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Common Late Season AC Repairs

September 11th, 2017

ac being repairedAt the beginning of the summer season, something you’ll see us talk about a lot is the importance of regular air conditioning maintenance. Routine maintenance sessions—once a year, or twice a year if you have a heat pump—are essential in fending off the worst of repairs, ensuring the longevity of your cooling system, and making sure that it works efficiently throughout the years.

But it’s important to keep in mind that even while maintenance is vital, there’s no way to avoid every air conditioning repair in Sugar Land, TX that may befall your system. In fact, part of maintenance is checking for repair needs. So as the official summer comes to a close and we continue to use our air conditioners daily, it’s important to keep an eye out for the following possible repair needs.

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What Problems Might a Ductless System Face?

August 28th, 2017

closeup view about using some appliance such as air condition.How do you like the HVAC systems you have in place in your home? Perhaps you’re thinking of upgrading an aging air conditioner or heating system? It might be time for you to consider investing in a ductless system—one of the increasingly popular options there is for heating and cooling in modern homes today.

Rather than operating through a network of ducts connected to an indoor air handler and evaporator unit, ductless systems break up the indoor unit and blower fans to distributed around the house in the form of mini air handlers mounted on their respective walls. Each wall hanging unit is hooked up to a single outdoor cabinet, creating a central heat pump system without the use of ductwork.

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Why AC Repair Is Never a Do-It-Yourself Job

August 14th, 2017

Air conditioner in need of service or repair.During the summer—and for us really all year-round—air conditioners are a regular part of everyday life. As such, this means you spend a lot to use the appliance. In fact, HVAC costs can count for over half of all energy costs in a home! So naturally, when it comes to conducting Houston, TX air conditioning repair, you probably want to attempt to fix any problem yourself.

However, trying to do so can waste both time and money, and leave you with even bigger consequences for your cooling system. No matter what type of AC system your home relies on, only trained and licensed professionals such as ours should tackle repairs—however relatively minor they may seem.

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AC Installation: Why Size Really Is a Big Deal

July 31st, 2017

ac-installation-sizeTypically, springtime is a pretty common time for air conditioning replacement services, and it’s not hard to see why. At that point, temperatures haven’t quite risen to a point that you need your air conditioner hour after hour. But if you have an older unit that’s experiencing problems, or you just feel like you need an upgrade, you might be ready to replace your current air conditioner. This way, you can enjoy the benefits of an efficient cooling system as well as the peace of mind that a newer, more effective system brings.

However, as tempted as you may be to rush this process during this hottest time of the year, purchasing a new AC system actually involves a variety of preparatory steps, not all of which you can handle on your own. For an accurate air conditioning installation in Sugar Land, TX, you want to trust the pros. Only by doing this can you ensure that your air conditioner is the right size for your home. Failure to determine this factor means that you won’t have a system with power levels to meet your needs—which is actually a lot bigger deal than you may realize.

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Don’t Skip Out on Commercial AC Maintenance!

July 17th, 2017

commercial-ac-maintenance-dont-skipSpringtime, or even before then given how hot our weather is pretty much year round, is typically the time that we emphasize to our customer how essential it is that you have HVAC maintenance done for your business or commercial property. Preparing for summer with an inspection and tune-up for the AC system is the best way to prevent repair problems, energy waste, and even shortened equipment life.

If you haven’t already had this service done in the past year, then the time to schedule air conditioning maintenance for your business in Richmond, TX is now—regardless of whether or not your commercial air conditioner seems to be doing just fine. A routine maintenance check not only helps to improve or maintain the comfort of employees, customers, clientele, or tenants, but is also key to protecting equipment from overheating. While skipping residential maintenance may leave a small family in a lurch, skipping commercial maintenance impacts many more individuals.

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Watch for These Signs Your AC Is in Trouble

July 3rd, 2017

watch-signs-ac-troubleTo say that summers are long and hot around here would obviously be an understatement. With temperatures climbing to their highest within the next couple of months, the condition of your air conditioner is extremely important.

We’d imagine that you’re running your air conditioner on a daily basis by now, and if you’ve already had your system tuned-up in the last year, then you can likely rest assured that you won’t be in need of air conditioning repairs in Houston, TX anytime soon. If you haven’t had it recently maintained, however, then you may run into problems, and fairly soon considering that this the time of the year that the most stress is put on AC systems.

Of course, even with proper maintenance, not all air conditioner problems can be prevented. So, whatever the case may be, keeping reading to learn about some warning signs of a struggling air conditioner.

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Ductless Systems: Everything you need to Know

June 19th, 2017

ductless-systems-need-to-knowGoing without cooling in Texas is unthinkable. But, many homes aren’t set up for larger central air conditioning units. Therefore, many homeowners turn to window units to cool down their home. If you’re one of these homeowners, however, you’ve likely found that it’s pretty difficult to keep your home consistently comfortable this way.

Window units are noisy, inefficient, and generally don’t last very long. But what can you do, if you aren’t able to have a central system installed? It’s time to consider a ductless installation in Houston, TX.

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Help! My Cooling System Isn’t Cooling

June 5th, 2017

help-cooling-system-isnt-coolingFor the most part, modern homeowners have things pretty good. There are so many appliances and systems to make our lives more convenient and comfortable, right at our disposal—and thus, it can be hard to imagine living without them. But alas, no such system is going to be 100% reliable all the time. So sometimes, we are faced with the reminder of what it would be like to live without them. Take your AC for example—have you ever been stuck in the middle of summer with a malfunctioning cooling system?

One of the most obvious indications of AC trouble is a system that’s not blowing cold air. Next to a complete breakdown, this is just about the clearest signal there is that your air conditioner has a problem. There are a number of potential causes, but whatever the case may be, it’s important that you reach out to a professional for your Katy, TX air conditioning services.

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The Many Benefits of Zone Control Cooling and Heating

May 22nd, 2017

zone-control-cooling-heating-benefitsIt’s hard to imagine that it will get much hotter than it’s been recently, but sure enough, summer is on its way and temperatures are only going to increase. This means that we’ll be using our air conditioners on an even more consistent basis, and as such want to ensure that we are doing everything to save money on energy costs.

The first step to saving money is scheduling regular air conditioning maintenance, which you’ve hopefully already done for the season. This isn’t the only money-saving step you can take, though, in regards to your HVAC system. Installing a Missouri City, TX zone control system is a great way to upgrade both your cooling and heating systems, and there are a number of advantages to investing in a zone control system.

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HVAC System Care: Changing Your Air Filter

May 8th, 2017

HVAC-care-change-air-filterSpring is here, and that means that allergy season is here too. You may have noticed some sneezing and sniffling going on in your household. To help alleviate this, we recommend that you change your HVAC air filter every 1-3 months. But this isn’t the only reason recommend doing so.

Changing your air filter can actually help air flow through your air conditioner with ease and prevent sudden system failure. While this isn’t the only thing you should be doing to care for your HVAC system, its’ certainly at the top of the list.

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Common Late Season AC Repairs

September 11, 2017

It’s important to keep an eye out for the following possible repair needs.

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What Problems Might a Ductless System Face?

August 28, 2017

An important factor to remember is that just like any other air conditioner, a ductless system can run into problems.

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