In this age of online tutorials and DIY guides, it’s easy to feel like you can tackle any home improvement project. However, some tasks are simply too complex or risky for a DIY approach. At Best Home Services, we often encounter DIY projects that have turned into costly and dangerous mistakes. To help homeowners avoid
Tampa Bay’s scorching summers and mild winters make a reliable HVAC system not just a luxury, but a necessity for homeowners. Yet, many residents, continue to rely on older systems, not realizing the numerous benefits of an upgrade. If you’ve been debating whether to invest in a new HVAC system, this guide is for you.
We love where we live, but Florida is well-known for its hot and humid weather. The soaring temperatures can make it difficult to keep your home comfortable – and safe. High humidity levels can lead to a range of problems, from mold and mildew growth to respiratory issues and damage to your home’s structure. Fortunately,
Have you ever considered that your sleep quality is being affected by the temperature in your home? It’s true – those who sleep in cooler temperatures are getting better quality sleep than those who turn up the heat or turn off their air conditioner when it’s time to hit the hay. Why is this the
Your HVAC system (that’s your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit) is an often overlooked workhorse in your home, keeping you comfortable throughout the year. In the winter, the heater will keep you warm, and in the summer, the air conditioner will keep you cool. It also ventilates and dehumidifies the air in your home
Do some areas in your home always seem to feel warm no matter how low you turn the AC down? That’s the worst! But be warned: turning down the AC too far will just create cold spots everywhere else and could cause your air conditioner to wear out more quickly. Not sure where to
The heat of summer is just around the corner, which means it’s time to talk about how to keep your AC system running smoothly during the hottest part of the year. Because let’s be honest, there’s nothing like the peace of mind knowing that your HVAC is keeping you cool when it’s so hot outside!
Don’t worry, we’re some of the best at figuring it out… Unlike most of the country, we use our air conditioners year-round here in Southwest Florida! So when they break down on a warm day during a Florida winter, it can be annoying, to say the least! The good news is that whether the
Because Thanksgiving disasters are the WORST…Before guests arrive for Thanksgiving, take note of our checklist! As we countdown the days to Thanksgiving, pause and think about what would happen if your AC breaks down in the middle of the festivities at your Southwest Florida home? While the holidays are usually a joyous time filled
When your air conditioner is not functioning as it should, many things can happen — and they aren’t good. Your house will feel too warm, your energy costs/bills may rise, and it can cause quite a bit of discomfort for everyone! Trust us, having a well-functioning AC that runs smoothly season after season makes a big difference. Watch for these common signs that your air conditioning system isn’t performing