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What Does HVAC Mean?

If you’re a long-time Austin homeowner, you’re likely familiar with the acronym HVAC, but have you ever wondered what it stands for, or what it means? In this short post on the Stan’s Heating, Air & Plumbing blog, we’ll explain just that and more. From understanding words like heating and ventilation, to learning how your […]

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What is HVAC Maintenance?

One of the most important parts of maintaining your home’s comfort is having an efficient, highly-functioning HVAC system. That begins with HVAC maintenance—the process of maintaining your heater, ventilation, and air conditioner by regularly inspecting it for problems, replacing what’s broken, and cleaning it to ensure it’s in tip-top shape. By investing in regular, bi-annual […]

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How Do HVAC Systems Work

Do you know how your HVAC system works? If not, you’re not alone! Many homeowners don’t really understand how their home’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (HVAC) functions, which can often help when it comes to understanding the mechanics of an HVAC repair in Austin. In this post, we’ll break down the basics of […]

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Why Heating & Air Conditioning Units Stop Working In Extreme Temperatures

Heating and air conditioning units are designed to cool the interior of a property based on the average temperature in the area. Austin, Texas, and the surrounding areas have summers with average high temperatures of about 90 degrees Fahrenheit, and winters with average low temperatures of approximately 45 degrees Fahrenheit. If temperatures greatly exceed above […]

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How To Winterize Your Heat Pump

Homeowners in Austin, Texas, and the surrounding areas know how brutal it can be to live uncomfortably in a cold home with no functioning heating system. After the Winter Freeze of 2021, much of Central Texas experienced freezing temperatures with major loss of power and heating systems, resulting in extreme discomfort and in some cases, […]

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