Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for November, 2016

The “Off-Season” in Florida: What You Should Do for Your AC System

Monday, November 28th, 2016

What we call the “off-season” in Florida typically starts in December, and it means that you will soon be needing your air conditioner less and less often. You may even find yourself needing heating from time to time. Regardless, the wintertime is an excellent time to take care of some things that may help your AC to run more smoothly when you really need it.

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Get Rid of Window Units and Go for Whole-Home Comfort…Without Ducts!

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

For many people without any air ducts and vents in the home already, it seems like window units are the only option to stay cool. Window AC units are common and easy to find. They are sold in stores throughout the country, and you don’t need a technician to install one for you.

But that’s just what makes them such unreliable, inefficient systems for most homes. Professionally sized and installed HVAC units work better, and we’ll tell you why in the guide below.

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Should You Lower the Temperature for Holiday Meals?

Monday, November 21st, 2016

The turkey has been in the oven for hours, and your kitchen is getting warmer than you can bear. You go to the thermostat, turn on the air conditioner, and press the arrow that points down, lowering the temperature as far as it can go, hoping to find some relief.

Unfortunately, it doesn’t really work this way. You cannot make your air conditioner work faster by setting the temperature lower. And in the end, you’ll just end up spending more than you should.

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4 Home Upgrades to Help You Save on Cooling (and Heating) for Years

Monday, November 14th, 2016

In Florida, we know all too well that air conditioning isn’t cheap. It can make us dread our monthly bills, particularly in the spring and summer. That’s what makes the off-season the perfect time to make energy efficiency upgrades that can last for years to come. Check it out!

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Here’s How the Whole Family Can Help Save Money on Cooling

Monday, November 7th, 2016

We know it can be difficult to save money when you have a lot of people living under one roof. With so many people occupying a home, it gets warmer a lot faster. And it can be tough to monitor and regulate temperatures with so many people capable of accessing the thermostat.

It isn’t too hard to cut down your bills by at least a little bit a month, however. We’ve got a few small steps outlined below so that everyone in the family is involved in helping to keep the utility budget in check.

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