Archive for April, 2016

Why Is My Air Conditioning System Becoming Inefficient?

Monday, April 25th, 2016

As the season for air conditioning gets underway, make sure to take a close look at your electrical bills each month to see if the AC is maintaining its usual energy efficiency. If you notice bills rising steeply, you should call repair professionals to look into the problem. Below are some reasons that your AC might be losing its energy efficiency. (more…)

The Importance of Home Dehumidification

Monday, April 18th, 2016

One the major services that we provide for homes during the spring to help them prepare for the coming hot and humid weather is the installation whole-house dehumidifiers into HVAC systems. These dehumidifiers work in a way similar to a standard air conditioner: they use cold refrigerant run through a coil to absorb moisture from the air along with heat. However, to prevent dehumidifiers from interfering with the job of the air conditioners, they are designed to reheat the air after they have removed the excess moisture. With proper professional installation, a whole-house dehumidifier will create balanced relative humidity levels between 30% and 50%. (more…)

Changing Your Air Filter: A Necessary AC Maintenance Task

Monday, April 11th, 2016

In order to have a properly functioning air conditioner, it’s vital that you have a professional HVAC technician inspect, service, and repair your unit when needed. Routine maintenance is also key to ensuring its efficiency over its lifecycle. There is one monthly task, however, that you can and should handle yourself, and that is changing your air filter. (more…)

AC Repairs You May Need as Spring Gets Underway

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Last week we wrote about one of the most important services to schedule during the spring: regular maintenance for your air conditioner. The inspection and tune-up will see that your air conditioner works at maximum efficiency during the coming summer and that the AC will have a long life.