HVAC Indianapolis Archive

Equipment Price Increases Loom as Manufacturers Respond to Tariffs

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 15, 2018
Equipment Price Increases Loom as Manufacturers Respond to Tariffs

Steel and Aluminum Tariffs are Causing HVAC Manufacturers to Increase Prices 4-6% on July 1, 2018 For the first time since Homesense has been around, our equipment suppliers are raising prices in the middle of the season. We’ve been advised of a 4-6% increase in equipment cost across the board for the most expensive things...
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Why A Frozen Air Conditioner is Not So Cool for Your Indianapolis Home

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 8, 2018
Why A Frozen Air Conditioner is Not So Cool for Your Indianapolis Home

Air conditioners need refrigerant to work. For most homeowners in and around the Indianapolis area, that’s the extent of our knowledge and awareness about the refrigeration/refrigerant chemical. We need gas in our cars. Air in our lungs. And refrigerant in our A/C units. And thankfully that’s about all we need to know. Like the gas...
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Home Air Health Tips + Tricks for Pet Owners

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 8, 2018
Home Air Health Tips + Tricks for Pet Owners

Most people who suffer from animal allergies aren’t allergic to an animal’s’ hair, but rather its dander. Pet dander specifically consists of tiny flakes of skin on animals with fur or feathers. It can have serious negative effects on you and your home’s air quality, if not properly controlled. If trapped inside your home’s HVAC...
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0% Financing for 72 months for Approved Carrier Infinity Systems

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 1, 2018
0% Financing for 72 months for Approved Carrier Infinity Systems

Springtime in Indianapolis is a great time to consider replacement of your old air conditioner. We’ve talked about this each fall and spring, that the off-season is the best season for home owners because manufacturers give great deals. This spring is no exception, with Carrier and Wells Fargo offering 0% financing up to 72 months...
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Homesense Adds Duct Cleaning to List of Services

By: Brian Schutt  |  March 21, 2018
Homesense Adds Duct Cleaning to List of Services

Specialization is important to us. While many in our industry jump into plumbing or electrical work because it’s “good for business”, we’ve always been hesitant to stray from our core competency. But after significant research into indoor air health, and at the request of hundreds of clients over the years, we have decided to invest...
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Five Tips for Improving Your Indoor Air Quality – Lowering VOCs

By: Brian Schutt  |  March 13, 2018
Five Tips for Improving Your Indoor Air Quality – Lowering VOCs

In February, the Science journal released a study finding that volatile chemical products — such as pesticides, coatings, printing inks, adhesives, cleaning agents and personal care products — now make up half of fossil fuel VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions. This is a big deal because VOCs are found consistently higher indoors than outdoors and...
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Six Ways to Know if Your Indoor Air Has Been Polluted

By: Brian Schutt  |  March 8, 2018
Six Ways to Know if Your Indoor Air Has Been Polluted

Brian Shutt:  Hey, this is Brian Schutt with Homesense Heating and Cooling. We are back on Facebook Live again, I’m sure you’re excited. Here with Matt Patrick, our comfort consultant and indoor air health specialist, among other things. A couple of weeks ago, we talked about the issues related to humidification and what you can...
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Cool Customers Episode 2: Kyle Lacy, Lessonly

By: Brian Schutt  |  March 7, 2018
Cool Customers Episode 2: Kyle Lacy, Lessonly

Kyle Lacy is a entrepreneur, author, thought leader, and now start-up veteran who’s packed a career’s worth of experience into a decade of work. With a diverse skill set and a “open view” of the tech landscape, Kyle brought back an energy and capability to Indy after a stint in Boston. Brian and Kyle talk...
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Geothermal Heat Pump Tax Credits Approved by Congress

By: Brian Schutt  |  February 27, 2018
Geothermal Heat Pump Tax Credits Approved by Congress

At the beginning of February 2018, federal legislation was passed to extend federal tax credits for residential and commercial installations of geothermal heat pumps (GHPs). How does that relate to you? What the New Tax Credit Means for Homeowners Between 2009 and 2016, Congress approved the Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit plan, passing tax credits...
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Cool Customers Episode 1: Chris Eley, Goose the Market and Smoking Goose

By: Brian Schutt  |  February 20, 2018
Cool Customers Episode 1: Chris Eley, Goose the Market and Smoking Goose

Chris Eley is a towering figure in the Indianapolis food scene. And not just because he’s 6’7″ tall. Chris has had a passion for food since he was young, worked his butt off for years all around Indy, and across the country. And then brought his vision for a neighborhood market to the newly revitalized...
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