What Happens If You Put R410A in an R22 System?

December 23, 2022 | Air Conditioning

One sign that it’s time for an AC replacement is when your system still uses R22 refrigerant. Also known as Freon, R22 was banned due to its contribution to ozone layer depletion and ecological harm. Freon is becoming scarcer and more expensive as a result. The new standard, R410A, is more environmentally friendly but cannot […]

Top Olympia Air Quality Solutions for Homes

December 16, 2022 | Air Quality

By changing HVAC filters every 90 days, having regular AC tune-ups, and cleaning your ducts every few years, you can improve indoor air quality (IAQ). But pollution has many sources. Since pollutants tend to be more concentrated indoors, their impact on your health and well-being can be significant. These Olympia air quality solutions can protect […]

Tips for Finding the Best Home Services Electrician

December 9, 2022 | Electrical

If you’re looking for an experienced Olympia, WA, electrician, Black Hills Home Services is certified, licensed, and bonded, so you can expect top-quality service. But we are one of many electricians to choose from in the region. Making a phone call or online request for service is the easy part. How do you know the […]

Tips to Prepare for HVAC Installation

December 2, 2022 | Air Conditioning

A reputable HVAC installation company should have an established process for ensuring the job goes smoothly with minimal disruption. There are things you can do as well. In this article, we will provide some tips to help installers work more efficiently. While there’ll be a lot of activity and noise on installation day, these recommendations […]