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Heating, cooling and plumbing technology has come a long way. Still, there are little things you can do to maximize your comfort and reduce your monthly energy bills. Each season, we use our blog to share helpful tips, promote seasonal specials, announce new contests and much more. Explore our latest features below and remember to check back regularly for new updates!

10 Common Problems in Your HVAC Cooling System

Are you having issues with your HVAC cooling system? Let Quality Heating, Cooling & Plumbing diagnose and fix them when you call 918.212.0122! Your HVAC cooling system is instrumental in…... Read Article

How To Prolong the Life of Your HVAC System

A properly running HVAC system is your best friend in the summer months. To keep your heating and air conditioning properly running, regular maintenance is key to extending the life…... Read Article

Everything You Need to Know About AC Air Handlers

Having an efficient air conditioner in your home is becoming a necessity. As global temperatures rise each year, you must find a way to keep your home temperature comfortable during…... Read Article

AC Vent Dripping with Water in Summer: Reasons and Solutions

Air conditioning is one of the best luxuries for homeowners. Unfortunately, many things can go wrong with your AC unit. If your AC vent is dripping with water in the…... Read Article

8 Signs Your Air Conditioner Needs Repair

The air conditioner in your home has a big job to do. Keeping an entire home cool during the summer is a significant undertaking, and constant use can take a…... Read Article

Should You Consider Service Contracts for HVAC Maintenance?

Heating and cooling systems are among the most essential appliances in modern homes, making it reasonable for homeowners to consider service contracts for HVAC systems. The temperature in your home…... Read Article

We’re Turning the Page With a New Brand & Website!

New Look, Same Quality The time has finally come! We at Quality Heating, Cooling & Plumbing are thrilled to share our new brand and website with our loyal customers. After…... Read Article

Where Should the Thermostat Be Placed and Why Does It Matter?

Where should the thermostat be placed, and does it really matter? The placement of your thermostat can significantly impact the overall efficiency of your HVAC system. Certain heating or cooling…... Read Article

Summer HVAC Tips to Keep Systems Running Smoothly

Functioning air conditioning systems are a necessity during the muggy Oklahoma summer. Not only is it uncomfortable to lose AC during the hottest season of the year, but it can…... Read Article

How To Prevent Bugs and Other Insects From Entering AC Vents

If you have air conditioning, there’s a good chance that you’ve had to contend with bugs in the AC vents and inside the HVAC system. Unfortunately, you will find it…... Read Article

Mold in HVAC Unit: How To Prevent It

HVAC units and their attached ductwork create prime spots for mold growth. These locations are often dark, moist, and generally unbothered by outside forces. And if the mold in HVAC…... Read Article

When Should You Cover Your AC Unit in the Winter?

It’s the end of summer. Fall is creeping around the corner, and your family has switched the AC off to enjoy the temperate, shortening days of the year. Many homeowners…... Read Article

8 Reasons Why Your Furnace Fuse Keeps Blowing

Does your home’s furnace fuse keep blowing? You’ll want to act quickly so you can catch the problem before it becomes more significant. While replacing the fuse can work as…... Read Article

How To Prevent Your Air Conditioner From Freezing Up

Air conditioning systems play a critical role in your indoor comfort. Whether you want to beat the heat in your home or keep your cool in your business’s kitchen, indoor…... Read Article

Top 9 Tips for Heater Safety in the Winter

Many people consider staying warm in the winter months a top priority. Although indoor heat is more convenient than ever before, improperly used or malfunctioning heat sources rank among the…... Read Article

How Often Should You Service Your HVAC System?

Your heating and air conditioning system works hard day in and day out to heat and cool your house. Like every appliance, your HVAC system requires regular service and maintenance…... Read Article

Why is Your Furnace Filter Black: Reasons and What to Do

Your furnace works hard all day to keep your house warm, but many people forget they exist. So, when they go to change their filter and notice it is pitch…... Read Article

Should You Leave Heating on All Day | Quality Heating & Cooling

Should You Leave Your Heating System On All Day? Most people dread receiving their energy bill. Between electricity, gas, and oil, energy consumption adds up to be a significant cost.…... Read Article

Heating Problems That Can Be Avoided With Regular Maintenance

Your HVAC system is a critical part of keeping your home comfortable throughout the year. The most important thing you can do for your heating and cooling system is perform…... Read Article

What is Included in an HVAC Maintenance Checklist

What Is Included In An HVAC Maintenance Checklist Regular maintenance is essential to keep your HVAC system running efficiently. With proper maintenance and a high-quality unit, your heating and air…... Read Article

Common Problems With Heating Systems You Should Be Aware Of

Common Problems With Heating Systems You Should Be Aware Of Oklahoma residents know that the best way to stay warm in the winter is to bundle up and keep the…... Read Article

10 Reasons Your Heating System Is Making Loud Noises

Is your heating making loud noises? It may be trying to tell you something. Instead of ignoring your HVAC system when it starts making strange noises, listen carefully to determine…... Read Article

Is a Boiler Better Than a Furnace: Which is Right for Your Home?

