November 7, 2017
Many people don’t think about A/C replacement until summer comes. Once the first heat wave hits, the drawbacks of hanging onto that old, worn-out air conditioner become hard to ignore. That’s when they start shopping around for a new, improved unit. However, there are some definite advantages to consider A/C replacement during the heating season, …
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June 27, 2017
On a typical hot Orlando day, the last thing you need is for your air conditioner to shut off unexpectedly. Yet that’s exactly what can happen if your air conditioner manages to trip its circuit breaker. Tripping the breaker isn’t a bad thing in of itself, primarily because it is your electrical system’s way of …
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June 20, 2017
Getting by without air conditioning may work in some parts of the country, but not in Central Florida. Air conditioning is an essential service that keeps your home cool and helps alleviate high indoor humidity. If you have an uncomfortable room or area in your home, you may be looking for a quick and practical …
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April 18, 2017
Investing in a new air conditioner can not only keep you more comfortable in the hot, humid Orlando summers, but it can also save you quite a bit on your cooling bills. Before you choose your new A/C, though, make sure you’re not making any of the common buying mistakes.
September 1, 2016
In Orlando’s sultry summers, not just any air conditioner will do. To stay comfortable affordably, you need one that cools reliably and efficiently. Understanding common air conditioner ratings will help you find one.
July 19, 2016
Your air conditioner can freeze up just when you need it most. And in Orlando in the summertime, no one wants to be without air conditioning. A frozen air conditioner can occur for a variety of reasons, but when it happens, you need to turn off the A/C and let it thaw, then address the …
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June 14, 2016
Air conditioning bills can put a damper on summertime household spending, so it makes sense to do whatever you can to minimize those bills. Aside from the obvious solution – adapting to higher temperatures in the home – homeowners can take a variety of actions to improve air conditioner efficiency. When an A/C is operating …
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June 7, 2016
As a homeowner, you’ll eventually have to communicate with an HVAC technician about your air conditioning system, either to schedule maintenance, arrange for a repair, or choose a replacement system. You can communicate much more effectively if you’re familiar with key HVAC terms related to air conditioning. Following are some of the most common:
April 26, 2016
A central air conditioner has many mechanical components, but the crucial element in its ability to cool is the refrigerant it contains. Refrigerants are chemical compounds called hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC), and R-410A is the one now used in new cooling systems.
April 5, 2016
Choosing a new air conditioner could be one of the most challenging projects you face as a homeowner, since there’s little easy about selecting the right system. Not only does your summertime comfort depend on making a good choice, but so do your energy bills for a long time to come.