Bartels Heating & Cooling Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Hamilton OH’

Ed Reid Is Contractor of the Year!

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

We’re proud to announce that Ed Reid, president of Bartels Heating & Cooling, has been named Contractor of the Year by the ACCO (Air Conditioning Contractors of Ohio)! The ACCO awards this honor once a year to someone with a proven track record of hard work and service in the HVACR industry and for the ACCO.

Edward R. Reid has been working at Bartels Heating & Cooling since 1983 and became president of the company in 1997, when founder Thomas A. Bartels retired. Ed has continued our traditions and values, ensuring our customers get the best possible service and equipment that meets their every need. We are so proud of his achievements and value all he’s done for our company!

For all your air conditioning needs in Hamilton, OH, reach out to our friendly award-winning team!

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Is It Too Early for Air Conditioning Service?

Monday, March 20th, 2017

AC-unit-flowerBelieve it or not, spring is here. That means beautiful scenery, better weather, and, unfortunately, air quality troubles. While we look forward to the weather soon to come, it’s easy to forget that it will soon be a lot warmer than we’d like to be when we try to get comfortable at home.

The air conditioning season is right around the corner. You cannot just assume that your air conditioner will work properly. And you’d probably rather not wait for a technician when your air conditioner is broken down in the middle of a hot, humid summer. Prevent that from happening by scheduling AC service this spring.

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Some Basics about Electronic Ignition

Monday, December 14th, 2015

If you have a relatively new furnace or boiler heating system (updated within the last 5 years), then your heater ignites using electronic ignition. This is because standing pilots tend to waste a lot of fuel, so mandates were put in place several years ago for manufacturers to equip combustion heating systems with electronic ignition components rather than a standing pilot. There are two types of electronic ignition, as we’ll outline below, and it’s important to know which type you have so that you can inform your Bartels Heating & Cooling technician should an ignition problem develop with your heater.

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Are You Considering a Radiant Heating System for Your Home?

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

As we head toward the coldest season of the year, you may be looking for a new heating system, or looking to add heating to a section of your home, like a mud room or laundry room. Radiant heating can be a great choice for either need, but within the category of radiant heating, you have a choice to make, namely what type of radiant heating you’d like to use for your home in Hamilton, OH. The heating experts from Bartels Heating & Cooling are here to give you a quick overview of the two choices and how they can work in your home.

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It’s Getting Chilly – Have You Scheduled Your Commercial HVAC for Bi-Annual Maintenance?

Monday, October 12th, 2015

You may still be running the air conditioning in your commercial space, but the cool weather will be here shortly and the last thing you want to deal with is a heating problem. A poorly working commercial HVAC will directly affect your business. One of the best ways to avoid problems, particularly when the seasons change, is to schedule your 6-month commercial maintenance appointment. The commercial heating and cooling experts at Bartels Heating & Cooling are ready to help you – just give us a call!

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When Is It Time to Call for Hot Water Heater Repair?

Monday, September 14th, 2015

It’s the dog days of summer but that doesn’t mean you don’t need hot water in your house. With your hot water heater stowed away in a corner of your cellar or in a closet, it can be hard to tell when something is amiss. However, there are some signs your hot water heater will give that indicate it’s time to call for help:

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Does Your Air Conditioner Keep Breaking Down? It May Be Time to Consider Replacement

Monday, August 10th, 2015

As we continue through the dog days of summer, we realize how important whole home cooling is to our everyday comfort. But if you have been struggling with your AC all summer long, especially when you need it most, it may be time to ask yourself if continuing to put money into your system is worthwhile, or if it’s time to invest in a new, reliable system. The air conditioning experts at Bartels Heating & Cooling can help you with all of your air conditioner installation needs in Hamilton, OH – just give us a call!

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How Can a Whole Home Dehumidifier or Humidifier Help Me?

Monday, July 13th, 2015

We get a full range of weather in our part of the world, and with such a climate comes different problems. For instance, during the winter, your home may become very dry indoors, especially if you have a forced air heating system; conversely, other people may have more of an issue during the summer with excess humidity. While the problems are different in nature, one thing remains the same: at some point during the year, your indoor humidity levels are not balanced. The good news is, the experts at Bartels Heating & Cooling can help you with the installation or service of a whole home humidifier or dehumidifier, depending on what your needs are.

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Commercial Air Conditioning: Why You Should Consider a Packaged Rooftop Unit

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Air conditioning is critical to your business throughout the summer months, keeping your commercial space cool and comfortable so that business can move forward. If you are in need of a new air conditioning system for your commercial space, you may want to consider a packaged rooftop unit. The commercial AC experts at Bartels Heating & Cooling can help you with your entire installation, including sizing, so give us call today!

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Can Duct Cleaning Help My AC?

Monday, June 8th, 2015

Certain areas of your air conditioning system can be more prone to attracting and accumulating dust and dirt, and one of these areas is your ductwork system. You don’t need to have your ductwork cleaned every year, but it is recommended that you schedule your ductwork for cleaning every 3-5 years. This is because dust and dirt can build into a significant layer that can, and will, adversely affect your air conditioning system. The experts at Bartels Heating & Cooling have been cleaning ductwork for a long time, and they have the latest tools and training to ensure that the job is done thoroughly and correctly. If it’s been more than 5 years since your last duct cleaning appointment, give us a call today!

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