Air conditioner efficiency can help keep your home more comfortable during the hot summer months without running up your utility bills. Conducting regular maintenance on your central air conditioner can help improve the unit's efficiency as can hiring an air conditioning services company to conduct a deeper pre-season clean in the spring. But there are other ways that you can combat air conditioner inefficiency that don't involve touching the air conditioner unit. [Read More]
Introduction To Ductless Air Conditioners
If you are looking to buy a new air conditioner for your home, then you might think that your only option is to get a plain old central air conditioner. However, there are plenty of other options out there, one of which might be absolutely perfect for your needs. Here is an overview of one such option: the ductless air conditioner. What is a ductless air conditioner? In essence, a ductless air conditioner is an air conditioner that can simultaneously cover your whole home, yet doesn't rely on a ventilation system. [Read More]
When Your Heating And Air Conditioning Are Functionally Backwards: What To Expect
If you have been away from your home for some time and are now just returning to it, your first instinct is probably to turn on the heat or the air conditioning to get your home comfortable. If after a short while you notice that your home is not the right temperature (e.g., too hot when it should be cool, too cold when it should be hot), your heating and air conditioning might be functionally backwards. [Read More]
Is Upgrading Your Air Conditioner The Right Course Of Action?
If your air conditioner has been giving you problems, then you might have thought about getting an upgrade. However, you want to carefully weigh your options before you shell out the money for an entirely new appliance. Here are some questions that you should ask yourself when deciding if you want to upgrade your air conditioner: Are You Properly Maintaining Your Air Conditioner? Before you get an upgrade, you should think about your maintenance habits. [Read More]