air conditioning

August 28, 2017
Commercial Central Air Conditioning Units

How Your Central Air Conditioning System Works

You enjoy its service every day, but you may ask yourself how your air conditioning system works. Educating yourself on how the central air conditioning system works will help you when service or repairs are necessary. Air Conditioning System Basics Most central air conditioning systems in our area are split systems. They have an outdoor unit with a condenser coil and compressor and an indoor evaporator coil, installed in the attic, usually with the furnace. The general principle behind how your air conditioning system works is that heat moves from a warmer surface to a cooler surface. The air conditioning […]
July 27, 2017
Central Air System Ducts

Are Air Conditioning Service Plans Worth It? (2018)

If you have considered committing to an air conditioning service plan, you may have wondered if paying for one would be worth your time and money. Air conditioning service plans provide regular preventive maintenance for your HVAC system. Some provide a once-per-year service and some two or more. To determine whether an air conditioning service plan is worth it, you must ask yourself a few questions. What type of air conditioning service plan is it? How many service trips does the plan provide? What does each service trip include? These are a few of the considerations that go into determining […]
April 25, 2017

When to Replace Your Air Conditioning Unit (2018)

Knowing when to replace your air conditioning unit or repair your current unit can be a bit of a puzzle. At some point, it just makes sense to install a new air conditioning unit. However, it may not be as quickly as you think. Since it is not always easy to know when to replace your air conditioning unit, here are a few criteria to consider. Age of the Unit Here in Texas, it is hardly an option to not have a functioning air conditioning system in the heat of summer. When things are not working, it is hard to […]
April 20, 2017

What Type of Air Filters to Buy

With a myriad of products on the market, of all different varieties and qualities, you may wonder what type of air filters to buy. There is a difference in quality, and it is important you know what you are paying for in your purchase of air filters. The MERV (Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value) rating will give you a good idea of how effective the filter will be at trapping particles in your air. The lower the MERV rating, the lower efficiency of the filter and the more often it will need to be replaced. Hopefully, we can help you determine […]