Main Causes of AC Failure and How to Prevent Them

August 12, 2019

What’s better than finding a great pro capable of fixing your air conditioner? How about nothing going wrong with the AC? Unfortunately, no one can keep an air conditioner, or any other machine, from breaking down. However, you can be ever on the alert for the first signs of trouble. This way, you might stop an AC failure before it occurs. So, what are the main reasons an air conditioner fails? The Air Conditioner Is Dirty Specifically, the unit has a dirty filter. Not changing the filter from year to year isn’t an effective plan. Eventually, the filter becomes loaded...

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How Do I Check My Home for Air Leaks?

August 1, 2019

Air leaks are a common issue on most properties, but they often go undetected. They’re usually inconspicuous and difficult to locate, yet they can be responsible for a significant loss of conditioned air. This can waste energy and affect the level of comfort in the building. If you want to fix the issue and reduce your carbon footprint, there are a few ways to find air leaks in your home. Use a Flashlight Shine a flashlight through the frames of the windows and doors at night to determine if any cracks or holes are present. Someone else will need to...

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Understanding the Different Air Conditioning Systems

July 2, 2019

Air conditioning is a technology that many people take for granted but do not truly appreciate. The first modern electric air conditioner was invented in 1902, and in the more than 100 years since, the industry has developed incredible innovations that have made air conditioning more effective and efficient. Ductless Air Conditioning The oldest air conditioners for home use were ductless, and ductless AC is still quite prevalent today. The classic window AC unit is a ductless system. Much more common today, however, is the ductless mini-split that is mounted within the home and distributes air through one or more...

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