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How to Change an Air Conditioner Filter

How to Change an Air Conditioner Filter

  “In most of your residential homes, your air filters are going to be located in your return air, which is usually right by your thermostat. To change your filter, you want to open this grill up. There’s usually a couple of fasteners at the top, so you simply rotate these out and pull down Read more…

Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Like Dirty Socks?

Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Like Dirty Socks?

Your home should be a place where you are able to kick back and relax. But it’s nearly impossible to unwind when your home suddenly starts smelling worse than your old gym bag. While you may think that it’s just time to clean your house, this smell is actually a fairly common problem known as Read more…

What Does My AC's SEER Rating Mean?

What Does My AC’s SEER Rating Mean?

Whether you’re an HVAC aficionado or not, you’ve likely heard the word ‘SEER’ thrown around a time or two when talking about air conditioning systems. But what does ‘SEER’ mean? And is it really all that important when investing in a new air conditioning system? Find out here. What Does SEER Stand For? For starters, Read more…

5 Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill

5 Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill

In the summer, our electric bills skyrocket. And it’s no wonder! Our air conditioners make up around 60 percent of our energy bills. If you’re looking to cut down your bill, just follow these simple tips to help reduce your energy consumption. 1. Close Your Blinds Opening your blinds during the day is a great Read more…

How to Use Vinegar to Clean Your AC's Condensate Drain

How to Use Vinegar to Clean Your AC’s Condensate Drain

Just like your car, your air conditioning system needs little love from time to time. Take for example, the condensate drain. This drain works to remove the condensate that forms as our air conditioning systems remove excess moisture from the air. When the condensate drain is working properly, the excess moisture should drain outside via Read more…

3 Signs It's Time to Replace Your Air Filter

3 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Air Filter

For most of us, air filters are out of sight, out of mind. This is because most people don’t really understand how the filters work and the important role they play in our home’s comfort. Here are three signs that will tell you it’s time to change your filter. 1. Your Energy Bill Is Going Read more…

My AC Compressor Isn't Working, What Should I Do?

My AC Compressor Isn’t Working, What Should I Do?

Your compressor unit is the heart of your air conditioning system. It’s responsible for pumping refrigerant through your AC and maintaining adequate pressure levels. When something goes wrong with your compressor, it could cause your entire system to stop working. Because your compressor is such a central part of your AC, there are a lot Read more…

Why Won't My AC Turn On?

Why Won’t My AC Turn On?

In the summertime, our AC’s are our lifelines. Without them, we would not be able to escape the stifling Florida heat! So when your air conditioner suddenly and unexpectedly won’t switch on, you need it fixed right away. If your AC is no longer working, be sure to check these potential causes. There is a Read more…