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Why the R22 is On the Way Out

July 20, 2017

In the middle of July, in the constant heat of Michigan’s hottest month, everyone knows you can’t survive without an air conditioner. A fan simply just won’t cut it. With many options out there, it’s hard to narrow down what unit to consider. However, one unit is on its way out. Soon, the R22 will…

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Why You Should Upgrade Your A/C This Summer

July 6, 2017

Summertime is a great chance to catch some rays on the beach, but not in your home. Since temperatures reach their peak this time of year, think about upgrading your A/C to give it some extra power. Here are a few reasons why you should upgrade your A/C this summer. Cost Savings Your A/C unit…

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Three Reasons to Replace Your Old A/C

June 22, 2017

As a homeowner, the thought of replacing your A/C probably gives you hives. However, if your unit is getting older, now is the time to plan ahead. Before you’re faced with a broken unit, consider these three reasons to replace your old A/C unit. Help Protect the Environment Air conditioning units, like all technology, continues…

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Household Changes to Get the Most From Your A/C

June 8, 2017

Like most people, you probably know various energy conservation habits to get the most from your A/C units for the least amount of money. Making these important changes to your house can help to maximize efficiency. Let’s go over a few household changes that are guaranteed to help you get the most from your a/c…

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What Are the Best Heating and Cooling Options for a Sunroom?

May 25, 2017

Sunrooms are a nice addition to any home, giving you a nice halfway point between being indoors and being outside. In Michigan, they’re particularly nice in the summer for enjoying a warm evening without swatting away mosquitos. However, Michigan homeowners also have to deal with extreme temperatures in the winter and summer. Without any temperature…

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How to Use Your HVAC Unit to Alleviate Spring Allergies

May 11, 2017

Spring is in the air, which means us Michiganders are enjoying the warm weather with barbecues and short sleeve T-shirts. However, it’s not all fun and games for everyone — many of us also suffer from allergies this time of year, which puts a damper on the season. Most people with allergies use medications and…

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Great Dane Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Receives 2017 President’s Award from Carrier, Earning Honors as Outstanding Dealer

May 9, 2017

Clinton Township, MI, May 8, 2017 — Great Dane Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. was recently named a recipient of the prestigious 2017 President’s Award from Carrier. The award provides recognition for outstanding dealers in the heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) industry. Dealers were honored at a ceremony held in New Orleans on March 16.…

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Why Is My Furnace Making a Strange Noise?

April 20, 2017

A loud noise from your furnace is more than just an annoyance: it also may be a sign of a serious problem. Unusual noises from your furnace can mean the unit is somehow damaging itself, or even posing a danger to your home and anyone nearby. As such, don’t ever ignore noises from your furnace!…

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When Should I Replace My Furnace?

April 6, 2017

Furnaces tend to last long enough that we sometimes forget we ever have to replace them. However, even the most durable furnace should be replaced eventually. Replacing a furnace is certainly expensive, but it’s important to view these expenses in the long-term. When you take into account costly repairs and higher energy efficiency, buying a…

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Spring HVAC Checklist for Metro Detroit Homeowners

March 30, 2017

We know March usually has at least one last snowfall to keep us on our toes, but believe it or not, spring is right around the corner. Before we know it, we’ll be shutting off our furnaces and switching on our A/C. In other words, it’s almost time for annual spring cleaning and maintenance of…

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