Winterize Before the Bitter Cold Arrives

Winterize Before the Bitter Cold Arrives

You CAN prevent common winter plumbing problems and the costly damage that goes with them. Wicked winter weather brings its share of challenges. Expensive water damage from frozen pipes shouldn’t be one of them. Today, we’re sharing some preventative measures you can...
5 Fall & Winter Energy Solutions from Broadley’s

5 Fall & Winter Energy Solutions from Broadley’s

At Broadley’s, we don’t want you to get left out in the cold! Poorly functioning heating units or high energy bills are cause for fall (and winter) woes. Purchasing a more efficient heating unit may be able to help with both of these problems. Along with making a...
What size AC do you really need?

What size AC do you really need?

Why Is Purchasing the Correct Size Air Conditioner So Important? It is a common misconception that the bigger the air conditioner, the cooler your home will get. If a homeowner is mis-informed or doesn’t consult an HVAC professional, he or she may purchase the wrong...
HVAC Unit vs Window Cooling Units

HVAC Unit vs Window Cooling Units

HVAC Unit vs. Window Cooling Units  Central AC and window units are common cooling methods, but they work in different ways. Window units generally cool rooms, whereas central HVAC units cool entire homes or businesses. While some may prefer the lower price tag and...
Make Your Air Conditioning Run More Efficiently

Make Your Air Conditioning Run More Efficiently

Keeping your home cool, without spending what seems like an arm and a leg on an energy bill, can be a challenge during the hottest days of summer at the shore. Below are a few helpful tips that will not only help your air conditioning unit run more efficiently, but...
Why Is My AC Unit Making This Noise?

Why Is My AC Unit Making This Noise?

It seems the warm weather is here to stay and that means your AC unit is entering its prime season. The last thing you want to be stuck with on a hot, humid day is a broken unit. That is why you should keep in mind that if you hearing abnormal sounds coming from your...
Freon (R-22) Will Soon Become Obsolete

Freon (R-22) Will Soon Become Obsolete

Keeping your shore house cool? Homeowners will feel the heat of the the Freon deadline this summer. Your air conditioner’s refrigerant may become obsolete by 2020. Freon, also known as R-22, is being officially phased out due to its ozone-depleting properties....

Furnaces: Common Problems Experienced

Fortunately for many, this winter has been quite mild and you may not have had to run your heater as much as expected. However, that does not mean you are guaranteed to avoid issues with your furnace and should have a professional inspect the unit if you are...
Ecobee: Must Have Wi-Fi Thermostat

Ecobee: Must Have Wi-Fi Thermostat

Comfort is key when it comes to enjoying your home, no matter the temperature outside. Broadley’s has made it their mission to make sure everyone is as comfortable as possible, whether it be installing a new furnace or spreading the word on Wi-Fi thermostats. A new...
Preventing Frozen Pipes

Preventing Frozen Pipes

Temperatures are dropping quickly and winter is here to stay. A serious issue that all homeowners should be aware of is the risk of frozen pipes. The damages from frozen pipes can rack up to thousands of dollars in repairs to the pipes and property. Broadley’s is here...