How Does a Zone Control System Benefit Me?

July 25th, 2016

Summers in Boynton Beach, FL are as hot as they come, and your air conditioner is likely getting quite a workout this July. With increased use comes higher energy bills, and many residents have to grit their teeth as the cost of keeping their homes cool spike upward. Luckily, there’s something you can do about it. A zone control system, installed in your existing centralized air conditioning system, is the perfect way to cut into those bills and provide a few little perks in the bargain. Here’s how: Continue Reading

Keep Germs at Bay with a UV Air Purifier

July 18th, 2016

Summers in Boca Raton, FL are bad enough with the heat, but when you combine it with high humidity, the it can make the perfect Petri dish for germs and bacteria. This is of great concern to everyone, but particularly those with sensitive family members in the household, cu has infants, the elderly or people suffering from conditions such as asthma. The solution may be a UV air purifier installed in your home’s HVAC system and working to keep your home free of germs and infection. Here’s a quick breakdown of how it all works.  Continue Reading

What Does AC Maintenance Entail?

July 11th, 2016

Summers in Ft. Lauderdale, FL are too hot to go without reliable air conditioning for long. But there’s more to handling your air conditioner than just calling for timely repairs. You want to prevent those issues from arising in the first place, and even if your AC is running the way it should, you want it to be able to do its job without costing you a lot of money in monthly bills. Continue Reading

Low Air Flow Means Trouble for your Air Conditioner

July 4th, 2016

Summer in West Palm Beach, FL means that high temperatures and higher humidity are a daily occurrence. Your air conditioner needs to be able to function all day every day during the worst heat waves, and when signs of trouble arise, you need to get them addressed immediately. Otherwise, you could be looking at a breakdown right when you need your system the most, turning your home into an oven in the process.

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Why Are Rooftop Units Such a Good Fit for Commercial Air Conditioners?

June 27th, 2016

We have our share of business spaces here in Boynton Beach, FL, and they need proper air conditioning just like residential spaces. Commercial HVAC systems need to function at a higher level since they’re supporting a larger space and since even a few hours without one can be devastating to your company. You may have noticed that many business us modular rooftop units to facilitate this, and at first glance, the very notion may seem like folly. Why put an air conditioner on the roof, where it will bake in the Florida sun? In point of fact, however, it provides a number of key benefits to your business, that you would do well to consider if you’re an owner or an office manager. Continue Reading

When Do You Need Emergency AC Repair?

June 20th, 2016

When your air conditioner breaks down, it can be more than just an inconvenience. The summer in Boca Raton, FL can get absolutely stifling, and without some measure of protection from your home, it can come to resemble a hothouse very quickly. That’s more than just an inconvenience. It can pose an active danger to your health and the health of your family. Unfortunately, not every air conditioning breakdown comes during normal office hours, and if it happens at night or on the weekends, an emergency repair call may be in order. But how can you tell if an emergency call is warranted? Only you can decide, but there are a few simple guidelines to help you make that choice.  Continue Reading

Easy Ways to Lower Your Air Conditioning Bills

June 13th, 2016

There are professional services here in Wellington, FL to help your air conditioner perform at its best, and to install upgrades or even replacement systems that improve efficiency considerably. We can also perform maintenance at the beginning of summer to tighten loose bolts and perform those other little tasks that can leech efficiency from your system. But those aren’t the only things you can do to lower your bills this summer. We know that high temperatures can pinch your cooling budget. A few simple adjustments to your normal habits can end up saving you a great deal. What kind of adjustments? We’ve included a quick list below. Continue Reading

How Thermostats Can Cause Problems with Your AC

June 6th, 2016

Your thermostat is a fairly anonymous part of your Ft. Lauderdale, FL home, and yet its importance cannot be underestimated. It serves as the control board for your entire air conditioning system, allowing you to determine when and where they system turns on and off, and how cool the air needs to be to suit your needs. When problems arise with your air conditioner, many people don’t think that the thermostat could be the source of it. They’re reliable pieces of hardware, after all, but they encounter problems too. When they do, it affect the entire system in detrimental ways. Here’s a short list of how thermostats can cause problems with your AC. Continue Reading

What Does Frost on the Coils Mean to My AC?

May 30th, 2016

At first glance, the sight of frost on the evaporator coils of your air conditioner shouldn’t be a caused for alarm. After all, isn’t your AC supposed to be cold? In point of fact, however, the presence of frost on your air conditioner is a significant problem, and considering how how our summers can get in Boynton Beach, FL, you need to get it addressed as quickly as possible. What does frost on the coils mean? It can indicate a number of problems, but the most common involves a loss of refrigerant. Continue Reading

Keep a Handle on High Humidity This Summer

May 23rd, 2016

High humidity is part and parcel of life here in Boca Raton, FL: the price we pay for our warm winters and beautiful coastline. The humidity can get quite brutal in the summer, making for a nasty one-two punch with the heat. Your air conditioner can deal with the humidity, at least in part, but doing so puts a great deal of strain on it, and can lead to higher bills and even repair calls in some circumstances. A whole-house dehumidifier provides a reliable answer to the problem and can bring a lot of other benefits to your household as well. Let’s break it down. Continue Reading