Heating And Cooling Blog
HVAC Freezing Up in Summer? What You Need to Know.
Several factors can make your air conditioner freeze up in the summer. Unfortunately, when it happens, your system won’t cool your home adequately. You’ll also have to shut down the system until the problem is remedied. Fortunately, you can follow these tips to avoid having your HVAC freezing up in summer.
How Cold Is Too Cold to Have Your AC in the Summer?
How cold is too cold? During a hot summer, it’s easy to think that there’s no such thing. Crank the thermostat down as low as it will go and let waves of cold air rescue you from the relentless heat. Unfortunately, that’s bad for your energy bill, bad for your HVAC system, and even bad […]
Ways You Can Decrease AC Strain During Hot Summer Months
The hotter the weather gets, the more you run your air conditioner. Not only does this constant use expend a lot of energy, it also puts a significant strain on your system. This can cause it to wear out more quickly, break down more frequently, and need replacement sooner. Fortunately, there are ways to reduce […]
This Summer, What If You Find Your AC Blowing Out Hot Air?
An AC blowing out hot air makes Dayton’s muggy summers even harder to bear, but this problem often has a simple solution.
How to Keep Up With Your HVAC Efficiency This Summer
AC efficiency is a big deal, because home comfort accounts for approximately a quarter of the electricity that U.S. homes use. But how do you know your system is as efficient as it ought to be? Read on to learn the warning signs of a system that’s wasting energy, as well as what you can […]
Want the Best Whole House Air Purifier? Here Your Options.
If the Dayton area’s smog and spring pollen count has you concerned about your indoor air quality, a good air purifier can help. Understanding how these systems work helps you find the best whole house air purifier for your needs.
Need Energy Saving Tips for the Summer? Here Are the Most Important
Summer is upon us, which means it’s almost time for us to crank up the AC to ensure our home’s comfort level. If you’re not careful, you could end up wasting a lot of money on utility bills, so we’ve compiled a quick list of our favorite energy saving tips for summer.
What Is the Connection Between the Normal Air Quality Index and HVAC?
While Dayton’s air quality is generally acceptable, it doesn’t always stay within the normal air quality index of 50 or below. When the outdoor air quality isn’t ideal, your HVAC system can help you enjoy healthy air indoors.
What Role Does a Thermostatic Expansion Valve Play in Your HVAC?
The thermostatic expansion valve — also known as a TXV — is a precision air-conditioner component critical to efficient cooling. While refrigerant is the lifeblood of an air conditioner, the TXV is the device that ensures the system circulates the correct amount of refrigerant at all times to accommodate changing cooling demands in your house. […]
Is Your HVAC Unit Freezing Up in Summer? Learn What to Do.
As unbelievable as it may sound, your air conditioner can freeze up during the height of summer. You may notice an ice buildup close to the outdoor unit or near other parts of your AC system. A frozen air conditioner may blow warm air or no air at all into your rooms. Read on to […]