October is here, which means sweater weather is in full swing! Pumpkin spice returns to our favorite coffee shops, the kids are back in school, and we're feeling those cool morning breezes through the open windows. #Finally
There is nothing like autumn in Connecticut, and it serves as a gentle reminder that winter is on its way and it's time to plan ahead for your home heating needs. Homeowners should consider a few important things before choosing a local heating oil company...
When your air conditioner isn’t functioning properly, it's hard to know when to repair or replace your air conditioning equipment, keeping in mind what's best for your wallet. Depending on the nature of the problem, you might even be able to DIY a repair and save yourself the cost of an unnecessary maintenance call. So make sure to do your research before making an investment.
Today, many of us take the comforts of central air conditioning for granted. But it’s the technicians who keep our HVAC systems running, day and night. Here's a look behind the scenes at what it takes to be an HVAC hero...
June 21st means summer is finally here! School is out, temperatures are rising and now is when we all start to feel that heat and HUMIDITY. Don't sweat it, here are a few tips to efficiently keep your home cool this summer...
Is the air flow in your HVAC system weak? Are your energy bills higher than usual? Do you have itchy eyes or a runny nose? You might have a clogged or dirty air filter. 60 seconds is all it takes to learn the shocking truth about the importance of changing your air filter. Changing your filter could change your life... True story.
There's nothing worse than turning on your air conditioner on the first hot day of summer and nothing happens... Tap tap... is this thing on? This is your opportunity to be the perfect girl or boy scout and "be prepared!" Call Levco to schedule your AC Spring Check to save yourself from a potential nightmare... Because ain't nobody got time for that!
The third generation Nest Thermostat has the most valuable smart home features built right in. With its polished design, Nest programs itself effortlessly bringing your home into the comfort zone. The Nest Learning Thermostat remembers the temperatures you like, automatically helps save energy when you’re away, and can be controlled from your phone! This feels like a no-brainer. And the proof is in the numbers. The Nest Thermostat has saved over 8 billion kWh of energy in millions of homes worldwide. Studies show that it can save users an average of [...]
"It’s 90 degrees outside and my house won’t get down to a comfortable temperature." "I try not to use the air conditioning because the electric bill gets too expensive." "The HVAC technician is at my home more often than my friends." If you find yourself saying any of the above or have another complaint about your air conditioning system, it might be time to replace some of your equipment. How do you know if your system simply needs a tune-up or a complete replacement? There are a lot of factors that [...]
R-22 REFRIGERANT PHASE OUT If you are reading this, you’ve probably heard about the R-22 refrigerant phase out. Maybe it came up in conversation at a family gathering, or maybe you asked your neighbors why they were doing work on their air conditioning system and they mentioned that the refrigerant, would soon be illegal in the U.S. Those conversations might have triggered a lot of questions in your mind, such as “If my AC system uses R-22, do I need to replace it?” and “if I don’t do anything, will I [...]