Author: Roscoe Brown

HVAC unit performance is one item many people notice while staying at home As the COVID-19 outbreak has spread across the country, many Tennesseans have been spending more time at home due to self-quarantining or stay at home orders. Many people have likely spent more time...

Roscoe Brown maintenance plan offers many advantages It will be cold soon in Tennessee. Well, as cold as it gets around here. Winter weather can put your pipes at risk of bursting.  A pipe can burst due to compromised water lines or sub-freezing outdoor temperatures. So get...

While it’s unlikely that your HVAC unit is solely responsible for illness, it could possibly be part of the problem. And inversely, a well-functioning HVAC unit can play a role in keeping you healthy. Stop mold before it starts It only stands to reason that the quality...

Fall is finally here in Tennessee! Your HVAC unit will likely start doing less cooling and more heating soon. To make sure you’re ready for the season, here’s a do-it-yourself checklist for fall HVAC maintenance: Replace your filter Make sure you’re checking your filter every month to see...

Transition months are an ideal time for a system tune-up Your HVAC unit has been working hard, putting in long hours, and probably hasn’t had a day off in months. It’s hard to believe, but we’re still waking up to forecasts in the 90s in Tennessee.  Think...

Unfortunately, the easiest insulation to install is sometimes not the most efficient for the job. Blanket insulation or batts come in a variety of materials, fiberglass, mineral wool, natural fibers or plastic fibers. It comes in a convenient roll and is easy to roll out...

This week, as Tennessee temperatures topped out in the mid-90s with high levels of humidity, Southerners scoffed at an Energy Star recommendation for how cool to keep your home temperature. Energy Star, which is run by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of...

Tips on how to make your AC unit work better in warm months Unless you just love humidity and heat, August in Tennessee is not generally a pleasant time. Temperatures rarely drop below 80 degrees and are routinely in the 90s. After a summer break spent...

As the temperature rises this summer, there are several things you can do to make sure your air conditioning unit is in tiptop shape. These preventative heating and air maintenance measures will make sure your unit is performing at its best. Note: Make sure the...

If you’re a homeowner, sooner or later you’re going to encounter some plumbing problems. Some you can fix on your own and others will require the help of a professional. Here are the top three plumbing issues and what you can do to address them.   Clogged Sink For...