Saturday, November 28, 2015
OUR “JACK FROST” SPECIALS ARE BACK! Get 15% off on annual maintenance for gas furnaces, heat pumps, and boiler systems. Keep warm this winter and enjoy lower costs with help from heating and cooling professionals! Old Man Winter is almost upon us once again. Keeping your home warm for the coming months should be among your top priorities before cold comes. This means ensuring that your heating system – your hot water boiler, heat pump, or gas furnace – is in working order and won’t bail on you.
Friday, November 27, 2015
When you are trying to decide what type of heating to put into your Cleveland home, you should consider all of the available choices. This is because there are five different main heating types on which your heating system can run. Budget obviously plays a role in your selection, but lifestyle and climate help to determine which the more practical source for your family is as well. Wood Burning Heat Wood log burning woodstove heat can be operated at no cost at all if you have easy access to a free source of wood and a good chainsaw. It does cost somewhere between $1,500 and $5,000 to put in a new woodstove. The wide pricing variance has to do with whether or not you already have a chimney and the style of stove you buy.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
As a homeowner in Cleveland, OH, you know that it is important to prepare for the cold weather and heavy lake effect snows that often fall across the city. Cleveland’s proximity to Lake Erie means that winter arrives a bit earlier than in the rest of Ohio, and it is more intense and lasts longer as well. These HVAC tips will help you prepare your heating system for winter. Professional Inspection A professional HVAC service should be your first stop in winterizing your heating system. An HVAC contractor will do an inspection to make sure that all of your furnace’s or heat pump’s parts are working correctly. This service is essential in detecting potential dangers such as malfunctioning natural gas supply valves. Having an inspection done in the autumn by Cleveland heating and air conditioning experts allows for enough time to schedule any needed repairs.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
R.J. Heating and Cooling is partnering up with Columbia Gas of Ohio to give our customers instant discounts when they install qualifying high-efficiency systems in their homes. West Cleveland, Ohio customers will get a $300 instant discount for a 96%+ efficient natural gas furnace and an instant discount of $350 for a 90%+ efficient natural gas boiler. Simply contact a participating contractor like R.J. Mechanical to install new qualifying heating equipment and we will deduct the rebate from your invoice. The program will only run until December 31, 2016.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Heat pumps are seen as suitable alternatives for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems that make use of split ducts and furnaces. They are chiefly designed to re-channel heat and move it to where it is needed, or not needed, depending on the season. Choosing the right heat pump to be part of your HVAC system may require the expertise and knowledge of a professional contractor.
Determining the right heat pump size for your home will require some calculations. According to HVAC experts, sizing for the heat pump starts by taking the overall floor area of the room in square footage, and converting this measurement into tons of capacity. As 1,000 square feet needs a heat pump that can generate 1.5 tons of capacity, multiply its equivalent in pounds and divide it against the room’s area.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
The weather roller coaster in Cleveland OH means a gradual dipping of temperatures. As the last quarter of the year of the year looms on the horizon, it’s time to consider fixing up or upgrading your home’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. To guarantee the best results, make sure you work with HVAC professionals. “Leak? I Don’t See Any Leak…” The first step in an HVAC upgrade is to have a professional energy audit program for your home. The object is to reevaluate every inch of the house for potential signs of heat loss due to issues like cracked insulation or lack of UV-resistant windows. One method in such an audit, an HGTV article states, is to pressurize the house and force the appearance of any gaps.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Summer might be an odd time for people to think about replacing their furnaces. Not so for Northeast Ohio, our heating and cooling service area. (You know it’s Cleveland when you have the air conditioner on at daytime and the furnace on at nighttime. Also, it won’t be longer until the weather turns again. With this in mind, we here at R.J. Mechanical continuously look for ways to make it easier for our clients to replace their heating systems. We are proud to serve you as a certified ally of the Columbia Gas High Efficiency Heating System Replacement Program. Through this program, Columbia Gas of Ohio partners up with renowned heating and cooling contractors to ease up heating system replacement for property owners.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Looks like there’s more warm weather up ahead. Is your A/C up for it? What about your heat pump? Have you had it checked to ensure it’s ready for the coming winter? If you haven’t, now’s the perfect time to do both. When it comes to HVAC maintenance in Cleveland, Ohio, there’s no other name to trust but R.J. Mechanical. To make our services more enticing, we’re offering a promo for either heat pump or A/C maintenance. Get a chance to earn a 15% discount when you call us for HVAC Clean and Check service. This promo is open to all our customers until the end of August.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
This summer your air conditioner will “sweat it out.” Forecasts show that 2015 will definitely be a lot warmer than last year. The prediction for this summer is for 7 to 12 days of above 90-degree temperature (compared to 4 in 2014), 55 days of below 80 (64 last year), and a stretch of more than 10 days of above 80 degrees (only 6 last year). Prepare your AC for the heat by having it checked by a local HVAC technician. Right now, R.J. Mechanical in Cleveland, OH offers a 15% discount on clean and check services for central air conditioners or heat pumps until August 31st. In addition, you can squeeze your funds a bit more if you check out our C-Plan.
