1. 7 Reasons You Should Get Your Home’s Air Quality Tested

    If you’re like most people, you likely don’t think too much about the air in your home. Unless you smell something bad or it gets so cloudy you can’t see, it’s probably not at the top of your list. However, when your home has poor air quality, it can make you sick. With that in mind, we’ve gathered seven of the biggest reasons why you should have your air quality tested by an HVAC profes…Read More

  2. 5 Common HVAC Myths Busted

    With so many people looking to lower their energy bills, a lot of HVAC myths have been circulated. While some of these myths seem helpful at first, they end up causing more harm than good. With that in mind, we have gathered five of the biggest HVAC myths we’ve heard, along with the truth about them. To maximize your HVAC system's potential, call Tippetts Mechanical today! Our HVAC gurus want to…Read More

  3. The History of Air Conditioning Part One

    Air conditioning is an invaluable piece of technology, especially here in Las Vegas. Without it, sweltering temperatures and sweaty t-shirts would be inescapable. It may surprise you, but we actually have to go pretty far back to find a time without some form of air conditioning. Today, we’re going to take a look at the history of this device that is now an essential piece of everyday life for m…Read More

  4. 9 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Air Quality

    Air quality is one of the most overlooked parts of home maintenance, which is unfortunate because of how important it is. Poor air quality can lead to health issues and illnesses that can be avoided with a few easy changes. If you’re looking to improve the air quality in your home and you want some professional assistance, call Tippetts Mechanical today. We are Las Vegas’ HVAC gurus. -HVAC Fil…Read More

  5. What is Passive Cooling and Heating?

    Making your home more energy efficient isn’t just good for the environment; it will also save you money in the long run with lower energy bills. One factor that can get ignored when making the move to energy efficiency is the impact of passive cooling and heating. But what is it exactly? Essentially, passive cooling and heating is non-mechanical temperature control. This is opposed to what is ca…Read More

  6. Why is My Air Conditioning Hot?

    The air conditioner has changed life as we know it since it was invented all the way back in 1902. That’s why it’s so startling when it's suddenly blowing hot air when it should be cool. We’ve grown accustomed to consistent comfortable temperatures that can be managed at a moment’s notice. So what causes an air conditioner to no longer pump out cool air? It can actually be a number of prob…Read More

  7. Get to Know Your HVAC System – Part 1

    The best HVAC systems behind your walls and in your ceilings, quietly maintaining the comfort of your home or business without drawing any attention to themselves. Our Las Vegas HVAC systems have got to be some of the hardest-working HVAC systems on the planet, and it's amazing how steadily they run without complaint. Without them, we would struggle to sleep and get through daily life in the deser…Read More

  8. Tips for Saving Energy This Summer Part 2

    Summer is almost here, but that doesn't mean you should have to put up with high energy bills. Here in Las Vegas, spending the summer without the air conditioning on is unheard of. It's just too hot to suffer through the heat without some relief, but some people still try to avoid using their air conditioners as much as possible because they want to avoid the high energy bills that come with havin…Read More

  9. How to Find a Service Plan That Works – Part 1

    At Tippetts Mechanical, a majority of the emergency repairs we make are the results of inadequate maintenance. People don't take care of their HVAC systems, which break down and often require expensive replacement and repair. Because HVAC systems run practically year-round, they need regular care in order to stay in working order. The thing is, most people know this. They just aren't sure how to a…Read More

  10. Why Your Home is Dustier Than Normal – Part 2

    We've all seen sunshine in a dusty room. It's shocking how much dust lives in the air at any time, and amazing we can be as comfortable as we are with all of it floating around. Depending on how allergic you are, you might not be comfortable at all! With all the dust in the air in the first place, any increase can really affect your quality of life. If you're experiencing more sneezing, coughing,…Read More