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7 Halloween Tricks That Will Give You Goosebumps

7 Halloween Tricks That Will Give You Goosebumps

It won’t be long before you are greeted by ghosts and goblins shouting, “Trick or Treat” in your neighborhood! Halloween is a night filled with costumes, spooky thrills and, of course, fun and no one wants their Happy Halloween to be marred by an accident. Everything from Jack O’ Lantern candles to poorly run electrical… Continue Reading

Are A/C Units Designed To Handle Hurricane Weather?

Are A/C Units Designed To Handle Hurricane Weather?

Hurricane season has been busy this year and although we can’t control the weather we can help you make sure you’re A/C unit is running properly. Most outdoor units are specifically designed to handle inclement weather and are resistant to things such as rain, wind, heat, cold, etc., however, they are not designed to be… Continue Reading

Your Home as an Integrated System

Your Home as an Integrated System

It’s common to think of your home as just an independent structure, placed on a beautiful lot; however, your home is an interactive, multi-component system. Each component influences the performance of the entire system. Good insulation and air sealing can help your home become more energy efficient. With that comes the homes ventilation system which… Continue Reading

When Should I Hire An Electrician?

When Should I Hire An Electrician?

Many homeowners like to work on DIY projects in their home. You save money; it is more flexible, and you get to show off your handy work. Some projects require professional assistance, and can even be dangerous if you attempt them yourself. This applies especially to electrical work, even the most experienced DIY electrician should… Continue Reading

Foam Insulation: Keeping Your Place of Business Cool

Foam Insulation: Keeping Your Place of Business Cool

Imagine if you could cut the cost of your energy bill by 30% – 50% per year, reduce air and moisture infiltration-resulting in a more consistent and comfortable air temperature, AND reduce dust and pollen. What if you could add structural strength to your building, reduce the likelihood of mold, reduce noise, ice damage and… Continue Reading

Solutions to Lower Utility Bills?

Solutions to Lower Utility Bills?

How can I lower my utility bill? Lower utility bills? Why would a customer be asking a Wentzel’s Heating and Cooling Pro how to lower their electrical bills? Well, we hear that question just about every time we go into a customer’s home. The utility bill from the last month arrives and reminds us of… Continue Reading

2017 Hurricane Season is Approaching

2017 Hurricane Season is Approaching

Static crackled on the radio, as the obliterating voice of the newscaster was shouting “Check your battery and flashlight supply and gather candles. Make sure you have plenty of canned goods and water. Board-up all of your windows, get fuel, and get out of here!” It was only 2:00 in the afternoon, but this hair-raising… Continue Reading

Sarasota Florida’s Hidden Gems

Sarasota Florida’s Hidden Gems

These days Florida tourism is most often focused around theme parks and beaches. Although commercial travel is fine for people who enjoy that type of thing, when I want to see the real Florida, I am not thinking about Mouseville or Spring Break. So, whether you are a Florida resident like me, a road tripper from out… Continue Reading

Pro Tips Importance of HVAC Maintenance

Pro Tips Importance of HVAC Maintenance

Have you scheduled your annual HVAC system maintenance yet? Don’t just shrug off the task, it’s more important than you think. Living in Sarasota Florida, the last thing you want is for your HVAC system to quit on you. Once you learn the importance of annual system maintenance, you will never put it off again.… Continue Reading

Wentzel’s 5 Reasons to Make Sarasota Florida Home

Wentzel’s 5 Reasons to Make Sarasota Florida Home

The arts, beaches, and culture combined with shopping, Kayaks, Spas- and resorts entertain locals and natives alike. A mixture that’s made sweeter by the laid-back gulf vibe. That is Sarasota Florida in a nutshell and it doesn’t get any better than that! Or does it?! With Sarasota’s community flourishing, so does its economy. Here are… Continue Reading

Throwback Playback – A little levity please

Throwback Playback – A little levity please

When you work as long and hard as we do in this business, we spend just about every day discussing HVAC.  That being said, sometimes “talking shop” can get downright stuffy!  So, we thought we’d have a little fun, a little play on words, and some blasts-from-the-past to chill to, snuggle to, clean your house… Continue Reading

When Is It Time for New Insulation?

When Is It Time for New Insulation?

Insulation. It’s imperative. In fact, ineffective insulation can cause a myriad of problems on the temperature and air quality of your home or office space. Without it, our energy bills would be, well… through the roof (pardon the pun). How do you know, though, when it’s time to purchase insulation for the first time or… Continue Reading

Your Annual Home HVAC Maintenance Calendar

Your Annual Home HVAC Maintenance Calendar

My grandmother used to tell me that  you needed to tie a string around your finger in order to not forget things as a child.  No wonder I grew up to be a master at list-making.  My Google calendar is my best friend and I never return library books late.  However, to quote the wise… Continue Reading

Why You Should Consider Whole House Surge Protection

Why You Should Consider Whole House Surge Protection

What is it? Do I need it? Is it worth it? Let’s talk about surges. After all, if we don’t know what they are, we don’t know why we need protection from them! A surge is a quick, but large spike in your home’s electrical current. Although brief (usually too quick to even clock), surges… Continue Reading

How a Healthy HVAC System Affects YOUR Health

How a Healthy HVAC System Affects YOUR Health

Holidays, holly, hot chocolate and HEALTH? Tis’ true. December is not typically a time that we focus on our physical health (that’s January’s job), but in the world of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), December is the perfect time to examine the health of our homes. Hey, we’re spending most of our time there… Continue Reading

Announcing Wentzel’s New 25000sqft Facility

Announcing Wentzel’s New 25000sqft Facility

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE…………New 25,000 sq. ft. Facility for Wentzel’s Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Grand Opening January 2017! SARASOTA, Nov. 15, 2016 –Wentzel’s, a local, family-run heating, air conditioning, electrical and insulation provider is poised to enter a new chapter – one in which it operates out of a new, dedicated 25,000 sq. ft. facility.… Continue Reading

Royal St. Andrew Condominium AC Installation

Royal St. Andrew Condominium AC Installation

Wentzel’s HVAC recently installed a 10 ton Air Conditioning unit at the Royal St. Andrew condominium. The Royal St. Andrew condominium is perfectly located between Gulfstream and Palm Avenues overlooking Marina Jack’s and Sarasota Bay. The Royal St. Andrew was constructed in 1969 with 54 residencies on its 15 floors. Every unit has beautiful views… Continue Reading

Wentzel’s at Your Community Partners Meeting

Wentzel’s Heating, Air Conditioning and Electrical participates in “Your Community Partners” Lunch and Learn meeting in Sarasota every first Friday. Friday March 6th Sponsors were: Cindi Bass and Richard Gardner and Thomas Hall from Pestguard Commercial Services and Linda Cavalieri from Karins Engineering Group and Debbie Stockinger with Stone Gate Bank and Jank Linton with… Continue Reading