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How to Keep Your Cool When the Mercury is Rising

When the heat is rising to record-breaking levels, it can be really tough to stay cool. This summer, I found that my air conditioner had trouble keeping up with the temperatures. It wasn't that the AC wasn't working, it was just that I couldn't seem to get my house cooled down as much as I wanted. I worried that I would have to replace the whole AC system. Luckily, I have a good friend who works as an HVAC contractor. He took a look at my system and gave good news -- it didn't need to be replaced. Instead, he shared a lot of tips for helping my air conditioner work more efficiently, as well as some ideas to help supplement the AC and keep the house cooler. I'm using those tips to create this blog to share ways for all of us to keep cool on the hottest days.

Everything You Need To Know About Humidity And Your Home

9 April 2021
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Summer means warm days, picnic baskets, and time spent at the beach. Summer weather, however, can be quite humid. Typically, stepping into an air-conditioned house brings relief from that humidity. If you are running your air conditioning and the humidity is still affecting you indoors, you have a problem. Understanding what causes humidity in your home may help you find a solution.  Why your home may be humid In most cases, humidity in your home is caused by an older AC unit that is not functioning well and may only have one speed. Read More …

Six Key Services You May Need From Your Air Conditioning Contractor

4 March 2021
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There are numerous reasons why you may need to find an air conditioning contractor. Air conditioning contractors provide a variety of services that help keep the interior of your home comfortable during periods of warm weather.  It's important to set up an appointment promptly when the AC system of your home needs to be looked at and serviced by an experienced professional. The following are six key services you may need from your air conditioning contractor. Read More …

Ways Air Conditioning Contractors Can Help Your System’s Performance

29 January 2021
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Air conditioning contractors can be among the most common services for individuals to need to use. Depending on the performance issues that your home is experiencing with its air conditioning system, there are several important services that these professional contractors can offer. Cleaning The System An air conditioning system can become extremely dirty over the years that it is used. Unfortunately, these accumulations of dirt and dust can severely impair the performance of the system by restricting the airflow into the unit as well as the flow of air over the coils. Read More …

What To Do When Your AC Isn’t Producing Cool Air

18 December 2020
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Have you noticed that your air conditioner isn't producing the very cold air that it did in the past? This could be due to a variety of problems, which will make you want to call an HVAC contractor to figure it out. However, there are a couple easy things that you can check to narrow down the problem and potentially fix it on your own. Change The Air Filter One of the easiest things that you can check on your air conditioner when it's not working right is the air filter. Read More …

Send Troubles Down the Drain: How to Protect Your Residential Drains

19 October 2020
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If you're having problems with your drains, it's time to take maintenance seriously. Ignoring drain problems won't make them go away. In fact, ignoring them will only make the problems worse. That's why proper drain maintenance is so important. It's the best way to avoid the stubborn problems that can plague your residential drains. If you're not sure how to properly maintain your residential drains, here are four steps you need to take. Read More …