The Advantages of Regular Maintenance on Your Air Conditioner

July 21, 2023

Imagine that you’re relaxing in the air conditioning on a hot and muggy summer day. Suddenly, you hear a jarring sound, or you notice that something just feels off. An instant later, the cool air stops blowing, and you’re left without a functioning unit in the middle of the hot season. Regular maintenance on the air conditioner could have prevented this problem from happening. In addition to saving you the headache of a broken unit at the height of the summer, booking regular maintenance has other benefits to offer as well. Preserved Warranty If you’re like many homeowners, you likely...

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Installation of a Central Air Conditioning System

August 19, 2021

If you’re thinking of investing in a centralized air conditioning system for your home, you likely have many questions. One of the most important ones is how the unit will be installed in your house. By having a general understanding of the entire installation process, you can better decide whether you want to call in a professional or try to do it yourself. Understanding the Components Before we can discuss the actual process of installing a centralized air conditioning system, it’s important for you to understand the various components of the unit that you choose. There are three main types...

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Noisy AC Unit?

July 6, 2021

Your air conditioner should run quietly, with just a little sound from the circulating and condensing fans. As your unit ages, you may notice it making more noises, and sometimes they are very loud. Here are the sounds you may hear and what you can do to solve them. Rattles Every air conditioner will develop some rattles as it ages, especially without routine maintenance. Rattles typically mean something’s loose or there is something caught in your system. Many rattles come from the outside of the condensing unit and may be as simple as a loose fan blade or fan cage....

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How To Clean Your Air Conditioner

June 12, 2021

It’s hard to imagine life without an air conditioning unit when the weather heats up. As with any complicated system, you may notice your AC becoming less effective over time. This means your AC has to work harder to produce the same amount of cooler air as it once did. The good news is that often this can be alleviated with a simple cleaning. Cleaning is an easy way to maintain your cooling system and prolong its life. It will also help you avoid unnecessary repairs. You could even save on your energy bill. The following is a guide on...

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What Size Air Conditioner Do I Need for My Home?

May 14, 2021

If you’re shopping for a new air conditioner, chances are that you’ve already seen how many choices there are. To be honest, it can be a little overwhelming, especially if you’re not familiar with these types of units. At , we’re available to assist you with your AC installation if you live in Windsor or the surrounding areas. In the meantime, here’s an overview of how air conditioners are sized. The Importance of BTUs When we discuss the size of air conditioners, we’re really referring to how much heat they can remove from an area, and that’s measured in BTUs....

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How To Prevent Cold Spots in Your Home

August 9, 2020

In a cold spot, the temperature will be noticeably lower than in other parts of the residence and the thermostat reading. You may have a single cold spot, or you may experience multiple temperature differences throughout the home. The underlying problem that causes cold spots when the heat is on may cause hot spots when the cooling is on, but this is not necessarily the case. Uneven temperatures have many sources, ranging from equipment malfunctions to fundamental issues with the home construction. Whatever the reason, persistent cold spots not only cause you discomfort but can lead to inflated heating costs...

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New Home AC System: Your Checklist

August 20, 2019

When you buy a new home, you’re also purchasing everything in it. This includes the heating and cooling system. Although it may not be at the top of your new home checklist, the HVAC system affects everything from your energy bills to your comfort. At , we want to share exactly what you should look for in a new home AC system. Check the AC’s Age The air conditioner in your new home won’t last forever. It will eventually need to be replaced once it reaches the end of its lifespan. Most air conditioners are reliable until around 10 years...

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5 Benefits of a Rent to Own AC Rental Program

August 5, 2019

Anyone in need of a new air conditioner may be wondering how to pay for one. AC businesses often provide flexible payment options to help customers. Borrowing a page from the real estate industry, companies may offer rent to own deals. Not every customer is familiar with this approach. Here are five points about what makes renting to own a good deal. 1. You Finance the Deal A rent-to-own plan for buying a new air conditioner eliminates the need to pay for everything in cash at the time of purchase. Rent-to-own deals are, essentially, loans. Everything is paid off over...

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