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Replacing Your AC? Consider Using a Heat Pump

June 27th, 2016

The split central air conditioner is far and away the most popular way in which homeowners may choose to cool their homes during the hot summer season. That being said, though, it is not your only option, nor is it necessarily the option that best suits your needs and personal preferences.

If you are ready to invest in an air conditioner for a brand new home, or if the time has come replace your home cooling system, then you may want to consider the use of a heat pump in Columbus, OH. Read on to learn a bit more about heat pumps, how they operate, and the benefits that they have to offer.

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Why Is Ice on an Air Conditioner Such a Serious Problem?

June 20th, 2016

There’s ice on my air conditioner, you think, but that’s probably no big deal. You could not be more wrong in this assumption, though. In truth, ice on your air conditioner may indicate that there is a serious problem with your system, or even lead to such problems if none is already in effect. Yes, your air conditioner is there to keep your home cool and comfortable, but the development of ice does not mean that it is simply working too effectively. If you see ice on your air conditioner in Columbus, OH, contact a member of our staff right away.

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Is it Time to Take Greater Control Over Your Air Conditioning System?

June 13th, 2016

If you have a very small studio apartment, or are trying to cool a single rented room, then a window unit air conditioner may suffice. However, cooling an entire house, regardless of size, is much more successfully done with the use of a central air conditioning system. One common concern about using a central AC, though, is the fact that homeowners may not necessarily wish to cool their entire homes to one temperature throughout. You can’t really just seal off vents, as that can disrupt the performance of the system as a whole. There is a solution, though: using a zone control system in Columbus, OH.

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Is Air Conditioning Maintenance Really Necessary?

June 6th, 2016

Before we get any further into this post, let’s just start off by saying that the answer to the question posited in the title above is: yes. You absolutely must schedule professional air conditioning maintenance on a regular basis. At least, that is, if you want to cool your home successfully while protecting the integrity of your home cooling system. A thorough AC tune-up entails much more than simply changing your air filter or spraying down the outdoor unit. Air conditioning maintenance in Columbus, OH is a job for trained professionals only. That is why we recommend that you schedule service with the pros on our staff.

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How Can an Electronic Air Cleaner Benefit Me?

May 30th, 2016

When you think of keeping your home comfortable, you may first and foremost think of your heating and air conditioning systems. It is obviously very necessary that you are able to maintain comfortable temperatures throughout your home all year long, but that is really only a single part of the equation. You must also be sure to maintain a healthful environment in your home by keeping up a high level of indoor air quality. Using an electronic air cleaner in Columbus, OH may be just what you need in order to do so.

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Don’t Let Your Air Conditioner Dry Out Your Home too Much

May 23rd, 2016

One of the great challenges that the modern homeowner faces is balancing high indoor air quality levels with outstanding energy efficiency. It may be an uphill battle at times, but it is certainly not one that is impossible in which to triumph. During the summer season, the humidity in the air outside can get quite high. However, you must remember that your air conditioner actually dehumidifies the air somewhat during the cooling process. Depending upon exact conditions in your home and your geographic area, your AC may actually wind up drying out the air in your residence too much. If this is the case, you may benefit greatly from pairing your AC with a whole-house humidifier in Columbus, OH

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What Benefits Do Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioners Offer?

May 16th, 2016

Investing in a new home cooling system may fall a bit shy of what you’d consider to be the most exciting way in which to spend your money. Regardless of how exciting buying a new AC may be, though, there will come a time when your existing system is in need of replacement, or you need a brand new system installed in a brand new property. Whether replacing an old system or purchasing an air conditioner for the very first time, it is important that you weigh your options carefully. You may find, for instance, that a ductless mini split air conditioner in Columbus, OH is right for you.

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What Do the Capacitors in My AC System Do?

May 9th, 2016

There are a lot of different components in a whole-house cooling system. Not only will you have no direct contact with most of them, but you may not even know that they are there to begin with. While you should, of course, never attempt to service your home cooling system on your own, we do think it beneficial to have a basic idea of how some of these components operate. The capacitors in your air conditioner, for instance, play a vital role in keeping that system up and running. Following you’ll find a brief description of what capacitors are, and the function that they serve for your air conditioner in Columbus, OH.

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Don’t Forget About Your AC’s Air Filter This Summer

May 2nd, 2016

As you hopefully are well aware, you absolutely must schedule routine air conditioning maintenance services if you hope to get the very best performance possible from your home cooling system. However, even diligent, regular maintenance is not enough to keep your system in prime working condition. There is one more task that must be taken care of, and it is actually one that you yourself can handle. You must be sure to change the air filter in your AC as needed. That simple task will benefit your air conditioner in Columbus, OH immensely.

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Is the Time Right for an Air Conditioning Replacement?

April 25th, 2016

Think back to the previous summer season. Were you 100% satisfied with the overall operation of your home cooling system? If not, what was the cause of your dissatisfaction? These are important questions to be asking at this time of the year. We are certainly not in the thick of it as far as heat goes just yet, but before you know it the temperature outside is going to soar. If this is the year for an air conditioning replacement in Columbus, OH, you want to have that new system in place before you really need to be running your air conditioner regularly. Dial our number if you suspect, after reading the following tips, that you’d benefit from an AC replacement before summer sets in.

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