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Signs You Need Emergency Air Conditioner Repair

Posted On: June 19, 2015

From the Kansas City air conditioning experts at Top Notch Heating, Cooling & Plumbing. Residents of Kansas City depend on efficient home cooling systems to provide comfort and an escape from the heat that can plague Kansas & Missouri from late June well into September. For homeowners in Kansas City and the surrounding area, few situations …

Do I Have to Replace My AC Unit, Or Can I Just Repair It?

Posted On: May 27, 2015

One of the most common questions we get here at Top Notch Heating, Cooling & Plumbing, is “Do I have to replace my AC unit, or can I just repair it?” This is an important question to address and unfortunately, one that has no direct answer. There are several factors that can help determine if …

When to Call the Professionals for AC Repair

Posted On: April 16, 2015

Kansas City residents know, all too well, that summer can be hot. In fact, some days, the combination of heat and humidity are downright stifling. The warm summer climate sends residents running in search of relief, which means that AC units usually run non-stop. If you are in need of AC repair services, contact experts at …

NEW NAECA Water Heater Regulations

Posted On: February 24, 2015

Effective April 16, 2015 The U.S Department of Energy as part of the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act (NAECA), mandated new standards on all residential water heaters. Effective April 16, 2015, water heaters will require higher Energy Factor (EF) ratings on almost all residential gas, electric, oil and tankless gas water heaters.

Can My Family Benefit from a Whole-House Humidifier?

Posted On: November 13, 2014

If you’ve lived in Kanas City long enough to survive a winter, you know how brutal they can be! It is not unusual for temperatures to drop below 30 degrees Fahrenheit, and stay there. Not only is the air cold and dry outside, but running the furnace 24/7 the air inside is even worse! Chapped …

Top 10 Tips for Winterizing Your Home

Posted On: October 30, 2014

Are you tired of cold drafts and high utility bills each winter? Winterizing your home can increase energy efficiency and decrease the amount of money you spend each month heating your Kansas City home. Here are a few tips from the experts at Top Notch Heating, Cooling & Plumbing to make your home feel warmer …

10 Energy Savings Tips for Your Water Heater

Posted On: October 22, 2014

Did you know that heating your water can account for at least 12 percent of your family’s utility bill?  Heating your water is actually the second largest chunk of your utilities after heating and cooling. Learning how to heat your water more efficiently can save you hundreds on your home’s utility bills. We know that …

Should I Clean My Air Ducts?

Posted On: September 08, 2014

If you live in the Kansas City area, it is important to inspect your home’s air duct system and clean them, if necessary, each fall in order to prepare for the winter months when heating is essential. Air duct cleaning removes all dust and debris from the ducting of your HVAC system. For air duct …

How Often Should I Change My HVAC Air Filter?

Posted On: July 29, 2014

Your HVAC air filter is probably the last thing you think about before you go to bed at night, but it is important! If you want to enjoy clean, fresh air, you should regularly replace your home’s HVAC air filter. How Often Should I Change My Air Filters? The short answer to this question is …

Why Is My AC Blowing Warm Air?

Posted On: June 25, 2014

Air conditioning is a daily part of summer for most Kansas City area residents. A functioning air conditioner could spell the difference between a comfortable indoor environment and sweaty summer afternoon. What if your AC starts blowing warm air? Unless you want to suffer needlessly for several days in the blistering heat, you better act …

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