Archive for March, 2013

What Features Should I Look For in a New A/C Unit?

Friday, March 29th, 2013

If you are looking to purchase a new A/C unit for your home you will have a lot of factors to consider. A/C units come in a wide variety of sizes, style and types, and each type will function differently. Which specific type of A/C unit you choose will depend on the size of your home, what type of unit you want to mount to your home and what your energy requirements are. If you make the wrong choice you could end up with a poorly functioning A/C unit or one that is extremely expensive to operate. Some units also require professional installation and A/C repair technicians to handle any problems, which is something you should consider before you make any purchases. Here are some features you should look for in a new A/C unit. (more…)

Quick Cleaning for Fans and Air Conditioners

Friday, March 29th, 2013

It is important to perform regular maintenance on your fans and air conditioning units to help keep them running effectively. Regular maintenance will take some of the pressure off of how these machines operate, which makes them run smoother, more efficiently and will reduce the likelihood that they will require professional fan or A/C repair. Performing regular maintenance on your cooling units is simple and will only take a few minutes of your time. However, it is worth this extra bit of effort because these steps could end up saving you money on costly replacements or repairs. Here are some quick cleaning tips for your fans and air conditioners. (more…)

What are the Different Types of A/C Units?

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Homeowners and commercial property owners will most likely want to install some kind of A/C unit in their properties. Air conditioning units serve several important purposes. First they help keep the air within the property cool and comfortable during the hotter months of the year. This helps ensure that the building’s occupants are comfortable. A/C units also help to prevent the spread of allergens like dust and pollen throughout the air, which can help lessen the health effects for people with allergies or breathing problems. There are several different types of A/C units to choose from. Which specific type the property owner chooses will depend on the size and type of the building, as well as the cooling requirements for the building’s occupants. (more…)