A boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other fluid is heated. The fluid does not necessarily boil. The heated or vaporized fluid exits the boiler for use in various processes or heating applications. At Charter Oak Mechanical we specialize in all boiler installation, boiler repair, and boiler maintenance. Having a residential or commercial heating failure often becomes an emergency situation. Our professional technicians can repair your boiler quickly and efficiently to get you up

At Charter Oak Mechanical  we set ourselves apart from the typical HVAC maintenance. When we send a technican to your home we don’t just offer a surface cleaning and system check that can be performed by the homeowner. We offer a comprehensive yearly maintenance tune-up performed by a qualified HVAC technician and furnace cleanings. A Charter Oak 30-point tune up is recommended to be performed during the time when seasons and temperatures change. An HVAC maintenance appointment with one of o

Back in the day home owners had simple systems to heat their homes, coal, wood stoves, oil, electric and propane were as high tech as it got. Although, many people still rely on these tried and true heating systems new technology has caught the attention of savvy homeowners. New systems utilize sensors for light, temperature, and moisture. All of these elements often times can now be gauged through WiFi thermostats. Some of the new thermostats can auto detect your location via your smart phone

How can you tell when your cooling system is in need of a tune up. To begin, typically your cooling system will blow cold air and keep your home dry from humidity. An early indication is that your system isn't blowing cold air. During severe storms the power could have knocked off and a fuse could have been blown. The relay switch in the system could be stuck causing it to blow hot air.  Our experts can easily test the electrical system and replace any parts in question. Charter Oak Mechanical

Unfortunately for some their Air Conditioning unit goes down at the start or peak of a dreaded summer heat wave. (It is commonly known as, Murphy's Law.) While you wait for your expert Cooling Technician to come and repair your air conditioning system try some of our following tips to beat the high heat.

1.)  Shut out the sunlight. Even if your apartment or office is air conditioned, shut the blinds. Sunlight equals heat. 2.) Minimize the use of heat producing

Although summer is in full swing, CT residents know that the colder months are never far off. Even the past few days have brought cooler mornings reminiscent of fall, and a few early changing leaves. This winter keep your home cozy with some of the following heating tips. 1.) Upgrade your thermostat, and considering installing a programmable one. 2.) Seal your home up for leaks. examine duct-work for leaks. 3.)Have your heating system serviced. 4.)Call the experts. There are many ways you

Does your thermometer read 70 degrees but it feels as if you're burning up?  Have you had your thermostat checked?  Never really thought about it have you?  Charter Oak Mechanical, serving Manchester, Vernon, Bolton CT and all surrounding areas, can help with any install or repair of your thermostat to ensure comfort. Charter Oak Mechanical, Manchester, Vernon and Bolton, CT are also up to date with digital thermostat  technology!  Imagine controlling your thermostat in your home or offi