At the beginning of 2020, R-22 refrigerant was officially banned from being produced or imported into the United States due to the harm it causes to the ozone. That means that if your system still runs on R-22, you’ll need to find an alternative. What are your options? Here are some of the best refrigerant […]
Paying attention to the AC rating when shopping for air conditioning helps you make the right selection based on the performance and efficiency of a specific unit. Generally speaking, the most efficient units are also the best performers when it comes to maintaining optimum cool comfort in the house.
Having an energy efficient AC unit directly translates to savings on your utility bills during the summer. Fortunately, you don’t have to be a rocket scientist to figure out if your unit is operating efficiently. Here are the signs of an energy efficient AC unit.
As we enter summer and the weather seems to get hotter each day, our air conditioners will become more necessary. To ensure that everything keeps running smoothly throughout the season, we’ve compiled some quick summer HVAC tips for you to follow.
Knowing how to clean AC condenser coils is a good idea so you can be aware of the importance of this maintenance item. Actually taking on this task yourself, however, is not for everyone. To make sure it’s performed correctly and safely, this is usually a job for a qualified HVAC technician.
The odor of melting plastic, strange noises, unusual electrical occurrences, improper or inconsistent cooling, and ice formation on your air-conditioning system are some of the warning signs of your cooling system needing repair. Read on to learn more about how to handle emergency AC service. Steps to Take When You Need Emergency AC Service Before […]
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? 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 […]
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 […]
An AC blowing out hot air makes Dayton’s muggy summers even harder to bear, but this problem often has a simple solution.