Happy Customer Review

We love happy customers. Below is a latest note of thanks from our customer. We are happy to do our job and fix your AC when you most need it, and we do appreciate notes like these. Again, please accept my apologies. Like so many I imagine, once my AC was back up and cooling,…

Applications and Benefits of Geothermal HVAC Systems

We get many questions regarding geothermal systems for homes. Most frequently, I am asked if Geothermal is right for my home. And the big answer is YES. In all applications, be it hot water or hot air existing systems, geothermal can be retro fitted to your home. How are Geothermal systems installed? Geothermal requires vertical…

Mid Season Air Conditioner Maintenance

This season has been one with a lot of pollen in the air. Your air conditioning system is sensitive to that. Here are some helpful tips to keep your air conditioning unit running well. 1. Keep the outdoor condensing unit coils clean. This can be done simply with a hose and fresh water. Turn off…

AC Maintenance How It Helps

AC Maintenance Tokeep your central AC system running well, one of the most important things that a homeowner can do is to replace the air filter in your air handler. This not only keeps your equipment running well and trouble-free throughout the season, but it will also, depending upon your filter selection greatly improve indoor…

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Veteran letter in response to an HOHCT project

We love our country! And our way of giving back to this great nation of ours is to honor those who put their lives at risk so that we may live safely with our families. Highwood Mechanical is proud to be part of House of Heroes Connecticut chapter, where we volunteer our services towards fixing…

HVAC presence during the Design and Build process

Not everyone understands that HVAC is very closely tied to the design process of a new home. We understand that building and a HVAC system mesh together. We work with the entire structure and find the best solution that works for the entire structure. HVAC should be involved in any design/build process. Work with the…

When to replace your AC / Boiler / Furnace

Not entirely sure if you need to replace your AC, boiler or furnace? Read below and then decide for yourself. Your heat pump or air conditioner is more than 10 years old. Installed correctly, a newer high-efficiency unit can save up to 20 percent on heating and cooling costs. Your furnace or boiler is more…