Category Archives: Air Conditioning

Does Turning 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…

Difference Between HVAC and AC

What Is The Difference Between HVAC and AC?

Your air conditioning system is one of the biggest purchases you’ll make for your home—so it only makes sense to be as informed as possible about the appliance. But considering the intricacy of air conditioning systems, it’s not surprising that lots of homeowners look to the professionals for all of their AC-related needs. While it’s Read more…

Christmas Gifts for Your Air Conditioning System

Christmas Gifts for Your Air Conditioning System

Shopping for Christmas gifts? Your air conditioning system works hard for you nearly all year here in Florida. Why not reward it — and you — this holiday season? Giving the gift of improved indoor air quality and health isn’t so Scrooge-like either! So sit back, relax and stay away from the malls because the Read more…

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Blair’s Air Recognized as a Daikin Comfort Pro Dealer

Blair’s Air, serving customers all around the Tampa Bay area, has met the requirements to become a Daikin Comfort Pro dealer and has agreed to represent the Daikin brand of heating and cooling systems. The Daikin brand is well known globally for manufacturing energy-efficient residential and commercial indoor heating and cooling systems products with outstanding Read more…

Top 8 Most Common Air Conditioner Problems

Top 8 Most Common Air Conditioner Problems

It always seems to be in the most inconvenient of times that you notice air conditioner problems. Whether it be from faulty equipment or poor maintenance when your air conditioner is struggling to provide cool air in the Florida heat you want to find out what’s causing it as soon as possible. Here are some common Read more…

Signs You Need a New Thermostat

How to Tell If You Need a New Thermostat

Although a nuisance, thermostat issues typically do not pose a serious issue. Typically, most homeowners never even know a problem exists until it’s too late, or they mistakenly think they have a problem with the air conditioning. Perhaps the temperature reading does not match the actual indoor temperature, or nothing happens when you change the Read more…

How Weather Affects Mood

How Weather Affects Mood

One short month before summer is officially upon us. However, in Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay, Fla., it feels as if summer is already in full force. And with summer in West Central Florida also comes plenty of rain. According to Dr. Vinita Mehta PhD., of Psychology Today, sunlight largely affects the way we function and Read more…

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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…

Complete Guide to Refrigerants

The Complete Guide to Refrigerants

Refrigerants 101 While you may not understand exactly what refrigerants are, you should know they are an essential component to the function of your home or office’s HVAC system. So, what is a refrigerant? It is a chemical fluid that allows efficient heat exchange in a refrigerator or HVAC system. In short, it is what is Read more…