Scaran Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Staten Island’

Spring Is the Season for AC Upgrades! Explore Your Options with Our Team

Monday, May 27th, 2019

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Spring is that time of year where you want to start taking a little inventory of your life. You’re probably already planning to do a deep dive into your home to get rid of clothes and items that no longer serve you. Make sure you extend this same mindset to your air conditioner too!

If you had problems with your current air conditioning system last year then it’s time for you to upgrade. If you didn’t have significant problems with your air conditioner, then it just might be time for you to consider adding a few simple updates so that you can get the most possible from your air conditioning system. Either way, make sure you contact our team for all your air conditioning services in Staten Island, NY.

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Watch Out for Problems with Your Heat Exchanger This Winter

Monday, March 18th, 2019

inside-of-a-heat-exchangerIf you have a furnace in your house, you need to know about your heat exchanger. If you have a technician in your home, it’s probably common for them to throw around technical terms and parts—if you’re not sure what the terms mean, don’t be afraid to ask! It’s important to understand the systems used in your home. We would never categorize a furnace system as “dangerous,” but these systems can definitely become this way if you neglect them. When you need heating repair services in Staten Island, NY, make sure they’re from a responsible team like ours. You need quality work so don’t cut corners!

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How to Know When It’s Time to Let Go: Upgrading Your Heater

Monday, February 18th, 2019

service-technician-with-a-customerSometimes it’s hard to say goodbye, but it’s a better idea to let go of your heater when the time is right than to tussle with an inefficient heater. You might think that it’s cheaper to just deal with the frequent repair costs rather than facing the situation and buying a new heater—after all, look at the price of a repair versus the price of buying a new heater and installation services, right? Wrong.

All those repair costs really add up. If you really want to save money in an effective manner, make sure that you upgrade your heater when the time is right. If you’re unsure of when the time is right, keep reading below. Lots of homeowners aren’t sure when they should pull the trigger, so we’ve compiled a list of the right signs below. If you’re ready for a heater upgrade in Staten Island, NY then we’re the team to call.

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Why You Should Install a Ductless System

Monday, February 4th, 2019

sun-and-snowflake-badgeThe middle of winter here in Staten Island is cold. You’re relying on your heater more than you ever have and the constant use might put a little excess strain on the heating system. The added strain can really start to highlight the problems in your heating system. The longer winter goes on, the more apparent these problems become.

When you’re ready to make the switch, the transition can be a little rocky. There’s so much to know about your home’s HVAC system and how to best fit your system with a ductless mini split. If you’re looking for ductless HVAC services in Staten Island, NY make sure that you contact our team here at Scaran.

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Consider a Boiler for Your Heating Upgrade!

Monday, January 21st, 2019

Industrial boiler gas regulation and metering moduleThe majority of people across the nation don’t think twice when it comes to the options for heating their home—they opt for a furnace system. We’re not knocking forced-air heating systems, these systems are great. But they aren’t the only effective way to heat your home. If you’re one of the many people who has realized it’s time to upgrade your heating system after running it all winter, consider stepping outside the box with your heating system this time around.

To many homeowners, boilers seem a little outdated. They’re actually a comfortable and efficient means of heating your home especially here in our cold climate in Staten Island. Boilers provide heat for your home differently than furnace systems because boilers are a radiant heating system. If you want to install a boiler in your Staten Island, NY home this winter contact our team. We have nearly 90 years of experience in the HVAC industry and we put it to good use.

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5 Signs That You Need a Furnace Upgrade

Monday, January 7th, 2019

Inside a gas furnace. Focus = the top of the middle flange. 12MP camera.Not sure if it’s time for you to have a furnace upgrade? We know that sometimes it’s hard to make that decision. Committing to buying a new furnace for your home and spending money on the installation services is incredibly expensive, so when you’re ready, you want to be sure. However, you don’t want to wait too long to take action. When you need a furnace upgrade in Staten Island, NY, be sure to contact our team. All our technicians are extensively trained, licensed, and experienced so that we can help you in any endeavors that you need in your home.

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Man’s Best Friend, Air Quality’s Worst Enemy: How Your Pets Affect Your IAQ

Monday, December 24th, 2018

English bulldog trying to reach cookieSo many homes here in Staten Island suffer from poor indoor air quality, you might not even realize the toll it’s taking on your home comfort. You love your pets, but your furry four-legged friends are probably taking a toll on your indoor air quality. Although they mean no harm, your pets are a major source for allergens in your home. So, what should you do? You’re not going to get rid of Fido, he’s a member of the family! You can love your pets and improve your indoor air quality at the same time. If you’re concerned about your indoor air quality here in Staten Island, try installing an air purifier. If you want to learn about your options, keep reading below.

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Get Smart: It’s Time for a New Thermostat

Monday, December 10th, 2018

studio shot of modern thermostatHaving trouble heating your home this winter? Your first thought might be to go to what you think the source is—your actual heating unit. We want to encourage you to take a look at your thermostat first before you venture over to your furnace, heat pump, or boiler.

You’ve probably heard people sing the praises of smart thermostats, but you’re hesitating because you don’t feel like anything is wrong with the thermostat you currently have. After all, your thermostat clearly displays the temperature and activates your heater, right? Sure. But a smart thermostat can do so much more than this for you.

A smart thermostat system works for you and helps you save money. If you want to upgrade your thermostat in Staten Island, NY contact our team. We’ll help you find the right smart thermostat to meet your needs.

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Get a Furnace Check-Up Before Winter

Monday, October 15th, 2018

Technician looking over a gas furnace with a flashlight before cleaning it.Temperatures are cooling off here in Staten Island, so make sure you prepare your home. Something as simple as a furnace check-up before we reach our cold winter weather makes the world of difference to the comfort of your home and it saves you money. You need reliable heating services here in New York so don’t settle for anything less than the best when preparing your home for our bitterly cold winters. When you need furnace repair in Staten Island, NY call our team here at Scaran. We always put the needs of the customer first at our company.

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4 Signs You Need AC Repairs

Monday, September 17th, 2018

It’s been a long and hot summer here in New York. Now that temperatures have cooled off and you’re using your air conditioning less you might start to consider addressing issues that bothered you throughout the summer. If these problems aren’t simple fixes and you need repairs to your system, our team at Scaran has the right technicians for the job: reliable, experienced, and with all the right resources to perform a flawless Staten Island, NY air conditioning repair.

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