If you're a homeowner considering upgrading to an AC unit in your multi-story home, you'll need to consider specific factors that will optimize the system for optimal performance. Installing an AC unit in a large, two-story house can pose a bit of a challenge due to the ventilation and ductwork requirements needed for effective air circulation. To ensure proper installation, here are some tips for optimizing your AC unit. Zone Control [Read More]
Tips For Deciding If It Is Time For A Central Air Conditioning Replacement
Living with central air is something that a lot of people get used to. It provides comfort throughout the entire house and it probably is not something that you want to give up. However, there will come a time when your current central air conditioning system is no longer efficient or working well and you need to get a replacement installed. If the following AC issues sound familiar, it might be time for you to speak with an HVAC contractor about getting an air conditioning replacement: [Read More]
Is Your Home's Air Conditioning Sufficient?
Air conditioning is one of the greatest comforts of modern life. There is more to providing comfort than installing an AC unit. The setup needs to be sufficient to meet the space's needs. If you're not confident that your home's system is up to the job, here is how you can tell. Running Time Under normal conditions and in a house with sufficient insulation, the AC should not run all of the time. [Read More]
Your HVAC System's Maintenance Plan
After investing money in a new HVAC system, prepare a maintenance plan and use some strategies to prevent the HVAC equipment from becoming damaged. Seek An Annual Tune-Up An HVAC tune-up is a service that many HVAC contractors offer. A tune-up involves inspecting, cleaning, and replacing HVAC materials. During a tune-up service, a contractor will take note of any performance issues. If the unit isn't blowing out cool air efficiently, it may prompt the contractor to inspect the interior components of the system for dust buildup. [Read More]