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Why Is My Furnace Leaking Water?

February 8, 2019
Photo of old furnace leaking water in Houston, TX.

You just discovered there’s a puddle of water on the floor in front of your furnace. What does this mean? Why would your furnace be leaking water? In most cases, it’s not a big repair, so don’t panic. It could be a few different things. However, you will need a certified professional to take a…

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Is Your Home Making You Sick?

January 17, 2019
Young couple sick from poor air quality in Houston, TX

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in Houston, TX, creating some significant health problems. At M E Brown, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor…

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Five Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

December 17, 2018
Happy senior couple using laptop at home.

So you’re looking to invest in a heat pump. You’re not alone––many Americans are making the switch. Why? For starters, heat pumps are generally more efficient than a traditional heating or cooling system. What’s more, they offer both heating and cooling, so they’re versatile. At M E Brown Air Conditioning Company, we like to help…

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Types of Furnaces

December 11, 2018
Close-up view of blue flames in gas boiler

There are three different types of furnaces available. There are a few things that factor into which kind will work for you. You should consider your heating requirements, duct work and insulation, size of you home and number of floors, and your budget. One of the certified technicians at ME Brown Air conditioning Company can…

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Furnace Maintenance

November 20, 2018
Technician cleaning the front cover os a gas furnace before re-installing .

Before starting any kind of routine maintenance or cleaning make sure you have taken the proper safety precautions, such as turning your appliance off. If at any point you question what you are doing or think you might damage your furnace or hurt yourself, do not proceed. Call us and we will be happy to…

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Heat Pumps 101

November 1, 2018
heat pumps

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat from your…

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Leaky Ducts

October 18, 2018
vents

Ductwork is a hidden element that is crucial to your home comfort. Ductwork is the system by which warm or cool air circulates throughout your home. It is essential to have well maintained and cared for ductwork in your home. Most of it is hidden behind walls or in places that are not as frequently…

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Zone Controls

October 2, 2018
zone controls

Do some areas of your home have inconsistent temperatures even as you adjust your thermostat? If you have a large home or a home with multiple stories and you are not using more than one thermostat you most likely have an uneven distribution of heating or cooling. A zone control system gives you control over…

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Signs That You May Need a Dehumidifier

September 24, 2018
portable dehumidifier

What is a dehumidifier? A dehumidifier is an appliance that removes moisture from the air.   What are the signs that I need a dehumidifier? There are a number of things that can indicate you need a dehumidifier:   You may have condensation on your windows or doors. You will see water beading or fog/vapor…

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Humidity in Your Home

September 7, 2018
Glass door with condensation and a tree, high humidity. Texture of water on a glass.

High indoor humidity can be hard to control. Often people use their air conditioners to remove moisture from their home since this happens as a by-product of cooling. However dehumidification is not the primary purpose of and air conditioner. An air conditioner runs off of a thermostat which only senses temperature not humidity levels. When…

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M E Brown proudly provides HVAC service to Houston, Bellaire, Cypress, Copperfield, River Oaks, West University, Piney Point, Galleria, Memorial, Jersey Village and the surrounding communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 713-939-9411, or request service online today.