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Beat the Heat (and Save on AC Expenses!)

5 Tips to Beat the Heat and Bust High Energy Bills Spring and Summer in Clearwater, St. Petersburg and the larger Tampa Bay area means relentless air conditioning and high energy bills. Fortunately, Blair’s has five simple tips to help you keep your cool through warmer weather without breaking the bank. Need AC Repair or Read more…

5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2016 in Tampa Bay

5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2016 in Tampa Bay

Celebrate Earth Day this April 22, the 46th anniversary that marks the birth of the modern environmental movement. In 1970, 20 million Americans took part in a rally for a more environmentally conscious society. Today, people across the globe take part in sharing this day to show love and respect for our planet. With climate Read more…

How a New AC System Can Earn You Tax Credits

How a New AC System Can Earn You Tax Credits

Tax Day is almost here. This coming Monday, April 18, is the deadline for filing IRS tax returns. Not only can upgrading to a high efficiency HVAC equipment cut energy costs by roughly 20 percent—or $200—annually. The purchase and installation of certain HVAC systems can also make you eligible for tax energy credits. With a Read more…

8 Energy-Saving Ideas to Cut Back on Office Expenses

8 Energy-Saving Ideas to Cut Back on Office Expenses

With Earth Day quickly approaching this April, let’s take a look at some easy ways all business owners and managers can establish more energy-efficient practices at the office. Here are our top 11 tips to cut back on expenses and energy consumption at work this spring.     Ask employees for feedback regarding where efficient Read more…

Breaking News: New Breed of Rabbit Invading Florida Homes

Breaking News: New Breed of Rabbit Invading Florida Homes

The Blair’s Air crew has just received breaking news that there is a widespread phenomenon of a new breed of rabbits invading Florida homes. The cause? Well, what they are now calling “duct bunnies” seem to be coming from Central and South Florida homes and offices with dirty and neglected HVAC ductwork.   From what Read more…

Compression Catastrophe: How to Diagnose a Bad AC Compressor

Compression Catastrophe: How to Diagnose a Bad AC Compressor

The Importance of AC Compressors If you want your HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) system to work efficiently, all of its specific parts must function properly. Air conditioning compressors are certainly no exception. So, what function does your AC compressor serve, exactly? Compressors are responsible for heat-transfer functions that bring the cooled and conditioned Read more…

User Error: Don't Make These 5 Thermostat Mistakes

User Error: Don’t Make These 4 Thermostat Mistakes

Properly regulating your central heating and cooling system isn’t always as simple as just knowing which button sets the temperature. And unfortunately, simple thermostat mistakes can quickly add up to higher energy bills each month. If you think you may not be using your home’s thermostat to its highest energy-saving potential, Blair’s Air is here Read more…