Summers here in Houma and South Louisiana can be unbearable—and even dangerous—without dependable air conditioning. However, if you’re looking to install or replace an AC unit, it’s important to remember that not all units are equal. You might want to consider a variable-speed air conditioner. The air handler in a traditional air conditioner only blows…

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Chances are good that one of your neighbors, friends, or family members now has a ductless HVAC system in their home. Ductless mini-split systems are becoming increasingly popular here in South Louisiana—and for good reason. Ductless allows you to get energy-efficient, high-performance cooling and heating in any part of your home, all without the need…

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Between holiday travel plans and needed home maintenance, winter can be an expensive time for many homeowners. By improving your heating energy-efficiency, you can keep more of your hard-earned money in your pocket. In this article, we’ll review several ways you can help make your furnace or heat pump more energy-efficient. Schedule seasonal maintenance A professional…

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When your HVAC system starts breaking down, you want to hire a reputable company to come out and repair it. You want to find a local HVAC company that has a stellar reputation and that you trust to come into your home and help you. You want to do a little bit of research, and…

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Did you know the air quality inside your home might be worse than the air quality outside? According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the air in many homes and other buildings is more heavily polluted than the air you might encounter if you were outdoors in the most industrialized cities. Fortunately, there are…

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Most homeowners don’t give their air ducts much thought. However, as the years go by, dust, dirt, grime, and mold can all build up inside of the ducts, compromising your indoor air quality and energy efficiency. Air duct cleaning is a way for the team at Trahan’s Heating & Air Conditioning to clear the air…

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If you haven’t checked out the latest thermostats on the market, you really should. It’s almost 2020, which means technology is advancing faster than ever, making your life easier by providing more automation, more information, and more options! This applies to your home, too. A smart thermostat is a smart investment for your home because…

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You deserve first-class service, whether you’re ordering food at a restaurant, buying a car, or picking up your dry cleaning. Here at Trahan’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we believe that also applies to home services, particularly our heating, cooling, and other HVAC services. Many companies will provide okay service, others will offer good service, but you should be receiving…

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Pool days, popsicles, and plenty of sunshine—that’s what summer is all about. There’s fun all around and free time for you and your family to spend with one another. But all that warm weather means you should be prepared to pay higher energy bills May through August. How can you enjoy your summer without worrying…

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For the most part, your air conditioner should operate pretty quietly when it’s running right. Some noise at startup or sounds associated with the shifting of the house aren’t all that unusual. However, if your air conditioner is making loud, repetitive sounds, there may be a problem. Here’s our guide to what strange AC noises…

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