Whether you live in a warmer or cooler climate, ice on your AC unit can happen to anyone. Dealing with ice on your air conditioner doesn’t quite classify as fun — but it’s certainly one of those things that’s better to deal with early on. Ice on your unit can happen for a variety of … Read more Why Does Ice form on AC units?
ACCA (Air Conditioning Contractors of America) is a trade organization with more than 60,000 members that helps promote professionalism by establishing best practices and standards. Based on their following statement, I believe it is safe to say they recommend routine maintenance for your AC system: “For the public good, it is essential that residential Heating … Read more Maintenance By ACCA
Before most people buy something new, especially for high ticket items, they will look at the ratings and measurements of the product. For a car someone might look at MPG, or the resolution if they are buying a new television. But how do you compare new air conditioning systems with so many different manufacturers and … Read more How are new AC units rated?
We are excited about helping Evolutionary Homes build the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway house. This will be a beautiful home built in Cresta Bella in northwest San Antonio, TX. Tickets to win the home will be available this summer with proceeds going to St. Jude’s Hospital. We are humbled to do our small part … Read more St Jude Dream Home Giveaway
Like most other products for your home, the technology for air conditioning systems has vastly improved over the last 10 years. The efficiency of systems has improved, thermostats have become smarter, and even the refrigerant has been updated to be more environmentally friendly. One change having the biggest impact on overall performance is the shift … Read more The Value of Variable Speed AC Systems
Warranty can fall under a lot of descriptions but as a rule of thumb warranty of your new HVAC system covers all the parts, and in some cases labor and refrigerant and even service fees if the correct extended warranty is bought in conjunction with your new HVAC system. If your new system breaks down … Read more Warranty Plans vs. Maintenance Plans
The ductwork system is responsible for distributing the conditioned and filtered air throughout your home and returning it back to your heating and cooling equipment. Properly installed ductwork will maintain an even temperature throughout the home, have minimal air leakage, and produce a negligible amount of noise. On the other hand, a poorly installed duct … Read more Not All Ductwork Systems Are Created Equal