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.
For most people, spring is a season of warm days, colorful flowers and bright, blooming gardens. But for those suffering from spring allergies, it’s also the time for puffy eyes, non-stop sneezing, congestion and runny noses, making it a particularly challenging season for them. While allergies affect everybody differently, there are a few common factors […]
With colder months approaching, you’ll most likely be relying on your home’s heating system once again. So let’s take this opportunity to check out how your system is holding up so that it can last the season with little or no problems.
The World Health Organization first coined the term “Sick Building Syndrome” in 1986. It refers to a spate of non-specific and seemingly untraceable and unrelated symptoms reported by tenants in buildings following recent construction or remodeling. It involves feeling ill while inside the structure then seems to disappear whenever you leave the building. This is […]
One of the worst things that could happen in the middle of summer is your air conditioning system failing on you. This is why testing your air conditioner before the beginning of summer is always a good practice, as well as recognizing signs of impending failure:
You may already have heard on the news about the EPA phasing out ozone-depleting refrigerants. One of these is HCFC-22, also called R-22. If your home is equipped with an HVAC system that uses this refrigerant, we’ll discuss what your options are.
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 […]
A new HVAC system is an important investment, so you should put long-term costs into consideration, including repair, maintenance, and energy costs. The following are some factors that can affect the overall costs of a new air conditioning system.
Anyone can learn how to install an air conditioner or troubleshoot an HVAC system. After all, YouTube and online education have made learning new skills possible. However, when you hire someone to do your HVAC repair and installation, you want to make sure this person is qualified. To do that, you simply need to ask […]