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Why Your AC Smells Musty

In places like Florida that are notorious for their heat, having a functional air conditioner is the quintessential feature of indoor comfort. You may melt into a puddle of sweat between the time you park your car and when you unlock the door to your house, but once inside, all is supposed to be well. […]

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Not Cooling the House?

Living in Florida often means feeling like you’re swimming underwater in a dank swamp. It’s hot, humid, and all you want to do is escape that uncomfortable environment and relax in your air conditioned home. Nothing can ruin those dreams of cooling off, however, like discovering that your AC unit is blowing lukewarm air. Learn […]

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Signs AC Capacitor is Bad

How to Tell if Your AC Capacitor is Bad

If your air conditioner is not working properly, you may be concerned about the cause for the malfunction — and how much it’s going to cost to fix it. While the culprit could be many issues, a common cause is a faulty capacitor. But what exactly is a capacitor? And what are the signs that […]

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Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Like Mildew?

Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Like Mildew?

Florida summers can be brutal, and the last thing you need is to turn on your AC and smell mildew. This probably leaves you questioning the source of the odor, and if it will affect your health. If the air smells moldy or musty, then you have a possible mildew issue. When you return indoors […]

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How To Reduce Humidity In Garage

How to Reduce Humidity in Your Garage

For some people, a garage is a purely utilitarian space. It’s a place fit to store junk and park cars, but nothing else. For others, it is a veritable playground — a place to work on the old hot rod,  throw darts,  play pool, or pump iron. Whether you’re spending five minutes or five hours […]

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Should I Ever Turn Off My AC

Should I Ever Turn My AC Off?

Beating the heat in the Florida summertime is hard work, but so is keeping your energy bill low while staying cool. There are many opinions about when and how often to run your AC, but what’s the best strategy to stay frugal without compromising your comfort? And is it ever okay to turn your AC […]

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AC On During Thunderstorm

Is It Safe to Leave My AC on During a Thunderstorm?

Stormy, warm weather is just a way of life during Florida summers. This means our air conditioners are constantly running to keep us cool and comfortable. But is it safe to keep an air conditioner running while it’s storming? Answering this question correctly can save you — or cost you — a lot of money during this […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Energy Bill Low During Quarantine

5 Tips for Keeping Your Energy Bill Low During Quarantine

Due to the recent quarantine, we’re all spending a lot more time in our homes. One unfortunate consequence of being indoors so much is higher energy bills. Our lights are on more, we’re constantly running our AC units, and most of us are opening our refrigerators more often than we would if we were in our […]

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Why You Should Get Indoor Air Quality Testing

Why You Should Get Indoor Air Quality Testing

As a homeowner, your home is something you take great pride in. After all, it’s a safe place for you and your family to relax, spend time together, and make memories. And while you may think you’ve been doing everything you can to ensure your home is clean and safe, you may have forgotten about […]

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Poor Indoor Air Quality Signs

Signs Your Home Has Poor Indoor Air Quality

When it comes to understanding the importance of indoor air quality, think of it like this: your AC is your home’s lungs. Whatever air your AC breathes in, impacts the rest of your home and family. While air pollution is commonly thought of as something that happens outside the home, the truth is that inside air has the […]

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