Advantage Airtech Blog

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

All about Your Water Heater’s Sacrificial Anode Rod

May 18th, 2015

Rust can occur quite easily whenever any object made of iron comes into contact with water for prolonged periods. And wherever rust is present, corrosion is soon to follow. Your water heater is made of steel, an iron alloy, and as you know, it holds water continuously. So how come the tank has not yet rusted? Continue Reading

Check Out These 3 Indoor Air Quality Systems

May 11th, 2015

Are you dealing with allergies, asthma, or another type of respiratory illness? Do the people in your home tend to get sick often, or do they complain about the stale indoor air? A whole-home air quality system may be just what you need to stay comfortable and healthy. Check out three of the whole-house options you can have installed when you work with indoor air quality specialists. Continue Reading

Is a Geothermal System Right for You?

May 4th, 2015

Today, manufacturers of air conditioning and heating systems look for ways to design units that are as efficient as possible, to help the environment and your energy bills. One of the most environmentally friendly units around is the geothermal heat pump. Geothermal heat pumps draw from the heat energy deep in the earth to give you whole-home heating and cooling at a smaller price tag. While they still use energy from the utility company, this amount is minimal and you’ll be sure to see savings over time that could even offset the initial cost. Continue Reading

What’s the Noise Coming from My Boiler and What Can I Do about It?

April 27th, 2015

One of the biggest advantages of using a boiler for home heating is that boilers are generally very quiet. Of course, the advanced comfort of a boiler is the main reason to purchase one, but when the tank becomes noisy, you cannot fully enjoy the heat. You may begin to wonder about the state of your system. Should you continue using it? Is your boiler at risk? We’ll answer these questions in today’s guide, but be sure to call a professional HVAC technician when you suspect an issue with your heater. Continue Reading