Archive for December, 2015

3 New Year’s Resolutions for your Air Conditioner

Monday, December 28th, 2015

As we ring in 2016 here in Boynton Beach, FL, many of us are drawing up lists of resolutions of ways we can improve ourselves in the new year. It might be a resolution to eat healthier or exercise more, or perhaps cut down on a vice like smoking. But you can apply the same logic to home systems like your air conditioner. A change in habit can make a big difference for your system, and with a few “new year’s resolutions” in mind, you can improve your bottom line and your household comfort levels at the same time. Here’s a trio that we think you should consider. (more…)

Advantages of Zone Control Systems

Monday, December 21st, 2015

A zone control system is installed in your existing heating and air conditioning ducts: a series of vales and shutters placed at key points in the system. They divide your home into individual sections, usually by room but sometimes in other ways as well. Each section has its own thermostat and controls, letting you alter the temperature in each section individually. Considering the heat of our Boynton Beach, FL summers, they can offer a number of advantages to your home. And with the cooling season over for the year, now is the perfect time to address the issue. The benefits of zone control systems should not be underestimated. (more…)

Sign up for a Maintenance Plan Today!

Monday, December 14th, 2015

We live in Boynton Beach, FL, which means we enjoy long, how summers and very mild winters. With our hot days behind us and our heaters still in use intermittently, now is a great time to schedule a maintenance session for either your heater, your air conditioner or both. A maintenance session differs significantly from a repair session, though it can lead to one if a problem is detected. Repair sessions are designed to address specific concerns, while maintenance plans are designed to help improve overall efficiency while looking out for problems that might result in repairs if they aren’t addressed. More specifically, a maintenance plan involves the following steps: (more…)

Causes of Trouble with Your Heat Pump

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Many residents here in Boynton Beach, FL use heat pumps rather than traditional heaters to warm our houses in the winter. “Warm” is a relative term, since we enjoy mild temperatures throughout the year and even the chilliest nights don’t need much to keep the heat at bay. That’s why a heat pump makes so much sense, since it performs best in areas with weather like ours and can save homeowners a great deal on monthly costs without skimping on the comfortable temperatures you need. (more…)