If you live in a part of the country that has hot summers, your air conditioner probably runs often in order to keep your home at an optimal temperature. Replacing an air conditioner with a new unit can cost a lot of money, so most people want to keep their a/c working properly for as long as possible. Use the following tips to make your air conditioner last longer: Schedule Regular Tune Ups
3 March 2016
If you are going to need a new air conditioning unit this summer, there are ways to prepare for this kind of an installation. The main three ways to prepare for an AC unit installation include: find the best system that suits your needs, enroll in regular maintenance programs for your unit, and consider getting a heat pump as well. Spend your time to make sure you choose the best system for your needs.
3 March 2016
Homes must be designed in a way that lets a certain amount of air escape to the outside. Known as ventilation, the process of discharging air to the outdoors and bringing fresh air inside ensures that moisture, allergens, and dangerous gases don't build up inside the home. Exhaust fans, roof vents, attic fans, and furnace exhaust systems all work together to ventilate a home. But sometimes, homes are not as well ventilated as they should be.
2 March 2016
Most homeowners know HVAC is an acronym that stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. It is, however, not uncommon for there to be a lot of terminology an HVAC technician uses that you may not understand. For example, you may have an HVAC technician recommend getting a split system for your home—the only problem being the fact that you have no idea what a split system is. In trying to decide if this is a recommendation you should consider, it helps to learn more about split systems.
2 March 2016
If you're responsible for paying the electric bill in your home, you probably get pretty upset if someone leaves the front or back porch door open while the air conditioner is running. But did you ever think about how your interior doors might affect how well your air conditioner performs? Here's what you should know. Your Air Conditioner is a Giant Vacuum Your air conditioner is a giant vacuum that pulls in heat.
2 March 2016
During the hot summer months, you most likely rely on your air conditioner heavily to keep your home cool and comfortable. When it comes to home appliances, replacing the air conditioning unit can be quite expensive, so most homeowners want to keep their air conditioning running properly for as long as possible. If you want to keep your air conditioner running for as many summers as possible, use the following tips:
1 March 2016
Your air conditioning, just like any other part of your home, is susceptible to damage. You might think that you take good care of your air conditioning, but there are ways that you can accidentally harm your AC that you don't even realize. See if you are doing any of the following things that will damage your AC. Keeping Your Air Vents Closed In Rooms You Don't Use You might think that a good way to help save energy is to keep the vents closed in the rooms that you don't use in order to force the cold air to flow through the vents in the rooms that you do use.
10 February 2016
An insufficient number of sinks in the home can be a real cause of frustration. For that reason, many home owners choose to install new sinks themselves--often with less than ideal results. If you're in a remodeling mood and want to add a well-placed sink to your home, read on. This article will introduce three helpful tips to ensure the results are both attractive and functional. Use a jar to help mark the edges of your new sink hole.
16 December 2015