Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for May, 2015

Should You Schedule Heat Pump Installation over a Traditional AC?

Monday, May 25th, 2015

If you are looking for an efficient air conditioner for a new home or to replace a broken AC, a heat pump may be the right choice for you. A heat pump is a heating and air conditioning system together as one system, with an outdoor compressor and indoor air handler just like a conventional air conditioner. While a heat pump may not be right for every homeowner, it can be installed in nearly any home. Ask an air conditioning technician if a heat pump is right for your next air conditioning installation.

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All about Geothermal Cooling

Monday, May 18th, 2015

Have you heard about all of the benefits of using geothermal energy to cool your home? Geothermal heating and cooling systems are some of the most efficient home comfort systems available for use in homes or businesses across the United States. The temperature deep underground stays relatively table throughout the year, and geothermal heat pumps draw on this thermal energy in order to bring heat into a space or to start a thermal reaction for cooling. Let’s look at a few more details of these highly efficient system.

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What’s the Purpose of the Outdoor Portion of the Air Conditioner?

Monday, May 11th, 2015

You know that the steady hum of the outside portion of your air conditioner means it is working. But most homeowners are probably at least a little uncertain of how this unit actually operates. The indoor air handler of the air conditioning system is responsible for cycling air through the home, so what is the purpose of the large outdoor fan and the components within this unit? Let’s take a look!

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Don’t Forget to Change Your Air Filter!

Monday, May 11th, 2015

It’s an easy thing to forget: the air filter in your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system stays relatively out of view. Besides, your air conditioner probably seems to be doing just fine with the current filter in place. Most people associate the air filter with decontamination, and if your family members are not currently suffering from allergy or asthma symptoms, it may seem fine to leave the filter alone for now.

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3 Things to Look for with a New Air Conditioner

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Spring is the ideal time to evaluate your air conditioner, and see if the time has come to replace your old air conditioner with a new one. The milder temperatures give you the flexibility to schedule installation when you wish, and have it ready to go by the time our patented Lakeland, FL heat waves hit. But before you pull the trigger on a new system, it pays to do some research and determine your precise needs and wishes. Here are 3 things to look for with a new air conditioner.

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