MVP Electric, Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Overland Park’

Ready to Enroll in Our Maintenance Program?

Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Summer is winding down here in Kansas and you’ve made it through another season with your air conditioning system. It’s easiest to just turn off your system as the weather cools down and forget about it until next spring. While this is the easy route, it isn’t the smart route. You need to think about your maintenance services.

Maintenance services are the best way for you to ensure that you’re getting the best service from your air conditioning and heating system. If you want cost-effective air-conditioning services and a lowered chance for breakdowns, you need to schedule yearly AC maintenance in Overland Park, KS. Contact our professionals today and ask about our MVP maintenance program—it’s the easiest way to keep your AC and heating system in great shape.

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Why an AC Tune-Up is Essential

Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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Let’s be honest, HVAC systems are complicated. From refrigerant leaks to electrical failure, to short cycling, there can be a multitude of problems that come up with your standard central air unit. These are not problems that can be easily self-diagnosed or solved with a quick online search. They often occur on the hottest days with the highest humidity, rendering you hot, tired, and wondering what to do.

The best solution to a faulty air conditioner is making sure they never come up in the first place. Regularly scheduled AC tune-ups can notify a trusted technician when something doesn’t look right in your unit. Rather than wait for a heatwave or for your AC unit breaks down, it’s far cheaper and hassle-free to tune-up your AC unit before the season is in full swing. So why not strike before the iron is hot and call us for an air conditioning tune-up in Overland Park, KS today.

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Nope, It’s Not Too Late to Maintain Your AC System

Monday, July 8th, 2019

It’s summer and the heat has arrived here in Overland Park. We’ve had some really high peaks in our weather in the past couple of weeks, so we’re sure that you’ve turned to your thermostat and dialed down the temperature pretty low during some point this year. Maintenance is one of those things that ideally should be scheduled during the spring. Spring is the right time to do this because it allows you to prepare your air conditioning system for the high temperatures ahead.

While spring is the ideal time, it doesn’t mean that it’s the only time for you to schedule these services. If you need AC maintenance in Overland Park, KS, you can rely on our professional technicians. We’ll help you keep your home in great shape.

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Debunking 3 Common Air Conditioner Myths

Monday, June 24th, 2019
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If you have a central air conditioner in your home, it’s important to understand how this system works. Now, don’t get us wrong, we’re not asking you to know every single part in your system by name or to even to know each stage of the air conditioning process. All we’d like you to know is the basics.

We answer a lot of questions from homeowners across Kansas so we’ve compiled a few of the most common misconceptions below to guide our customers in the right direction. If you have trouble with your air conditioner and need air conditioning repair in Overland Park, KS, you can trust our professionals. If you’d like to learn more about how refrigerant works in your system keep reading below.

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Are You Ready to Replace Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 10th, 2019

Is it time to replace the air conditioner in your home? Sometimes it’s not so easy to be sure. The problem is that you don’t want to wait too long to replace your air conditioner and run into a bigger problem like an extended repair issue or a breakdown. The best thing that you can do is find a professional to assess your home.

If you read any of the blog content below and realize that you need to replace your air conditioner make sure you contact our professionals. We can walk you through your air conditioner replacement in Overland Park, KS with ease. We’ll make the process easy, cost-effective, and make sure you’re informed every single step of the way.

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Common Furnace Issues That Aren’t Your Furnace’s Fault

Monday, February 18th, 2019

furnace-inspectionWe can write all day about the kinds of issues your furnace might encounter, but unless we’re actually there to inspect it, we just can’t know for sure. Sometimes, an issue may look obvious on the surface, but as we dig deeper, we find that it’s something else entirely. Sometimes, the problem might have very little to do with the furnace at all.

That’s why we suggest that you never jump to any conclusions about what your furnace’s problems might be until you’ve gotten a professional inspection. We’ll go over a few examples to show you exactly what we mean.

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Keep That Heater Running Through Winter!

Monday, February 4th, 2019

furnace-interiorPart of the nation is experiencing record low temperatures. We don’t have to live there to know that the last thing they would want is for their heaters to break down on them!

The idea of having to wait for HVAC service in the cold is not something anyone likes to think about. However, the reality is that it does happen from time to time. But that doesn’t mean you can’t help prevent it!

In this post, we’ll go over some ways that you can keep your heater in tip-top shape for the duration of the winter.

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Portable Generators Just Won’t Cut It in Emergencies

Monday, January 21st, 2019

standby-generatorIf disaster strikes and your power goes out, you can be left feeling helpless. You might even be tempted to pull out the portable generator to see if you can power up some of your appliances. However, we seriously advise against it.

Instead, we suggest having an electrician in Overland Park, KS come to fit your home for a whole-house generator. Here’s why we don’t recommend using portable generators for emergencies.

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Don’t Forget About Air Quality!

Monday, January 7th, 2019

floating-microbesHVAC is about so much more than controlling the temperature in your home. Nearly everything involving the indoor air in your home falls under the responsibility of an HVAC contractor, and that includes air quality and comfort.

Unfortunately, just having a heater or air conditioner won’t guarantee that the air is healthy. A range of air quality products in Overland Park, KS do exist, however, specifically for that purpose. We’ll discuss several of them down below.

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3 Electrical Appliances You Can’t Forget About

Monday, December 24th, 2018

electrical-outletRewiring your home isn’t something you’ll need to do every year. A good rewiring job will stay good for many years.

But that’s not to say the same is true for other kinds of electrical products in your home. Some of them may need replacement, testing, or frequent maintenance. In this post, we’ll talk about a few of those items that would be dangerous to forget about.

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