Comfort Incorporated Blog

Signs You Need a New AC

June 18th, 2018

An old air conditioner unit, in need of updating, sitting in tall weedsYour home’s air conditioning system is typically among the most expensive mechanical systems you’ll install. Naturally so, the thought of replacing it isn’t always pleasant for homeowners. But even when we have milder summers, you really don’t want to go without air conditioning—so if yours is ready for replacement, now is the time to start shopping.

When you find what you need, which our team can help you with, be sure to contact us for professional air conditioning installation in Oklahoma City. In the meantime, though, how can you even tell that your existing air conditioner is a candidate for replacement?

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Can Humidity Hurt Your Air Conditioner?

June 4th, 2018

hvac vent on wallLong story short? Yes.

Residents of Edmond are no strangers to the high humidity levels that come along with summer heat. And your air conditioner can deal with that humidity a bit, but it’s not designed to lower the humidity—only the temperatures. Furthermore, excess humidity can actually cause damage to your cooling system as it tried to deal with the humidity, and ultimately you’ll be left with a muggy and uncomfortable home.

The good news is that there is a very effective way to rid your home of this uncomfortable and damaging humidity, and prevent AC system problems—the installation of a whole-house dehumidifier.

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Tips for Bringing Your Cooling Costs Down

May 21st, 2018

air conditioner sitting on pile of moneyWe haven’t met a person who isn’t grateful for the use of a fully functional and efficient air conditioner during the summer. They make home life not only bearable, but actually quite comfortable. But what if your air conditioning in Moore, OK isn’t working as effectively as you expect it to?

The solution to this will depend on the problem. For instance, if you aren’t getting cool air no matter how low you set the thermostat, there’s clearly something wrong with the system. But in many cases, homeowners look at their high cooling costs and assume something is wrong when really it’s just that they aren’t using their air conditioner as efficiently as possible. So, what can you do?

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Tips for Hiring an HVAC Contractor

May 15th, 2018

technician working on ac unitsBy doing a quick online search, you can certainly find a plethora of handymen in your area who are willing to work on your HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system. But that doesn’t mean you should just go with whoever offers the cheapest Oklahoma City, OK AC services when you’re looking to get a new system installed or your existing AC unit serviced.

There are a number of qualities to look for when searching for a reputable and reliable HVAC contractor, which we’ve highlighted below. If you want your HVAC system to be in good hands, follow these tips!

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Is Your Commercial Cooling System in Good Shape?

May 7th, 2018

rooftop ac units on top of commercial buildingIf your answer is, “no, it needs work” or “actually, I have no idea,” then it’s time to call our team for professional commercial HVAC services in Norman, OK. After all, we’re about to enter our hottest part of the year. This is a great time to have a trained technician give your system(s) a look and address any problems that need fixing before summer hits. This is especially the case for commercial air conditioners, which have a much heavier workload than residential systems, and require a contractor that specializes in commercial services.

If you are a business owner or manage an office space, you should contact a commercial HVAC company to have maintenance done if you haven’t already, and repairs if you’ve been told you need them or suspect you may need them.

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Common AC Repairs to Avoid This Summer

April 23rd, 2018

top view of an air conditionerTo say that summers can be unbearable when temperatures are at their highest would be an understatement. That being said, it’s vital that you have a fully effective and efficient air conditioner to get you through the warmer months.

If you haven’t already schedule AC maintenance, now is the time to do so. Having your system tuned-up every year in the spring is the best way to ensure you can avoid air conditioning repair in Edmond, OK. It does bear mentioning that although maintenance will give you a peace of mind that your system will get through this spring and summer, you may still run into cooling system problems that need to be fixed. But how do you know when this is the case?

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Do You Want a Reliable Air Conditioner This Summer?

April 17th, 2018

woman looking warm in front of fanOur temperatures may be fickle this time of year, but if last week was any indication, spring has sprung and summer is well on its way. Soon enough, you’ll be starting up your air conditioner and relying on it to keep you cool, daily. But can you really depend on your Oklahoma City, OK air conditioner to work as efficiently as you need it to, without breaking down? You can, if you follow the tips below:

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Changing Your Air Filter and Other AC Performance Tips

April 9th, 2018

top view of an outdoor ac unitIt goes without saying Oklahoma City, OK air conditioning systems are essential to comfortable living in our area. The right air conditioner, when professionally installed and maintained, can help summers become not only bearable, but actually comfortable. Unless a cooling system just doesn’t work the way it should.

Your cooling system might not be running up to your standards for a number of reasons. Maybe it isn’t reaching the temperature setting on the thermostat fast enough, or perhaps you believe it’s costing you too much to run each month. Fortunately, we have some tips for you to follow that will help your air conditioner cool more effectively, and efficiently.

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No, Those Late Season Heating Repairs Can’t Wait

March 26th, 2018

vent on wall near floorThough we’re in the middle of a pretty rainy and wet couple of weeks, temperatures have begun mellowing out to the point that pretty soon, we’ll be done using our heaters on a daily basis. It is officially spring, though, and you probably aren’t thinking very much about your heating system. Instead, you might be wondering if you should schedule your AC maintenance appointment now (yes, you should).

That doesn’t, however, mean that you should neglect your Norman, OK heating system. Air conditioning services are certainly important, as we’re all well aware of how sweltering our summers can get. But if you have any late-season heating repair needs, we urge you to address them before shutting down your heater for the season.

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Is Your HVAC Contractor a True Professional?

March 20th, 2018

HVAC technician in hard hat working on AC unitAs we transition from winter to spring, now is the time to call for pertinent Oklahoma City, OK HVAC services, such as late-season heating repairs and air conditioning maintenance to ensure that your cooling system is ready to handle the warmer weather right around the corner. Of course, we recommend that you only count on a professional for these services, as anything less could leave you with an inefficient and potentially even inoperable HVAC system.

But, do you know what to look for when it comes to hiring a professional HVAC contractor?

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