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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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.
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Your indoor air quality (IAQ) has a major effect on the health of you and your family. Is your indoor air clean and healthy? Learn more about indoor air quality and about how you can improve your IAQ from Excel — the Shenandoah Valley’s local home health and indoor air quality expert.
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Don’t let your air conditioner break down before summer ends! Scheduling maintenance for your AC system now will keep it running smoothly and efficiently, giving you lower cooling bills and greater peace of mind. Learn more from Excel, the Shenandoah Valley’s cooling expert.
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Mini-splits are indoor units that provide both heating and air conditioning to a particular room or area in your home.
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Looking for an energy efficient heating and cooling solution that offers customized home comfort and helps you save on your utility bills?
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It’s hard to enjoy the weather, green grass, and flowers while sneezing, itching, and fighting for air. When you get home and close the front door, you leave all that outside — or do you?


  • 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