Improve Your Air Conditioner Efficiency & Save Money

Energy costs continue to surge as fluctuations in seasonal temperatures get more extreme. Being able to adapt to inconsistent weather conditions is an unavoidable fact of life no matter where you live. As a result, drastic shifts in the climate can greatly impact how your air conditioner operates.  7 Tips for Improving the Efficiency Your […]

Why You Need a Water Purification System

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says that 90% of the U.S. water supply is safe. Nonetheless, there are potential contaminants in tap water that can be harmful. Think about how much you use the tap every day for drinking, cooking, and showering. Potential contaminants include lead and radon, while there can be biological hazards as […]

Should I Flush My Water Heater?

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Absolute Airflow provides professional water heater flush services at affordable prices, but how do you know when your water heater needs to be flushed? Periodic flushes are important to avoid premature breakdowns, hot water shortages, and noise. The process involves draining all the water from your water heater tank, along with the sediment that has […]

How Air Ducts Impact Heating & Cooling

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Oddly enough, many homeowners are still unaware that their air ducts need to be professionally cleaned every 3-5 years. Not doing so can result in the excessive buildup of debris, dirt, and allergens. This not only presents a serious health hazard to the entire family, but also can hinder the overall performance and longevity of […]

6 Reasons to Have Pros Do the Drain Cleaning

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Drain cleaning is a delicate process that impacts your entire plumbing system. However, many homeowners don’t realize the magnitude of the problem and believe they can resolve a clogged drain themselves. This often does more harm than good. Here are a few reasons to have a pro handle your drain cleaning instead of taking chances. […]

R-Value Guide

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When installing insulation, its R-value is one of the most important attributes to consider. You won’t see your insulation once it’s installed, but it’ll have a profound impact on your comfort and your home’s energy efficiency. What Is R-Value? To put it simply, R-value is a measurement of an insulating material’s thermal resistance. It measures […]

Why Attic Insulation Is so Important

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The topic of attic insulation is a regional one. Insulation isn’t exactly a ‘one size fits all’ application. It all depends on the climate. What may be adequate attic insulation in Chicago, could be overkill for a home in San Diego. Most of the insulation advice circulating on the internet, even down to DIY insulation […]

Why Won’t My Furnace Turn On?

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In the middle of the heating season, the last thing you need is for your furnace to stop working. There are many reasons for a furnace not to turn on. Some require a professional to diagnose and fix; others can be addressed without a technician’s help. A furnace problem can originate from a variety of […]

Gas vs. Electric Heater

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The seasons have changed and colder weather has arrived. If your heater is nearing the end of its service life, you may be considering whether to go gas or electric. Gas furnaces are still popular, although many homeowners prefer the conveniences of an electric furnace or space heater. From cost to efficiency to convenience, each […]

2020 Furnace Maintenance Checklist

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Annual maintenance is the single best way to ensure your furnace remains functional, reliable, and efficient. A winter breakdown can put your home’s comfort and safety at risk. Maintenance tasks are performed by an experienced HVAC contractor, but there are things you can do to protect your furnace and lower your bills. For example, you […]