Friday, July 31, 2015
A lot of homeowners in Cleveland, OH, particularly men, like to take care of chores that involve fixing. Whether it’s a clogged drain or broken furniture, they would volunteer to fix these things to showcase their abilities. The problem with this is that not all DIY fixing works. In fact, oftentimes, trying to play expert may lead to costlier damage. Air conditioning repair is one of those tasks that men of the house are very likely tempted to do by themselves. Not that giving it a try before calling an HVAC technician is wrong, but with the summer close to its peak, you cannot risk losing your AC altogether just because you want to know what it’s like to troubleshoot the equipment.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
R.J. Mechanical, a heating and cooling company based in Cleveland, now helps customers get financing through Wells Fargo so that they can start upgrading their HVAC home systems. With this financing option for home improvement, customers have a simple and fast way to pay for the services needed so that they can have the newest HVAC systems installed. Through this mechanism, customers will have easy-to-use options for account management and bills payment. They will also be able to manage their money conveniently because of the monthly payments, opportunity to pay for the work over time, and competitive interest rates.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
R.J. Mechanical, a heating and cooling company based in Cleveland, OH, is proud to announce that it has received its certification as a Columbia Gas Heating System Replacement Program Ally. The program enables the company to provide rebates for clients who will have their old boilers or furnaces replaced. Through the Heating System Replacement Program, Columbia Gas of Ohio partners up with different heating and cooling contractors to provide discounted heating system replacement services. The replacement must be performed by certified partners (called “Allies”). The objective is to make it easier for people to replace their existing heating systems with more efficient versions, which will help them save more on energy bills in the long run and also help reduce the impact to the environment.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Last April, analysts predicted higher temperatures and hotter-than-normal weather in Cleveland. Forecasters from AccuWeather predicted that the summer here in Cleveland will be slightly warmer than last year’s, with temperatures reaching as high as 90 degrees, a far cry from the cold spring that gripped the state months ago. Among the biggest concerns of most homeowners is how to efficiently keep their home cool amid the higher temperatures expected this summer. Aside from air conditioning units, HVAC experts recommend investing in heat pumps, which, contrary to what its name suggests, can be used both during summer and winter.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Cleveland, Ohio, like the rest of the country, is in the middle of summer and at this time of year, things can get uncomfortably hot. While this means that your air conditioning unit will probably be going full blast, the problem is that too much work can slowly damage your air conditioner. You’ll eventually have problems with your unit, and if you want to be comfortable all summer long, it’s best to know the common problems that can afflict your unit and how to properly deal with them. The Air Conditioner Turns Itself On and Off You should be worried when your unit suddenly stops and starts on its own. This problem can be traced to your thermostat since your air conditioner takes its cue from it. It measures the temperature of your home and turns your furnace or air conditioner on or off depending on the current temperature of your room. If your thermostat is malfunctioning then your air conditioner will have a difficult time knowing when it should be at work.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
THE HEAT IS ON! Starting June 1, Columbia Gas customers in Cleveland can receive rebates when you replace old furnaces and boilers with qualifying heating and cooling units. Don’t wait until winter; replace them now! Have you had enough of your furnace or boiler bailing out on you when fall or winter comes? Are you looking forward to replacing them with a more efficient one any time now? Don’t wait until winter before getting a replacement. Now is the perfect time! R.J. Mechanical has teamed up with Columbia Gas to provide the best heating and cooling services in Cleveland, Ohio and in other parts of Northern Ohio. To show support for the High Efficiency Heating System Replacement Program, we are running a promo for Columbia Gas customers wherein you can receive rebates when you have your furnace and boiler replaced with a qualifying HVAC system.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Columbia Gas customers in Cleveland, OH, this is for you! Replace your older furnaces and boilers with a new HVAC system and get rebates. Cut down on those bills. Grab our special, starting June 1! We know that homeowners in Cleveland, OH, like all the rest, are concerned about your heating and air conditioning bills. Keeping your home at the right temperature consumes more energy, after all, if you don’t have an energy-efficient system in place. R.J. Mechanical has a cool promo that can help you address those sky-high bills. If you’re a customer of Columbia Gas, you’re entitled to rebates from the company when you decide to replace your older furnaces or boilers with a qualifying HVAC system. We have partnered with Columbia Gas recently as their contractor to support the High Efficiency Heating System Replacement Program. This promo is being offered starting June 1.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
We’re nearing the tail-end of Spring and Summer will soon be back. Before the upcoming season packs a lot of heat, make sure your home is ready to take on the warm and humid climate. R.J. Mechanical is ready to help with its Spring Bonus Rebate from May to June. When you buy a qualifying Bryant HVAC in Cleveland, OH, you get to enjoy a rebate from us. We offer our customers a wide range of products and services for your home like humidifiers, electronic air cleaners, AC installation and repair, and many more.
