Air conditioners are complex pieces of machinery. Although they all have the same function, they’re not created equal. You can’t buy just any unit if your goal is to ensure consistent comfort, moderate your energy use and render maintenance less stressful.
Finding the right air conditioning system can be a challenge with the number of systems, options, and maintenance requirements. While technical details such as sizing, compatibility, and maintenance are best left to professionals, you should at least be familiar with the kinds of air conditioning systems available today.
A central heating and air conditioning system is an efficient way to provide cooling and heating to multi-room homes. Zone control systems allow occupants to customize their own room temperatures. Such a complicated system will occasionally develop problems, some even warranting emergency repair.
It’s the middle of the night and your home’s air conditioning suddenly gives out. What do you do? Do you grab a flashlight and go fix it yourself? AC repair professionals discourage a DIY approach as it could cause bigger problems than the one you started with, more so if you have absolutely zero experience […]
Common heating and air conditioning problems can be classified into three main categories: poor installation, improper operation, and lack of service or maintenance. Air conditioners are often made to last for 15 to 20 years, but if you’re experiencing issues long before its lifetime, you will need the help of AC repair professionals to properly […]
Part of air conditioner usage is the noise that comes with it. Even if you buy a brand new unit, you’ll notice that they still make noise, and during its lifetime, the noise can change, become louder, but never completely disappear. Here’s how you can measure and reduce the noise from your air conditioning unit. […]
Recently, the Department of Energy has partnered with K-12 school districts and other stakeholders to pursue a zero-energy goal. This means schools that maximize energy efficiency to “create inspiring and dynamic learning environments”. With this goal in mind, one important aspect comes into play and that is indoor air quality and air conditioning.
Whether you’re looking to upgrade to smarter and more environment-friendly heating and cooling systems or just to trim a few dollars off your monthly bill, you’ll find a good reason to make the switch to programmable thermostats. Any advanced HVAC contractor will admit that this new technology is the best solution when it comes to […]
Getting a new air conditioning is a big expense and a big choice. How do you know which unit is right for your home? To make sure your indoor space is comfortable, that it is cooled efficiently, and that you won’t be paying too much on your energy bills, picking the right size for your […]
Taking care of your air conditioner unit is important to keep your family comfortable. Summer temperatures can reach triple digits in some places making it very important that your air conditioning system is ready to face those high temperatures. When you have performed regular maintenance on your air conditioner, it can perform as you need […]