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Trends in HVAC (Our Blog)

Speak the HVAC language

07/29/2019

Sure, you know what a thermostat is and are versed in humidifiers, but there’s a lot of insider vocabulary that can get thrown around when dealing with repair professionals. Being able to speak that language can help you understand your Read More…

HVAC Troubleshooting: Do this before calling the pros

06/26/2019

There are few things more sweat- or shiver-inducing (literally and figuratively) than your HVAC suddenly malfunctioning. That’s why Dominion Service Company has a 24/7 phone line to deal with emergencies or make appointments. But even if you are unlikely to Read More…

You Need a Dehumidifier, You Just Don’t Know it Yet

05/28/2019

Dehumidifiers are one of the most underrated appliances when it comes to air conditioning, temperature control and even keeping your home healthy. Here are some signs you might need a dehumidifier in your home: Mold spots. Small, dark mold spots Read More…

HVAC Pitfalls to Avoid During the Heat

04/08/2019

When warm weather comes back around, it comes in fast. And if you aren’t ready, the change in your HVAC system—and in your utility bill—can be a shock. Here are the top three things to avoid feeling the fire: Don’t Read More…

HVAC Factoids

04/08/2019

Whether you take your HVAC system for granted or include it in your gratitude journal each and every night, most of us don’t really think about the history of air conditioning. We stay warm in the winter and cool in Read More…

Beyond temp control: The case for HVAC air purifiers

02/25/2019

Your HVAC system should do a lot more for your air than just adjust the temperature. Air filtration and purification is another major role of HVAC—does your system need an upgrade? The benefits of air purifiers include: Filtering out allergens Read More…

Get the Service you Need, Sans the Upsell

09/25/2018

Don’t be fooled by a home maintenance agreement that sounds too good to be true—you may end up paying more. All too often in the HVAC and electrical service industry, companies try to attract customers with maintenance deals such as Read More…

2018 HVAC Trends

08/06/2018

  When the recession hit the U.S. in late 2007, the HVAC industry took a hit along with the construction industry (and many others). But now, a decade later, the future looks much brighter (and well air-conditioned). The HVAC industry Read More…

Cutting Down on the Utility Bill Spike

08/06/2018

Heating and air conditioning are two of the three most common expenses for both building owners and homeowners, but they also represent a major opportunity for saving. As the seasons change, it’s normal to see your bills increase and decline, Read More…

Extend the Lifespan of your HVAC Unit

08/03/2018

Proper maintenance is the number-one way to help your heat pump, air conditioner, or heating and cooling system last as long as possible. In our decades of service around Richmond and Hampton Roads, we can point to inadequate maintenance as Read More…

Professional Buildings & HVAC Management

11/22/2017

Overcoming challenges to keep tenants in mixed-used buildings comfortable. Dominion Service Company understands the complexity of HVAC in professional buildings.  Mixed-use office buildings come in all shapes and sizes, so it’s only natural that installing and servicing HVAC systems isn’t Read More…

How to Winterize an Air Conditioner

11/22/2017

How to Winterize an Air Conditioner  We created a special page within our commercial HVAC section specifically to discuss “how to winterize an air conditioner” as this is one of our most frequently asked questions!  The truth is, winterizing an air Read More…