Regular maintenance is essential for your air conditioner's efficient operation and lifespan. The usual type of maintenance includes changing the filter on schedule and having professional service at least once a year. However, there's one area of AC maintenance you may have overlooked, and that's cleaning the registers and return vents. Here's a look at how it's done. Vacuum The Fins Routinely When you vacuum your carpet or clean your floors, add the wand to your vacuum and run it over the registers.
28 December 2018
When deciding on how you want to heat and cool your home, you may be torn between two different methods. A heat pump and central HVAC system both have the ability to keep your home comfortable all year long, with each system having its own pros and cons. Here is what you need to know about both systems to make an informed decision. Central HVAC System A central HVAC system gives you the choice of which energy source you want to use for heating, either gas or electricity.
23 November 2018
Most heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) contractors offer a maintenance service plan. These plans usually start with seasonal maintenance and may include more depending on the types of maintenance plan contracts the company offers. If you are considering going with one of these contracts, there are a few things you need to look for. Here are three air conditioning maintenance services to look for and what to know about each one.
15 October 2018
If you are opening a new restaurant, there are many things you need to learn about so you can keep your business running. One of these things is commercial refrigeration. Knowing the common problems to watch out for can help prevent you from losing a lot of food as well as a lot of money. To help you, below are two common problems you will find. Too Much Ice or Frost
12 September 2018
The AC unit on your property is a critical piece of equipment to maintain because if you don't, severe complications could arise. Then, you may be left without cold air and have to deal with uncomfortable temperatures inside. You can avoid this issue simply by maintaining the outside unit appropriately. Clean the Interior The outside unit near your property has a tendency of getting dirty since it's exposed to all of the weather elements.
15 August 2018
As a business owner, the day-to-day operations often distract you from some of the more mundane issues that can arise. Unfortunately, that distraction can lead to all kinds of concerns and issues that become costly problems if you don't address them right away. One of the biggest things that is easy to overlook is your commercial air conditioning system. Here are a few of the most common causes for commercial air conditioning repair and things to consider as they arise.
12 July 2018
In areas that have hot summers, many homeowners rely heavily on their home's air conditioner to stay cool and comfortable. A new air conditioning unit can cost thousands of dollars, so it is not surprising that most people want to do whatever they can to keep their current air conditioner running for as long as possible. Luckily, there are several things that can be done in order to get as much life out of an air conditioner as possible.
6 June 2018
An air conditioner (AC) has some ongoing costs, such as electricity, maintenance, and repair, and they can easily add up to serious costs if you aren't careful. Here are a few tips to ensure that your AC's running costs don't go through the roof. Learn How to Replace Filters Properly Proper installation of an air filter includes: Replacing the filter at the right time Using the right filter Ensuring the filter is properly installed All these help your AC run efficiently by ensuring that there is no obstruction of airflow; obstructed airflow can make an AC consume more electricity than it should and even lead to damage.
22 April 2018
Do you cool your home using window AC units? Does it seem like your window units aren't quite as effective as they were when you first install them? It is very likely that window AC units will lose their efficiency, even if they are just a couple years old. This article explains a few ways that you can maintain an efficient window AC unit. Removing or Covering Your Window Units
13 March 2018
Access to hot water is one of the many reasons modern homeowners enjoy indoor plumbing. Laundering clothes, washing dishes, and taking a shower just wouldn't be the same without hot water. Your home is supplied with hot water by a water heater, but this all-important appliance can be temperamental. Being able to recognize some signs of trouble and address them quickly will help you ensure that your home always has access to the hot water it needs to keep your family safe and comfortable over time.
25 January 2018