At Excel Heating and Cooling, we believe in educating the community on a variety of topics related to home comfort, HVAC system durability, and energy efficiency. Our goal is to help make homes throughout the Shenandoah Valley more comfortably by providing timely and important information on home heating and cooling. When an HVAC system needs to be replaced, we work with homeowners and landlords to make informed purchasing decisions. Check out our blog posts to learn more!

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Get Pearl Certification for your heating and air conditioning equipment when you schedule HVAC maintenance with Excel Heating & Cooling of Harrisonburg, VA. As a Pearl Certification partner, Excel can document the efficiency of your heating or AC system for increased home value. Learn more here.
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Find out how to improve your home’s indoor air quality in 2019 with these simple resolutions for your home. Upgrades like HVAC maintenance, air purification, and installing a smart thermostat go a long way in helping you and your family breathe better. Learn more from Excel — Harrisonburg’s IAQ expert.
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A smart Nest thermostat can help you save energy and money with programmable settings—but only if you use it properly! Find out how to program your Nest thermostat for maximum energy savings, from Excel Heating & Cooling, Harrisonburg, VA’s local home comfort expert.
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Find out how you can benefit from scheduling maintenance for your furnace or boiler. With regular service visits for your heating system, you can prevent breakdowns, increase indoor comfort, keep your home safe and so much more. Learn more from Excel Heating & Cooling, Harrisonburg’s heating expert.
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Go ductless with a ductless heat pump system and start experiencing benefits like greater indoor comfort and lower heating costs. Excel Heating & Cooling can help you determine if a ductless system is the right heat option for your Harrisonburg, VA area home. Contact us to learn more.
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These 4 heating myths may seem like they’ll help you save energy in the winter, but they’re likely actually costing you money. Find out how to avoid common heating myths in the winter and how you can actually save energy and money with your furnace or boiler, with help from Excel of Harrisonburg.
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The quality of your air inside your home might be more important than you think. From dust mites and pet dander, to cleaning products and paint, there are many contributors to the condition of the air you breathe.
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Many of us in the Shenandoah Valley are familiar with the struggle of spring allergies—the watering eyes, runny nose, itchy throat, and sneezing. These allergy and asthma-like symptoms can follow you into fall, and it’s not necessarily due to pollen.

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Does the air you breathe at home contain dust, pollen, mold, and germs that are making you and your family sick? Improve your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) with easy solutions like air filtration, air purification, and ventilation from Excel. We’re proud to be the Shenandoah Valley’s IAQ expert.
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Mini splits don’t just cool your home; they provide heat as well! Install one or more mini splits in your home to conserve energy, enhance indoor comfort, and potentially even lower your utility bills. Learn more from Excel Heating & Cooling, the Shenandoah Valley’s local home comfort specialist.


  • The company representatives were all professional, friendly and charismatic. All in all, the experience was straight up and easy.

    R.C., Harrisonburg, VA
  • Impressed with care taken in the house, taking off shoes, wearing booties, cleaning up before they left. Very pleasant and mannerly, taking time to explain everything to us.

    J.G., Harrisonburg, VA
  • Excellent customer interactions. Options were thoroughly and honestly explained. Always performed as promised. System working well.

    L.K., McGaheysville, VA
  • I was very happy with your service and knowledge. You explained everything to me and informed me of future repairs and when it may be needed to be done without being pushy. Thank you.

    L.C., Manassas, VA
  • I am very happy with the level of service provided by Excel. It is refreshing to see a business structure support our business with a level of professionalism so lacking in the construction industry.

    Anonymous Company, Harrisonburg, VA
  • I appreciate the communications and not leaving the customer in the dark on appointments, equipment and service.

    D.P., Harrisonburg, VA
  • I recommend Excel to everyone that I come in contact with that are looking for a quality heating and cooling company to deal with. In the past year, I have referred at least 10 people to Excel. Nothing but good things to say from beginning to end!

    K.K., Harrisonburg, VA
  • The gentleman who called on us was friendly, courteous and answered all questions. I hope he is our service rep again.

    T.W., Timberville, VA
  • I selected your company last summer based on reviews and I have to say I have not been diappointed. Great service each appointment!

    P.S., Leesburg, VA
  • "Advisor" was good at interpreting the different heat pump possibilities. All staff were good at working around a trip we had to take. There was a follow-up call to see how we were faring.

    M.F., Harrisonburg, VA
  • Excel has done a great job of getting my heating and AC working efficiently. They were quick and thorough. The minute I had a question, they were back to check it out/fix it.

    M.R., Bridgewater, VA