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A ventilation tube carrying air from a furnace. When Do I Know It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

When Do I Know It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

November 11, 2019

It’s easy to moan when you decide that a major appliance or home system needs replacing. After all, these are expensive investments and probably not your favorite way to spend your hard-earned money. Unfortunately, there’s often not a clear-cut message, short of an appliance completely breaking down, that definitively indicates it’s time to buy a…

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Male Hands Change Large Pleated Furnace Air Filter. Furnace filters 101.

Furnace Filters 101

October 18, 2019

Your furnace filter is the unsung hero of your furnace. It quietly does its job without any fuss and allows the rest of the furnace to do its job. It’s not a complicated item, but there are some basics we at The Smith Service Company think you should know to help it do its job.…

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Humidifier spreading steam into the living room. Why do I need a humidifier in the fall?

Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

October 8, 2019

In many places, evidence of fall’s presence is obvious by way of beautiful fall colors. But many only experience fall with its subtlety through lower humidity levels. No matter which way you experience it, one thing is evident in them all––fall brings drier air. The cooler air simply can’t hold as much moisture as warm…

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Happy senior couple using laptop at home to go over their utility bills. Multi-stage heat pumps..

Multi-Stage Heat Pumps Increase Comfort, Reduce Operating Costs

September 24, 2019

Heat pumps are a popular choice for many homeowners today in Eudora. These heating and cooling systems provide an energy-efficient way to heat and cool your home with one system. As technology continues to develop, different heat pump options enter the market and consumers have more choices. Our team at The Smith Service Company wants…

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A quiet village street in autumn. 5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check.

5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check

September 13, 2019

Once the cooler weather hits here in Lawrence this fall, you are going to want the inside of your home toasty and comfortable. This means turning on your furnace. Long before the first night you’ll want to use it, you should have your furnace cleaned and checked by a professional from The Smith Service Company.…

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Young Male Plumber Looking At Woman Signing Invoice In Kitchen.

Top Causes of AC Failure

August 28, 2019

You resign yourself to finally turning on your air conditioner (AC)—only to find it blowing warm air, making funny noises, or simply not cooperating at all. It’s a scenario we all dread, and one that our professionals at The Smith Service Company want to prevent.

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Air conditioning system fans in the outdoor.

Know Your AC System

August 14, 2019

Our team at The Smith Service Company knows air conditioners because it’s our business. We want to share just a little of our knowledge with you so you can extend the life of your air conditioner, avoid costly repairs, and save energy and money in Baldwin City.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Turning On and Off?

July 25, 2019

When an air conditioner (AC) starts and stops in quick cycles, and doesn’t run for long periods, this is known as short cycling. While this is a relatively common issue, it should not go unchecked. It is indicative of something being wrong with your air conditioner. If you don’t do anything about it, you’ll end…

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Using a remote control to operate a ductless air conditioner.

What is a Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioner?

July 9, 2019

There’s a new air conditioning technology in town, and it’s duct-less. It works in residential, commercial and industrial applications. Instead of a duct system, there is one outdoor unit, and indoor units in each of the zones that you want to treat.

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Common Air Conditioner Problems

June 24, 2019

One of the most common problems cooling your home occurs when doors and windows are left open.

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