Archive for the 'Air Conditioning' Category

June 4th, 2020
Nothing is as frustrating as entering your house and finding your air conditioner does nothing but blow hot air. You’ve come to count on your AC system, and now it has suddenly failed you when you needed it most. When this happens, you will be determined to get your unit back up and running as...
May 26th, 2020
Air conditioning is amongst the few creature comforts most homeowners will not go without. They are often necessary to help residents get through the hot and humid summers. In individuals with certain health issues, an air conditioner might be a necessity. That said, installing or upgrading air...
May 8th, 2020
With the hot summer months comes high humidity levels. This excess moisture in your home can make your body feel overly hot. This is because the body's natural response to heat is sweating to cool the body down. When it's humid outside, homeowners turn to their air conditioning system to keep their...
April 2nd, 2020
When you first move into a home with a centralized air conditioning unit, you'll notice that it comes with a filter. This filter is intended to catch unwanted debris and allergens from the air in your home. You should be replacing your HVAC filter every three months for the best air quality results...
January 9th, 2020
An HVAC professional from Ardmore Fresh Air will tell you that covering an outdoor unit isn't absolutely necessary. However, it's something that can be done if you prefer to make this part of your seasonal routine. Before you decide whether or not to cover your HVAC unit during winter, take a...
August 22nd, 2019
To escape this summer’s heat and humidity, you’ve probably already turned on your air conditioning. While the AC may feel like sweet relief, the air inside your home may be more polluted than the stifling heat outside. When your HVAC system is running properly, it improves indoor air quality and...
July 18th, 2019
When to Repair or Replace the Air Conditioner No one wants the summer heat to get in the way of enjoying all the activities that can be done only in summer. Therefore, if you have air-conditioning system that you think is not functioning properly, this is the time to either replace or repair. Here...
July 4th, 2019
Summer may be a season of fun in the sun, but it can be hard to relax and enjoy time with friends and family when you're concerned about the size of your electric bill. To keep costs and temperatures down, consider the 5 suggestions to save on air conditioning cost: Keep the Sun Out Good quality...
June 20th, 2019
Beat the Heat Summer is almost here, so you know what that means. Soaring temperatures, cookouts and July 4th! But in areas where the mercury hits over 100 on average, keeping your home cool while enjoying the festivities can be challenging. To make things a little easier, we’ve put together a...
May 1st, 2019
The Right HVAC System for You An HVAC system should serve you for approximately fifteen years if well maintained. The choice you make may either live to serve you properly or be your worst nightmare. It is therefore vital that you take your time in choosing the best AC unit for your home. Here are...
September 1st, 2018
Bugs and other pests that live outside your home may suddenly be attracted to your HVAC system. This could be because the temperature you’ve set it to be on is ideal in contrast to the current situation of the environment outside your home. It could also be that these critters just wanted to find...
September 1st, 2017
Undeniably, having an air conditioner is a crucial part of a comfortable lifestyle at home. They can last quite awhile, provided that they are well taken cared of. Unfortunately, these type of machines aren’t designed to last forever. No matter how well we treat it, air conditioners will degrade to...
August 15th, 2017
It is summertime again; more sunshine, more heat, and we all know that the climate change has affected the heat wave to a huge level. For the majority, using air conditioning is either unaffordable or unavailable, but there are other methods you can choose to do instead. Here are some tips for...
July 15th, 2017
How would you increase your AC’s efficiency? Is there are an effective way of maintaining your air conditioner without having to spend too much? Yes, there are effective ways of increasing the efficiency of your air conditioner. Proper maintenance will always cost you less compared to spending for...
June 14th, 2017
Your home’s air conditioning system may show some startling signs at times. For instance, it can leak water. You may come to the assumption that a component inside your air conditioner is broken or malfunctioning. You may not necessarily have to dial a repairman right away as long as you are able...
June 1st, 2017
Summer is right around the corner and while most are gearing up for afternoons at the beach, some just can’t take the heat and would rather stay indoors with a trusty air conditioning system. However, there may be instances where your air conditioner just won’t work right.   Just because it won’t...
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May 1st, 2017
It is important that your AC unit is ready for summer. You should get regular maintenance done on your air conditioner before summer even approaches. It will prevent you from making costly mistakes. At the same time, your system will function with efficiency all throughout the season. You can do...
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April 1st, 2017
SEER means Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio which means it is the ratio rating of the cooling output of an air conditioner on certain seasons. A SEER rating is divided by the energy it consumes in Watt-Hours in order for you to identify the ratio.   The SEER value of modern air conditioners will...
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February 15th, 2017
There is arguably nothing worse in the summer than having the air conditioning system break down all of the sudden. However, many homeowners wait for their air conditioning unit to fail before they bring in technicians to service and repair it. To avoid unnecessary discomfort, it is a wise practice...
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August 8th, 2016
When looking at air conditioning equipment, whether you are putting in a brand new HVAC system for the first time or are replacing an older setup, you undoubtedly will run across the term SEER in the marketing materials and equipment descriptions. In case you’re not familiar with SEER, you should...
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July 15th, 2016
Think of a major investment like the vehicle you rely on every day to get to work. You wouldn’t think of driving it day in and day out without having a mechanic periodically inspect it and perform routine service. Failure to do so puts your car at risk of having a premature mechanical breakdown and...
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June 27th, 2016
When the thermometer is skyrocketing in the greater Chicagoland area, you rely on your air conditioning system to keep you cool and comfortable. Extreme heat not only makes you feel low on energy and supremely uncomfortable, it can also pose a health risk. If the air conditioner in your home or...
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