Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for June, 2015

3 Things You Should Know about Your AC Filter

Monday, June 29th, 2015

A quality technician will tell you just how important it is to change your HVAC filter every 1 – 3 months. This number varies based on the amount of use your air conditioning system gets, but it is important for any AC system. An air conditioning filter is useful in helping to keep the indoor air quality under control. It also helps to protect your air conditioner as long as it is kept clean or changed out on a regular basis.

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Can You Repair Your Water Heater on Your Own?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Do-it-yourselfers have a lot of help these days with online forums and tutorials that offer a lot of help for those setting off to learn a new skill. Whether you are knitting a sweater or building a television stand, there is often advice out there to help you through the most difficult parts. But when it comes to the larger mechanical systems in your home, attempting a DIY repair can be risky in more ways than one, and your water heater is no exception.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making This Noise?

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Homeowners tend to recognize the sounds that mean the components of their homes are running smoothly: the clanking of ice in the icemaker, the ticking of a clock, and the hum of an air conditioner, for example. So when something begins to make an unusual sound, it’s an alarming feeling. When that air conditioner starts to perform loudly or makes a noise you are not used to hearing, you’re right to be concerned. Call a technician if you hear these noises or any others that come as a surprise.

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3 Ways to Upgrade Your HVAC System

Monday, June 8th, 2015

Your HVAC system (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) may perform sufficiently, but are you really getting optimal performance and efficiency from your older AC unit? Could your indoor air quality stand to improve, or would you like to see your monthly bills lowered? Call an air conditioning specialist, and ask about making any of the following changes to your HVAC system.

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What Is a Heat Pump, and Why Should You Have One?

Monday, June 8th, 2015

If you are in the market for a new air conditioning system, you actually have more options than you may think. It’s not just a matter of choosing between different brands and efficiency ratings. You can also find air conditioners with variable speed settings, advanced programming options, or even units that can heat or cool your home. This latter type of unit is called a heat pump, and we’ll explain how it works here. Consider a heat pump for your next air conditioning installation, especially if you are located in the Atlanta area.

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Can You Repair an AC on Your Own?

Monday, June 1st, 2015

These days, there are a lot of websites and guides out there that aim to help you tackle many home projects on your own. From fixing a leaky sink to building a TV stand, the internet can help you begin nearly any task on your own. But not every home repair should be attempted as a DIY project, and one example is a broken air conditioner.

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