You know you love your pet, especially when shedding season makes you feel like you’re walking around in your own personal snow globe. You’re more than willing to put up with a few annoyances for the affection of your beloved Labrador or Himalayan, but have you ever thought about how your pet’s hair may be affecting … Continue reading ‘Your Air Filter Is Clogged with Hair’: HVAC Tips and Air Quality Wisdom for the Devoted Pet Owner
Although spring has sprung, and cool nights are mostly behind us, it’s still important to consider a humidifier for drier weather. Especially useful in the winter, a good humidifier reduces the spread of airborne viruses, prevents dry skin, relieves allergies, and eliminates damage to wood, among other benefits. Invest in a humidifier now that will carry you through the rest … Continue reading 5 Highest Rated Humidifiers for Home to Save You Money and Improve Air Quality in 2018
When your air conditioner starts struggling to keep up or if you notice a decrease in indoor air quality, it’s common knowledge to check and see if your air filter needs to be changed. But did you ever consider the problem has something to do with the MERV filter ratings your unit is designed to handle? If … Continue reading Get the Edge on MERV Filter Ratings with Help from Gorman Mechanical
Your coughing, spluttering air conditioner has finally run the course of its usefulness and now it’s time for a replacement. Even if your AC has been functioning well, if it’s between 10 and 15 years old you should consider updating. But before you start shopping, it’s beneficial to become familiar with one of the most important factors … Continue reading How to Interpret the SEER Rating When Buying a New Air Conditioner
HVAC Replacement FAQs – Your Questions Answered About When and How to Replace Your System You’ve been noticing inconsistent heating throughout different rooms of your house, or maybe your HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and cooling) system is making a little extra noise lately, indicating that it’s working harder than usual. Whatever symptoms your unit is exhibiting, … Continue reading HVAC Replacement FAQs – Do You Need a New System? We Have the Answers
Conventional HVAC System FAQs – Learn the Mechanics of Your AC Unit to Prepare You for the Hot Season While it’s still cold outside you may want to start thinking about updating or installing a new air conditioning system for when the temperatures start to rise. Two major options you have are to use a conventional HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning, … Continue reading Conventional HVAC System FAQs – Burning Questions About Cooling Units
You’ve turned on your heater after months of disuse and your nose is met with a foul stench. Should you worry and immediately call a heating technician? Maybe. Some smells are normal – and some definitely justify attention. If your heater smells like burning dust, plastic, or worse, you’ve come to the right place. Read on to learn … Continue reading ‘My Heater Smells Like Burning Plastic!’ Classic Heater Smells Decoded and What to Do About It
Across North Texas from Tarrant County to Collin County, our customers know the Gorman Mechanical gold standard of service. Known for providing consistently punctual, friendly, and accurate service, we have been a leader in heating, ventilation, cooling, and air conditioning (HVAC) for more than 18 years. If you haven’t hired a Gorman technician yet or if … Continue reading HVAC Certifications, Awards, and Accreditations – Gorman Mechanical’s Proof of Excellence
You hear all about heat pumps and furnaces, but do you really know the difference? If you’re trying to parse the heat pump vs. furnace debate and choose the most efficient heating unit for your home in the DFW Metroplex, where do you start? Fortunately, there really are only two kinds of main heating units: heat pump and furnace. Which … Continue reading The Heat Pump Vs. Furnace Debate – Which One Will Help You Save the Most and Still Keep You Warm?
Heating system maintenance can seem overwhelming, especially with all the other items on your to-do list this time of year. However, as the cold months advance and you find yourself turning up the thermostat every day, now is the time to make sure your heater is in peak working order. For today’s blog we at Gorman Mechanical present you with … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know about Heating System Maintenance – A Checklist Guide to Staying Toasty Warm All Winter
Gorman Mechanical is interested in complete customer satisfaction and delivers on promises made. I have been completely satisfied with their integrity, honesty, customer loyalty, thoroughness and continued follow up. I feel fortunate to have located their outstanding company among the many in the industry.- Mark
Gorman Mechanical installed a brand new cooling and heating system in my home. The replacement unit was larger and more energy efficient. Our house has never been cooler and our energy bill even went down…. I highly recommend them and their services.- Thomas
I had an issue with my A/C unit not cooling properly. The technician, Stacy, arrived during the time frame I was given, and I received a phone call about 30 minutes prior to his arrival, letting me know he was on his way. He was very professional and conscientious in figuring out and explaining the issue to me. He work was complete in a little over an hour and my house is cool once again! I will definitely refer Gorman Mechanical to others.- S.M.
A Gorman technician came over to set us up with a new A/C unit and he did a phenomenal job. He was very up front with any cost and got our install scheduled in one day. He did a great job at getting me the unit needed without running the price through the roof.- Allen
I met with Gorman Mechanical’s Sales Manager. When he came out I had a bad taste in my mouth due to some misrepresentations made by another company that happened to be A rated on Angie’s List. Because of this I’m certain I was on the defensive and asked a million questions. He was very patient and took plenty of time answering all my questions. He was very knowledgeable and helped educate me on my options and the advantages/shortfalls of each. When I came to the actual bid, I felt it was very competitive compared to other bids I’d received. I felt so well informed and confident at that point I cancelled two other appointments I’d made for that day and signed up with Gorman Mechanical. He was able to promptly arrange a great deal on financing the bulk of the cost, leaving me to pay out of pocket for a couple last minute additions (extended warranty/Reme Halo). They did not want this until installation was complete. A couple days later they installed my new system and I’ve been very happy with it. Shortly after installation I had several other questions about maintenance and a small amount that was overcharged upon installation. He was very responsive answering my questions and arranging for a prompt refund check to be sent. Fortunately, it isn’t often that I need to spend so much money on an important purchase like this, but I felt very confident with my decision and going through the process with him and Gorman Mechanical made it painless. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Gorman Mechanical to friends and family.- Rick
The repairman, Tim H., was prompt and courteous. I explained that he was a second opinion for our 21-year-old AC. The first company said that I would need 2 parts totaling $600 plus a coil that they would have to send a salesman out to quote me a price. Also first company was suggesting that I really needed whole new system. After inspection, Tim showed me how a part was wired the wrong way and he replaced a compactor and repaired a burnt wire. 2 lbs Freon were added. Total cost was retail: $217.75. I had a warranty so I paid less but what a difference in $600.00+ and $217.75! AC is working fine now. And we didn’t have to buy a new system. Thanks, Gorman Mechanical and Tim H.! The world needs more honest repairmen like you!- Jeannie