Expert Tips

How to Prepare Your Massachusetts Home For Winter

Fall is upon us, and winter will be here before we know it! With it comes thinking about travel arrangements, gifts to buy and cards to write. But before all that activity gets underway, it’s a great time to start thinking about how to prepare your house for the season as well. Read on for … Continued

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3 Common Air Conditioning Myths Debunked

Whether it’s a local news anchor, your favorite home magazine or even your neighbor, as the temperatures continue to rise everyone seems to be an expert on staying cool and saving money. Unfortunately, popular air conditioning tips tend to become misconstrued and often misleading. At Nicholson Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, we hear a lot … Continued

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3 Signs You Need Air Conditioning Replacement

The decision to replace your air conditioner is not an easy one. The air conditioner replacement cost for a basic two-ton model is around $3,000, and a mid-grade model is around $5,000. So it’s not a purchase you take lightly. But the cost to keep an old AC unit could be more than purchasing a … Continued

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4 Problems You Can Avoid With Heating Maintenance

As we approach the midway point of October, we highly encourage all Framingham, MA area residents to get their heating systems tuned up. You understand the benefits of changing the oil in your vehicle and getting it regularly serviced, right? Ensuring the components of your heating system are working correctly is of equal significance. Ignoring … Continued

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11 Tips To Reduce Your Winter Energy Bill

Winter is just around the corner. And with winter comes colder temperatures and high winter energy bills. However, with these 11 tips from Nicholson, you can reduce your energy usage and save money this winter. Install a programmable thermostat. Installing a programmable thermostat will allow you to lower the temperature (and save money!) while you are … Continued

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Noisy Air Conditioners And Other Common Problems

Noisy Air Conditioners & Other Common AC Problems Air conditioners fail from time to time. Whether your AC unit is making noise, doesn’t cool your home or just doesn’t turn on, we’ve listed some possible answers to your question of “why is my air conditioner not working?” and some ways to fix your air conditioner. … Continued

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What Are Tankless Water Heaters?

Tankless water heaters, sometimes called instantaneous or on-demand water heaters, only heat water as it is needed. They’re known for their energy savings and storage capabilities. How Do They Work?Before you can understand how a tankless water heater works, it’s important to first understand traditional water heaters. Traditional models operate by maintaining a heated reserve of water … Continued

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