How to Tell if You Need Heating Repairs

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In Louisiana, we don’t often need to run our heating systems, but when we do, we want them to be reliable and effective. Unfortunately, there are times when our heating systems may not be operating as they should, and we need to consider getting heating repairs. This article will discuss gas heat and heat pumps,…

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Deck the Halls with Ductless Cooling & Heating

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In Louisiana, most homeowners rely on their air conditioning to keep them cool and comfortable for a good portion of the year. However, during the winter months, temperatures can dip down, especially in the evenings. Fortunately, ductless systems can bridge the gap between warmer and cooler temperatures because many ductless systems can cool the home…

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Keeping Your Home Comfortable During the Holidays

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Once the holiday season arrives, we often start to think about spending time with family and friends. For many of us, loved ones travel to our homes during this time of year. You might be thinking about how you can make your home a haven of comfort for those staying with you over the holidays…

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Keeping Energy “Vampires” Out of Your Home This October

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The fall season has arrived, which means the spooky season is here, too! Before you know it, witches, ghosts, and jack-o-lanterns will decorate neighborhoods, and little goblins will appear looking for candy. While this is all Halloween fun, inviting energy “vampires” into your home is a different situation altogether. These ghouls can use up energy…

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Staying Safe During a Hurricane

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In August of this year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) projected an above-normal level of Atlantic hurricane activity during this hurricane season. We have already seen some stormy weather, with four named storms so far this year. At Burkhardt, we care about our customers’ comfort, and we also care about your safety. This…

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How Can I Afford an HVAC Upgrade?

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For many homeowners, replacing heating and cooling equipment doesn’t necessarily come at a convenient time. There are occasions when equipment may break down and need to be replaced, and that might not be an expense you’ve budgeted for. At Burkhardt, we want to help you get the home comfort equipment you need, which is why…

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Don’t Let High Humidity Take Over Your Home This Summer

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The hot, humid climate we experience during this season in Louisiana can often make your home feel sticky and uncomfortable. Unfortunately, it can also cause excessive microbial growth. When microbes get out of control, they not only can produce an unpleasant odor in your home, but they can also cause damage to your property and…

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No Need to Feel Hot & Sticky: 5 Benefits of a Home Dehumidifier

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Now that the summer months have arrived here in Louisiana, we know that the heat and humidity will become a comfort factor sooner than later. Most homes and businesses have air conditioning systems that can help people stay cool and comfortable once the heat sets in. But, our climate here is also tropical, which means…

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Why You Need Air Conditioning Maintenance This Spring

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Louisiana residents know how crucial it is to have an air conditioning system that works properly. We rely on our air conditioning to keep us cool and comfortable for a good part of the year, especially when temperatures begin to soar and the humidity increases during the spring and summer months. In order to ensure…

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