The air conditioning unit is the most vital element in a central AC system. Obviously, having a new AC unit installed is going to make your home much more efficient during the summer, but many homeowners just can't afford such a sizable monetary investment. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on a new AC unit, you should first see what can be done to increase the efficiency of your existing unit. [Read More]
Should You Replace Or Repair Your Air Conditioner?
If your air conditioner hasn't been working properly or at all, you may be wondering if you should replace or repair your system. There are many times when a quick repair can do the trick, but in some situations, a repair may only be a waste of money. If you aren't sure if you should replace or repair your system, check out these three questions to consider. How Old Is Your Current System? [Read More]
Why Your Thermostat May Not Be Reading What You Are Feeling
Have you found yourself feeling too cold or hot even when the temperature is set at a comfortable level? Here are some of the reasons you may not be comfortable despite the "correct" thermostat reading: The Thermostat Is Malfunctioning The first thing you should check or suspect is a thermostat malfunction. This is because you may think there is a mismatch between the thermostat reading and room temperature while, in the real sense, the thermostat is outputting the wrong reading. [Read More]
3 Tips For Keeping Your Central Air Conditioning Unit Free From Damage During Cold Weather
If you live in an area where the winters stay below freezing, you may worry about that your outdoor central air conditioner may be damaged by the cold weather. If so, use the following tips to help keep your central air conditioning unit free from damage during the cold winter months: Cut the Power In the past, you may have felt that switching your home's thermostat from the air conditioning to the heater setting was all that was needed to turn off the AC unit. [Read More]