18
Apr

5 Common Air Conditioning Problems

There are a few scenarios that are our top calls for air conditioning and HVAC problems, especially in the spring or winter time. Before your air conditioner gives out, before you really need it this summer, call us to schedule a regular maintenance check-up. Fan is not working. You turn your air conditioner on but notice that it does not

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18
Apr

Where Does Dust Come From?

Dust is a constant battle. It always seems to be in your home no matter how often you dust. Dust comes some somewhere, so rest assured you may be able to manage it. Dust is primarily made up from dirt pollen, dead skin cells, pet or people hair, pet dander, and other small particles. Pets When pets come back in

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18
Apr

Dirty Sock Syndrome Part I

Have you turned on your air conditioning unit recently and noticed a foul, rotten, or moldy smell flow through the vents? If so, you may have fallen victim to Dirty Sock Syndrome. Dirty Sock Syndrome is a real problem, albeit with a silly sounding name, that can affect anyone with an air conditioning unit. What is Dirty Sock Syndrome and

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18
Apr

Dirty Sock Syndrome Pt 2

This week we are concluding our Dirty Sock Syndrome with information on how to treat and prevent falling victim to Dirty Sock Syndrome. Preventing Dirty Sock Syndrome The best treatment is always taking the right steps to prevent Dirty Sock Syndrome from happening to your air conditioning system in the first place. The best way to do this is with

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18
Apr

Common Solutions To A Noisy AC

Noisy air conditioners can make it difficult to relax at home and sometimes can be a sign of a problem with the unit, which can worsen if you try to ignore the noise. Other times, simple fixes can cure your noisy HVAC problem. Lubrication An air conditioner is made up of moving parts and moving parts require lubrication. When the

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18
Apr

Cleaning Your Evaporator Coil

Routine maintenance is a must when you have an air conditioner or HVAC unit. In addition to annual or bi-annual inspection by a professional, your ac unit requires the replacement or cleaning of parts every one to three months, and sometimes only as needed. Air filters need to be replaced every 1-3 months depending on how dirty they are. The

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18
Apr

Common Freon Questions

Freon is a refrigerant that is used in central air conditioners that is responsible for cooling the air. It is also considered to be an Ozone depleting agent; therefore, only licensed individuals may handle the chemical. Here are a few common questions we receive about Freon. 1. How do I know if my air conditioning unit is low on Freon?

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18
Apr

Ensure Better Air Quality With Your HVAC System

Most people think that they should stay indoors in order to avoid the pollutants in the outdoor air, but indoor air can be up to five times more polluted than fresh air, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Poor air quality inside your home can cause you to have cold-like symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, runny nose or congestion,

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18
Apr

Top Three Heating and Cooling Mistakes

Heating and cooling your home makes up of about 50% of your energy bill, so making a few adjustments in your habits can save you a lot of money. Here are three of the top heating and cooling mistakes most people make. 1. Trying to heat or cool your home faster Maybe you heard that turning the air up while

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18
Apr

Ten Common HVAC Repairs in the Winter

Just like your air conditioner seems most likely to break down during the high temperatures of the summer, so also will your heater break down on the coldest days of the year. Here are ten of the most common issues that could be facing your furnace this winter. Filthy Filter Changing the filters in a timely manner will help keep

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