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Common Air Conditioning Problems to Watch for

January 15th, 2018

air-conditioner-maintenanceYou might be done with your air conditioner for now, but the weather is going to start warming up again before you know it. As the days start to warm up, you’re going to be putting more strain on your system as you use it on a regular basis. That increases the odds of problems developing with the air conditioner.

It’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with the signs that a problem is afflicting your system, so that you can have it repaired as soon as possible. Faster air conditioner repairs means less damage done to the system. Have a look at some common air conditioning problems to watch for this upcoming cooling season.

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The Benefits of Installing a Ductless Mini Split

January 1st, 2018

ductlessIf you don’t already have a good heating system installed in your home, now is a pretty good time to get one. You don’t want to be without one during the coldest months of the year. There are a lot of different heating systems on the market, and each one is suited to a different set of heating needs. Have a look at ductless mini splits, and the advantages that one can offer you this winter.

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Careful of These Heat Pump Issues This Winter

December 18th, 2017

heat-pump-repairThe weather is finally cold enough to warrant using a heat pump in heating mode instead of cooling mode. As you use your heat pump more often to stay comfortable, though, you should be aware that it will be more likely to develop issues during the winter. There are a variety of different problems that you might run into as you use your heat pump over the next few months. The faster you can identify them and take care of them, the better off your heat pump will be in the long run. Have a look at a few of the common heat pump issues you can expect to run into this winter, and how to address them.

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What Type of Air Conditioner Is Right for Me?

December 4th, 2017

Ductless-TechnicianSummer may be over, but it’ll be here again before you know it. Before you subject your current air conditioner to another season of cooling your home on a daily basis, it might be a good idea to evaluate whether or not to replace it. All things have an expiration date, after all. That includes your air conditioner. If you’re in the market for a new air conditioning system, there are a variety of different options you could look into. Have a look at some of the most popular options below.

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How to Increase Air Conditioner Efficiency

November 20th, 2017

central-air-conditioningWhether you’re still using your air conditioner from time to time, or have shut it down for the season, it’s a good idea to know how to increase its efficiency for the next time you need it. There are a couple of different steps you can take to make sure that your air conditioner is more energy efficient, and less prone to breaking down. Read on to find out more about how to keep your air conditioner in top condition.

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Tips for Keeping Your Air Conditioner in Proper Shape

November 6th, 2017

air-conditioner-cashWhile the rest of the country starts hunkering down for heating season, we still have some pretty warm weather to contend with. That means that you need to make sure to keep your air conditioner in top operating condition. The longer you rely on your air conditioner to keep your home cool on a daily basis, the more strain you’re going to put on it. That means an increased chance for problems to develop. Have a look at some of the best ways that you can keep your air conditioner healthy, and finish out cooling season strong.

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Tips for Keeping Your Air Conditioner in Proper Shape

October 23rd, 2017

air-conditioner-maintenanceThe days continue to be fairly warm around here, even as other parts of the country start to fire up their heating systems to stay comfortable. If you’re still relying on your air conditioner to keep you cool on a daily basis, it’s a good idea to take some steps to make sure that it stays in top operating condition. If you’re not sure what you should be doing to make sure that your air conditioner is able to cope with the strain of daily use, don’t worry! We’ve outlined the two most important tips you should follow below.

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Tips for Keeping Your Air Conditioner in Proper Shape

October 9th, 2017

air-conditioner-maintenanceWe’ve got some hot days still to come before the weather starts to appreciably cool off. That means that you’re still going to be using your air conditioner to stay comfortable for the next few weeks. If you want to avoid issues developing from the constant demand, there are a few things that you should do to. Have a look below at a couple of the best tips for keeping your air conditioner in good shape.

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Be Sure to Schedule Heat Pump Maintenance This Fall

September 25th, 2017

heat-pump-maintenanceIt may seem hard to believe, but we’re coming to the end of the summer season. That means that soon you’ll be relying on your heating system to keep your home comfortable, rather than your air conditioner. That is, unless you’re using a heat pump as a climate control system. If that’s the case, you’re going to need to make sure that you schedule maintenance for the system before you start using it heavily this fall. Yes, even if you’ve already had the system looked at this year. Read on to find out why it’s important to schedule maintenance for a heat pump system twice a year.

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Should I Replace My Heat Pump Before Heating Season?

September 11th, 2017

heat-pump-replacementWe’re getting close to the end of summer, hard as that is to believe. Doubtless, you’ve been cranking your heat pump all summer, to try and keep your home as cool as possible. With winter on the horizon, though, your heat pump isn’t going to get a break any time soon. It’s a good idea to evaluate your system, especially if you’ve had it for a while, to see if it’s going to be able to reliably heat your home over the cold months. If not, then now is the time to install a new one. If you’re not sure whether or not your heat pump needs to be replaced, read on.

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