Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Archive for February, 2017

3 Common Misconceptions about AC Refrigerant

Monday, February 20th, 2017

outside-AC-unit-catsWe’re on a mission to help homeowners have more efficient, high-performance air conditioning systems. And one of the ways we do that is by ensuring we offer you all of the information you need to make informed decisions about your air conditioning.

Misconceptions about AC refrigerant, the chemical component that cycles throughout the indoor and outdoor parts of your air conditioning system, may lead to some problems. You may not know to seek out a technician’s help when you need it, or you may not be able to recognize when your AC system is at risk of failure. Read on, and we’ll try to clear up some of the misconceptions you may hold about the way your air conditioner’s refrigerant is used.

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Common Repairs for Ductless Mini Split Systems

Monday, February 13th, 2017

The most efficient, effective cooling system you can get for a home without the proper setup for a standard central air hookup is a ductless mini-split system. Ductless mini splits match conventional central AC systems in efficiency and performance, but that doesn’t make them perfect.

Just like a central air unit, your ductless system will run into trouble. Seek AC repair as soon as possible to keep the issue under control.

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Here’s How a Ductless AC System Keeps You Comfortable

Monday, February 6th, 2017

ductless-AC-living-roomAir ducts are essential for the operation of most whole-house air conditioning systems. The ducts are the pathway air travels to reach the rooms in the home from a central blower unit indoors, which connects to an outdoor system. This is called a split-system air conditioning unit, and it is a reliable and efficient way to get cool air.

But there’s a way to utilize this same technology without the need for a central blower unit. A ductless system allows people who would normally rely on window air conditioners or portable room units a chance to get the same comfort and efficiency as people with ducted AC systems.

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