It’s Almost Time for Fall Heat Pump Maintenance

Monday, August 29th, 2016

We’re moving towards the end of summer, which means it’s almost time to schedule maintenance for your heat pump again. You may think this a bit ridiculous, especially if you have already had maintenance done on your heat pump in the last six months. However, you should be scheduling maintenance for your heat pump at least twice a year. Read on to find out why that is. (more…)

How to Identify Refrigerant Leaks in Your Air Conditioner

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Refrigerant is the fluid that your air conditioner uses to cool your home. The system evaporates refrigerant to absorb thermal energy from the air in your ducts, then condenses it outside to vent the collected heat. Without refrigerant, the air conditioning system would not be able to cool your home properly. This is why you should keep an eye out for refrigerant leaks in your AC, which could cause it to break down. Let’s take a look at how you can identify refrigerant leaks in your air conditioner. (more…)

Why Is My Ductless Output Dropping?

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Dropping ductless output in the middle of a hot summer is… less than pleasant. There are a number of reasons why this might be happening, all of which require professional repair services. If your ductless system isn’t putting out as much cool air as it is supposed to be, read on to find out why. (more…)

What can Happen if You Don’t Have Your Air Filter Changed

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Every air conditioner contains an air filter designed to protect the system from any dust and debris that might come its way. The air flows through the filter and into the air conditioner, while any contaminants it carried become snared in the fibers. This works quite well, with one exception: the air filter has no way to get rid of the contaminants that it collects. For this reason, it must be cleaned out every three months or so in order to keep functioning. If this does not happen, it will start to cause some serious problems for the air conditioner. Read on to find out more. (more…)

Air Purifier Types That Can Benefit You This Summer

Monday, August 1st, 2016

When summer rolls around, most people tend to focus on keeping their homes cool. While staying cool is certainly a top priority, indoor air quality should also be something that you pay attention to. Airborne contaminants are the most common cause of problems related to poor indoor air quality, which include asthma and the flu. The best way to deal with these contaminants is to install an air purifier in your home. Let’s take a look at some of the air purifiers that could benefit you this summer. (more…)