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Let Us Help You Choose a New Air Conditioner

June 19th, 2017

choose-new-air-conditioner-helpGoing without air conditioning during the summer due to a system breakdown or component malfunction is bad enough on its own. But finding out that your aging cooling system needs to be replaced is even worse. It’s always better to replace your AC system as soon as possible, so you aren’t stuck making a major decision about your home comfort in the middle of the hottest months of the year. There are actually quite a few options when it comes to a new Del City, OK air conditioning installation, and it can be tough to choose.

We’ve shared some information below about how to choose the right air conditioner for your home. However, our best advice is to call in one of our professional technicians, who are experienced with AC systems of all shapes and sizes.

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AC Troubleshooting: When a Cooling System Won’t Cool

June 12th, 2017

ac-troubleshooting-wont-coolImagine this scenario: It’s the middle of summer and you can hear your cooling system working—the motors are humming, air is blowing out form the vents, and you hear the compressor cycling on. But—something is amiss. Even though your cooling system is technically working, it’s not cooling your home.

There are a number of possible reasons that your AC is not able to do its job. One reason could be that the unit wasn’t properly sized for your home upon installation. This is why it’s always important to only invest in professional Midwest City, OK air conditioning services, so you’ll know you’ll be well-equipped with a trustworthy air conditioner. But this is only one reason your AC may not be cooling.

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Don’t Break the Bank with Your Cooling Costs

June 5th, 2017

bank-cooling-costsWith weather already heating up in our part of the country, it goes without saying that we’ll be relying on our air conditioners a good deal very soon, if you aren’t already using yours on a daily basis. With HVAC use accounting for about half of all energy costs, it’s no surprise that you want to find ways to stay comfortable without breaking the bank.

Your instinct may be to use your air conditioner as little as possible to save money, but this isn’t practical. You shouldn’t have to sacrifice comfort for cost, and vice-versa. We’ve offered some tips below that can help increase your cooling system’s efficiency, and in turn, lower your Edmond, OK monthly cooling bills.

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What Does a New Air Conditioner Cost?

May 22nd, 2017

new-air-conditioner-costAs the temperatures rise and summer approaches, many homeowners are prepping their air conditioners for the months ahead, by scheduling routine maintenance. What if your air conditioner seems like it’s not ready for another cooling season, though? Could it be time for a new AC?

If the answer is yes, then your next question is very likely going to be, “how much does a Nichols Hills, OK air conditioner installation cost?” This is a logical question, and we wish we had a quick answer for you. But the truth is, it depends.

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How to Evaluate HVAC Contractors

May 16th, 2017

how-to-evaluate-hvac-contractorsYour heating and cooling systems account for about half of all your energy costs. Therefore, you want your HVAC system to run as efficiently and effectively as possible for as long as possible, naturally. But it can only do so if it is professionally installed and serviced.

For example, an inexperienced HVAC contractor may not know how to appropriately size a new air conditioner for your home, and as a result you could wind up with an underperforming system, or a cooling system that cycles on and off rapidly (short-cycling), resulting in inefficient performance.

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AC Troubles: Is It Time to Repair or Replace?

May 8th, 2017

ac-repair-replaceWith temperatures still on the mild side, now is the perfect time to assess how well your air conditioner is working and whether or not it’s ready for the warmer weather ahead. If you do indeed decide it’s time for a replacement, now is a great time to look at your various options and consider if you want to upgrade your current system or switch to a different type of air conditioner.

We understand how big of a decision this is. For the average homeowner, the purchase of a new cooling system is a major investment, and you’ll want to make sure you get the best return on that investment, especially considering how much you’ve likely spend on repairs for your aging cooling system already. Keep reading to learn more about when to opt out on repairs and instead invest in an Edmond, OK air conditioning replacement.

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How to Increase Your Personal Home Comfort

April 24th, 2017

improve-home-comfortWith how much you spend on energy costs to heat your home in the winter and cool it in the summer, we understand how important it is to ensure that you are always comfortable in your home. And this has to do with a lot more than simply the temperature of your indoor air (although that certainly plays a role). There are a number of things you can do to improve your home’s comfort levels, no matter the season.

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How You Can Help Maintain Your Air Conditioning System

April 17th, 2017

When it comes to ensuring that your air conditioning system functions as effectively and efficiently as possible for as long as possible, it’s essential that you schedule routine Del City, OK AC maintenance services. But what about in between appointments?

There is a lot that can go wrong in the space of a year (or 6 months, if you have a heat pump). Fortunately, though, there are steps you can take to ensure that your air conditioner is consistently maintained throughout the year.

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How to Clean Your AC Cooling Coils

April 10th, 2017

clean-ac-coilsAs spring progresses and the weather warms, it’s time to start thinking about our air conditioners. This means ensuring that yours is properly maintained and cared for in order to be ready for its heaviest period of use in a couple short months.

Whether or not you’ve already had Midwest City, OK air conditioning maintenance done on your system, it’s important that you keep an eye and ear out for any potential signs that your air conditioner has stopped functioning as it should, so that you can have repairs done quickly and reduce the risk of a premature AC system breakdown.

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How to Care for Your Air Conditioner or Heat Pump

March 27th, 2017

air-conditioner-heat-pump-careWe may still be experiencing mild temperatures for now, but with spring officially here there’s no denying that warmer weather is on its way. And when it comes, you’ll want to be equipped with a fully functional and efficiently working air conditioning system.

That makes now the perfect time to invest in Nichols Hills, OK professional HVAC maintenance for your air conditioning system, or your heat pump. Professional maintenance helps ensure that your system will last as long as it should and work as efficiently as possible in the meantime. There are also smaller maintenance tasks you can do on your own between professional tune-ups, which we’ve shared below.

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