Schaal Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Blog : Archive for January, 2016

Why Use a Zone Control System?

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Whether heating your home to live comfortably during the coldest time of the year, or running your air conditioner to cool your house down during the peak of the summer season, you want to do so efficiently. If you’re forced to heat and cool your entire home to one set temperature throughout, though, then there is really no way in which you can hope to use energy as efficiently as possible. This is why we recommend that homeowners using forced air distribution systems also consider using a zone control system in Des Moines, IA. When properly designed and installed by the pros here at Schaal Heating and Cooling, your zone control system can benefit you greatly.

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3 Benefits of Radiant Heating

Monday, January 18th, 2016

To say that there is a lot to consider when choosing a new home heating system is to make a massive understatement. There are a whole lot of heaters available on the market today, and deciding which best suits your needs is integral to heating your home successfully and satisfactorily. There is no single heater that will perfectly suit every homeowner, but our team is here to ensure that you have the information that you need in order to choose your new heating system wisely. One option that you should consider is the use of radiant heating in Des Moines, IA. Read the following information, and contact Schaal Heating and Cooling with any questions that you may have. 

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Do I Need to Have My Air Ducts Sealed?

Monday, January 11th, 2016

A concern that we often hear from our valued clients is whether or not they are in need of professional duct sealing services. Not every homeowner operating a forced air heating and/or cooling system is going to require professional duct sealing. Those that do have such a need, though, can benefit greatly from this service. The issue is, of course, that your air ducts are largely hidden from view. That means that you cannot really just visually inspect your ductwork to determine if you do, in fact, require professional duct sealing in Des Moines, IA. That’s why we’ve put together some tips for you. Read on, and contact Schaal Heating and Cooling if you believe that you require professional duct sealing in your home.

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3 Ways to Stay Ahead of the Cold this Winter

Monday, January 4th, 2016

As we enter the new year, it starts to get cold, real cold. Whether you’re a fan of winter walks and ice skating, or you’ve been dreading this time since the sky began to darken last fall, you’re going to need to be prepared. You’ll need to make sure that every member of your family has the proper winter attire, and that, most importantly, your heating system is up to the job of keeping your home warm. Here’s how.

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