Posts by Stramowski

Keep the needles on the Christmas tree… not the floor.

It’s no secret that winter makes the air dryer, impacting everything around us. Dry skin is probably first on the list but number two is most likely the family Christmas tree. There’s nothing worse than a fresh tree drying out a week before Christmas and the needles all falling off. Here are some ideas to…

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Sharing the love of the 70’s! Enter to win 2 movie tickets

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Back in ’77, songs like Abba’s Dancing Queen and Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville, were flooding the airwaves. Jimmy Carter was president and George Lucas’s Star Wars was the biggest movie hit of the year. Do you remember? We do. ’77 was also the year Stramowski Heating & Air Conditioning got it’s start! In celebration of the…

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When you’re ‘falling back’ and changing your batteries, don’t forget about your furnace tune-up!

When you’re ‘falling back’ and changing your batteries, don’t forget about your annual furnace tune-up! Every fall we are reminded of the life-saving habit of changing and testing the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. The reminders typically come when there is a fire that could have been prevented, or when daylight savings…

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Stop choking your air conditioner!

Blocked Air Conditioner

It’s amazing how much junk can collect around the base of an outdoor air conditioning unit. Grass clippings, leaves, flowers – you name it – all seem to be magnetically attracted to the bottom six inches of the air conditioning units. This happens because it is where the air intakes are and they suck-up the…

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Is there a swimming pool forming under your A/C unit?

Pool Under A/C

Every so often you may see water pooling under your air conditioner… and that’s ok. Small amounts of water collecting underneath your A/C unit are typical. You’re likely to see puddles when it is very warm outside and the unit is working hard to keep your home cool. BUT…  if you see a larger ‘swimming…

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