How a Heat Recovery Ventilator Can Help You

Monday, May 30th, 2016

One of the challenges when it comes to summer is maintaining a comfortable climate without losing airflow. Fresh air is very important for maintaining indoor air quality, which keeps you and your family healthy and your home in good condition. You can’t keep all of your windows open and expect to maintain good climate control. What are you supposed to do, then? Read on to find out how a heat recovery ventilator can help you. (more…)

What Can Happen if You Install the Wrong Size Air Conditioner

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

There are a lot of different things to consider when installing a new climate control system. Efficiency, configuration, and the like all come into play. However, one factor that is so often neglected is the size of the system. If you’re installing a new air conditioner in your home this summer, be very careful that you select the right size for your home. If you install a climate control system that is too large or too small, you can run into some serious issues. Read on for more information. (more…)

Signs You Need a New Air Conditioner

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Air conditioners can last quite a while, provided you take proper care of them. However, every air conditioner has its limits. At some point, your air conditioner will wear down to the point where you will need to replace it. When that happens, you want to be able to recognize the signs as soon as possible so you can have a new system installed. You don’t want your air conditioner to suddenly die on you in the middle of the hottest time of the year, after all. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you may need a new air conditioner. (more…)

Does My Air Conditioner Need a Refrigerant Refill?

Monday, May 9th, 2016

With summer upon us, a lot of homeowners are taking steps to make sure that their air conditioning systems are ready for the warm months. We often get the above question from homeowners this time of year, out of concern that their systems will not be able to operate as effectively without more refrigerant. Let’s take a look at how refrigerant interacts with your air conditioner, and the only time you should ever have to refill it. (more…)

Beware These Air Conditioner Noises

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Summer is here, and with it comes an awful lot of wear and tear on the air conditioning system. If you want to keep your air conditioner in top condition, you should call for repairs as soon as you notice signs of a problem with the system. One of the first signs that your air conditioner is in trouble is strange noises coming from the system. Let’s take a look at some of the noises you should listen for this summer, and what they indicate. (more…)