Wondering whether you should install a boiler or furnace for heating your home? There are pros and cons to each, and the two systems couldn’t be more different. Our team…... Read Article

Pro’s and Con’s of Using a Propane Heater for Your House

Propane is sometimes the preferred method of fueling residential heaters. The cost of electricity being so high, a propane heater for a house can be an economical choice. While it’s…... Read Article

6 Scary Signs You May Have a Broken Furnace

Some signs of furnace trouble are subtle. However, others can be quite scary and should be addressed immediately. The consequences of a broken furnace can be severe when you consider…... Read Article

How to Compare Furnaces in 2021

We all know and feel how high energy prices are. But, when you throw in the lower efficiency of an older furnace, you may be paying more in utilities than…... Read Article

8 Essential Plumbing Upgrades for 2021

Upgrading your plumbing has many benefits. Not only are you making your home functional for the household, you’re also increasing your homes’ value. Doing the right upgrades can easily improve…... Read Article

7 Hidden Plumbing Hazards in Your Basement

Is your homes basement prone to dampness, flooding, or mold? It stands to reason your basement could a serious plumbing hazard. This basement dampness not only exacerbates plumbing issues, but…... Read Article

The Top 5 Most Expensive HVAC & Plumbing Repairs

With age, your HVAC and plumbing system is more likely to need repairs. While many consider the cost of a cool house worth the price tag, there are some plumbing…... Read Article

HVAC Installation for a Finished Basement

What are the best heating and cooling options for a finished basement? Creating a finished basement can add significant value to your home, but only if it provides comfort. HVAC…... Read Article

What Are BTU’s?

What are BTU’s and what do they mean for my home? BTU stands for British Thermal Unit. This unit of measurement, often included on an air conditioner’s label to indicate…... Read Article

The Pro Tip Guide to Prepping Your House for A/C Installation

Prepping your Home for your new Air Conditioner While HVAC installation is far from simple, if you’re not familiar with the process A/C installation may seem much more complex than…... Read Article

Different Types of Duct Work Explained

Before starting a large HVAC project, it’s important to know all aspects involved, including know the different types of duct work available. There are four main types of duct work…... Read Article

11 Must-Read Tips for Plumbing a New House

Whether you’ve just built or bought a new house or even renovating your own humble abode, it’s important to pay careful attention when plumbing a new house. Improper installation or…... Read Article

Picking the Right Plumber for Your House

When homeowners have a plumbing problem, they often first think about the cost of hiring a plumber. But there are many factors to consider. First of all, there are over…... Read Article

Gas Furnace vs. Electric Furnace Comparisons

Gas furnaces and electric furnaces are popular ways to heat homes. Both are generally part of a force-air heating system in which the thermostat monitors indoor temperature and turns the…... Read Article

9 Signs You Need Drain Cleaning Services

Your plumbing system is an extensive network of pipe and fixtures spread throughout your home. The condition of your drains can tell you a lot about its health. All the…... Read Article

5 Practical Ways to Go Green With Your HVAC This Winter

It’s winter—don’t you think it’s time to go green? Heating your Glenpool, OK home with an inefficient heater can be a major energy and money drain. While investing in a…... Read Article

5 Expert Tips For Using Carrier Nest Thermostat

If you have recently bought a Nest thermostat from Carrier, it may seem foreign at first use. With this thermostat, you’ve got plenty of useful and handy features to play…... Read Article

Best Ways to Keep Your Indoor Air Healthy in the Winter

We know you don’t always think about your indoor air quality. But this winter, it’s important to give your IAQ that much attention and care. With insufficient moisture in the…... Read Article

Don’t Pour These Things Down Your Drain to Avoid Clogging

For you, it must be convenient just to pour everything down your sink then flush it with water. But trust us, it’s not how your plumbing system works. So if…... Read Article

5 Things to Consider Before Installing a Commercial HVAC System

When you own a business in Glenpool, OK, the last thing you want is broken HVAC equipment. But if your comfort system unexpectedly fails and can’t be fixed, you’ll need…... Read Article

5 Plumbing Upgrades That Will Add Value to Your Glenpool, OK Home

Looking for ways to boost your home’s value on the market? You may want to start with upgrading your plumbing system, as it’s one of the most vital features that…... Read Article

Can A Dirty Air Filter Affect My Family’s Health?

