What Are the Different Types of Air Conditioners?

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Air conditioning is an amazing invention. It makes those hot Texas summers bearable. Who doesn’t love walking through a doorway on a summer day and being greeted by a blast of cool air?  There are many types of air conditioning available, each with its own strengths and weaknesses. In this blog post, Cote’s Mechanical will […]

What Are Air Conditioner Allergies and What to Do About Them?

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Air conditioning is a wonderful thing. It makes living in hot climates and summers more comfortable. However, air conditioning also has its drawbacks. Air conditioners have the potential to circulate contaminated air around your home, leading to health issues such as sickness and allergic reactions. These are commonly called “air conditioner allergies,” although this is […]

How Can I Lower My Energy Bills Throughout the New Year?

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There are a lot of new years resolutions out there, and if you’ve made saving money yours, then you are not alone. One of the biggest money spenders in your household expenses is your energy costs. The team at Cote’s Mechanical understands the importance of saving a few bucks, and we have created this guide […]

What Are the Different Types of Air Purifiers?

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We spend a lot of time in our homes, often unaware of the hidden risks caused by poor indoor air quality. As a result, health problems can occur or be made worse by the condition of your indoor air. In this article, Cote’s Mechanical will take a closer look at indoor air quality and how […]

How to Improve Indoor Air Quality

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If you’re concerned about air quality, you probably pay close attention to the air outside. Pollution levels and smog are real problems, and they’re often easy to spot. However, what about the air that comes inside your home? When was the last time you paid attention to your air filters and HVAC system? If it’s […]

Do I Need to Get my Air Ducts Cleaned?

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When you think of your home’s health, think of air ducts like the lungs in your body. Whatever your air ducts breathe in, you breathe in. An air duct system circulates air in your home, but it also circulates things like dust, dirt and mold. That’s why it’s important to schedule a regular air duct […]

Signs that it’s Time to Get your Ductwork Replaced

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You probably don’t think much about the ductwork and ventilation system in your home; however, it does play a key role in keeping your home comfortable all year round. Specifically, the ductwork in your home efficiently carries warm and cold air from your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system directly to your vents. Like […]

Avoid Dangerous Heater Malfunctions with Maintenance

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Taking care of your home’s HVAC system with regular maintenance and tune-ups is the best way to keep it running smoothly when you need it most. Specifically, caring for your gas or electric furnace is a must not just for keeping your home warm and cozy during the winter months, but for keeping your loved […]

Electric Furnace Troubleshooting: Common Problems and How to Fix Them

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When your electric furnace stops working in the dead of winter, it can be rather inconvenient. The issue may be major and costly, or it could be something simple that you may be able to fix yourself. Here are some troubleshooting tips that can help you figure out what’s wrong with your electric furnace: 1. […]

Is There Benefits to Getting My Heater and AC Replaced Together

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Normally, when you need to replace your heater or AC, you only need to replace one or the other. Rarely do they both need to be replaced at the same time. However, a lot of our clients have been asking whether or not there is an advantage to replacing both units at the same time. […]