understand the process. We’d like to prepare you for your heating maintenance appointment by giving you a behind-the-scenes glimpse at exactly what occurs during this critical service. 

Continue Reading

Why Is My Heater Making a Burning Smell?

Monday, November 7th, 2022
technician-repairing-heater

Autumn in Massachusetts! It’s time for fall festivities, planning your Thanksgiving holiday, spending more time indoors, and turning up the heat to stay cozy. But what is that burning smell coming from the heater? Oh, no! Is it an emergency?

This is a common concern, and we’re happy to help you sort through what’s going on. It’s quite likely you can handle this yourself with a little guidance, but we’ll also cover what to do if you can’t resolve the problem and you do need heating repair in Boston.

Continue Reading

Don’t Put That In Your Garbage Disposal!

Monday, October 24th, 2022

kitchen-sink-garbage-disposalGarbage disposals are a convenient way to simplify kitchen clean-up. But unfortunately, the fact that they are commonly called garbage disposals is a bit misleading. There are a lot of things that should actually go straight to the trash can, and actual garbage—plastic wrappers, foil, lids, etc.—is top of that list.

 

How can you be sure which items are disposal-safe and which will cause a kitchen catastrophe? We can help you sort that out.

Continue Reading

Schedule Your Furnace’s Fall Inspection Now

Monday, September 26th, 2022

technician-inspecting-heaterAs you start to enjoy the relief from heat that autumn brings, and you use your air conditioner less and less, it may be tempting to imagine that winter is still far in the future. But you shouldn’t let the cold weather catch you unprepared.

If you schedule your furnace maintenance in Boston right away, you’ll be able to reap some significant benefits, and you can rest easy in the knowledge that your home is prepared for when that winter weather hits. What are those significant benefits, exactly? Here are seven reasons to schedule a fall inspection for your furnace now.

Continue Reading

The Refrigerant Misconception that Could Hurt Your AC

Monday, August 15th, 2022

tech-repairing-air-conditionerYou probably know that an air conditioner contains refrigerant. But do you know what happens to it inside the AC unit? It is a common misconception that the refrigerant in an air conditioner can be depleted or used up. However, this is not the case at all! Refrigerant is not a fuel source. The AC unit does not consume it in the process of running, and it was manufactured with enough refrigerant to last for the lifetime of the appliance.

Continue Reading

How To Make an AC Upgrade Easy

Monday, June 6th, 2022

There will come a time when it’s necessary for you to upgrade or buy a new cooling system for your home. However, AC installation in Boston, MA doesn’t need to be a complicated process filled with headaches or end with you losing your hard-earned money. There are many choices to make: from what style of AC you’ll go with to finding a trusted technician who can do the job correctly the first time.

To make it easier, we’ve created this handy guide with some quick tips to make it all go smoothly so you and your family stay nice, comfortable, and cool this summer season.

Continue Reading

Why AC Maintenance Is So Important

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

ac-condensing-unitSummer is here. And with the rising temperatures, the last thing you want is your AC to go out when you need it most. For most of us, we never give our AC a second thought because it’s doing its job: keeping us cool and comfortable in our homes. However, it will be at the forefront of your mind when there’s an issue and you’re left waiting for the repairman to come while you sit inside a hot house uncomfortably.

The best way to prevent this situation is regular air conditioning maintenance in Boston, MA. In this article, we’ll explore why it’s important for you to do so and also take a look at the benefits of our Easy-Care Preventative Maintenance Plan.

Continue Reading

Do You Need Toilet Repair?

Monday, April 11th, 2022

The toilet is an integral part of the home. Without it, the entire plumbing system is useless and we’d have to take care of business outside. It’s used everyday by everyone in the house, so it’s natural that wear and tear will warrant toilet repair in Boston, MA. And when something goes wrong, it can be more than inconvenient and shake up the entire flow of your day.

Sometimes, people get used to the nuances of how their toilet works. But some problems are a clear sign that it’s time to call a repairman or get a new bowl installed. Here are the top signs that your toilet is in need of repair.

Continue Reading