The Barron Guide to MERV Filters

February 21st, 2024

You’ve probably heard the term “MERV” used before in a variety of contexts, from hospitals to schools. It’s a rating that can help customers understand how powerful or effective their filters are.

If you’ve been interested in air filtration technology or MERV filters in Bellingham, then you’ll want to understand what it means to ensure you’re not getting sold a product that doesn’t work. It can be pretty disappointing to spend money on an air filter, only to find out that the rating isn’t high enough to provide you with important filtration services that you were looking for.

Avoid situations like this and more by walking through MERV technology with us one piece at a time. Then, make sure you call our team for any air quality support you require or concerns you might have.

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Everything to Know About the Barron KARES Program

February 15th, 2024

In this day and age, it’s not enough to be a standard HVAC company. Contractors can do great work, but communities can only thrive by having active community members who contribute to those who need help the most. Our business relies on community support just as much as our customers rely on us to do extraordinary work and show results.

So, one way we’re giving back is with the Barron KARES program. It’s a hands-on approach toward HVAC work rooted in empathy and good service. Each month, we’ll shine a spotlight on a specific charity or non-profit organization that is respected amongst our team and the community as a whole. We’ll provide a charitable donation, spread awareness, and work hard to give back.

Let’s talk about what this program means and why it’s so important to us.

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HVAC Maintenance: Snow and Record Lows, Now What?

February 1st, 2024

It’s been extremely cold over the past month, and it seems like we’re finally making our way out of the cold spell. While chilly temperatures are still on the horizon, we can at least look to the future and start planning for spring.

But many of us just can’t forget about those single-digit temperatures that we just experienced, and we’d like to do something about it. What can you do if your heating system is already working as intended? Well, you can invest in HVAC maintenance to ensure that you’re prepared for the next record temperature that hits our area in both summer and winter.

Today, we’re going to talk about how HVAC maintenance can be an essential tool and how it’s going to help with the frigid temperatures this year and the next.

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It’s Official: Now Serving South Whidbey Island

January 15th, 2024

We’re happy to announce that we’re back in South Whidbey and ready to deliver home services. If you contacted us in the past few years and heard we were at capacity and couldn’t book new services, you’d be right–let’s explain what happened.

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The Pay Back Program is Back and Bigger Than Ever

January 1st, 2024

Tired of getting hit with big energy bills? The Pay Back Program is designed to help you save big on every type of installation you can think of. Whether it’s your cooling system, water heater, or your fireplace, you can save big.

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3 Signs it’s Time for Furnace Replacement

December 18th, 2023

Year after year, you rely on your furnace to kick on during that first frigid day in winter, and like clockwork, it always does. You upkeep it with maintenance, you don’t linger on repairs, but all good things come to an end. If it’s giving you one of these three major troubles, it’s time to consider furnace replacement.

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Drain Cleaning – Holiday Prep for Guests

December 11th, 2023

It’s that time of year again–you’re hosting guests, from aunts and uncles to godchildren and everyone in between. The family gets together at your house, but your plumbing system may not be ready for it.

Your drains, in particular, undergo a lot of use during the holiday season. If you haven’t had drain cleaning or maintenance of any kind in recent years, they’re long overdue for a bit of work. Here’s why you’ll want drain cleaning services before those guests come knocking.

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Home Sustainability: How Solar Panels and Heat Pumps Work Together

December 4th, 2023

Solar cuts your ongoing electrical costs, heat pumps lower your energy bills, and they can work together to compound those effects. When you power your heat pump with solar energy, you’re supercharging your home sustainability, and this is why it works.

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Why Switch to a Tankless Water Heater?

October 16th, 2023

Your water heater works fine, so why bother switching to something new when you don’t feel the need to? The fact of the matter is this: the world is switching away from tank-style water heaters, and for good reasons.

While going tankless may seem daunting at first, we’re here to tell you that it doesn’t have to be difficult or the least bit concerning. (Actually, it can save you money on your monthly bills.) Let’s take a look at tankless water heaters and why you might use one to replace your current water heater.

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The Best Reliable Back-Up Heat for Your Home

October 9th, 2023

Sometimes winter comes banging on the front door with no plans of leaving, and your primary home heating method doesn’t hold up. It happens, which is why it’s not only a good idea to have a back-up heating method–it’s paramount.

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