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Add Central AC to Old House

Adding Central Air Conditioning to House With No Ductwork

There are many pros to living in Florida — amusement parks, amazing wildlife, countless beaches, and more! It’s no wonder the Sunshine State is such a popular place to vacation and retire. But while living here has many pros, there’s one con most Floridians can agree on: the heat. We don’t really have seasons (unless […]

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what is in dust

What’s in Dust?

Dust is complicated. It seems to come from nowhere, yet sticks to everywhere. You sweep, vacuum, dust, tidy up —  but nothing seems to keep it away long-term. Because dust is so relentless, you may feel like surrendering to dust bunnies is your only option. But, it’s not! You can rid your home of dust. How is that possible, […]

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How to Prevent Rust on Your AC

AC Rust Prevention

As a Florida resident, your air conditioner is one of your home’s crown jewels. No matter how many family responsibilities you may have going on, or how many errands you have to run, being able to count on that cool air when you’re inside is priceless. Naturally, you want your AC to run as efficiently […]

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What is AC Fan Mode

What is AC Fan Mode?

When it comes to air conditioners, most people simply know the basics — that it’s supposed to cool your home, how to change the thermostat settings, and, ideally, you’re also changing the air filter regularly. But what about lesser-used features, such as the fan mode? What is it for anyway? And, would your AC system benefit […]

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AC Keeps Shutting Off

AC Keeps Shutting Off

Quick. What’s your favorite thing about your home? While most people would likely mention their big screen TV or the fire pit in their backyard, as a Florida resident, it’s probably the air conditioner. Not only does it cool your home in the oppressive Florida heat, but it also lowers humidity levels — keeping your […]

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AC Filter Gets Dirty Fast

AC Filter Gets Dirty Fast

Air conditioners — hey cool down homes, keep the humidity out, and make summers in Florida bearable. They also play a crucial role in indoor air quality. So if you’ve noticed that the air filters are getting dirty at what seems to be a fast rate, you may be wondering what’s causing it, and what […]

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Minimum SEER Rating and Refrigerant Requirements in Florida in 2020

Minimum SEER Rating 2020 in Florida

No matter how many beautiful white sand beaches or tropical backdrops we boast about on social media, the reality is that it’s air conditioners that make life in Florida bearable. So, when it’s time to purchase a new one, you want to make sure you’re making the right decision. Since purchasing a new system is […]

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Why Do I Hear Dripping in my Air Vents

Why Do I Hear Dripping in my Air Vents?

Living in a modern world, it’s easy to take many things for granted, such as electricity, running water, and technological devices. It’s also easy to forget about another relatively modern comfort — air conditioners. But, when they malfunction, it’s the only thing you can think about. After all, they are a necessity in Florida. So […]

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Does Ductwork Need to be Insulated

Does Ductwork Need to be Insulated?

Ensuring that your air conditioner lasts as long as possible requires regular maintenance — changing the air filter every 30 to 90 days, flushing the drain line, and possibly conducting a home energy audit. But, what about your ductwork? In addition to keeping them clean, is there anything else you need to do to keep them in top […]

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Why You Should Replace Your AC Before Selling Your Home

Why You Should Replace Your AC Before Selling Your Home

Selling your home comes with a long to-do list — doing minor fixes, staging it, hiring an appraiser, and listing it with a realtor, just to name a few. It takes a lot of time, effort, and money to get it all done. But what about your AC? Should you replace it too before listing the […]

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