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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how to solve water leak from split ac

How to Solve Water Leaking from a Split AC

Nothing is worse than coming home from a long day to find out that your AC isn’t working. Aside from making your home uncomfortable, leaks from your unit can cause damage to your home. What’s causing the leaks, and how can you prevent them in the first place? If you’re using a mini-split air conditioning […]

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Oustide AC Unit Stuffed With Debris

Outside AC Unit Stuffed With Debris

As a homeowner, you have so many things to keep track of to keep your house running smoothly. Changing air filters, mowing the lawn, cleaning the gutters. These are the items that are most likely to be at the forefront of your mind because they are the most basic ones. However, it’s just as important […]

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How to clean your ac vent

How to Clean Your Air Conditioner Vent

Air conditioners make your home better. It absorbs moisture, keeps the air you breathe clean, and keeps you cool and comfortable during the brutal Florida summers. They also can come with a hefty price tag if you fail to provide them with regular maintenance. But if you treat your air conditioner right, you’ll keep enjoying […]

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How to Prevent AC from Rusting

How to Prevent AC from Rusting

Florida may be known as the Sunshine State, but we still see an average of 60 inches of rainfall each year. Not to mention, Florida is one of the most humid states in the country, meaning we’re never lacking moisture in the air. But what does this mean for your air conditioning system? Your HVAC […]

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How Often Should You Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned

How Often Should You Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned?

As a homeowner, there are plenty of things to stay on top of; homeowner’s insurance, property maintenance, storm preparedness, the list goes on and on. As if that doesn’t keep you busy enough, you also have to make time for AC maintenance to ensure that your air conditioner works efficiently and lasts as long as […]

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Winter HVAC Maintenance Checklist

Winter HVAC Maintenance Checklist

Winter is here and if you haven’t already checked to make sure your HVAC system can survive the frigid temperatures, right now is the time to do it. If you maintain your HVAC system properly, you reduce your energy bill and the risk of costly repairs. During a preventative maintenance appointment, your local HVAC technician will check […]

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how do I change my AC air filter

How Do I Change My AC Air Filter?

As Floridians, we seriously love our AC. Air conditioning keeps our homes cool and comfortable on those muggy, humid days. It also keeps our indoor air clean and free of pollutants. Did you know that AC air filters are responsible for removing particles of dust, soot, and allergens from the air? When the filters become […]

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What is a Condensate Pump?

The condensate pump is the part of your HVAC system that is responsible for pumping the condensate (water) that is produced from refrigeration and heating. Your air conditioner works by absorbing the warmth and humidity from your home. Then, it separates the moisture, causing water droplets to drip into a drip pan. As water levels […]

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What's Involved in Preventive AC Maintenance

What’s Involved in Preventive AC Maintenance?

Air conditioners are expensive investments. Not only that, but they have the power to significantly affect your energy bills, your home’s air quality, and that the entire structure of your household remains as strong as possible (e.g. by avoiding mold growth or humidity-caused damage). To get more bang for your buck, it’s essential to schedule […]

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