Advantage Airtech Blog

Are You Taking the Right Steps to Maintain Your Air Conditioner?

July 27th, 2015

You take your car to the mechanic for an oil change regularly because you want it to perform well and remain as fuel-efficient as possible. Your car is an important part of your life, just as your air conditioner is an important part of your home, which is why we think you should put the same amount of care and maintenance into this system. Here are the steps we recommend to all homeowners in the spring and summer, and why such maintenance is so vital to the performance of your AC system. Continue Reading

It’s Hot Outside! Why Is the Air Conditioner Frozen?

July 20th, 2015

In our area, it’s not strange to see pipes and other components of your home freezing—but not in the summer! When your air conditioner freezes, you should treated it as an air conditioning emergency. A frozen coil is not a normal occurrence, and it won’t help cool down your home any faster. A frozen AC will only struggle to keep you cool, and the parts may suffer a lot of damage. Continue Reading

3 Common Misconceptions about Air Conditioning

July 13th, 2015

Air conditioning systems are complex, which is why you allow experts to take care of any services you need through the years. But there are a few things we think you should know about AC that can actually help you save from month to month. That’s why we’ve cleared up a few common misconceptions in this short guide. Continue Reading

What You Can Check before Calling for Air Conditioning Repair

July 6th, 2015

Scheduling air conditioning repair with a professional is probably not your idea of a great day (even when you work with friendly technicians like ours). Most air conditioning issues should be handled by professionals, but there are some things you may be able to check on your own. Continue Reading

3 Helpful Tips for Preventing Air Conditioning Repair

June 29th, 2015

Although we pride ourselves on friendly, quality service, we understand just how frustrating it can be when an air conditioning system needs repair. You’re left with a broken down AC on a very hot day, and you have to stay home to wait for the technician to finish the job. Taking the proper preventive measures can help to keep your air conditioning system from breaking down when you need it most, so we’re here to offer a few tips. Continue Reading

4 Things You Should Keep in Mind before AC Installation

June 22nd, 2015

Installing an air conditioner does not have to be a stressful process. Find a quality air conditioning installation technician, choose an efficient system, and stay informed about the process if you want to make it a lot easier on yourself and save some money in the long run. We’ve put together a list of a few things we think you should know before scheduling installation to keep the process going smoothly. Continue Reading

Ductless Air Conditioning: An Efficient AC Alternative

June 15th, 2015

Summer is coming up fast, and the weather will soon be too warm to think about going without any air conditioning in the home. Many homeowners without air conditioning systems in place end up purchasing window AC units, which are not known to run efficiently. These systems are noisy and can use up a lot of energy over the summer without living up to your expectations for performance. One of the best alternatives is the ductless air conditioner. Continue Reading

It’s time to Schedule Maintenance for Your Air Conditioner

June 8th, 2015

Have you scheduled an air conditioning maintenance visit yet? The weather is finally getting warmer, and AC maintenance can be a major lift to your home comfort in the spring and summer. This professional service involves cleaning off many of the major components and making a few key adjustments. If you want to stay cool on the hottest of days without draining your budget, call a professional technician and ask how you can benefit from routine maintenance. Continue Reading

Is It Time to Replace Your AC?

June 1st, 2015

Are you ready to upgrade your air conditioning system? If you’ve struggled a great deal with a system that does little to improve your home comfort, the answer is likely a yes. However, for some homeowners, it’s not so clear. If the system has not yet broken down, it’s tough to decide whether a costly repair is worth it or if replacement is a better choice. Allow us to help you work through this issue. Continue Reading

Are Your Ducts in Good Shape?

May 25th, 2015

The ducts are the delivery system of your air conditioning and heating systems, and the job of the ducts seems quite simple. Ductwork doesn’t have any mechanical components; it simply acts as a pathway between your air conditioning system and the vents in your home. However, problems within the ducts can make it difficult for your AC and heater to perform properly, leading to repair issues with your HVAC equipment and comfort issues in the home. Take a look at some of the most common issues with ducts, and why you should schedule duct services with an HVAC professional. Continue Reading