Crown Group Ohio Blog

Office Temperature: How it’s Affecting your Employee’s Productivity

cold office

December 11, 2018

When you think of factors that hinder employee productivity, things like faulty technology, noise and stress may come to mind. But have you ever noticed that productivity suffers when employees are too hot or too cold in the office? According to Career Builder, 53% of employees say that they are less productive when working in […]

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Mold Growth in your HVAC System: How to Prevent it

mold

November 27, 2018

The problem with mold in your HVAC system HVAC ductwork, coils and drip pans are a perfect place for mold to thrive. Since your HVAC system circulates air throughout your entire home, the presence of mold can mean you and your family are breathing unhealthy air. Common types of mold can lead to respiratory issues, […]

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Notice a Burning Smell coming from your Furnace? Don’t Panic

dirty furnace

November 5, 2018

With the weather starting to cool down here in Northeast Ohio, many of our customers are turning on their heat for the first time after the equipment sat idle during the warmer months. If you’ve recently turned on your furnace and noticed an odd smell, don’t panic. Read on to see what could be causing […]

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Should I Fully Cover my Air Condenser in the Winter?

air condenser

October 22, 2018

This time of year, we have a lot of customers asking us if they should cover their air condenser unit, the part of the air conditioner that sits outside, for the winter. Many air conditioner manufacturers specifically warn customers not to fully cover their units when the weather gets colder, and we tend to agree. […]

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Basic Plumbing Maintenance Tips

plumbing repair

October 8, 2018

Just like your home’s HVAC system, your plumbing requires preventative maintenance from time to time in order to expand the lifespan of your pipes and fixtures, and help you avoid large, expensive repairs down the road. Be careful about what goes down the drain Don’t put anything down the drain that doesn’t belong there as […]

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