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HVAC Indianapolis Archive

National HVAC Tech Day 2021

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 22, 2021

Today we are celebrating National HVAC Tech Day and showing appreciation for the technicians who work hard day in and day out with Homesense. June 22nd is the perfect day every year to celebrate HVAC technicians as summer gets fully underway. The important role HVAC technicians play in our modern life It’s important to take...
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Homesense & Hamilton County: a discussion on our roots

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 17, 2021

Here at Homesense we love greater Indianapolis and being part of the growth and flourishing of this city. Our team represents various parts of Indy and I (Griff, Homesense Marketing Manager) recently sat down with Brian Schutt, Homesense co-owner, to talk about our shared connection with Hamilton County specifically as well as some of our...
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Dehumidifiers 101: What do they do and why do I need one?

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 7, 2021
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Humidity Problem Living in the midwest means we’re all familiar with humidity, but many homeowners aren’t familiar with how to control humidity through dehumidifiers. Few things are worse than stepping outside on a July day and feeling the hot wall of humidity hit you. While the summer especially comes to mind, the outside air is...
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5 HVAC Tips for Summer

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 26, 2021

As summer begins in earnest, so does the work your air conditioner has to put in to keep your home comfortable. There are a few things you can do to ensure your AC has the best environment and setup possible to run smoothly. Follow each of these five HVAC tips for summer and you’ll be...
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HVAC Second Opinion: Trust Homesense

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 13, 2021
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Why you need a second opinion It’s a hot summer day and you finally have an HVAC technician looking at your faulty system. All you want is to have cold air in your house again, but you’re nervous about how much it might cost. Your fears are founded when your technician tells you that you...
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Air Conditioner Options for Older Homes in Indianapolis

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 4, 2021
Air Conditioner Options for Older Homes in IndianapolisAir Conditioner Options for Older Homes in Indianapolis

Real estate patterns of the Millennial generation are starting to have a big impact on how development and redevelopment is taking place in Indianapolis. Our team has been a part of many of the projects in the Midtown, Old Northside, Fountain Square, and other reemerging areas of Indianapolis. And from a heating and cooling perspective, the...
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May Ductless Mini-Split Deal

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 3, 2021

THIS MONTHLY DEAL ENDED ON MAY 31ST, 2021.    Homesense is your local ductless specialist, and our May deal is all about Mini-Splits! These ductless systems provide an incredible range of flexibility as well as high energy efficiency and are increasingly popular. Independent room temperature control No ductwork = reduced allergens High SEER ratings If...
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The Pros and Cons of Continuously Running Your HVAC Fan

By: Brian Schutt  |  April 21, 2021
The Pros and Cons of Continuously Running Your HVAC FanThe Pros and Cons of Continuously Running Your HVAC Fan

“Should I set my HVAC fan to auto or on” is a question we commonly receive from Homesense customers — along with “does running the fan on my air conditioner use a lot of electricity?” It’s a debated topic throughout the industry, so we’re going to give you the pros, the cons, and our recommendation...
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Energy efficiency and your HVAC system: a primer

By: Brian Schutt  |  April 14, 2021
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  HVAC energy efficiency is an important topic to understand as you make decisions regarding your home’s heating and cooling system. There are a multitude of factors and ratings that go into determining and describing energy efficiency. As always, our goal is to help reduce confusion so that you, the customer, have the knowledge necessary...
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Frozen Coil? Best way to thaw and next steps

By: Brian Schutt  |  April 13, 2021
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When you have a frozen coil, take these important steps   As the heat of summer rolls in, so do common air conditioning problems. This is because after sitting dormant for some time in the Indiana winter, your system is now straining to work again. And in Indiana summer, that can mean working against 90...
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