Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for June, 2016

How Technicians Determine If an AC System Needs Replacement

Monday, June 27th, 2016

One of the primary concerns homeowners have when they call in technicians for AC service is that the air conditioner might need to be replaced. Air conditioners, as you know, are not cheap, and it’s understandable that you would want to delay the cost of replacement. But at some point, replacing the system becomes the most beneficial choice—financially and for your comfort.

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Can I Add Refrigerant to My Central Air Conditioner Myself?

Monday, June 20th, 2016

“Does it just need more Freon?” It’s a question we get quite frequently as air conditioning and heating contractors. Freon is a registered trademark often used colloquially in place of the proper term “refrigerant.”

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Which Air Filter Should I Get?

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Changing your air filter once a month can help you to save money and time, reducing energy costs and keeping your air conditioner from breaking down! How? An air filter that is dirty stops air from moving into the AC system. This means slow performance, which in turn leads to higher bills and a potentially overworked system.

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What You Should Know about Humidity and Indoor Comfort

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

“It’s not the heat. It’s the humidity!” It’s a saying you’ve likely heard before. Humidity can have nearly as much of an effect on your comfort as heat in the summertime. That’s because high levels of humidity make a home feel even warmer, but it has nothing to do with the temperature.

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Improving Your Air Conditioner Without Replacing It

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Ready for a more comfortable home and a better cooling system, but not ready for the cost of replacement? There may be a few things you can do to improve your air conditioner now, without replacing it prematurely with a more efficient system. Save energy and keep cooler with our tips!

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