Category: HVAC


Get Smart. Upgrade Your Thermostat for Some Amazing Benefits!

Wednesday, May, 25th, 2022 at 8:18 am by Petri Plumbing

Upgrading your home’s thermostat is a great way to take control of your finances. Heating and cooling account for half of your energy costs. They also seriously impact the energy consumption of your Brooklyn HVAC. Smart Thermostats offer a slew of benefits that also make managing the comfort of your home much easier. Between their Wi-Fi capability and interconnectivity with other smart devices, they can be programmed no matter where you are. From scheduling cost-effective…

So, You’re Getting a new HVAC System. Now What?

Wednesday, February, 2nd, 2022 at 9:41 am by Petri Plumbing

You’ve finally decided that your old HVAC system has had it and you’ve ordered a new system and booked the appointment to have it installed. But do you know what happens now? Below are some tips and everything you need to know to help you prepare your home and yourself for a new heating and cooling system installation. Length of Time Most HVAC system replacements can be completed within a day, but some more complicated…

How to Put Moisture Back into Your Home’s Dry, Winter Air

Wednesday, January, 5th, 2022 at 8:48 am by Petri Plumbing

It’s cold outside, your house is locked up tight and your Brooklyn furnace or boiler is pumping out hot air to keep you and your family warm and toasty. Still, you’ve noticed your skin and nasal passages are dry, you’re coughing more and there’s a stale odor in your home. Chances are your home’s indoor air quality is too dry. The lower temperatures in winter naturally lead to drier air since colder air cannot hold…

Resolve to Keep Your HVAC System Running Smoothly

Wednesday, December, 22nd, 2021 at 8:05 am by Petri Plumbing

We’ve all made our personal New Year’s Resolutions throughout the years. And, while losing weight and getting in shape top many people’s lists, there are some resolutions we can make that will improve our lives that don’t require nearly the self-control that dieting and exercising do. One of those is to resolve to keep your HVAC system in good working order. It’s just one of life’s ironies that your heat will go out on the…

4 Benefits of a Smart Thermostat

Wednesday, October, 27th, 2021 at 8:00 am by Petri Plumbing

If you think installing a smart thermostat might be scarier than the goblins that show up on your porch this Halloween, consider the benefits before tricking yourself out of this treat. With four generations as your Brooklyn heating and cooling company, Petri Plumbing & Heating offers these four advantages in upgrading to energy-saving thermostats. 1. Make Scheduling Your HVAC Use Easier While some people believe that programming these thermostats can be difficult, the truth is…

Improve IAQ with Regular HVAC Maintenance

Wednesday, August, 25th, 2021 at 7:30 am by Petri Plumbing

Outside air pollutants such as pollen, factory smog, and vehicle exhaust are some of the greatest offenders when it comes to poor air quality and can negatively impact our quality of life. Due to the amount of time people spend inside their home, poor indoor air quality can be even more harmful, affecting breathing, causing sinus issues, and even leading to itchy eyes and skin. However, by investing in regular heating and air conditioning maintenance,…

The Benefits of Ductless Mini-Split A/C Units

Wednesday, July, 21st, 2021 at 7:30 am by Petri Plumbing

When it comes to air conditioning units, size doesn’t always matter for comfort. Ductless mini-split A/C units present a great opportunity to give you the cool air that you wish for without the need for major construction. Read on to learn about the many of mini-split A/C units. Convenient & Compact Size There are several benefits to utilizing a ductless mini split if you are a Brooklyn homeowner. One of the first and most obvious…

Into the Digital Age: Install a Smart Thermostat During Your HVAC Tune-Up

Wednesday, June, 23rd, 2021 at 7:30 am by Petri Plumbing

No one wants their HVAC system to break down in the middle of summer. With temperatures on the rise, it is the perfect time for a tune-up. The Brooklyn air conditioning experts at Petri Plumbing & Heating have you covered on all your needs. Expert AC Maintenance Services As part of our AC maintenance tune-ups, we will: Visually inspect your HVAC system, both inside and outside your home Change your filters in the unit Clean…

It’s Time to Schedule Your HVAC Tune-Up

Wednesday, May, 12th, 2021 at 7:30 am by Petri Plumbing

With spring in full effect, now is one of the best times to get your HVAC system tuned, cleaned and ready to go for the next several months. With temperatures fluctuating and spring allergens beginning to pollute the air, your HVAC system will need to be in top shape to avoid breakdowns and keep you comfortable while indoors. There are multiple reasons why you should place an emphasis on getting your HVAC system tuned-up, and…

5 Tips to Help New York Homeowners Better Prepare for Spring

Friday, March, 5th, 2021 at 7:00 am by Petri Plumbing

Petri Plumbing & Heating gives advice to Brooklyn residents on battling pollen and avoiding plumbing issues this season BROOKLYN, N.Y. – March 5, 2021 – Petri Plumbing & Heating, Inc., a family-owned home service company serving Brooklyn and Manhattan for more than 100 years, encourages local residents to begin thinking about how to prepare their plumbing and HVAC systems for the upcoming spring season. With just under a month to go before the spring equinox…