Do I Need to Break in My Home’s New HVAC System?

Getting a new HVAC system installed in your Ingram, TX home is a big deal. It’s also a major investment in your home’s comfort and overall value. Homeowners worry that they’ll damage a new system if they don’t get it off to the perfect start in their home. To put your mind at ease, here are the facts about HVAC break-in periods. What Happens After an HVAC Installation? On the day of your HVAC installation, one of our expert technicians will arrive at your home with everything they need to complete the job. They’ll begin by removing your existing system if you have one. Then, they’ll prepare the installation areas both inside and outside your home. After that, they’ll install your new HVAC system. When your new HVAC system is all set up, our technician will run it through a series of tests to make certain everything’s in working order. After that, you can turn on your HVAC system and use it as much or as little as you wish. So, There‚Äôs No HVAC Break-in Period? There’s no special procedure you’ll need to follow and no break-in period to worry about. Modern HVAC systems arrive at your home ready for...

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Why Is There a Burning Smell When My Heater Turns On?

If there’s a burning smell when your heater comes on, it may be nothing, but it could indicate that there’s a serious problem. The type of smell can help identify what the problem is. Burning Dust Smell When you first turn your heater on after it hasn’t been used for months, you may notice a burning dust smell. Dust collects in your heater when it’s not being used and will burn once the heater turns on. The smell should go away after a little while. If the smell lingers, check the air filter to see if it should be changed. Burning Plastic Smell A burning plastic smell can be caused by one of the heater’s components wearing out. This could be a failing capacitor or a worn fan belt. You should call an HVAC company to have the problem fixed. Trade-Mark Air Conditioning in Ingram, TX, does heater repair. If another HVAC company says that your heater needs a major repair, call us to get a free second opinion. Electric Burning Smell The smell of electric burning can be produced by something harmless, but it can also indicate that there’s a serious problem. Remove registers and make sure that there...

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