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  • COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update
    March 18, 2020
    We want to take this opportunity to let you know we're constantly thinking about the safety of our customers and co-workers. We are currently running calls as normal and want you to know it is still safe to have worked performed by a Fred's technician.
  • HVAC Cleaning and Maintenance: Tips and Reminders for DIY Success
    March 11, 2020
    If you find yourself with an HVAC system in need of some tidying up, but without the funds to hire out, don’t worry––we’re giving you our best tips on how to handle this job in-house.
  • Reasons You Never Want to Try HVAC Repair On Your Own
    January 8, 2020
    When it comes to HVAC maintenance and repairs, these projects do not qualify as DIY projects. Find out why you should always hire a professional.
  • Green Heating: Tips to Save Energy this Winter 2019-2020
    October 2, 2019
    How can you make your heating system more eco-friendly? Here are some tips for increasing the efficiency of your current furnace or upgrading to a newer model.
  • Beat the summer heat with energy saving tips from Fred's Home Services in Cleveland, Ohio
    August 1, 2019
    These energy-saving practices can save you hundreds of dollars every year without compromising your comfort.
  • Central Air Conditioning Unit | Reasons Your Air Conditioner Isn't Keeping You Cool
    July 18, 2019
    Why isn’t your AC keeping you cool? Here are four possible reasons.
  • HVAC Spring Cleaning | Fred's Home Services Cleveland Ohio
    April 3, 2019
    With the time change just behind us, it’s time to start getting your spring cleaning to do list in order.
  • Clean Home and Air with Fred's Home Services
    January 2, 2019
    At Fred's, we are always striving for new and better ways to help homeowners improve the air quality in their homes.
  • New Furnace Costs | Fred's Home Services
    December 3, 2018
    The two most common questions that homeowners seek answers for when looking for a new furnace are, "what is the best brand for a furnace?", and "how much does it cost?" In this article, we’ll examine the pricing factors that need to be considered and try to give an outline on how to find the best option for your home.
  • Air Conditioning Unit Installation in Chagrin Falls, Ohio
    June 7, 2018
    If an air conditioner is not properly installed, is too small, or too big, or is not efficient enough for your home, it will not function properly and create all sorts of issues. Read further to find out more about the importance of a properly installed air conditioner.
  • February 19, 2018
    There are numerous programmable thermostats available on the market
    today. Some of them are very basic, while others are extremely
  • Furnace Repair | Maintenance Tips for Your Furnace
    January 26, 2018
    On average, a furnace will last about 16-20 years. Still have a pilot light on your furnace? Then it's probably over 25 years old.
  • November 29, 2017
    Stay warm and safe this winter by winterizing your home before the cold air makes its way to your area.
  • Annual Furnace Maintenance Checklist | Cleveland HVAC
    October 17, 2017
    To keep your furnace functioning properly, regular maintenance of the unit is required. To ensure that it functions efficiently, there are a couple of things that you can do on your own.
  • April 11, 2017
    Spring is officially here, which means that warmer weather is right around the corner for Cleveland. If you’ve been considering investing in a new air conditioner, now is the time. Not only will a new air conditioner help to keep you cool when the temperatures inevitably rise, it also provides you with several other benefits as well.
  • April 4, 2017
    When your air conditioner stops working, your first reaction is often panic. Now you need to call in a professional, which can get expensive. While there are times when A/C repair is necessary, there are many times when a simple fix is all that is needed. Here are a few easy, and quick, checks that you can do yourself before you make the call.
  • March 21, 2017
    It may be hard to believe, especially with the way the weather has been the past few weeks in Cleveland, that spring is soon upon us. Which means the warmer months are fast approaching. If you don’t already have one, you may be considering installing an air conditioner (or you may be thinking it’s time to install a new one). A new air conditioner will help make those hot summer days much more bearable. But before have your new air conditioner installed, though, there are a few things you should know.
  • March 14, 2017
    The weather has been all over the place the past few months in Cleveland. One moment you think the warmer weather is finally on its way in (after all, it IS March!) and the next the temperature plummets below freezing, leaving you huddled indoors with the heater blasting. You might be wondering if you’ll ever get to turn it off. Worry not, warmer temperatures are around the corner, and soon you’ll be cranking up the air conditioner to stay cool and comfortable. Before you reach that point, however, now is the time to schedule your air conditioner maintenance appointment with Fred’s Home Services.
  • February 20, 2017
    Purchasing and installing a new furnace can be a costly and complex process. Still, when you’re putting in the new furnace, you need to take your time and make sure it’s done right. You can’t afford to have your furnace installed incorrectly.
  • February 13, 2017
    If you’re shopping for a new furnace for your Cleveland, Ohio home, you may be tempted to think that bigger is better. After all, a bigger furnace means more heat, right? In the case of furnace installation, size matters. At Fred’s Home Services, we understand your need for warmth that won’t drain your energy, resulting in astronomical heating bills. The cold weather has settled in. Having the properly sized heater is essential to keeping your home, and everyone who lives in it, comfortable and warm.
  • February 6, 2017
    These days, there’s a DIY video online for everything, from home improvements to home repair. Taking advantage of these tutorials is a great way to help you save money. However, just because there is a DIY video out there for certain projects doesn’t mean that you should do them. One such project is installing a furnace. If you need a furnace installation for your Cleveland, Ohio home, having it done professionally by the experts at Fred’s Home Services is a must. Here’s why.
  • Your Furnace: Why Regular Maintenance is So Important
    January 31, 2017
    When it comes to your furnace, you almost never think about it, and that’s because it’s doing its job. Until it's not! This blog shows the importance of a regular maintenance schedule for your furnace.
  • January 25, 2017
    Fall is here, and winter is well on its way. In Cleveland, Ohio that means it’s almost time, if you haven’t already, to turn on the heater. Before it gets too cold, it’s important that you investigate the quality of your furnace now, as a failure in the middle of freezing temperatures is going to be the last thing you want. Not only do you freeze, but the pipes in your home might freeze, and then break, which would leave you with even more issues that you don’t want to have to deal with. Here are a few ways to know that it might be time to replace your furnace, allowing you to stay nice and toasty all winter long.
  • January 18, 2017
    With winter well underway in Ohio, it’s time to turn up your heat. But have you noticed lately that some areas of your home just seem colder than others? It might be tempting to run out and get a space heater, but an improper space heater can present issues of its own – overheating, toppling over or even starting a fire. Cold spots in your home are usually a sign that something is wrong with your heating and cooling system; here are a few of the causes.
  • October 11, 2016
    If you are in need of an Ohio plumber, it is important you know what to be on the lookout for. Not all Ohio plumbers are created equally, so you need to make sure that you are getting one that is going to be able to get the job done.