About Damien

Damien McCusker, Manager of Arpi's residential service division, has been working in the HVAC industry for 18 years and has hands-on experience in new home installations, furnace and air conditioner replacements, sales and residential service. He spends most of his spare time sharing his passion for soccer with his kids and enjoys watching them at soccer practice and games.

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When you’re considering buying a new home, it’s important to make sure you find out as much as possible about its HVAC system. The condition of HVAC equipment and other factors can have a significant impact on how comfortable the home feels year-round and how much you pay for utility bills.

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Climate change is a major concern across the globe. It's important to save energy and reduce your carbon footprint any way you can. One of the biggest consumers of energy in your home is your HVAC system. Here are some ways to save energy and cultivate a more environmentally friendly HVAC system without sacrificing home comfort.

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Heard any cooling misconceptions lately? With the summer heat upon us, certain myths about air conditioning always stage a comeback. Most don’t stand up to the actual facts, however. Keeping a house comfortable in hot summer weather is a more complex process than many folks realize. Many common cooling misconceptions inhibit indoor comfort and increase wear and tear on AC components.

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Keeping your home cool during warmer times of the year is an important part of your home’s overall comfort. However, a common issue is that your home may take too long to cool, or it seems like the AC never shuts off. If your home is taking too long to cool off, the following tips can speed up the cooling process.

How to Reduce Your Home's Cooling Time

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Keeping your home comfortable relies on clear airflow throughout your home’s AC system. Various issues can cause reduced airflow, and depending on the cause and severity of the problem, solutions can vary.

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Keeping your home cool during warmer times of the year is an important part of your home’s overall comfort. However, a common issue is that your home may take too long to cool, or it seems like the AC never shuts off. If your home is taking too long to cool off, the following tips can speed up the cooling process.

How to Reduce Your Home's Cooling Time

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When shopping for a new A/C, it's important to consider energy efficiency. Will using it all summer send your energy bill through the roof, or can it make your home comfortable without using massive amounts of power? Fortunately, there's a simple way to find this out. Just look at the SEER rating.

What is a SEER Rating?

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Seasonal heat can drive up your HVAC summer energy bills, and these tips can help you lower them. Routine maintenance can cut your energy costs without having to resort to warmer temperatures.

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There's nothing like running your A/C on a hot day. Only no matter how long it runs, your house isn't getting cool. What's wrong? One possible problem is that your system could be low on refrigerant.

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In addition to enhanced indoor comfort and improved energy efficiency, upgrading to a new cooling and heating system means proper HVAC disposal of the old system. While they aren't any use to you anymore, some of the old components that are being replaced need to be properly recycled.

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