When I finally moved from home to my own house, my elder sister was determined to share all the tips she could find on what can help with indoor comfort.
She even walked me through the basics of my old HVAC installation because she felt more equipped since her house has an electric heat pump which, according to her, is the superior cooling technology.
She did help because I learned how to work around the smart thermostat and change the air filter. She ensured we changed what was in the cooling equipment to ensure I had adequate climate control from the first day. However, she forgot to help me walk around the neighboring town and find the local service provider in case I had an emergency and needed a cooling technician to help immediately. She was keen on this because she’d had a terrible experience trying to find quality AC service when she moved out. It wasn’t until I started having cooling troubles that she remembered the forgotten errand. Since she lives two hours away from me, she could only share tips on finding the right cooling specialist. But her list canceled everything from trying to find one on social media, which seemed easier. She was convinced I would probably hire a scammer. Her list scared me more than it helped me, but I decided to take a walk to the local town and try to locate an HVAC business where I could find a specialist. There were three such businesses then, and I didn’t know how to find the right one. I eventually asked one of the businesses where I was sure they had HVAC units to recommend their preferred cooling corporation. I got an HVAC contractor, and the problem was diagnosed and resolved.