The SmartHouse Blog

There is a lot of information to sift through when you are looking to make the smart choice for your next furnace or AC replacement or home improvement project. SmartHouse is dedicated to being your trusted resource for up to date information on the best practices, tips, and tricks, as well as the latest in building science and technology, and our blog is where you can find just about everything you’ll need.

As a heating and cooling contractor here in St. Louis that specializes in understanding the whole home as a system, we understand what it takes to get your home to perform at its very best, while using the least amount of energy possible to keep it comfortable all year round. From helping you find the best air conditioner or air purifier to install in your home, to how to get rid of the condensation on your windows, to the inner workings of an energy efficient heat pump, the SmartHouse blog is where your questions are answered.

May 2, 2023

Top AC Accessories to Enhance Your Home Cooling

Top AC Accessories to Enhance Your Home Cooling. Summer is a season of warmth, sunshine, and fun activities, but it can also be accompanied by unbearable heat, especially indoors. Anyone who’s been inside a St. Louis home in the summer understands the importance of a well-functioning air conditioner. But many homeowners don’t know that there are a range of additional Read more...
May 2, 2023

The Pros and Cons of Portable Dehumidifiers vs. Whole-House Dehumidifier

The Pros and Cons of Portable Dehumidifiers vs. Whole-House Dehumidifiers. Dehumidifiers are an essential tool in maintaining the comfort and health of your home. However, with so many options on the market, many St. Louis homeowners may be unsure about what’s best for them. Do I need a whole-house dehumidifier? Isn’t it cheaper just to get a portable one? That Read more...
May 2, 2023

Home Comfort in the Dog Days of Summer: AC Tips for Pet Owners

Home Comfort in the Dog Days of Summer: AC Tips for Pet Owners. We owe it to our furry family members to keep them, ourselves, and our homes healthy, comfortable, and cool. While pets bring a lot of joy and companionship to our lives, the fur, dander, and dust that come with them can reduce indoor air quality and put Read more...
April 14, 2023

Is an HVAC Maintenance Plan Really Necessary?

Is an HVAC maintenance plan really necessary? Any St. Louis homeowner has seen, and likely considered, ads from HVAC companies telling them of the importance of an annual maintenance plan in keeping their heating and cooling systems running and their home comfortable. You may be thinking, do I really need an HVAC maintenance plan? The answer is: yes and no. Read more...
April 14, 2023

Top Air Conditioner Service Scams to Watch Out For

Top Air Conditioner Service Scams to Watch Out For. As a leading provider of air conditioner services in St. Louis, we understand how important it is to maintain the quality and efficiency of your cooling system. However, there are some unscrupulous service providers out there who are looking to take advantage of unsuspecting customers. In this blog, we’ll highlight the Read more...
April 14, 2023

Failed AC? How to Make Lemonade From Your Lemon

Failed AC? How to Make Lemonade From Your Lemon. At some point, almost every homeowner experiences the frustration of a broken air conditioner. Whether it’s in the middle of summer or when you first start to use it again in the spring, a failed AC unit can quickly turn your home into an uncomfortable environment. But fear not – with Read more...
March 7, 2023

Meet The Daikin Fit

Meet the Daikin Fit. As homeowners become more conscious of energy efficiency and the impact of their HVAC systems on the environment, manufacturers are innovating new solutions to meet the demand for greener heating and cooling options. One such solution is the Daikin Fit, a variable capacity HVAC system that offers St. Louis homeowners a range of benefits over traditional Read more...
March 3, 2023

HVAC Repair: DIY or Call a Pro?

HVAC Repairs: DIY or Call a Pro? If you’re having an issue with your HVAC system, it can be tempting to try to fix the problem yourself to avoid paying for a professional repair. While there are a few HVAC repairs that can be safely done by St. Louis homeowners, most should be left to the professionals. SmartHouse has HVAC Read more...
March 3, 2023

9 Signs Your AC Needs Repair

9 Signs Your AC Needs Repair. When the temperature starts to rise, the last thing you want is for your air conditioning to stop working. Unfortunately, surprises happen and one day you may come home to a hot and sticky interior when you were hoping for cool comfort. At SmartHouse Heating & Cooling, we offer emergency AC repair services in Read more...
February 13, 2023

What Makes SmartHouse Different From Other HVAC Companies?

What makes SmartHouse different from other HVAC companies in the St. Louis area? There’s no shortage of HVAC companies in St. Louis, and while many of them do a good job, the quality of their work and services can vary greatly. We founded our business with the goal of being St. Louis’ leader in heating and cooling. Shortly after we Read more...

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