How Duct Sealing Can Help You This Summer

May 2nd, 2016

Before you get into the full swing of summer, it’s a good idea to make sure that your air conditioner is prepared for it. Preventive maintenance is a pretty good idea, but it’s not the only way to make sure that your air conditioner is as prepared as possible. Let’s take a look at duct sealing, and how it can benefit your air conditioner this summer. Continue Reading

When to Replace Your Air Conditioner

April 25th, 2016

Air conditioners are built to last a pretty long time, depending on how well they’re maintained. No matter how well you take care of your air conditioner, however, there will come a time when it just won’t be able to make it through another season. If your air conditioner is not able to keep you cool for another summer, it’s best to replace it now. You don’t want it breaking down on your for good in the middle of a hot summer day, right? Let’s take a look at some signs that you need a new air conditioner. Continue Reading

Consider Installing a Heat Pump This Summer

April 18th, 2016

As the days continue to warm up, people are starting to get their air conditioning systems ready for the hottest months of the year. For some of us, though, now is the time to install a completely new climate control system. If you’re in the market for a new air conditioning system, consider installing a heat pump. Read on for more information about how heat pumps work, and the advantages that they offer. Continue Reading

The Problem of Air Conditioner Ice

April 11th, 2016

As you start to rely on your air conditioner more and more often this summer, you may notice at some point that your system is icing over. This may seem like a good thing, considering that air conditioners are supposed to be cooling your home’s air. However, air conditioner ice is actually a symptom of a pretty big problem that needs to be dealt with. Let’s take a look at what causes air conditioner ice, and why it’s a threat. Continue Reading

Bi-Annual Heat Pump Maintenance, And Why It’s Necessary

April 4th, 2016

As we get closer to summer, a lot of people are going to start scheduling preventive maintenance for their air conditioning systems. This helps mitigate the extra stress the system is put under during the hottest time of the year, when it’s probably going to be operating on a daily basis. If you are using a heat pump to cool your home, you may have gotten it professionally checked as little as six months ago. Believe it or not, that’s not soon enough to make sure that it is in the best possible shape for summer. Read on to find out why heat pumps need bi-annual preventive maintenance. Continue Reading

Signs That You Need a New AC

March 28th, 2016

Summer is almost here, and that means it’s time to make sure that your air conditioning system is in the best possible operating condition. For some of us, though, no amount of repair or maintenance will be able to keep the air conditioner operating through another summer. If your air conditioner isn’t able to serve you for another season, it’s best to get it replaced now before it has the chance to die on you in the middle of a hot summer day. Let’s take a look at some signs that you need a new AC system. Continue Reading

AC Problems to Watch Out For

March 21st, 2016

As the weather starts to warm over the next few months, you’re probably going to start relying on your air conditioner on an increasingly regular basis to keep your home comfortable. All of that added use has a cost beyond your monthly bills, though. The more you use your air conditioner, the more strain you’ll place on the system. That makes it more likely for various problems to show up over time. Read on for some of the more common AC problems you should watch for this spring and summer. Continue Reading

Why Isn’t My Air Conditioner Cooling?

March 14th, 2016

It’s more than a little frustrating to have an air conditioner that doesn’t work right when you need it most. If your air conditioner isn’t putting out cool air, the first thing you should do is have it looked at by a professional. While you’re waiting for your technician to arrive, though, you should take a look at some of the reasons why your air conditioner isn’t cooling properly. Let’s examine some of those reasons now. Continue Reading

Be Sure to Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance This Spring

March 7th, 2016

The weather is starting to heat up here in California, and that means it’s time to start using your air conditioner. Before things get too warm outside, though, you should make sure that your air conditioner is up to the task of keeping your home cool until the fall. One of the best things that you can do to make sure that your air conditioner is in top shape is to schedule preventive maintenance. Let’s take a look at the benefits of preventive maintenance, and why you should schedule it this spring. Continue Reading

How a Dehumidifier Can Help You

February 29th, 2016

Humidity is not something people think about very often, unless it involves making a hot day seem hotter. However, chronic humidity can have far-reaching effects beyond making you uncomfortable. If you’re not careful, there could be some substantial impacts on your health due to high humidity. Let’s take a look at the effects of high humidity, and how a dehumidifier can help you. Continue Reading