February 14, 2023

Checklist: What an HVAC Tune-Up Should Include

HVAC maintenance is a critical part of keeping your heating and air conditioning working effectively and reducing both your utility and repair costs. Ideally, you have two maintenance visits a year, one in the spring for your AC and one in the fall for your heating. Use this checklist as a guide for what to expect when you hire a company like Bruce Heating & Air Conditioning for your routine HVAC maintenance. Air Filter Inspection […]
October 19, 2022

Finding the Most Effective Heating System for Your Commercial Property

An effective heating system for a commercial property maintains a comfortable atmosphere for everyone in the building. Naturally, you want your employees, customers, visitors, and others to feel at ease inside your business. Finding the best heating system for a business is just as important as finding one for a private home. Of course, when it comes to heating systems for commercial properties, there are many options to consider. What Are Some Types of Heating […]
August 18, 2022

The Importance of NATE Certification

Our HVAC technicians at Bruce Inc. Mechanical Heating and Air pride themselves on their NATE certification. Our customers know that NATE-certified professionals are the best in the business. An acronym for the North American Technician Excellence, NATE is a certification organization for technicians who are passionate about heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration and want to excel in installing, repairing and taking care of these systems. A non-profit, NATE is the largest certification organization in […]
July 15, 2022

Signs You Need to Replace Your Commercial HVAC System

Commercial HVAC systems function to heat and cool large buildings. These buildings include restaurants, hospitals, business complexes, and schools. Commercial air conditioners are bigger, have a higher capacity, and have higher complexity of operation than residential systems. A comfortable environment is the main reason for an HVAC. So, if it is not reaching the expected comfort levels, then it is time for a replacement. Many commercial HVAC systems last 10 to 15 years. After this […]
April 14, 2022

Identifying Problems With Your HVAC Ductwork

Ductwork is a key part of most HVAC systems. It’s the network of conduits that deliver heating and cooling throughout your home. As ducts age, they can develop various problems, including leaks and clogs that may cause them to need repair or replacement. Fortunately, there are a few things to watch for if you think your system’s ductwork might need repairs. The purpose of this article will be to give you some idea of how […]
January 3, 2022

Making Sure Your HVAC System Is Ready for Storms

Although it’s easy to control your indoor environment with an HVAC system, it’s impossible to control the conditions outside. If a storm is expected in your area, Bruce Mechanical recommends that you take some time to prepare your HVAC system so that you stay comfortable and your HVAC system stays safe. In the midst of your other storm preparations in Kennewick, here are the HVAC preparations you need to complete. Prepare Your Home During a […]
October 13, 2021

Top Reasons Why Your Heater Won’t Turn Off

Restricted Airflow Due to Clogged Air Filters It can be worrisome if your furnace won’t turn off. Here are some of the top causes of a heater that runs continuously. Changing your HVAC system’s air filters is one of the easiest tasks that you can do yourself to maintain the efficiency of your system. Making sure you have clean air filters ensures the unit is getting adequate airflow. Without adequate airflow going into the heating […]
September 16, 2021

Five Tips for Furnace Safety

You rely on your furnace to keep your home warm and comfortable on long winter nights, but like any fuel-burning appliance, a heater can quickly become dangerous. Gas leaks, carbon monoxide exposure, and house fires are just some of the hazards linked to heating systems. Luckily, many of these problems can be avoided by staying prepared and taking some preventative steps. The technicians at Bruce Heating & Air are Kennewick’s furnace experts. We’ve provided furnace […]
August 17, 2021

How to Know When It’s Time for a New AC

Everyone with an air conditioner knows they will eventually need a replacement. You have probably been experiencing some problems and are now wondering if it’s time to find a new unit. Here are the biggest signs that it’s time to invest in new cooling equipment. An Ancient System The average air conditioner has an expected service life of 10 to 15 years when properly maintained. However, lack of proper maintenance may cut the service life […]
July 26, 2021

Common AC Problems in Summer

One of the most important things to do before summer temperatures set in is to check your AC unit. This simple task can help you avoid downtime with your system. A malfunctioning air conditioning system will give you and your family a challenging time. A regular check-up will help you enjoy a comfortable time over the summer without having to fear any sudden system failure. Following are some common AC problems in the summer. Low […]