Category: Air Conditioning
Prepare Your Home for the Upcoming Florida Heat
Living in Florida means hot and humid summers, which aren’t just uncomfortable for you, but also potentially damaging for your home. The good news is that there are steps you can take to prepare your home for the upcoming heat, ensuring that you and your family stay comfortable all summer long. In this blog post,
Do You Need a Dehumidifier in Your Florida Home?
We love where we live, but Florida is well-known for its hot and humid weather. The soaring temperatures can make it difficult to keep your home comfortable – and safe. High humidity levels can lead to a range of problems, from mold and mildew growth to respiratory issues and damage to your home’s structure. Fortunately,
Steer Clear of These Plumbing Myths
It can be easy to fall for plumbing myths, especially with all the DIY blogs and lifehack videos out there. With such an abundance of information, it can be hard to filter the good from the bad and know which is misinformation. Unfortunately, some plumbing myths can cause serious damage and end up costing you
Finding Your Optimal Sleep Temperature
Have you ever considered that your sleep quality is being affected by the temperature in your home? It’s true – those who sleep in cooler temperatures are getting better quality sleep than those who turn up the heat or turn off their air conditioner when it’s time to hit the hay. Why is this the
How to Achieve Ideal Humidity Levels at Home
In your Southwest Florida home, humid air and wet surfaces can cause mold and mildew, unpleasant odors, and even surface damage. On the other hand, breathing in air that is too dry can aggravate your respiratory system. This is why it is so important to monitor humidity levels year-round and take steps to control them.
Things to Know Before Buying a Washable HVAC Filter
Your HVAC system’s overall efficiency is directly impacted by the type of air filter you select because it is responsible for capturing airborne particles that can harm both your health and expensive system components. If you’re one of the many homeowners who uses disposable HVAC filters, you might be unsure whether a washable filter is
Why Seasonal HVAC Preventative Maintenance is Essential
Here in Florida, we run our air conditioners almost non-stop during the hot months, giving them little respite during the cooler months. All this use creates wear and tear on the working components of your HVAC, and your system will eventually break down if they aren’t properly maintained. This is why seasonal preventive maintenance is
When Should I Replace My HVAC Unit?
Your HVAC system (that’s your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit) is an often overlooked workhorse in your home, keeping you comfortable throughout the year. In the winter, the heater will keep you warm, and in the summer, the air conditioner will keep you cool. It also ventilates and dehumidifies the air in your home
5 Ways to Protect Your HVAC This Hurricane Season
Hurricane season is here again in Southwest Florida, which means it’s time to prepare! From high winds to flooding, hurricanes can be destructive and dangerous to your house and HVAC system, so make sure to take a few preventative measures to minimize the chances of hurricane damage. Follow these five tips from our
5 Ways to Fix Hot Spots in Your Home this Summer
Do some areas in your home always seem to feel warm no matter how low you turn the AC down? That’s the worst! But be warned: turning down the AC too far will just create cold spots everywhere else and could cause your air conditioner to wear out more quickly. Not sure where to