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Cherie Hudson

Passionate about how HVAC can improve comfort and quality of life for families. With over 16 years experience she is a veteran in the industry.You can find her star gazing, soul searching, shell seeking or snuggled on the couch with a good book and her ever faithful companion Cup O' Joe.
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Getting the most value when you buy an air conditioning system

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Apr 30, 2019 9:30:00 AM

In today’s article, we’re going to educate you about air conditioning.

In particular, we’re talking about home heating and air conditioning systems prices. And we’re talking about value.

 And those can be two very different things.

“Good work ain’t cheap. Cheap work ain’t good.”
- Norman ‘Sailor Jerry’ Collins

Have truer words ever been spoken?

An air conditioning system is one of the biggest, most important investments in your home.

It will keep you warm through winter and cool in summer. It will make your home comfortable all year round.

When looking for a new home air conditioning system, it’s easy to fall into the trap of shopping on price. You’ll pay back the money you saved (and more) in maintenance, repairs, and even replacement.

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Topics: Air Conditioning

4 Tips to help you make a smart AC System buy

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Apr 17, 2019 9:30:00 AM

When you invest in an AC system for your home, you want it to work well and last a long time. With careful consideration during the research and buying process, you can make sure that you make a smart AC system buy instead of being upset with your purchase. Today we'll share with you some helpful tips so that you find the air conditioning replacement system that you need:

  • Buy from an air conditioning installation professional 
  • Don't focus on price only
  • Buy an AC system at the right time
  • Look for additional savings
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Topics: Air Conditioning

How to Estimate the Cost of a New Home A/C System

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Mar 6, 2019 8:00:00 AM

During the cold winter months, thoughts of air conditioning are probably far from your mind. But right now, is the best time to do your research, review your options and plan for a new AC system installation. Don’t wait until the sweltering months when you’re hot, sweaty and uncomfortable. Take advantage of “off-season” pricing and the availability of experienced installation professionals.

Home AC Pricing Considerations

Numerous factors impact the cost of a new home AC system and its installation.

  1. Location and timing
  2. Performance and efficiency
  3. Size of home
  4. Quality and brand
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Topics: Air Conditioning

How to Use Social Media to Find Gas Fireplace Service Woodbridge, VA

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Jan 15, 2019 8:02:00 AM

Find gas fireplace service Woodbridge, VA

Find gas fireplace service Residents Trust

If you’re looking for the kind of gas fireplace installation, repair and replacement Woodbridge, Virginia residents prefer and trust, you have your work cut out for you.

You really do.

It’s easy to see why this is the case. There are lots of service providers in the local Woodbridge, Virginia area. There are no two ways about it. It seems like when somebody is able to figure out how gas fireplaces work and how to install them as well as fix common problems, they have instantly become an expert in their minds.

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Topics: gas fireplace

When Should I Replace My Old Air Conditioner?

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Jan 2, 2019 5:26:39 PM

Because a new air conditioner is an investment, many people wait to replace their A/C until the entire system breaks down and is no longer repairable. However, this is rarely the best choice economically.

While air conditioners are built to last a substantial length of time, they aren't meant to last forever. Just like any other appliance, they need to be replaced. So, when should you replace yours? Here are some things to consider.

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Topics: Air Conditioning

The amazing benefits of a free in home consultation for hvac replacment

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Dec 4, 2018 1:51:03 PM

More than research! 

Sometimes you can't leave it to a simple Google search to find the answers you need about making home improvements.  

If you have two minutes and watch this video to learn more about what happens when you schedule a visit with a professional and why this is one of the most important appointments you will make when you decide to upgrade or replace your existing air conditioning and heating system. 


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3 Simple Steps for Fireplace Safety

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Sep 20, 2017 7:39:00 PM

Gas-fueled fireplaces are becoming more common in homes across America.

With that warmth, some gas fireplaces installed before January 1, 2015, come with a risk of burn. Having no warning labels or a barrier to prevent touching the glass.  To minimize the chance of burns from hot glass, follow these safety tips:

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Topics: Home Safety Tip of the Week

5 Things Everyone Should Know About R-22 Refrigerant

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Jul 28, 2017 12:32:25 PM

What are the most recent updates about R-22 Refrigerant? What do you need to know about the l

atest changes around R-22 refrigerant and why you won't be able to get any soon. 


Whether you know what R-22 is or not, the phasing out of freon may affect how you stay cool this spring and summer. Things are heating up, here are some facts that will give you answers fast around frequent questions about R-22 refrigerant.

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Topics: Air Conditioning

How to Clean Dust - Step by Step Guide

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Mar 15, 2017 2:04:18 PM

Does dusting your house frighten you? Even before you start, do you feel tired and bored of it?

If yes, you are doing it completely wrong.

Cleaning dust from your house is the best and fun thing to do.

You get to kill the dust mites and eliminate all the diseases causing particles from your home.

To make it interesting, you should follow this simple step by step guide in this article and enjoy the rollercoaster ride which is the the coolest thing to do.

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Topics: Indoor Air Quality

Choosing the Right Furnace for Your Northern VA Home

Posted by Cherie Hudson on Nov 30, 2016 10:27:30 PM

Winter is now upon us, and if your old furnace isn’t working as well as it once was, that could mean you’re in for some cold days ahead. No one wants that, but few homeowners have the knowledge base for understanding how to select the best furnace to meet their family’s needs. When it comes time to shop for a new heating system for your home, these tips from Home Improvement Leads will help you find the right furnace in no time.

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Topics: Heating