7 Benefits of Two-Stage AC Units

May 15, 2024

A two-stage air conditioning system is a slightly different approach to the age-old problem of maximizing both efficiency and peak performance. Rather than try to maximize both aspects of the process in a single system, the idea is to break the two demands into separate stages. If you’re curious about the two-stage approach to air conditioning, here are seven things you should understand. 1. Two Situations The primary argument for a two-stage system is that it allows each stage to be better at one thing. Its first stage maximizes efficiency, and it typically provides most of

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Beat the Heat: Get Your Air Conditioning System Summer-Ready with WK Mechanical!

April 30, 2024

  Summer is just around the corner, and the time to act is now! Don’t wait until the scorching heat arrives to find out your air conditioning system isn’t up to the task. Be proactive and ensure your system is primed for optimal performance with WK Mechanical’s comprehensive check and maintenance services. Don’t Sweat It: Prepare Your AC for Summer with WK Mechanical As the days grow longer and the promise of summer looms on the horizon, it’s crucial to turn our attention to the unsung hero of comfort: our air conditioning systems. With the

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Why Proper Ventilation Matters in The Spring

April 4, 2024

Indoor air pollution is a major health risk, but you have the tools to deal with it. Ventilation is one of the best ways to improve air quality, especially in the spring. We often close our homes to keep them warm in the winter months, which ruins our ventilation. Spring’s warmer weather eliminates that issue and makes ventilation significantly easier. That is good news for your health because proper springtime ventilation can correct so many air quality problems. 1. Spend Less Time Cleaning Good ventilation will purge dust and other debris from your home. If you

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Prepare for Spring and Summer with WK Mechanical’s Expert Cooling System Maintenance and Repair Services

April 1, 2024

  As the last remnants of winter melt away, it’s the perfect time to think about your cooling system’s health. Just like our health, our heating and cooling systems need a checkup. By doing this, we will ensure your system is ready to perform when temperatures rise. That’s where WK Mechanical steps in – your trusted partner in maintaining peak performance and energy efficiency for the warmer months ahead. Why Post-Winter Maintenance Matters and Why is Now the Time to Act? * Avoid the Rush: As temperatures climb, so does the demand for repairs. Secure

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Understanding New York SEER Ratings For Your HVAC System

March 14, 2024

The Department of Energy establishes standards for HVAC equipment in the country. SEER is one of the metrics the DOE uses to quantify energy efficiency. It sets standards that restrict the units that HVAC companies may sell and install. The DOE made significant changes to the standards recently. These went into effect on January 1, 2023, and the new standards vary per region: Southwest, South, and North. New York State is in the Northern region. What Is SEER Rating? SEER stands for seasonal energy efficiency ratio. The DOE codeveloped the metric with a trade association,

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Transforming Home and Business Comfort with Mitsubishi Electric Heat Pumps and NYS Clean Heat

March 1, 2024

  Because environmental consciousness and energy efficiency are at the forefront of New York State initiatives, WK Mechanical has emerged as a trusted partner for homeowners and businesses seeking sustainable heating and cooling solutions. By combining the cutting-edge technology of Mitsubishi Electric heat pumps with the incentives provided by the NYS Clean Heat program, WK Mechanical is leading the charge in creating environmentally friendly and energy-efficient spaces. In this blog post, we will delve into how these partnerships are revolutionizing the way we heat and cool our homes and businesses. Unleash the Power of Mitsubishi Electric

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Ways Humidifiers Can Help With Orange County, NY, Winter Comfort

February 20, 2024

Winters in Orange County, NY are cold, bitter, and filled with dry air. While you may have the proper HVAC system to heat your home, winter air is often dry and unforgiving. The air can have multiple impacts on your body and home. A whole-home humidifier installation can make a huge difference in winter months and create a lot more comfort for your home. Breathing Comfort and Sleeping A lot of people blame the cold for poor sleeping habits in winter, but a lot of those winter sleeping issues have to do with the dry air.

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Setting the Standard in Smart and Energy Efficient Living with WK Mechanical

February 1, 2024

  In a world where energy efficiency and sustainability are gaining paramount importance, WK Mechanical stands out as a leading heating and cooling solutions provider. As a participating contractor of NYS Clean Heat and Mitsubishi Diamond Dealer Contractor, WK Mechanical is committed to advancing smart and energy-efficient living. In this blog post, we will explore how WK Mechanical’s partnership with Mitsubishi Electric and participation in NYS Clean Heat offers incredible savings, incentives, and special financing for these top-rated systems. Unlocking the Power of Mitsubishi Electric Systems Mitsubishi Electric has emerged as a trailblazer in the

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Building Community Connections with Orange County Chamber of Commerce

January 25, 2024

In the bustling world of HVAC services, WK Mechanical, Inc. stands out not only for its reliable residential and commercial solutions but also for its active involvement in the Orange County Chamber of Commerce. Wondering why a local business like ours would invest time and effort in community engagement? Let us shed some light on the importance of being deeply rooted in our local community. Building Roots in Orange County As a family-run business proudly serving Orange County, Eastern PA, Western NJ, and the surrounding areas, WK Mechanical, Inc. understands the significance of building roots in the community we call

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How Properly Maintaining Your Hudson Valley Furnace Can Help You Save Money

January 9, 2024

Furnaces are a popular choice for heating in Middletown, NY. Gas-fired furnaces burn at high temperatures to deliver rapid, reliable, whole-house heating. However, to get the most from these appliances while curbing their heating costs, homeowners must properly maintain them. Read on to find out how caring for your furnace could save you cash. Sidestep Costly, Out-of-Pocket Repairs All new furnaces come with manufacturer’s warranties. However, unlike many other product warranties, these warranties can last for decades. For instance, your gas-fired furnace likely came with a limited parts warranty that lasts between five and 10 years.

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