The Smell Of An Air Conditioner In Need Of Repair

Keeping your commercial space cool and comfortable would be impossible without a functional air conditioner. Unfortunately, the AC unit that is meant to make life more bearable can become a source of distress when it falls into disrepair. You may be surprised to discover that you can tell a lot about the condition of your commercial AC unit simply by paying attention to the smells it emits. Here are three odor-producing types of damage that can indicate your AC unit is in need of professional repair. [Read More]

Winter Prep: How To Keep Your Furnace Running Smoothly And Efficiently

It's that time of year again when the temperature starts dropping and you want to make sure your furnace is running efficiently. Furthermore, now is the perfect time to take preventive measures so you can be prepared for colder weather and keep your furnace running smoothly and efficiently throughout wintertime. Here are 5 tips on how to prepare your furnace for winter: 1. Change Your Air Filters Regularly Air filters are an essential part of any HVAC system, as they help ensure clean air flow by trapping dust, pollen, dirt, and other airborne pollutants from entering the interior of your home. [Read More]

Why Does Your Furnace Blower Keep Running (And When Is It A Problem)?

If you have a standard single-stage furnace, you're probably used to its normal heating cycles. These furnaces operate by blowing warm air for just long enough to reach your thermostat setpoint, at which point they shut down and wait for the thermostat to call for heat again. Despite these on/off cycles, a well-sized furnace should maintain a comfortable and relatively consistent temperature. However, you may have occasionally noticed that your vents will continue to blow warm air even after your thermostat reaches its target temperature. [Read More]

Both Sides: The Ups And Downs Of Mini-Split AC Units

These days, there are several types of air conditioners you can choose from. One that your HVAC contractor might recommend is called a ductless mini-split air conditioner. Sometimes, this is referred to simply as a mini-split air conditioner. These systems, unlike typical central air units, do not require ducts to be placed in your walls. They have two components: a condenser and an air handler. So, should you follow your HVAC contractor's recommendation and have a ductless mini-split AC unit installed? [Read More]