Air filters act as your first line of defense against health hazards. However, when they get dirty, they can be a source of air contamination in your home. Your home’s…... Read Article

Are You Guilty of These 5 Common Summertime A/C Mistakes?

With the summer energy bills getting notoriously high in your Glenpool, OK home,  it’s important than ever to follow the right energy-saving practices. Unfortunately, even the most educated homeowners often…... Read Article

IMPORTANT NOTICE: UPDATE CONCERNING COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, Quality Heating, Cooling & Plumbing believes that our role in serving the comfort needs of our customers is crucial. Please know that we will…... Read Article

How To Save Money On Winter Heating Bills?

Winter is here, and it threatens to put your budget in a big hole! What should you do? Read this blog from Quality Heating, Cooling & Plumbing to get some…... Read Article

2020 Furnace Buyer’s Guide

Staying warm and comfortable in your Glenpool, OK home during the winter can be challenging. This is particularly true without a properly-functioning heating system. The question is… how do you…... Read Article

Post-Holiday Checklist: HVAC Maintenance for January

Who says you can get a good rest after the holidays? You may keep your home neat and tidy over the festivities, but homeowner’s work is never done. One of…... Read Article

Tips to Have Yourself an Energy-Saving Christmas

By the time December rolls around, everyone will be busy putting up their festive decor and colorful displays. However, no one wants their energy bills to get bigger on the…... Read Article

How to Arrange Your Room Around Your Christmas Tree

There’s a perfect spot for a Christmas tree in your house—you probably just don’t know where it is. But don’t get your tinsel in a tangle! Getting a dazzling Christmas…... Read Article

Tips to Prepare Your HVAC System for Your Christmas Vacation

Now that the Holidays are coming up quickly, you surely have some plans for a Christmas vacation. But before you head out the door, here are some HVAC tips you…... Read Article

Halloween, Your HVAC and Your Safety

Ghoulish costumes…horror movies…goblins ringing your doorbell… It’s getting spooky out there, isn’t it? Now that Halloween is right around the corner, we know how much you want to decorate your…... Read Article

Benefits of Financing Your New Heating System

It’s a numbing, cold winter night…your furnace died on you…and you’re left stuck out in the cold! You need a new heating system, but you don’t have the cash in…... Read Article

Winter Furnace Maintenance Myths Dispelled

Homeowners are often influenced by plenty of pesky myths when it comes to caring for their home furnace. While they think they’re doing things right, they may be actually jeopardizing…... Read Article

When Is The Perfect Time To Replace Your Dying Furnace?

Has this got you thinking—when do I replace my dying furnace? Let us throw in our advice, which is probably worth only 2¢. But we’d appreciate it if you keep…... Read Article

How to Choose an A/C Contractor in Glenpool, OK?

A/C contractors in Glenpool, OK have a different level of expertise just like other professions out there. For this reason, it is essential for homeowners to carefully choose who they’re…... Read Article

Factors That Reduce Your HVAC System’s Lifespan

HVAC systems are expected to last for years. Unfortunately, most homeowners don’t get the most out of their investment as their comfort equipment doesn’t reach their expected lifespan. Regular system…... Read Article

Factors that Affect Your Indoor Air Quality and Health

The weather in Glenpool, OK is becoming hotter. Since you’re prepping your home for the heat wave, why don’t you also get your indoor air quality ready? Remember, your comfort…... Read Article

Stay Cool and Save Money with These A/C Hacks

The hot weather is in the air! This makes it essential for you to maintain the coolness inside your Glenpool, OK home without worrying about the high cooling costs. But…... Read Article

Spring A/C Maintenance Tips for Glenpool, OK Homeowners

The cost associated with home cooling is relatively high, and if your air conditioning unit in Glenpool, OK isn’t running in peak efficiency, this cost can go even higher. Don’t…... Read Article

5 Important Benefits of Spring A/C Tune-Up in Glenpool, OK

We are in the middle of the spring season in Glenpool, OK, and summer will be here soon before we know it. If you are using a central A/C or…... Read Article

6 Things to Consider When Hiring an HVAC Contractor in Glenpool, OK

When it comes to finding an HVAC contractor in Glenpool, OK, it is essential that you hire someone with solid knowledge and experience in the industry. But besides these important…... Read Article

Do You Need an AC Repair This Spring?

High energy bills, poor airflow, and noisy operation are just a few signs that your A/C is not performing well and it’s time to call a pro for an AC…... Read Article