Comfort Incorporated Blog

Tips to Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

July 26th, 2021

woman-sitting-on-couch-looking-comfortableMany homeowners did not think much about the quality of air in their homes prior to 2020. With all the time spent indoors, however, more people are now concerned about keeping the air in their homes clean and pure.

If you are looking to improve the air quality in your home, then a professional Edmond HVAC contractor can get the job done with ease. Here are some tips to consider before you hire a service.

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Refrigerant 101: Why Is a Leak Bad News?

July 12th, 2021

insulated-refrigerant-lineAn air conditioning system can develop several issues over its lifespan. One of the most frequent problems that different types of air conditioning systems develop is a refrigerant leak. A leak in your air conditioner’s refrigerant line leads to the system losing refrigerant. Many people do not realize that a refrigerant leak can lead to many problems for an air conditioner.

You’re probably aware that refrigerant is an important part of how your air conditioner keeps your home cool and comfortable during the searing heat in Midwest City. If you don’t know more, it is about time that you learn some of the most important things about it.

This post will share some important information about the refrigerant because understanding its role can help you realize the importance of calling a professional for AC repair in Midwest City if your air conditioner develops a refrigerant leak.

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Sounds You Should Never Hear Your Air Conditioner Make

June 28th, 2021

man-looking-annoyed-on-blue-backgroundA well-tuned air conditioner running efficiently will make little to no noise. Modern ACs are designed to run while creating minimal noise and improved efficiency over their older counterparts. Have you been hearing your AC making strange noises that you shouldn’t hear it make?

There is a chance that something is wrong with your air conditioner. Not addressing the problem on time could result in your AC breaking down, and you might have to end up scheduling services for AC repair in Edmond, OK.

We will list down some of the sounds you should never hear your air conditioner make and what they could mean.

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“Can I Prevent Air Conditioner Repair Needs?”

June 1st, 2021

white-question-mark-on-blue-backgroundThe truth is, no, you can’t always prevent AC repair needs. Natural wear and tear is going to require a cooling system repair every now and then. But that’s okay! It’s to be expected and it’s something we typically catch during professional maintenance. Yes, that means you have to stay on top of scheduling professional maintenance. More on that below.

Look, we understand, nobody wants to have to call for repairs in their home. Fortunately, while not all repair needs are preventable, we can help you avoid some problems. Read on as we uncover some of the best ways to stop air conditioner repair needs before they even happen, in order to save yourself time and money, while enjoying your summer.

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What Happens During an AC Tune-Up?

May 17th, 2021

smiling-technician-working-on-ac-unitIf you’ve been reading our blog for a while, then you probably know that we talk about maintenance quite a bit. This is because of how important an air conditioning service this is! Homeowners often still think of it as a “luxury” service that only people who can truly afford it get. However, maintenance is actually a necessity to keep your air conditioner running efficiently—you can’t afford to go without it.

Maintenance is what allows our technicians to spot small problems with your air conditioner before they grow into much larger problems, or even emergency breakdowns. But what actually happens during this service? What does an AC tune-up provide you with? Read on!

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Why Insulation Matters Year-Round

May 3rd, 2021

attic-with-cellulose-insulationHave you ever set foot in a historical building or even an older home that hasn’t been updated in quite some time, and noticed that it’s just as cold, or hot, as it is outside? This is because homes weren’t always built with proper insulation. In fact, the use of insulation in homebuilding hasn’t even been around that long, but it certainly makes a difference in your comfort—maybe even more than you realize.

We’re here to tell you how big of an impact your insulation can actually have in providing you comfort, no matter what time of the year it is. If you ever think your home could be more comfortable or your HVAC systems should work more efficiently, please give us a call—our insulation services might be just what you need.

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Tips to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

April 19th, 2021

checklist-with-red-markerWhen homeowners hear the phrase indoor air quality, they’re quick to think about the temperature of their home, not necessarily about the contaminants and pollutants that can be floating around in it. This includes dust, dirt, pollen, bacteria, and even viruses. Your home should be your safe haven, but without the proper indoor air quality solutions in place, there’s no way it can be.

Of course, we’re not trying to imply your home is dangerous, only that the state of your indoor air quality can have a big impact on your quality of life and comfort. Read on as we uncover a few tips to improve your indoor air quality, and why you should make it a priority to do so.

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Should You Have Your Air Conditioner Maintained Now?

April 5th, 2021

two-technicians-working-on-air-air-conditionerIt can be easy to dismiss the recommendation for annual air conditioning maintenance. After all, nothing is actually wrong with your air conditioner, so does it really need service at all? It’s never suffered a loss of cooling power–by all accounts, it’s working “just fine.”

But you shouldn’t settle for “just fine”! What if your air conditioner isn’t actually working as best as it could, and as a result is costing each month you more money than you should have to spend? We recommend maintenance because it helps prevent problems. We would love for you to never run into an emergency AC repair need, but the only way to help guarantee that is by taking proper care of the system.

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Our Guide to Repairing or Replacing Your Heater

March 22nd, 2021

We know, as temperatures warm up, your heater is probably the last thing you want to talk about. It’s given you the runaround this year and you’re finally able to take a breath of fresh air and think about something else for a change. Go for a walk, do some meditation, or maybe schedule a spring hike with the family to celebrate making it all the way through such a harsh winter!

Once that’s done, it’s important that you don’t ignore your heating system. Ignorance can lead to problems, and when your heater is the subject of conversation, those problems can be very expensive. Let’s avoid an unnecessary heating repair in Midwest City, OK by talking about the elephant in the room.

It doesn’t have to be a tough conversation. We’ll walk you through just how easy your heater repair or replacement can be.

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Could Your HVAC Systems Be Hurting Your Indoor Air Quality?

March 8th, 2021

vent-low-on-wallIf we were to ask you the relation between your HVAC systems and your home’s indoor air quality, what would you say?

If you’re like many homeowners, you would say that your indoor air quality is determined by the temperature of your home, which of course is controlled by your HVAC systems. This isn’t wrong, but it’s not completely right either. Temperature is only part of good indoor air quality.

Another relation between IAQ and HVAC systems that people make is that their HVAC systems’ air filter protects their indoor air quality. This is also not quite true. It certainly helps with indoor air quality, but this air filter is in place to protect the HVAC systems themselves.

So, what is the real relation between your HVAC systems and your indoor air quality? Read on to find out!

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