Monthly Archives: November, 2015

5 easy ways to cut heating costs

5 Easy Ways to Cut Heating Costs

Many states in the U.S., including Florida, experience problematic and unpredictable weather patterns. With these surprises from Mother Nature, Floridians still have to consider the associated expenses of heating a home. Fortunately, there are quite a few ways you can cut down on unnecessary heating costs without compromising your comfort. Seal Your Windows You can Read more…

10 tips for easy holiday hosting

10 Tips for Easy Holiday Hosting

Holiday hosting doesn’t have to mean endless hours of preparation. Discover a new favorite holiday tradition with one of the following 10 tips or adapt one to create your own. #1 Co-host with a friend and split the cleaning, planning and expenses. It’s a win-win! #2 Invite guests to bring their specialty side or dessert. Read more…

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3 Common Problems With Commercial AC Systems

Commercial properties require properly functioning and well-maintained utilities, including HVAC systems. There are many things that can go wrong with a commercial property, and few of them are as potentially disastrous as problems with the AC system. Uncontrolled temperatures can drive customers away and affect the productivity of employees. Here are some common commercial HVAC Read more…

how to unclog your ac condensate line

How to Unclog Your AC Condensate Line

You may not think that a puddle of water sitting next to your air conditioner’s condenser is a big deal. However, it is a sign that the unit’s condensate drain line has a clog. Under normal circumstances, the water that is created during the cooling process will drain away on its own. However, when it Read more…

how your ac is hurting your business

How Your AC Is Hurting Your Business

As a business owner, you focus a considerable amount of attention on customer satisfaction, productivity and your bottom line. While there are numerous steps to take to achieve these and other specific goals you have, you may overlook the important role your air conditioning system plays in the overall success of your business. When you Read more…

does closing AC vents save electricity

Does Closing AC Vents Save Electricity?

High energy bills may prompt you to seek opportunities to reduce your expenses, and closing your AC vents might seem like a sensible way to only cool, or heat, chosen areas. After all, directing the conditioned air only to the rooms in use should accomplish your home comfort goals more quickly without wasting energy on Read more…

why is there ice on my ac

Why Is There Ice on My AC?

As bizarre as it may sound, ice can accumulate on the outside of an air conditioning unit in Florida. This is never a positive sign. When the unit is running at full capacity, moisture contained in the air can rapidly freeze and condense on the grill, cooling coils, condensate lines and other parts. When ice Read more…

What Is Duct Work?

What Is Ductwork?

Ductwork is a system of ducts such as the air ducts for a heating and air conditioning system. The ducts are connected and used to enclose the air that is forced through the system by a blower motor. The air exits a duct through a vent and then enters a room, thereby adjusting the temperature Read more…

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AC Tips for Seasonal FL Residents

If you are one of the many seasonal residents in Florida, you know that hot, humid conditions can cause damage to your property. The efficient operation of your air conditioning system can prevent mold and mildew problems that can destroy construction materials and cause odor problems. Here are some tips to keep in mind to Read more…