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Variable Speed Air Handlers Benefits

Benefits of Variable Speed Air Handlers

The air handler makes up the indoor portion of a split AC system. “Split” refers to the indoor and outdoor portions of the AC system. The air handler plays a part in dictating the efficiency and overall indoor comfort level. Because of its design, a variable speed air handler actually can improve humidity control and Read more…

Can My AC Affect My Home Entertainment System?

How AC Affects Home Entertainment Systems

Homeowners throughout Florida use their home’s heating and cooling system regularly throughout the year to maintain a comfortable indoor climate. Whether it is the peak of winter or the middle of summer, you may find yourself running your HVAC system on a regular basis. While most people think about climate control in relation to comfort Read more…

Reasons Behind Your High Energy Bill

High Electric Bill

Without a doubt, faulty equipment and outdated appliances can lead to higher utility bills. Fortunately, the solutions exist for creating a more energy efficient, and cost effective, household. Learn more about possible issues that cause energy usage to spike: 1. HVAC Equipment Issues From blown compressors to coolant leaks, several issues can interfere with the Read more…

Common Heating and Cooling Myths

Common Heating and Cooling Myths

Unfortunately, many fall victim to common cooling myths and actually end up putting more strain on their system than necessary, wasting money and energy in the process. 4 Common Heating and Cooling Myths Don’t fall victim to common AC falsehoods. Keep reading to learn more. Myth #1. “Keeping fans running while away will promote airflow” Read more…

Do I Need a Separate AC for My Indoor Gym?

Do I Need a Separate AC for My Indoor Gym?

In places with extreme climates, such as Florida, exercising outdoors does not always sound pleasant. With gym membership prices rising, an increasing number of homeowners want to opt out of the gym and equip their bonus room with dumbbells and a treadmill. However, some might wonder if the heat and sweat from a home gym Read more…

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…

AC Not Working

What to Do When Your AC Stops Working

Few things cause as much annoyance and worry as a non-functional AC unit. You may think that you will have to suffer through it until help arrives, but there are certain steps you can take to limit damage and get your AC back faster. 1. Limit the Damage The first thing you should do when 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…

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…