Heating & Cooling Blog

Severe storms and unruly weather are nothing new to homeowners in the South Jersey area. In fact, you could say we’re all quite well acquainted with power outages and shoddy home electrical, try as our utility providers might. Because of the challenge losing power in your home presents, you might be considering a home standby […]

We’re catching the first few waves of that South Jersey summer heat in these past few weeks. If you haven’t already, you’ll be kicking on that cooling system before long. But before you do, there are some things you should make certain get done! A routine spring maintenance is the best way to make sure […]

We’re still shaking off the chill of a South Jersey winter as we speak, but we’ve been getting our fair share of warm, sunny days. And pretty soon those warm sunny days are going to get that signature Jersey edge, meaning the AC system will be quite necessary. But is your cooling system in gear […]

Humidifiers are a great way to keep your South Jersey home feeling cozy and static free, as well as an awesome way to get some really nice health benefits, too. But as a unique system, they also come with some unique problems—not the least of which being a funky, gunky odor. What causes this, and […]

When you’re looking to your HVAC system, you want comfort, you want low heating and cooling costs, and you want reliability. And to get all of these things, there is absolutely nothing even half as important as getting routine HVAC maintenance. If you follow us, you’ve read that sentence plenty. If you’re new, you may […]

If you’ve spent much time on the McAllister blog, you’ll know very well that replacing your air filter on a routine basis is critical to improved performance for your furnace system. But for many of you, this may be your first time doing it. No stress, the job is quick and easy, and our experts […]

If you’re in the market for a new air conditioning system in Somers Point, you’ve probably looked at all of the usual options out there. Central cooling system and heat pumps—you’ve seen these before. But you might have come across something a bit different, too. Been seeing a ductless mini-split system, but not really sure […]

Homeowners all across South Jersey benefit from the surety and safety that a standby generator provides. In fact, many feel that generators are downright necessary around here, where outages aren’t all that uncommon. But if you’re delaying an installation, one of your reasons might be because you’re not sure how it all works. Maybe you […]

As awareness and understanding of how to properly heat and cool our homes has grown in recent years, home energy efficiency has become more and more of a hot topic. More than ever, businesses are being pushed to meet proper energy efficiency standards—and only some are up to the challenge. Here at McAllister…The Service Company, […]