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Before you call us for air conditioning repairs…

Air Conditioning Repair: Before You Call…

It often happens on the hottest days in Eastern LI: you turn on your air conditioner and…

Nothing.

Time is winding down on E-Z Pay enrollment for 2020/21!

E-Z Pay Enrollment For 2020/21: Time Is Winding Down!

Believe it or not, we’re about to kick off the second month of summer 2020 – proof that time marches on, even during these COVID-19 days!

How often do I need a heating tune-up?

Heating Tune-Ups: How Often Do I Need Them?

People sometimes ask us, “Do I need a heating maintenance every year?”

Our answer is usually yes – but not always.

A special request from Burt’s Reliable

A Special Request From Burt’s Reliable

This summer has been a challenging one for all of us, but here in Long Island things are slowly starting to open.

How can I avoid marine engine problems?

How Can I Avoid Marine Engine Problems?

Diesel engine failure is one of the biggest reasons for emergency rescue on marine vessels here in Long Island.

What do MERV, MPR, and FPR mean?

What Do MERV, MPR, And FPR Mean?

If you own a central air conditioner, it’s important to check your filters often – at least once a month during peak cooling season – and to change disposable filters when they’re dirty.

Summer energy savings tips

10 Summer Energy Savings Tips For Your Home

It looks like we’re going to be continuing to spend more time than usual at home this summer, which means two things: first, that your air conditioner will be working overtime, and second, that your energy bills will remind you of that fact.

Things to know about a mini-split air conditioning system

Mini-Split Air Conditioning Systems: 6 Advantages

If you’ve been thinking there’s a better way to cool your house this summer than to drag those old, heavy window air conditioners down from the attic, you’re right: a mini-split system is a much smarter cooling solution for your eastern Long Island home.

A/C maintenance checklist

A/C Maintenance Checklist For Your Home

Professional maintenance is a key to keeping your home cooling system healthy – and whether you want to prevent problems or simply want to keep your current system in top shape, you’re probably going to need it every year.

Why choose a programmable thermostat?

Why Choose A Programmable Thermostat?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, you can save about 10 percent on your energy bills just by using your programmable thermostat properly.