Preparing for a Bitterly Cold Winter

5 Important Things to Consider Before Installing a Residential AC

Summer is in full swing, and with temperatures soaring, there is no better time than now to install an air conditioning system in your house. While it may seem like a straightforward and easy task, there are several factors to consider before investing in a residential AC. This post explores five vital factors to consider before installing a residential AC unit. 1. Size of Your Room: The size of your room is a critical consideration when installing an AC. Read More 

Sizing Matters: The Art And Science Of Proper Heat Pump Sizing

When it comes to heat pump installation, one of the most critical factors that significantly impacts its efficiency and effectiveness is proper sizing. The size of your heat pump isn't just about physical dimensions—it's about ensuring that your heat pump's capacity matches the heating and cooling needs of your home. Read on to learn the importance of proper heat pump sizing before buying a unit for heat pump installation.  Understanding the Consequences of Poor Sizing Read More 

Guide To Air Conditioner Repair

As the summer heat intensifies, the last thing you want is a malfunctioning air conditioner. An efficient AC unit is not just about comfort; it's about maintaining a healthy and productive living environment. While preventive maintenance can keep most troubles at bay, sometimes, your AC might need some repair. This blog post will dive into the world of air conditioner repair, highlighting when you might need it and how it can be done. Read More 

Matching Air Conditioner Systems

You may hear about the need for matching air conditioner (AC) systems during replacement or installation. However, many people do not understand this critical requirement for AC systems. Below is an overview of AC matching and a review of problems you might face with mismatched systems. Matching Parameters AC matching involves getting several components or parts to work together. Below are AC parameters that should ideally match. Major AC Parts Read More 

What The Different Odors Produced By A Malfunctioning AC Unit Can Mean

The air being blasted into the room by your air conditioner should be odorless. It's chilled, filtered, and enters the room via the unit's vent. When that air has a noticeable smell, it's a call for action, because something is clearly going wrong inside the unit. All smells are a call for action, but some smells are a cause for concern.  A Musty Smell When your air conditioning system emits cool air that smells musty, like a room that needs to be aired out, the cause is probably pretty minor. Read More