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Humidifier spreading steam into the living room. Do I need a humidifier in the fall?

Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

October 21, 2019

In many places, evidence of fall’s presence is obvious by way of beautiful fall colors. But many only experience fall with its subtlety through lower humidity levels. No matter which way you experience it, one thing is evident in them all––fall brings drier air. The cooler air simply can’t hold as much moisture as warm…

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Indoor fall scene. Fall indoor air quality (IAQ).

Fall Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

October 8, 2019

With fall now upon us in Homewood, cooler temperatures are here to stay. This transition from one season to another most definitely affects your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ). And your indoor air quality directly affects your comfort in your home. At Western Sales and Services, we know in cooler weather people tend to spend…

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Portrait Of Family Relaxing On Sofa Together Smiling To Camera.

Fall HVAC Maintenance

September 23, 2019

You should schedule your annual maintenance appointment for your heating system before you use it for the season, regardless if you have a furnace, boiler, or heat pump.

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Front door fall decorations in Birmingham, AL.

7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

September 12, 2019

It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside. Many Vestavia Hills homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”

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Road caution sign which reads Allergy Season Ahead.

Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

August 30, 2019

Does an air conditioner help with allergies? In one word, yes. Actually two words, yes if. If you properly maintain the air conditioner. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world.

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Air conditioner with technicians working on it.

AC Definitions

August 8, 2019

It’s smart to understand your air conditioner, so our technicians at Western Sales and Services would like to share these AC definitions and terms with you.

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

July 26, 2019

We can help you live healthier by keeping you and your family comfortable at home throughout the hot summer months ahead.

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Woman with plunger trying to remove clogged sinks.

Common Plumbing Mistakes to Avoid

July 9, 2019

The plumbers at Western Sales and Service get called out to people’s houses for all kinds of different reasons. Sometimes it is a big and serious situation, other times it is something smaller and more common. Here is a list of the most common plumbing mistakes that we see:

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SEER—What Does It Mean?

June 24, 2019

SEER is a term that gets thrown around a lot in reference to air conditioning (AC) products.

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Using a smart phone to set the thermostat in a modern bed room.

How to Set Your Programmable Thermostat

June 10, 2019

With all the options available for setting your programmable thermostat, it’s easy to get confused. Of course, this defeats the purpose of a programmable thermostat—it’s designed to for you to “set it and forget it,” making your life easier. It’s worth taking the minute or two it takes to read this to clear up anything that may be confusing you about the process.

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Western Sales and Service services Birmingham, Homewood, Vestavia Hills, Hoover, Pelham, Chelsea, and the surrounding Alabama communities with their heating and cooling needs. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 205-787-8674, or request service online today.