What if we told you it’s possible to spend less money on your bills this summer without sacrificing any of the convenience you enjoy? Most of our household bills come from just a couple places in the summer, and it doesn’t take a lot of work to slash those bills to pieces. Follow these tips … Continue reading Some Simple Ways to Save Energy This Summer
It’s only mid April but we’ve already had some nice warm days. That might signal some serious heat coming our way this summer If your family is like so many others east of Toronto, cutting back on energy use (and those horrendous monthly bills that came from running the air conditioner constantly) is a priority. We … Continue reading A Baker’s Dozen Ways to Keep Cool at Home this Summer
This summer has convinced a lot of people to get some form of air conditioning installed. Are you among them? If you are, a ductless air conditioning system might be the smartest investment (and if you live east of Toronto and own an older home, it’s probably the best way to keep your house cool). Everything … Continue reading What is a Ductless Air Conditioner?
One of the most common air conditioning issues is also one of the most damaging: a leaky system. Water can leak from an air conditioning system and into a home. Depending on the position of the indoor portion of the unit, it may leak into a room of the home and damage valuables or the walls, cabinetry, or flooring.
When you are tracking down the perfect air conditioning system for your new home, choosing a quality brand and a model that is the right size for your home are both important, as is finding a system with the features you will want throughout the life of the system.
We’ve heard it time and time again: an air conditioner stops cooling sufficiently and someone says, “Do you think it just needs more Freon?” Freon is a trademarked name by Dupont, a term that is usually used in place of the generic term refrigerant.
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.
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.
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.
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.