Learning About Air Conditioners

3 Important Air Conditioner Tips That Pet Owners Need to Know

You love your pet, and you want to make sure that it's always safe and comfortable in your home, but you also want to be sure that your pet doesn't damage your home. That's why you give your cat a scratching post or train your dogs to go outside. However, many pet owners don't realize that they need to take special steps with their air conditioner to protect both their pets and the machinery. Read More 

What You Should Know About Your Window Unit’s Thermistor Operation, Inspection And Cleaning

Window-mounted air conditioners are a great alternative for homeowners looking to cool small spaces or in areas where central air conditioning is not feasible for one reason or another. They are generally low-maintenance items that need occasional filter cleaning and not a lot of other upkeep. However, if your window unit is acting strangely, such as cycling on and off, or the temperature of the air is rapidly alternating between hot and cold, a good first place to check for trouble is the thermistor. Read More 

Indoor Humidity: What All Homeowners Need To Know

In the summer, most homeowners are focused on keeping their homes cool. However, there's another aspect of your home's indoor air that deserves just as much, if not more, focus: humidity. High humidity is often an issue in the summertime, and it can lead to a range of issues from mold growth to warped wooden floors. In order to keep your home safe from these woes, it's important to know the basics of indoor humidity. Read More 

How To Minimize The Need For Heating Repairs During The Snowy Winter Months

When the snowy winter months come rolling around, it can get pretty chilly inside without the comfort of a heater. Because your heater works hard to keep you warm, all the wear and tear can result in the need for repairs just when you need it to perform the most. Luckily, there are some easy steps you can take to keep your heating system in good shape and minimize your need for heating repair: Read More 

5 Questions To Help You Decide If A New Air Conditioner Is The Best Choice

Central air conditioning gives you an escape from the summer heat, but only if the system is working properly. If you feel your current air conditioning system isn't cutting it anymore, it may be time for a repair or total replacement. These five questions can help determine if getting a new air conditioning system is the best choice for your cooling needs. How Old Is Your Current System? The first and most important factor to consider is the age of your current system. Read More