8 Air Conditioner Tips to Beat the Heat

July 12, 2020

Staying cool inside your home even in a hot, humid city like Alpharetta, GA, is possible without having to deal with high energy bills. You can save money on your monthly energy bill by knowing how to get the most out of your air conditioning system and keeping the cool air trapped inside longer. Everyone knows to improve their home’s insulation but may put it off thinking it will be expensive. Improving your home’s insulation doesn’t have to be an expensive project. Other tasks are imperative for maintaining a comfortable home without the high energy bills as well, such as...

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Can AC Maintenance Improve Your Indoor Air Quality?

April 15, 2020

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air is often three to five times more polluted than outdoor air. This may be particularly true throughout Georgia where the pollen count is high and humidity is rampant. If you’re like most Americans, you spend more than 90% of your time indoors, and doing so could lead to unforeseen health effects. Poor interior air quality has been linked to a variety of health conditions, including asthma, allergies, headaches and skin rashes. Poor air quality also contributes to chronic respiratory conditions like asthma. Routine AC maintenance is one way to help make sure...

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What to do About a Rusty Air Conditioner

September 19, 2019

Rust on your air conditioner isn’t only unsightly but can also affect your unit’s operation. It’s important to take the required preventative measures to ensure that your AC continues to provide your home with the comfort you desire. Let’s take a look at the reasons your air conditioner develops rust and what we at recommend our customers in Alpharetta, GA can do to remedy the situation. How Your Air Conditioner Gets Rusty Your air conditioner is exposed to the elements with the external unit being subject to wind, rain, and snow. If you live near the ocean, salty humidity is...

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Fixing Uneven Cooling in a Home

June 1, 2019

You may notice that some rooms in your home get colder than others during the summer months. However, there are things that you can do to ensure that the entire house cools at the same rate. Let’s look at some ways that you can accomplish this goal. Check Your Air Vents One possible reason why your home isn’t cooling evenly is that it has dirty, blocked or leaking air vents. If a vent is dirty or blocked, it may not allow as much air to flow through compared to others in the house. If a vent is leaking air, the...

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Five Great Tips for Finding the Perfect AC Company

October 17, 2018

A good AC company is both responsible and passionate about its projects. It’ll also take care of a variety of problems. Your AC system is a big investment, and it deserves as much attention as possible. It’s a good idea to research your provider before choosing a service. Between AC installations, repairs, maintenance and upkeep, there’s a lot to be done. To make sure you’re getting the most out of your service, make sure you’ve hired the perfect company. Check out these great tips on doing so. Tip One: Make Sure They’re Licensed, Bonded and Insured Everyone makes mistakes. For...

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The Wonderful Invention of Air Conditioning!

October 6, 2018

Air conditioning is such an integral part of life today that it is hard to imagine that mankind did without it for literally thousands of years. The fact is that air conditioning is a relatively modern invention that is hardly over a hundred years old. What is more, it took several decades for this marvelous invention to become a ubiquitous part of most homes. The History of Air Conditioning Willis Carrier, a young engineer in New York, was the inventor of the first air conditioning unit. However, his device was not intended to provide a pleasant temperature to home and...

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What is a SEER Rating?

September 30, 2018

What does SEER mean? Short for seasonal energy efficiency ratio, SEER is a rating that describes the efficiency of air conditioners and heat pumps. If you’re shopping for a new cooling system, you may have some of the following questions: How Is SEER Measured? To create a SEER rating, manufacturers take the cooling output for a typical cooling season, and they divide that by the total amount of electricity used to run the system. In other words, this rating shows the maximum possible efficiency for a system. It doesn’t show how much energy you will ultimately use. This is similar...

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4 Things to Look For in an AC Company

September 6, 2018

Whether you’re in need of an air conditioner tune-up, repair, or total replacement, hiring the right HVAC company for the job is a must. After all, you rely heavily on your home’s air conditioning to keep you cool and comfortable in the Georgia heat. As you seek out the right air conditioning professional for your needs, there are a few things worth looking for. 1. Glowing Referrals Any reputable HVAC company should be able to provide you with a list of referrals from real clients for which they’ve done work in the past. Take time to follow up with at...

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Why Do Air Conditioning Units Freeze Up?

August 16, 2018

Having air conditioning can be really important, especially in areas of the country where it’s very warm during the summer months. Sometimes, though, these AC units refuse to work the way they should, and that can mean a very uncomfortable house. If it’s too warm it can be difficult to do things, and can also be hard to sleep at night. Fortunately, finding the problem and getting it fixed will get you back to a more comfortable temperature inside your home. There can be a lot of different reasons for a non-working air conditioning unit, and freezing up is one...

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Can Air Conditioning Trigger Asthma?

August 9, 2018

If you’ve ever experienced any condition that makes breathing more difficult than it should be, then you know how frightening shortness of breath can be. Conditions that cause respiratory difficulties can stem from a number of different causal factors. For most of us, shortness of breath is a passing event that can be easily remedied. However, for those suffering from asthma, shortness of breath is a part of life and something that requires constant attention. More often than not, the normal function of an air conditioner will not trigger an asthma attack. Ordinarily, the promotion of a cool and comfortable...

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