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Are you eyeing that new Cleveland heating and cooling system? Do you badly need repairs for your HVAC at home, but don’t have enough cash yet? Put your worries aside because R.J. Mechanical is proud to announce that starting May 1, 2015, we will be offering residential customers financing options through the Wells Fargo Home Project plan, to help you get the home improvements you need and choose the payment method you’re most comfortable with.
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Springtime in Ohio is often a chance to get some respite for your household after the challenges encountered during the previous season. Among other things, you need to see that the HVAC system is still in good condition before summer rolls in. If system repairs are out of a question, then you must consider a suitable replacement unit. Did the previous winter wreak havoc on your home’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system? Well, R.J. Mechanical is here to offer spring bonus rebates with every purchase of an all-new Bryant® HVAC unit from May 1 to June 30, 2015. Heating and cooling in Cleveland, Ohio just got more affordable!
Monday, June 8, 2015
Even the most well-maintained air conditioning systems become less operational as time goes on. When that happens, homeowners will need to contact reliable experts in AC repair in Cleveland, OH so that any problems can be attended to before they develop into larger concerns. By keeping an eye out for the latest and most frequent air conditioning problems, individuals will know what warning signs to take into account in the future.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Home heating takes up around 45% of residential energy bills in the United States. From furnaces to heat pumps, heating systems have different characteristics and efficiency levels that homeowners may choose from to suit their needs. For states with moderate temperatures, heat pumps are the most effective alternative to air-conditioners. Instead of producing heat, heat pumps transfer heat from warmer outdoor spaces into your home for balanced distribution indoors, fueled by either electricity or geothermal energy. In warm weather, the indoor heat is moved outside to provide cooler indoor air for Cleveland homes. Given such methods of heating and cooling, heat pumps have gained a reputation for efficiency and low maintenance compared to other common HVAC systems.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Does your home get really sweltering when summer kicks in? The best solution to the problem is having an air conditioning unit installed. Before you get your trusted Cleveland, OH HVAC contractor down to your home, though, you must know one basic fact: an air conditioner requires more installation work and resources than a plug-and-work device like a space heater. Regardless of the specific air conditioner type that you’ll get, one basic principle has to be followed: the hot air from inside your home must be pumped to the outside. What this means is that you’ll typically need a unit that will go through a window or a wall—making the installation job tedious. However, the wide array of AC options has you covered. Read on and know which specific type of AC unit would serve your needs perfectly.
Friday, May 8, 2015
If you’re scouring various Cleveland, Ohio heating and cooling companies in search of a new water heater, it’s time to let you in on a major update. This year, a string of major updates to the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act (NAECA) have taken effect and are wont to directly affect water heater purchases around the nation—gas, electric, and oil water heaters included. With such updates, you also need to adjust your expectations, as well as your buying routines and choices in the future. So, what do these NAECA updates mean? Read on to know more.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Summer will be here soon, and this means heat pumps in Cleveland will go on overdrive once more. As early as now, it is important to be ready before the heat wave arrives, especially since recent climate changes have given us colder winters and hotter summers. Like we do every year, R.J. Mechanical will help you prepare your Cleveland heating and cooling devices for the upcoming summer and winter seasons. From April 1st to August 31st, 2015, we are offering a 15% discount when you call us to service your heat pumps and/or air conditioning systems.