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3 09, 2022

Keeping the Air Clean When Allergy Season Hits

2022-09-05T21:39:26+00:00September 3rd, 2022|AC Facts, Air Purification|

The changing of the seasons brings a lot of beauty with it, but it might be hard for you to notice when your seasonal allergies are all that you have on your mind. If you’ve got a conventional forced-air AC system and/or furnace, it can be easier to keep the air clean [...]

11 08, 2022

A Healthy HVAC System Is Good for You!

2022-08-11T21:51:55+00:00August 11th, 2022|AC Facts, AC problems, Air Purification, Heating|

August is a busy time for doctors and veterinarians—it’s the peak season for dog flu and human flu! I know a lot about both, since a) I’m a dog, and b) hang around a lot of humans. But did you know there’s another member of your household that can also get “sick” [...]

2 08, 2022

Energy Efficient Updates

2022-08-11T21:48:03+00:00August 2nd, 2022|AC Facts, Money Saving Tips|

Maintaining an energy efficient home is a great way to do your part for the environment while also keeping more money in your wallet. Even if you want to start making your home more energy-efficient, you might not know where to start. Here are some important tips for increasing your home’s energy [...]

21 07, 2022

DIY AC Maintenance

2022-07-26T19:20:15+00:00July 21st, 2022|AC problems, DIY Ideas|

WHAT YOU WILL NEED / Information Cost: $50.00 to $100.00 Time Needed: Less than half a day Tools and Materials: Screwdriver or wrench Wet/dry vacuum ($50.00) Garden hose Butter knife or fin tool ($10.00) Rake and/or pruning shears Level Shims if necessary Foil tape ($17.00) Soft bristle paint brush ($1.00) Coil cleaner ($5.50) Hot, soapy water Bleach Before [...]

6 07, 2022

What is a Capacitor and Why Do They Break on Air Conditioners?

2022-07-26T19:19:51+00:00July 6th, 2022|AC Facts|

Living in the warmer climates presents many challenges, but none are so difficult to overcome as the intense, furnace-like heat of the summer. Fortunately, modern air conditioners are constructed with just a few parts, which makes them incredibly reliable. You can count on your unit to keep on trucking for years and [...]

26 06, 2022

Is Your Ductless Heating System Not Working? Let’s Take a Look…

2022-07-26T19:19:12+00:00June 26th, 2022|AC Facts, Heating|

I do a lot of research on furnaces, especially gas-powered ones, because they are the most common type of heating system you find around here. If I were a betting dog, I’d put my money on “furnace” when asked to guess what type of heater a home around here has. However, I [...]

13 06, 2022

Common Air Duct Problems for Owners

2022-06-14T20:01:41+00:00June 13th, 2022|AC Facts, Money Saving Tips|

Have you checked on your air ducts lately? An air duct is an essential part of your air conditioning system. They are the pathways for hot and cool air to travel throughout your home. If not properly maintained, these passageways can fill up with contaminants and dust that accumulate over time. The buildup [...]

3 06, 2022

How Your Backyard Can Affect Your Air Conditioning

2022-06-14T20:00:58+00:00June 3rd, 2022|AC Facts, DIY Ideas|

An air conditioning system works by drawing heat from inside your home into its refrigerant fluid. This heat is expelled from the fluid via the condenser unit located outside your house. Anything that interferes with efficient running of the condenser also interferes with your AC system’s ability to cool your home. Unfortunately, there are [...]

27 05, 2022

AIR CONDITIONING MAINTENANCE TASKS YOU CAN DO ON YOUR OWN

2022-06-14T19:58:42+00:00May 27th, 2022|AC Facts, Money Saving Tips|

Air conditioning maintenance as a whole is something that should be left to the professionals. Only a licensed and trained HVAC technician can accurately inspect, clean, and service an air conditioner in such a way that will leave it functioning well for the years to come. Maintenance will help your system maintain [...]

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