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Archive for January, 2016

What’s the Easiest Way to Keep My HVAC System Clean and Working Properly?

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What's the Easiest Way to Keep My HVAC System Clean and Working Properly?

Whether you’re rushing to pick up the kids from school or trying to meet a deadline at work, chances are the last thing on your mind is your HVAC system. With a busy schedule, it’s easy to forget about your cooling and heating equipment until a problem occurs. A good strategy is to enroll in a professional maintenance program. It’s the simplest way to ensure that your HVAC system always delivers peak performance. Money-Saving Services Just as routine tune-ups for Read more

What Every Homeowner Should Know About a Clogged AC Drain Pipe

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What Every Homeowner Should Know About a Clogged AC Drain Pipe

Residents in Pinellas County and surrounding areas often rely on their home’s cooling system for many months each year because of the region’s warm climate. From time to time, some will notice that their air conditioner appears to be leaking, and this could result in water damage and even mold growth if it is not dealt with immediately.   Upon closer inspection, you may discover that the pan at the bottom of the system is full of water and may Read more

How Often Do HVAC Systems Need Replacing?

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How Often Do HVAC Systems Need Replacing

An HVAC system is expensive, but it is an investment in comfort and health. In addition, these systems can last for a long time with quality installation and regular maintenance. Exactly how long? Well, that depends on the type of system and how you care for it. Average Lifespan of HVAC Systems In general, you can expect your HVAC system to last about 15 to 20 years. A more expensive system may even last up to 25 years if properly Read more

Why Does My AC Smell Like Rotten Eggs?

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Why Does My AC Smell Like Rotten Eggs?

  There’s nothing worse than turning on your air conditioner and standing by as your home fills with the smell of rotten eggs. If your air conditioner has a strong odor, you’ll need to figure out what might be causing the smell and how to address the problem fast. Sewage It’s no secret that sewage emits a noxious odor. What you may not know is that a ruptured sewer pipe near your air duct system may cause your home to Read more

How Can I Troubleshoot HVAC Problems Before Calling for Help?

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How Can I Troubleshoot HVAC Problems Before Calling for Help?

In most cases, your HVAC system is comprised of both a furnace and an air conditioner. The entire household depends on the proper operation of your heating and cooling system because extreme cold and heat can be detrimental to everyone’s health. These systems are complex, and they do require a professional’s evaluation at least once a year. However, should it ever break down, there are several things you can do to troubleshoot the system before calling your trusted contractor. Check Read more

Why Is My AC Leaking Water?

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Why Is My AC Leaking Water?

Having an air conditioner that’s leaking water can be frustrating, especially since it can lead to water damage and unexpected repair bills. There are a few common things that can cause an air conditioner to leak water, and these are some of the most popular culprits. Installation Problems Sometimes, the way your air conditioner was installed can be the source of the problem. For instance, an air conditioning unit that’s not entirely level can create issues with the pressure and Read more

How Often Do Thermostats Need to Be Replaced?

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How Often Do Thermostats Need to Be Replaced?

Thermostats help keep our homes comfortable. This device is nothing more than a switch that turns on and off the heating or cooling in your home based on the inside air temperature. But over time, your thermostat may need replacing. Here are several reasons you may find yourself on the market for a new thermostat. Replacement Due to Malfunction or Poor Performance If you notice your furnace or air conditioner never seem to turn off, you may need to replace Read more

Why Isn’t My AC Cooling?

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Why Isn’t My AC Cooling?

In Florida, even our winters can be warm and muggy. On those hot January days, you’re likely going to turn on the AC to keep your home from getting too humid and muggy. But if your home begins to feel just as bad or worse than the climate outside, there might be something wrong. Here are some reasons why your AC may not be cooling as it should and what you can do to resolve the issues. Check Your Thermostat Read more

How Often Should I Clean My Air Filter?

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How Often Should I Clean My Air Filter?

Every air conditioner uses a filter to clear particulates out of the system. As the air exits the vents throughout your home, the resulting circulated air is free from major debris that can harm your indoor air quality. However, your home’s filters easily become dirty over time. When cleaning or replacing your air filters, here are some important things to consider to keep your AC system operating at peak performance. Average Cleaning Frequency Because Florida homeowners use AC throughout the Read more

What Does It Mean If I Have a Blown Fuse?

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What Does It Mean If I Have a Blown Fuse?

A blown fuse is a relatively common problem in many air conditioning systems. When there is something wrong with the system, the fuse will often blow when the system cycle is on. Homeowners should not replace the fuse by himself, as that will not correct the underlying problem. A blown fuse means something is not working correctly in your system and needs to be repaired. Here are a few possible reasons your AC unit’s fuse has blown.   Electrical Issues Read more