5 Tips to Keep Your HVAC System from Overheating

Table of Contents: Give it space Keep the thermostat programmed Don’t forget the air filter Keep up with your inspections Know the lifespan of your HVAC Trust your HVAC system to the professionals While summers in Connecticut may be relatively mild, they can soon turn miserable if your air conditioner stops working. Your HVAC system…

Customer Appreciation

  Here is an email we received from one of our happy customers: “I am very, very happy with the work that you guys did. You did meet my expectations, and I am very appreciative. It runs nicely and looks BEAUTIFUL!!! I love new equipment, and your installation is so impressive. I really appreciate that…

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Yale School of Architecture appreciation

We had the pleasure of working with Yale School of Architecture. We look forward to working with them again next year. 

End of Season AC Maintenance

Autumn is finally here. Its been a long, hot summer and now we can finally open our windows and get some fresh air. It’s now time to think about getting our AC system ready for a long winter. If your air handling system is in the attic, it is very important to have the condensate…

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,…

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Applications and Benefits of Geothermal HVAC Systems

Table of Contents: How are Geothermal systems installed? What are the efficiency gains with Geothermal HVAC? How long with Geothermal equipment last? 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…

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

Table of Contents: AC Maintenance 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…

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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…