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Air Conditioner Installation: Size Matters!

Monday, January 9th, 2017

While many other parts of the country brace for winter, we’re finally cooling down from summer, making now the perfect time to shop for an air conditioner. When you’re in the market for a new AC system, it’s understandable that your first instinct may be to choose a new system with the best deal or lowest price. While this might work for many of the smaller appliances in your home, choosing an air conditioner without confiding in a professional can actually cost you.

AC systems that aren’t properly sized by a professional can run into major issues. The cooling capacity of an air conditioner is measured in BTUs (British Thermal Units) and AC technicians such as the professionals on our staff measure your home using many different factors to determine the correct BTUs needed for air conditioning installation.

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Will a High Efficiency AC System Really Save You Money?

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Most homeowners don’t realize that when it comes to their air conditioning system, efficiency really does matter. Sure, high-efficiency appliances may cost more upfront, but the money you save on monthly energy costs should more than make up for this.

Before you can decide what level of efficiency is best for your system and how much a high efficiency system will save you, it’s important to understand how this efficiency is determined. Modern air conditioners comes with a number called the seasonal energy efficiency rating (SEER). The higher the SEER ratio is on an AC system, the more efficient the model is.

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Do You Know the Role of Refrigerant in Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Your air conditioner’s refrigerant is probably the one component of your cooling system that you don’t give much thought to. However, it plays a very important role. Without the right amount of refrigerant, your air conditioner simply could not do its job.

In order to keep your air conditioner in the best shape possible and ensure it functions properly for years to come, you should understand the basics of how it works. Keep reading to learn more about the important role that refrigerant plays in your AC system, and possible issues that can crop up.

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Is it Time to Replace My Air Conditioner?

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Weather has already begun to warm up in Sugar Land, TX, and soon enough homeowners will be turning on their air conditioners. Hopefully you will not run into any emergencies, but if you do notice some troubling symptoms, you might be wondering if it’s time to replace your system. The typical lifespan of an AC system is 10-15 years, given that it is well-maintained. This will vary a bit based on how often you use your AC as well as other factors, but below we’ve listed some indicators that your air conditioner may need to be replaced.

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Tips for Improving Heating Efficiency

December 17, 2018

By adequately maintaining your heating system, you’ll always get the best quality conditioned air from your system.

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“Why Won’t My Heat Pump Switch Modes?”

December 3, 2018

So you tried switching to heating mode on your heat pump, but nothing happened. Now what?

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