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    Is a VRF System Better Than a Traditional AC?

    When it comes to cooling options for commercial buildings in Central Indiana, two popular options include variable refrigerant flow systems (VRF) and traditional air conditioners. How does a VRF system work and how is it different from a traditional split system air conditioner? Mission Mechanical shares more about VRF systems and how they compare to […]

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    How Does a Heat Pump Cool a Home or Business?

    Many people are looking for ways to cut back on their energy bills, and one popular solution is to install a heat pump. How does a heat pump cool your home in the summer? Mission Mechanical explains how a heat pump works and how it can help you stay cool during the hottest months of […]

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    Why Is My AC Leaking?

    Air conditioners in Indianapolis area homes run heavily over the summer season. If your cooling system starts to leak, you have a problem on your hands that could lead to water damage or mold if you don’t take care of it. If you’re wondering “why is my AC leaking,” there are several reasons why this […]

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    Do I Need a Water Softener in My Indianapolis Home?

    Most homes in Indianapolis, IN have hard water. This means the water has high concentrations of certain dissolved minerals. Hard water can cause a variety of issues within a household, ranging from inconveniences to significant plumbing problems. This leads many homeowners to ask, “Do I need a water softener?” Mission Mechanical shares more information about […]

  • How Often Should Sewer Line Preventative Maintenance Be Performed?

    Many home systems require regular maintenance for upkeep, with homeowners performing a variety of periodic tasks to protect plumbing, HVAC equipment, and more. Regularly scheduling sewer line preventative maintenance can help prevent costly repairs and keep your home’s plumbing system running smoothly. Keep reading to learn more about how often sewer line maintenance service should […]

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    Why Is My Heat Pump Making a Strange Noise?

    Pretty soon, heat pumps and air conditioners across Central Indiana will be working in full swing to keep families cool. Normally, heat pumps don’t generate much noise as they run. You’re used to the typical sounds that come with the system starting, running, and stopping – but what happens when new and sudden heat pump […]

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    What Does an AC Tune Up Include?

    Homeowners throughout Central Indiana are getting to work this month, preparing their homes for the warmer weather that is to come. As you complete spring cleaning and home maintenance, don’t forget to schedule maintenance service for your home’s air conditioning system this time of year! What does an AC tune up include? Mission Mechanical shares […]

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    How Does a Whole House UV Air Purifier Work?

    The air inside your Central Indiana home can be a breeding ground for pathogens such as bacteria, viruses, and mold. A whole house UV air purifier works to neutralize these contaminants to protect the health and comfort of you and your loved ones. Mission Mechanical explains how a whole house UV air purifier works and […]

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    How Does a Tankless Water Heater Work?

    When you think about water heaters, you probably envision that big, cylindrical storage tank that takes up a lot of room in your utility closet or laundry room. While these conventional tank water heaters have long been used in Indiana homes, tankless water heaters are growing in popularity due to their energy efficiency and other […]

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    Why Does My Furnace Make a Loud Noise When It Turns On?

    Under normal circumstances, you don’t hear much noise from your home’s furnace as it starts, runs, and stops. Should you notice unusual sounds when your furnace cycles, this noise is likely cause for concern. Why does my furnace make a loud noise when it turns on? Mission Mechanical explains the reasons why furnaces may have […]

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    How Often Should You Replace Your Furnace Filter?

    Changing your HVAC system’s air filter is a basic part of maintenance that every homeowner needs to make a priority. When heating and cooling systems run on dirty furnace filters, energy efficiency and comfort suffer, and your equipment suffers damage. How often should you replace furnace filter units? Mission Mechanical shares when air filters should […]

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    What Are the Different Types of Home Heating Systems?

    There are a number of different types of home heating systems available for installation and use in Central Indiana area homes. Before you replace your existing unit, explore your options – installing a new unit of the same system type isn’t always the best choice as far as your comfort, budget, and expectations are concerned. […]