HVAC Maintenance Plan | The Perfect Christmas Gift

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Give the gift of an HVAC Maintenance Plan! There are countless reasons to consider purchasing an HVAC maintenance plan for Christmas, but here at River City Total Maintenance, we think we can convince you with just three. It’s Invaluable Everyone has received a well-meaning gift from other people that we don’t necessarily need or want. Even though it’s the thought …

Dispelling Myths About HVAC Systems | RCTM

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There are a lot of myths about HVAC systems. Winter is here and you probably are ready to go into hibernation. However, the problem that the energy bills can be outrageous. Although keeping warm inside of a house may sound easy, most people have no idea how to keep warm the cheap way. River City Total Maintenance is here to bust …

Give Thanks To Your HVAC System!

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Are you thankful for your HVAC system? It’s almost Thanksgiving and here at River City Total Maintenance we are thankful for you! When asked what we are thankful every year, you hear a lot of the same answers. These answers include your family, your coworkers, and your health. Although these are all great things to be thankful for, there’s something else you …

Happy Halloween from River City Total Maintenance!

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Happy Halloween from River City Total Maintenance! In the spirit of Halloween, here are some spooky stories from maintenance technicians themselves. Don’t worry, we won’t scare you too much! River City Total Maintenance will always make sure that you won’t have a HVAC Horror story of your own to tell one day! Boston Winter Blowout A proactive homeowner decided to self install …

How To Optimize Your Heating System

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We know it’s still pretty hot outside but now is the time to make sure your heating system is working properly. Heating your home can be expensive! If you’re not careful, you can end up paying a shocking energy bill. Many people think they should just control their heat throughout the winter to lower their energy bills, but it’s simply …

Saving Energy In The Fall

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It’s the time of year when mornings are getting chillier, and many of us are waking up while the sky is still dark. We’re eager to put on big, comfy sweaters, watch the Saints play, and enjoy the taste of a pumpkin spice latte. It’s also the right time to think about weatherizing your house for those cold temperatures that …

Keeping a House Cool in Extreme Heat | Especially Old Homes

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Keeping a house cool in extreme heat is no easy feat. New Orleans is an old city, and because of that, sometimes these old houses just don’t get as cool as newer ones. Even though our team at River City Total Maintenance can optimize your Air Conditioning: sometimes it takes a little more to keep an old house cool. Here are 15 …

10 Ways to Keep Cool in The Summer in New Orleans

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Judging by the amount of people searching for “ac repair me,” we’d be willing to be that this summer is hotter than usual. During the summer, New Orleans gets insanely hot. Even though River City Total Maintenance is the best company around to help with maximizing the potential of your air-conditioning, you can’t miss the opportunities of fun activities in the summer …

Air Conditioning and Your Pet

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This blog is all about air conditioning and your pet. Thermostats don’t lie: it’s hot! Thankfully the modern marvel of air conditioning helps us beat the summer heat and keep our pets cool as well. But what about when we leave the house? Should the AC be left on for your pet while you’re out and about? According to pet …

How to Keep Your Utility Bill Low in The Summer

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The New Orleans summer can be brutal, and everyone loves to keep themselves nice and cool. But did you know there are other ways to beat the heat, without your utility bills skyrocketing? Here are some cool tips for the summer. Make sure your windows are sealed A lot of people forget this one, but it can be a lifesaver! …