Monthly Archives: August, 2015

5 Examples of Cooling Overkill

5 Examples of Cooling Overkill

Are You Overusing Your Air Conditioner? Now that we are in the midst of summer, edging on humid autumn, cranking up the AC seems like a pretty good idea. After all, who wants to bake in their own home? Keeping a low temperature on the thermostat causes the AC to run constantly. We all know Read more…

Should I Leave My AC on for My Pets

Should I Leave My AC on for My Pets?

Our pets become part of our family. When we can’t be home with our animals, we want them to be safe and comfortable. The question has been asked: “Should I leave the air conditioner on for my pet when I am not home?” Yes, you should. Unlike humans, animals cannot leave your home for a Read more…

Indoor Air Quality Facts

Indoor Air Quality Facts

Outdoor air pollution isn’t the only type of air problems we have to worry about constantly. Indoor air quality is an issue for many people for a variety of reasons. Here are a few resources you might find helpful in learning more about indoor air quality. 5 Informative Links on Indoor Air Quality 1. The U. Read more…

Why You Should Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned

Why You Should Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned

The ductwork for your home’s heating and cooling system is an integral part of the system. To keep your system running at its best, it needs to be regularly maintained. It is recommended that ductwork is cleaned and inspected every three to five years or as needed. Consider the following four reasons why you should Read more…

Tips to Prevent Mold in Your Air Conditioner

Tips to Prevent Mold in Your Air Conditioner

Mold and mildew can cause major problems if they are allowed to spread, especially when it comes to your central air conditioning system. Unfortunately, these microscopic organisms can grow quickly. Homeowners must be vigilant about preventing this. If mold and mildew grow inside the ducts of your air conditioning system, it can cause the AC Read more…

Tips to Prepare Your Home for Winter in Florida

Tips to Prepare Your Home for Winter in Florida

Even if you’re still enjoying the warm summer sun, colder months are around the corner. With cooler weather fast approaching, it’s a good idea to begin preparing your home and HVAC system now. Even Clearwater and Tampa Bay can get a bit chilly in the winter, so start making a list and checking it twice. Prepare Read more…

What SEER Rating Do I Need

What SEER Rating Do I NEED for My Home?

When the time comes to replace your home’s HVAC system with a new system, you might be curious about which model best fits your home and lifestyle. HVAC units are categorized by their SEER rating, or their seasonal energy efficiency ratio. The higher the number, the more efficient the system. However, more energy efficient models Read more…

Air Conditioner Theft Prevention

Air Conditioner Theft Prevention Tips

You may be wondering why anyone would want to steal an AC unit. They’re pretty heavy to carry, making a quick getaway difficult, right? Theft still happens, though, and it’s pretty common. Aside from possibly needing an AC to call their own, most AC thieves are after the valuable copper in the unit. Here are Read more…

When to Replace AC Window Unit

When You Should Replace Your AC Window Unit

Do you have a window AC unit and you’re wondering if it’s time to get rid of it? Ductless air conditioners have advantages and disadvantages, however, it’s important to know when they are good to keep you cool, and when it’s time to buy a new system. Read on to learn when it’s time to Read more…