Author Archives: Drew Carr

The Home Electrical Safety Guide

Electricity

Electricity is everywhere in the modern home. It’s also the most dangerous hazard in the home. It can move as fast as the speed of light, it’s silent, and you can’t smell it; unless it’s causing something to burn, of course. When electricity is not properly harnessed, it can destroy most anything in its path and severely injure or even… Read more »






3 (Possibly) Shocking Home Electrical Hazards

Electricity

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This may come as a shock, but your electrical system (convenient as it is) is one of the most potentially dangerous systems in your home, if it’s not handled or working properly. As we use electricity every day—charging our iPhones, flipping the lights on, using the stove, oven and toaster at the same time, drying our hair, ironing our jeans,… Read more »






3 Easy Ways to Improve Your Home Air Quality

Air Conditioning

Studies show that indoor air quality can be as much as 100 times poorer than outdoor air quality. 100 times! With the average American spending a staggering 89% of their time indoors, this can present a real danger to you and your family’s health if left unchecked. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways you can improve your home’s indoor air… Read more »






How to breathe the cleanest air ever

Air Conditioning

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At Fox Service Company, we believe a healthy home is a happy home. While keeping the air in your home cool this spring and summer is a given, when was the last time you considered how clean the air in your home is? Using cutting edge technology, the REME HALO®, available at Fox Service Company, can purify the air in… Read more »






Fox Service Company announces collaboration with Bryant® Heating & Cooling

Air Conditioning

Fox Service Company, a full-service residential and commercial HVAC, electrical and plumbing company based in Austin for over 40 years, is announcing a co-op with Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems, in an effort to keep Central Texans cool this coming summer.   “With a combined total of more than 156 years in the HVAC business, Fox Service Company and Bryant… Read more »






5 Signs Your AC Needs Repair

Air Conditioning

With the Texas summer fast approaching, your AC is going to be a major player. For the best performance from you air conditioner, you’ve got to make sure that your unit is in tip-top shape for the season. Next time you run your AC, look and listen for these 5 signs—if any show up, you’ll want to get them taken… Read more »






How to keep your AC happy and healthy (in 3 easy steps).

Air Conditioning

Across the country, Austin is well known as a hot spot. The great music, delicious food, natural beauty and large number of cool people have all helped to develop this capital city into the place to be. Austin also counts as a hot spot because temperatures here tend to be ridiculously high. So high in fact, that Fox Service Company… Read more »






HVAC 101

Drew Carr   February 19, 2016   No Comments on HVAC 101

Air Conditioning, Heating

When it comes to HVAC, keeping your unit well maintained nets many benefits. In addition to keeping the manufacturer’s warranty on your unit valid, routine HVAC maintenance is the best way to keep your system clean, efficient and the most effective way to prevent untimely equipment failure. We sat down with Fox Service Company’s Robert Lee and James Bagby to… Read more »