Blogs by Comfort Systems

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The Ultimate Checklist for Winterizing Your Plumbing in Wichita

February 19, 2024

At Comfort Systems in Wichita, KS, we see firsthand the high costs, damages, stress, and frustration that come from residential customers who forgot to winterize their plumbing. Burst pipes can wreak havoc throughout your home and lead to extensive structural damage. If not addressed immediately, mold and mildew can form until you’re faced with even higher costs for mold and mildew remediation. However, it doesn’t have to be this way.…

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Why Regular HVAC Maintenance is a Must for Wichita Businesses

February 19, 2024

At Comfort Systems in Wichita KS, we’re used to being called in emergencies. We’re used to Wichita businesses needing our 24/7 emergency service 365 days a year to resolve critical HVAC problems. However, the best solution is to take advantage of our HVAC preventative maintenance programs. Regardless of whether you’re a building owner, or an operations or facility manager, the preventative maintenance programs from Comfort Systems will help extend the…

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The Role of Your HVAC System in Preventing Basement Odors

January 23, 2024

Basements can be terrific spaces that bring lots of possibilities to the table. They’re great for storage, utility use, or even extra living space. However, they’re not exactly famous for smelling great. A basement’s proximity to the ground underneath means it’s frequently a damp, cool place where moisture can easily become a problem. And where there’s moisture, there’s also bacteria, mildew, and other elements that can lead to persistent unpleasant odors. However,…

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Troubleshooting 101: What to Do When Your Thermostat Is Not Working

January 23, 2024

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t spend much time or energy thinking about your thermostat. However, that doesn’t make it any less essential when it comes to regulating the environment in your home. Your thermostat is the control center of your entire HVAC system. If it suddenly stops working or otherwise goes on the fritz, then you’re effectively stuck without the ability to control your furnace and air conditioner until…

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Preventing and Handling Frozen Hot Water Pipes in Wichita’s Winters

January 23, 2024

Saying that winters in Wichita, Kansas, are chilly is quite an understatement. The typical Wichita winter is dry and cold with average temperatures falling between 25 and 44 degrees Fahrenheit, so freezes are common. Plus, storms can bring quite a bit of extra ice and snow to the table, not to mention the inconveniences that come with them, frozen pipes included. Here’s what you need to know about preparing for…

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Wichita Winters: Ensuring Indoor Comfort with Comfort Systems’ Expert HVAC Services

December 29, 2023

At Comfort Systems, we take indoor comfort with the utmost level of seriousness. With our expert HVAC services, it has never been easier to improve your indoor comfort levels. We know how difficult these tasks can be and that’s why we are here to provide homeowners with all of the help that they need. The following guide will provide you with a number of helpful tips and pointers that are designed…

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Balancing the Air: The Role of HVAC in Indoor Humidity Control

December 29, 2023

Balancing the Air: The Role of HVAC in Indoor Humidity Control As you know, maintaining comfortable indoor humidity levels is crucial for health, productivity, and protecting your home or building. But if you live in an area with large seasonal swings in temperature and precipitation, balancing indoor humidity can be a real challenge! That’s where your heating, ventilation and air conditioning, or HVAC, system comes in. At Comfort Systems, we…

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Breathing Made Better: Enhancing Indoor Air Quality Through HVAC Care

December 29, 2023

Good indoor air quality is not just about comfort; it’s about health, productivity, and well-being. As we spend the majority of our time indoors, the air we breathe should be of the highest standard. HVAC systems play a crucial role in ensuring this. Regular care and maintenance of your HVAC system can dramatically improve the air quality in your home or workplace. Let’s dive into how you can breathe better…

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Energy and Air Quality: The Dual Benefits of Preventive HVAC Maintenance

December 29, 2023

Comfort Systems has been a residential and commercial mainstay in Wichita for over 25 years. Known as a customer-first HVAC supplier, installer, and maintenance contractor, Comfort Systems employs over a dozen well-trained, highly qualified, and seasoned HVAC technicians and subject matter experts. Customers know that they can call Comfort Systems 24/7 for round-the-clock emergency services. However, a proactive, results-driven, preventative HVAC maintenance program can limit those time-critical emergencies. When initiated…

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The Lifecycle of Your AC: Maintenance, Repairs, and Replacement

November 28, 2023

Make sure you stay comfortable during your next drive. Your car’s air conditioning (AC) system is a crucial component that ensures a comfortable and pleasant driving experience, especially during hot summer months. Understanding the lifecycle of your car’s AC—from regular maintenance to potential repairs and eventual replacement—is essential for keeping it running efficiently and extending its lifespan. Routine Maintenance: The Foundation of AC Longevity Regular maintenance is the cornerstone of preserving…

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