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Safety Check: 3 Things You Should Check Every Fall

With the advent of winter, testing carbon monoxide detectors, smoke detectors and your heating system go a long way toward assuring your family's safety, especially if you use any natural gas appliances or have an attached garage. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, two-thirds of house fires occur during the winter, causing over $2 [...]

September 5th, 2019|Blog, HVAC System, HVAC Tips|

Why You Need to Ensure Your HVAC Tech is Properly Trained

Your neighbor’s Uncle Bud is a real nice guy “who can fix anything.” When you need HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) maintenance or repair, nicely decline your neighbor’s offer to call Uncle Bud. Air Conditioning Maintenance and Repairs Today’s HVAC units have technology that requires professional A/C repair and maintenance. Ask questions to ensure your [...]

April 10th, 2018|Blog, HVAC, HVAC Tips|

What Do Evaporator and Condenser Coils Actually Do?

You’ve seen our blogs mention “whole-house wellness” because we offer HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) service and we also offer plumbing services. Clean air, clean water . . . a wellness lifestyle for your home and family is our family’s goal! Evaporator coils are one of two major components of an A/C system. HVAC systems [...]

October 24th, 2017|Blog, HVAC System, HVAC Tips|

5 Ways to Cut Heating Costs This Winter

All of us are looking for ways to save energy and to preserve sustainable resources whenever we can. Lowering your HVAC (heating, ventilation. air conditioning) usage not only saves our natural resources but can save money, too! Here in Texas, it’s difficult to predict heating costs. Fuel prices are lower this year, but La Niña [...]

November 11th, 2016|Blog, Furnace, HVAC Tips|

Myth Buster: Does Closing Vents Actually Lower Heating Costs?

Cooling and heating costs are on everyone’s minds. It’s not all about spending too much money, either; it’s about making good use of our limited energy resources. The Bradbury Brothers Heating and Air Conditioning professionals’ social media goal is to share ways to lower your cooling and heating costs, and we will continue to do [...]

September 15th, 2016|Blog, HVAC Tips, Saving Money|

5 Tips to Extend Your HVAC System Life

Your property is most likely your largest investment, so protecting and preserving its value makes sense. HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) systems are made to last anywhere from 10-25 years, depending on upkeep, and you can easily extend your HVAC system life with preventive maintenance. Five HVAC Maintenance Tips Knowledge is power! We want [...]

6 Tips for Cooling Down Your AC Costs

Chief Meteorologist Dr. Todd Crawford says, “The past six summers have been the hottest six-year stretch in the last 120 years.” And then there’s Texas. We set the bar for summer heat; the high temperatures here can be life-threatening. How can you save on cooling costs when you’re running your AC 24/7? Lower Your Energy [...]

Knowing the Right Time to Repair or Replace Your HVAC Unit

An HVAC system is a long-lasting piece of equipment, and chances are the one you have will easily last you 8 to 12 years. But sometimes the issue of HVAC system repair or replacement comes up before the end of the equipment's lifespan, and you're faced with a dilemma. Answering these questions will help you [...]

June 23rd, 2016|Blog, HVAC, HVAC Tips|

5 Tips on Heating and Cooling Maintenance

Nothing keeps your HVAC system in shape like regular maintenance. That means scheduling an inspection in the spring on the air conditioner and the fall on the furnace, If you have a heat pump that heats and cools, maintenance should also be performed in fall and spring. A thorough inspection and cleaning will ensure that [...]

June 16th, 2016|Blog, HVAC Tips|

5 Important Air Conditioner Maintenance Tips For Everyone

Summer will be here soon, and with it, the long cooling season in our Gulf Coast region. Ensure your air conditioner is in tiptop shape to keep you cool and comfortable by following these simple tips for air conditioner maintenance. 1. Change the air filter. Changing the air filter is the no. 1 thing you [...]

May 26th, 2016|Blog, HVAC Tips|

How to keep your electronic devices cool in the summer heat

For better or worse, we've come to rely on our electronic devices, so it can be unsettling when they break down. In our Gulf Coast region, one way to ensure that your electronics don't malfunction is to keep them cool -- particularly over the long, hot summer. If you're concerned about keeping your computer, router, [...]

Three Common Central Air Conditioner Problems in Southeast Texas

Your air conditioner is a sophisticated piece of equipment, and despite the fact that most air conditioners are built to last a long time, eventually, something will break and need attention. Let's have a look at three of the most common air conditioner problems that you are likely to encounter. Low Refrigerant Refrigerant is the [...]

Top 3 Signs & Symptoms of a Dirty Air Filter

Changing the HVAC filter is one of the easiest things you can do to ensure your air conditioner and heating system run properly. Surprisingly, many homeowners avoid changing the filter regularly, allowing it to collect dirt, which causes problems that range from inefficient operation to system breakdown. Read on to learn about signs that a [...]

3 Ways to Extend the Life of Your HVAC System

Your HVAC system represents a substantial investment, so you should do everything you can to make it last as long as it can. HVAC systems are designed to run for many years -- some might last for as long as two decades, and are only replaced because the homeowner is looking for greater HVAC efficiency [...]

What Home Maintenance Tasks are Essential in Winter?

We're lucky in the Greater Houston area that winters are mild, but that doesn't mean we can be casual about home maintenance during the chilly season. Cold snaps do happen here, along with freezes that can damage your home and landscape. Here's a look at some of the home maintenance tasks you should perform, if [...]

December 24th, 2015|Blog, HVAC System, HVAC Tips|