August 20, 2019

Dave’s Mechanical Services, LLC Changes Name to Dave’s Cooling and Heating

Frederick, MD (August 20th, 2019) Dave’s Mechanical Services, LLC is proud to announce that the company has changed its name to Dave’s Cooling and Heating. Dave and Diana Scurto, the owners of the company, wanted to have a name that is more descriptive of their expert service and value when it comes to the wide variety of cooling and heating services that they bring to the community. Since 2006, Dave’s Cooling and Heating has been a trusted company in the Frederick MD area that people turn to when they need air conditioner repair or replacement, heating or HVAC services. Over...

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August 14, 2019

Tips for Choosing the Right Thermostat for Your Home

Is your thermostat a “relic” from the 1990’s? If so, it’s time for a change!   Installing a new thermostat in your home will improve the energy efficiency of your HVAC all year long because today’s modern energy-efficient thermostat can remember your ideal comfort settings so you won’t have to continue turning on your unit when you’re cold or hot. How to Choose the Right Thermostat?   Before deciding on just any thermostat for your home, you have to verify that it’s going to work with your cooling and heating system since the thermostat may not work with your unit...

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August 8, 2019

DIY Air Conditioning Maintenance – How to Solve Hot Spots in Your Home

Does one or more rooms in your home feel hotter than others on some days during the summer? In this article, we will provide you with some basic tips that you can use to get started with eliminating hot spots in your home. Tip #1 – Check Your Vents One reason why some of the rooms in your home may feel warmer than others during the summer months could be due to the fact that one or more of those rooms has a closed or blocked vent. This can happen especially if you have small children or pets that lay...

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July 31, 2019

August Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips!

As we get ready to enter the month of August in Maryland, one thing that everyone will have in common is using their home air conditioner. It’s almost impossible to survive during the summer months in Frederick or elsewhere in Maryland without an air conditioner. Using an air conditioner is a good thing because it helps you to stay cool inside your home without having to deal with the Maryland heat.  However, the more that you use the air conditioner, you should pay attention to its performance to make sure that it’s functioning normally. In this article, we will share...

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July 23, 2019

What Is the Dave’s Difference?

    Are you searching for a Frederick County air conditioner repair company? If so, you’ve come to the right place! At Dave’s Cooling & Heating we specialize in air conditioner maintenance and installation. Unlike other companies in the Frederick County area that claim to have backlogged schedules, we will set an appointment with you and show up to take care of your air conditioning needs. Our trained employees are the best in the industry for repairing and replacing air conditioners so you can count on us to take care of all your A/C needs regardless if your air conditioner...

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July 11, 2019

Do You Know Your Water Quality?

Water quality varies from home to home, and there are many common water problems that can cause your water to have bad taste and smell, appear cloudy, damage equipment or plumbing, stain fixtures, or even affect your health. If you’re looking for anything water quality related, we have you covered! From water softeners to acid neutralizers, whether your water is hard, has iron, is acidic or more, we offer Water Tender products to solve your water problems. Give Us A Call If You Have: Hardness: The hardness of water is referred to by grains per gallon and is the result...

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July 5, 2019

Replace Your HVAC Now or Later?

Should You Replace Your HVAC Now Instead of Later? Summer is officially here and if you’re like most people you may be using your air conditioner regularly to keep your home or office cool. If your HVAC is older, or not running properly, you have been asking yourself recently if you should replace it or spend the money to keep it running. In this article we will answer this question just so you will have peace of mind in knowing when it’s time for you to replace your HVAC. How to Know When It’s Time to Replace Your HVAC The...

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June 27, 2019

Storms and Your HVAC Equipment

After Severe Storms, Take Precautions Before Starting Heating and Cooling (HVAC) Equipment After severe storms like the ones that have recently ripped through the Frederick area, homeowners need to take several precautions before attempting to salvage or restart heating and cooling (HVAC) equipment. “It’s important to remember not to immediately restart heating and cooling equipment after a severe storm because it can be dangerous and could cause further damage,” said David Scurto, Owner of Dave’s Cooling & Heating in Frederick. “The equipment may be severely damaged; its wiring may be damaged or it may have debris lodged in it.  These...

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June 25, 2019

5 Ways to Save Energy This Summer

The sweltering heat of summer is fast approaching, as are high energy bills. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the average resident will pay around $425 in energy costs this summer. Summer is a notorious time for wasting more energy than usual. Our tips and tricks will help keep your house cool and your budget on track. 1. Keep the cool air inside There are many things you can do in and around your home to keep your comfy, cooled air indoors. One of the simplest principles of thermodynamics is that hot air seeks cold air and equilibrium. If...

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June 20, 2019

Plumbing Tips for Summer Storms

Summer is almost here and everyone is gearing up for family BBQ’s, a day on the water, or relaxing nights watching the lighting bugs glitter. Many of us are not even remotely thinking about our plumbing systems. Along with summer fun, also comes summer storms. The DMV area has already begun experiencing some bad summer storms that have caused some bad flooding. Once your yard becomes saturated with moisture, your plumbing system can begin to suffer. Some cities here are even more prone to flooding, which reaps even more havoc on your system. Some of the most common problems summer...

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