What is the Right Furnace Size For My Home?

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Homeowner’s Guide to Furnace Sizing   As homeowners in Kansas, you’re well aware how important a reliable furnace is to keep your home warm during the chilly winters. But have you ever wondered about the right size of furnace for your home? While bigger is better for blankets and hot cocoa mugs, that isn’t always…

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Furnace Air Filter Direction

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How to Know Which Direction the Filter Arrow Goes   It is not uncommon for a homeowner to be confused about how to put in their filter. And unfortunately, there is not one simple answer. Each heating unit is different. How you put in the filter for your last furnace is likely different than how…

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13 Air Conditioning Questions to Ask an AC Repairman

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Homeowners Guide: AC Questions and Answers to Understand What You’re Paying For   When you have an HVAC technician doing work in your home, how well do you understand what they are doing? Do you know if you’re spending your money well? At PD Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, we understand the work our team does…

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DIY Mini Split Installation: Should You Try It?

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What To Know Before Trying to Install a Ductless Mini Split Yourself Installing a ductless mini split system has become increasingly popular among homeowners in recent years. It’s no wonder why. With its compact design, it has the ability to provide both heating and cooling without the need for ductwork. But is it smart to…

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10 Ways to Stay Cool Without Your Air Conditioner

El Dorado Lake in Butler County

10 Ways to Beat the Heat in Kansas Without Air Conditioning Kansas summers can sometimes shock us with scorching temperatures and periodic heatwaves. While air conditioning is a common solution, what do you do to stay cool when your ac breaks down? There are plenty of alternative ways to stay cool and comfortable during the…

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What’s the Best Temperature for Your Home When You’re Away?

Thermostat set for 68, something to check when your furnace blows cold air

Optimal Temperature Setting for an Empty Home Saving Energy without Compromising Comfort Setting the right temperature for your home when you’re away, whether on vacation or at work, is crucial for energy efficiency and cost savings. By adjusting your thermostat intelligently, you can ensure a comfortable return while minimizing energy consumption. In this article from…

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Troubleshooting an AC Blowing Hot Air


A Broken Air Conditioner with a Bad AC Capacitor   PD Plumbing, Heating & Cooling provides air conditioning repair and AC installation services for Wichita and all surrounding areas including El Dorado. In the summer, our team of expert AC repair technicians are kept busy helping homes across Kansas stay cool. While many different things…

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