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Bad AC Capacitor Symptoms

How to Tell If Capacitor Is Bad on AC Unit

With summer right around the corner, it’s easy to freak out if your air conditioner isn’t working properly. After all, most issues seem to increase in gravity tenfold when the humidity is oppressive and you’re sweating bullets. This blog aims to give you a brief overview of what a capacitor is and how to tell Read more…

Water Dripping From AC Vent

Water Dripping From AC Vent

There are several things that can happen at home that will make a regular day turn into a stress fest. Water dripping from anywhere is one of those instances. Whether it’s from the ceiling or from your AC vent, your brain goes into damage control mode. What’s going on? How can I fix it ASAP? Read more…

AC Low on Refrigerant

AC Low on Refrigerant

One of the most annoying things on our list of first world problems is having an AC that is not cooling. And it can rapidly turn from annoyance to dangerous if it stops working properly right in the middle of the summer, or if you have an elderly or ill family member. Although there may Read more…

Heater Smells Like Burning

Heater Smells Like Its Burning

Let’s say you just got home from a long day at work. It’s chilly outside and you’re just happy to get a hot cup of tea and sit on your couch to watch your favorite show on Netflix. You’re ready to relax, bunny slippers and all, when you realize your heater smells like something’s burning. Read more…

Heater Blowing Cold Air

Why Is My Heater Blowing Cold Air?

Living in Florida, we constantly hear about how this is the Sunshine State, land of the eternal summer. And while it’s true compared to the rest of the nation, we do have times of year when the temperatures will drop as low as the high 20s. We don’t even have to go to below freezing Read more…

Does Turning Your AC on and off Cost More

Does Turning Your AC on and off Cost More?

Turning AC On and Off Vs. Leaving It On As HVAC professionals in the Tampa Bay area, one of the most frequent questions we get from homeowners is does turning my air conditioner on and off save money or does it cost me more? We understand why so many homeowners ask us this. As homeowners ourselves, Read more…

Undersized Air Conditioner

Undersized Air Conditioner

As a Florida homeowner, there are few things more stressful than an inefficient air conditioning system — especially if you can’t quite pinpoint what is the issue is. Although there are lots of factors that can keep your air conditioning system from effectively cooling your home, an often overlooked culprit is your air conditioner’s size. Read more…

Air Conditioning Short Cycling

What is Short Cycling?

Why Is My Air Conditioner Turning On And Off Frequently? If you’re reading this blog, it’s probably because you’ve noticed your air conditioning system constantly kicking on and off. Don’t worry, it’s not all in your head — your air conditioning system is likely short cycling, which is caused by an underlying issue. When it comes Read more…

How Often Should I Change My Home AC’s Air Filter

How Often Should I Change My Home AC’s Air Filter?

The primary purpose of your home’s air filter is to keep dust and other contaminants from collecting on your evaporator coils and other parts of your HVAC system. Home air filters are for maintaining your HVAC system, improving your home’s air quality is just a bonus. Air filters only need to be changed when they’re Read more…