UV Air Purifiers Keep Your Home Clean

August 21st, 2017

UV-air-purifierFlorida weather involves a lot of heat and humidity, especially this time of year. That in turn fosters thee growth of mold, bacteria, and other tiny invaders that can make your home a breeding ground for germs and stale air. The problem gets worse in the summer because most of us keep our doors and windows tightly shut to keep the cool air from our AC inside. That in turn allows those germs and bacteria to continually circulate in your home, lowering your quality of life and in the worst cases spreading colds and other sicknesses through your family members.  Continue Reading

Dehumidifiers Can Handle The Mugginess

August 7th, 2017

dehumidifier-high-humidityThe only thing worse than high temperatures during our Florida summers is the excess humidity that seems to drape the area like a blanket every year. High humidity levels in your home can be decidedly uncomfortable, and in the worst cases can even result in a health hazard. Air conditioners can roughly deal with the issue, but they’re designed for temperature control rather than humidity control, and high humidity can really wear them down. Continue Reading

3 Things to Look for in a Commercial AC Technician

July 24th, 2017

commercial-hvac-technicianIf you own a business or manage an office space in the area, you need a qualified technician to handle issues with your commercial air conditioning system. Our summers are too hot to let a problem simply sit, and a loss of air conditioning for even a few hours can be devastating: driving away customers and forcing your employees to work in unpleasant conditions. In some cases, it can even damage important components to your operation, like computer banks. Continue Reading

Problems with Duct Breaches and Leaks

July 10th, 2017

duct-breaches-and-leaksMost homes in the area rely on centralized air conditioners to keep the temperatures cool inside when the heat spikes outside. We tend to focus on the air conditioner itself when trouble arises, but that isn’t the only part of the system, and troubles with other components can be just as problematic as troubles with the AC unit itself. Continue Reading

How to Tell If You You Need Emergency AC Repair

June 26th, 2017

air-conditioning-efficiencyFlorida gets hot in the summer, and your air conditioner needs to respond whenever called for in order to keep your home cool and comfortable. That often means daily use, even 24-hour use during the worst heat waves, and when your air conditioner runs into trouble, it needs to be taken care of promptly lest your home turn into an oven. Continue Reading

Help! My AC Isn’t Blowing Cool Air!

June 12th, 2017

air-conditioning-warm-airSummer is on its way, and your air conditioner is going to be called upon to perform above and beyond to keep your home cool when the mercury rises. You need to be aware of any issues that crop up in your system, which can range from strange noises to short cycling to inexplicably higher bills. You don’t have to be an expert to know that something’s wrong when your air conditioner isn’t blowing cool air, or even if it is, but the air isn’t as cool as you’d like, you know there’s an issue. What happens when your AC isn’t blowing cool air and what can you do about it? Read on for the answers. Continue Reading

Own a Large Home? Give Your Air Conditioner a Hand!

May 29th, 2017

air-conditioning-ewfficiencyLarger homes can be extremely hard to keep cool, especially as spring turns to summer and the temperatures start to rise. Centralized systems can struggle to keep the entire home cool, creating crafts and cold spots in some areas while leaving others too warm. Then there’s the costs involved, which can skyrocket during the hottest months, as well as putting excessive wear and tear on the system. If you own a larger home, you might want to invest in ways to make your air conditioner more efficient: helping you keep your home cool while cutting down on those costs. There are a number of ways to do that, no matter what kind of specifics your home entails. Continue Reading

Have You Had Your Air Conditioner Serviced Yet?

May 15th, 2017

air-conditioning-maintenanceSummer begins in fact if not in name a little earlier every year, and that means you’ll likely be running your air conditioner every day to keep your home cool and comfortable in the face of stiflingly hot temperatures. That means giving your system every advantage you can and ensuring that any lingering problems are take care of well before the heat begins in earnest. If you haven’t scheduled a maintenance session for it in the past 12 months, now is the optimum time to do so. It could save you a great deal of time and money as the mercury continues to rise this spring. Continue Reading

What Causes Low Airflow in an Air Conditioner?

May 1st, 2017

air-conditioning-repairCooling season starts early in our neck of the woods, and chances are you’re using your air conditioners on a fairly regular basis. That makes this a good time to check for any problems the air conditioning might be having: any sign that differs from the accustomed sounds and features of your system. When that happens, you should shut your system off and call in a repair technician immediately. It could save you a great deal of money in unnecessary repairs, and possibly prevent a small problem from turning into a big one. Continue Reading

Frost on Your AC Coils Spells Trouble

April 17th, 2017

Ice-On-AC

There are numerous signs that your air conditioning system is experiencing trouble: typically, anything you don’t recognize as part of the system’s normal ability to function. One sign that most homeowners don’t recognize as a problem is the appearance of frost or ice on your AC coils. It doesn’t sound like a particularly big deal. After all, aren’t air conditioners supposed to be cold? In point of fact, however, it’s a significant issue and if you don’t treat it swiftly, it could spell big trouble for your system this summer. Continue Reading