Call for Repairs if Your AC is Making These Noises

July 25th, 2016

If you are using an air conditioner to keep your home cool this summer, you should be vigilant for any problems that may develop with your system. The faster you can recognize problems with your air conditioner, the faster you can get it repaired and the more damage you can prevent. One of the easiest ways to identify issues with your air conditioning system is to listen for strange noises coming from it. Read on to find out more about the various strange noises that could indicate a system problem. Continue Reading

What it Means When Your Heat Pump Ices Over

July 18th, 2016

If you’re using a heat pump to keep cool this summer, you may notice ice forming on it. No, this is not an indication that the system is cooling properly. In fact, it’s actually a symptom of a serious problem with the heat pump. Let’s take a look at what causes heat pump ice, and what can happen if you ignore it. Continue Reading

Signs That You Need a New Heat Pump

July 11th, 2016

If you’re using a heat pump to keep cool this summer, you need to make sure that your system is up to the task of working through another season. If your system is not going to last another summer, you should be able to recognize the signs so you can replace it as soon as possible. You don’t want the system to die on you in the middle of the hottest season of the year, after all. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you need a new heat pump. Continue Reading

What Type of AC Does My Home Need?

July 4th, 2016

Moving into a new home or constructing one that matches your requirements exactly is exciting. But it’s also daunting. There will be lots and lots to think about over the course of the following months, and one urgent concern that you may have is the status of the HVAC system. Whether you’re in the market for a new cooling system or you know that your existing model needs to go, here are some ideas to get you started… Continue Reading

5 Ways to Save Energy in Sarasota this Summer

June 27th, 2016

Our air conditioners sure take a beating during the summer. With sauna-like humidity and temperatures soaring well beyond what’s comfortable, your central air unit or heat pump may be struggling, even if cool air still seems to make its way into your home. And with that cooling comes energy consumption. If your electricity bills are higher than ever, and you’re looking for ways to cut costs, then keep reading.  Continue Reading

3 Reasons to Say Farewell to Your Air Conditioner

June 20th, 2016

Investing in a new air conditioner is not a decision you should make lightly. After all, in an ideal world, it’s a purchase that you should only have to make a few times over the course of your life. While it’s not the most expensive upgrade in the home, it’s certainly one that you want to get right, and do for the right reasons. Here in Sarasota, air conditioners take a beating every year, and there are several reasons you may not want to put off replacement any longer. Let’s have a look at 3:  Continue Reading

Call for Repairs if Your Air Conditioner is Doing This

June 13th, 2016

Does your air conditioner have ice forming on the inside coil? If so, you have a big problem. It may seem like ice is a sign that the air conditioner is doing its job, but it’s actually a symptom of a serious issue with the system. If it isn’t fixed, it could cause the entire system to break down. Let’s take a look at why air conditioner ice happens, and why you need to call for repairs as soon as you see it. Continue Reading

How to Maintain Indoor Air Quality This Summer

June 6th, 2016

Summer brings a lot of changes with it, especially in terms of your home’s indoor air quality. You probably shut all of your doors and windows, crank the air conditioner, and try to keep as cool as possible. This helps to maintain your climate control, but it can have some substantial negative effects. Let’s take a look at how you can improve your indoor air quality this summer. Continue Reading

Why Your Air Conditioner Output is Dropping

May 30th, 2016

As you start to use your air conditioner more and more often this summer, you may notice the output of the system going down. That’s obviously not a good thing, if you want to keep your home comfortably cool. There are a couple of possible reasons why your air conditioner isn’t cooling as well as it should be. Read on to find out why your air conditioner output is dropping. Continue Reading

Is Your Air Conditioner Sized Correctly?

May 23rd, 2016

Though it may not seem like it, the size of your air conditioner is quite important. You shouldn’t just pick whatever fits in your home and go with that. The size of the air conditioner load can have a huge effect on how effective it is in your home. Let’s take a look at what can happen if you install an air conditioner in your home that is too large or too small. Continue Reading