7 Fall Maintenance Tasks to Ensure Your Home is Ready for Winter

Cooler temperatures, hot chocolate, cozy flannel, the seasons are changing, and the long St. Louis summer is finally over. However, the arrival of fall means that there are several vitally important home maintenance tasks needed to be performed, to ensure your home is ready for the bitterly cold winter ahead. Fall Maintenance Checklist to Get […]

14 Tips for a Cool, Comfortable and Safe Home for this July

July has arrived and the heat was here to welcome it. Summer is just getting started which means there are a ton of hot days ahead of us. Check Out These 14 Tips for a Cool, Comfortable and Safe Home this July! 1. Avoid Cooking During the Warmest Parts of the Day: Using your oven […]

Keeping Cool During a Heat Advisory

St. Louis summer’s come with extreme heat and humidity. Unfortunately, the heat in the area becomes more than uncomfortable and can climb to unsafe levels and we find ourselves dealing with a heat advisory or excessive heat warning. These high temperatures are dangerous for both people and animals and can even be life-threatening for people who are […]

Important Electrical Safety Tips to Protect Your Family and Home

Did you know that May is Electrical Safety Month? Electricity plays a vital role in just about every aspect of our lives. Think about it, from the lights overhead to the power used to run your major appliances, electrical wiring keeps life running around the clock. Which is why it can be so easy to take the […]

Job Fair

Academy Air is growing, and we are looking for friendly and outgoing individuals to join our team. You will be joining a family owned business that currently employs nearly 80 team members.  BENEFITS/ABOUT US At Academy Air, you have the opportunity to continue your education with ongoing training, while working a flexible full or part-time […]

Last Minute Tips to Make Sure Your Thanksgiving Runs Smoothly

Thanksgiving is barreling down on us and whether you’re hosting this year or just planning on doing a lot of cooking, you will be asking a great deal from your home. In the spirit of helping you sail through Thanksgiving this year, here are some helpful last-minute tips to avoid a holiday disaster. Avoid These Thanksgiving […]

Strange Noises and Scary Smells: Happy Halloween From Your Furnace

Burr! Waking up to a cold home on a chilly October morning is never fun. Unfortunately, it appears that the cold weather has arrived to the St. Louis area just in time for Halloween. These cooler temperatures may have you running to your furnace for warmth and comfort. But wait! What’s that sound? Where is that […]

How to Save on Heating Bills

The majority of people are embroiled in a modern day battle against their heating bills. Try as they might, reducing their bills is a big struggle. The battle against heating bills gets even tougher when the temperature drops. As the days get colder, your need for a warm home gets greater. So, people will often […]

What is Forced Air Heating?

There are many different home heating systems out there. It isn’t uncommon for homeowners who are looking for a new system to get overwhelmed with choices, and even get confused by some of the different options available. You may have heard of one option: forced air heating. If you’ve been on the look-out for a […]

Why Your Furnace Won’t Turn On

Gas furnaces are incredibly efficient, and highly reliable most of the time. However, just like any other mechanical system, they can have problems from time to time. Although a malfunctioning boiler may not be a serious problem in the warmer months, come winter it can be incredibly worrying. Especially if it’s your home’s main source […]