Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

5 Reasons to Love Central AC Systems

Monday, September 5th, 2022

condenserHave a window air conditioner that you are tired of dealing with? Switch to a central air conditioner to get unbeatable comfort moving forward. These systems are able to cool your house, yes your entire house, effectively and efficiently. And that applies to just about every house out there, whether it is a one-story, two-story, or three-story floorplan.

If you are just starting to learn about central ACs, we’d love to give you a quick look at all the benefits that can come from these systems so you can feel confident making the switch.

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A Guide to Choosing Your Next Air Conditioner

Monday, August 22nd, 2022

When we are in the worst of the summer heat in August, it is usually not a good sign to be researching information about an AC upgrade. It probably means the situation is pretty dire.

Well, thankfully, our team can provide you with prompt and effective service. All you need to do is call or click to make an appointment for your AC upgrade. Oh, and it is a good idea to figure out what system may be the one you want to have installed in your home.

If you aren’t sure where to start with choosing your next AC unit, our team can help with that too. Here is a small guide we put together to help you select your next air conditioner in Charlottesville, VA.

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Efficient AC Operation Tips

Monday, August 8th, 2022

serviceThe heat of summer gives everyone a run for their money when it comes to keeping cool. Here’s the thing though: you don’t want to use an AC system that eats up your entire budget.

The heat and humidity in our area require the use of a reliable air conditioner. But how can you use your system if it is costing you too much money? Well, it may be time to see if there are any habits that you might want to change up that will help improve your system efficiency.

Here are some tips to help you enjoy an effective and efficient air conditioner in Charlottesville.

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Explaining the Ice on Your AC

Monday, July 25th, 2022

Have you noticed that there is ice starting to collect inside of your air conditioner? Maybe the thought occurred to you that this was a good thing. After all, ice is created by extremely cooled air. The reality though is different. Yes, ice is created when the air is cooled down by a lot. But it isn’t a good sign when your system creates it.

Ice collecting in your air conditioner is actually an indicator that you need air conditioner repair in Charlottesville, VA. This situation can be created by several different issues within the system, all of which our team can help with.

Read on to learn more or call today to book a repair.

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7 Indicators You Need an Air Conditioner Repair

Monday, July 11th, 2022

Now is not the time when you want your air conditioner to act up. Well, okay, there is really never a time when you do want your AC to malfunction. But the start of summer is probably up there on the list!

While summer may have just really kicked off, this is the time of year when we see more people in need of AC repairs in Charlottesville.  The key thing to remember is that, if your air conditioner has started to act up already, then it certainly isn’t going to get better. The longer the issue goes unaddressed, the worse things will be. That’s why you should watch for these warning signs so you can reach out for expert service as early as possible.

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Is Your AC Due to Be Replaced?

Monday, May 16th, 2022

dirty-old-acNo air conditioner is going to last forever. But we strongly believe that it is best to replace an aging air conditioner before it completely gives out. This is because doing so can help save you money on your energy bills and prevents an instance when you may be without any cooling system for days or weeks at a time.

To know when you need to replace your old system, you need to know what the warning signs are that you have an AC on its way out. Be on the alert for these indicators that you need an AC replacement in Charlottesville so you can schedule your upgrade ahead of time.

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Remember to Change Your Air Filter

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

man-with-filterDid you know how important your system filter is to your air conditioner in Charlottesville? You may not realize it, but this seemingly simple part of the system can actually make or break its operation depending on whether it is ignored or not.

The air filter for your AC system is going to help to protect it from the negative impact of too much dust or debris getting into it. Believe it or not, dirt can truly hurt your system’s operation and efficiency. This is why your air filter should be changed or cleaned regularly.

If you haven’t changed out your air filter just yet and didn’t know that you needed to, we’d love to tell you more about why doing so is so important.

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What Short Cycling Means in Your AC

Monday, April 18th, 2022

fanYour air conditioner should run for a good length of time in order to cool your home. But what happens if and when your air conditioner seems unable to get the job done?

It is going to be a problem when your AC isn’t able to complete a full cooling cycle. And don’t be fooled: shortened cooling cycles aren’t a sign that your system is just getting better at what it’s doing. The truth is that short cycling (that is what it is called) is a sign that something is wrong with your AC system.

We’re giving you all the info you need on short cycling so you know when it is affecting your AC and why you should call us about it.

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5 Signs Your AC Needs Repairs

Monday, April 4th, 2022

Things are our area haven’t exactly heated up the way they would during the summer just yet. That said, this makes now an even better time to take care of any air conditioner repair in Charlottesville, VA that has presented itself.

While it may still feel a little early in the year, getting AC repairs addressed as early as possible is always a good decision. This prevents these from escalating and causing a system breakdown when the heat actually hits.

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It’s AC Maintenance Season

Monday, March 21st, 2022

condenserIt’s that time of year again! No, we aren’t talking about spring, although it is springtime. We are talking about maintenance season! Funnily enough, maintenance season and springtime go hand in hand together. Why? Because this is what’s known as a “shoulder season.”

“Shoulder seasons” is an industry term for a time of year when temperatures are a bit milder and you are less likely to have to run a heater or air conditioner to stay comfortable. That is why fall is considered a shoulder season as well.

So, before things heat up, let’s discuss why you should take care of your AC maintenance in Charlottesville now rather than later.

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