Air Conditioning and Heating Articles



Cost-Effective Ways to Survive the Heat in Florida

Sep 27 2015

It feels like summer almost all year long in Florida. Temperatures stay over 80 degrees for much of the year, and with the added humidity, not even nighttime can bring relief. So, if you are like most people in Florida, […]

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Common Thermostat Problems and How They Impact Cooling

Jul 20 2015

A well-functioning air conditioner is essential for home comfort in Sarasota’s hot, humid climate. Any change in air conditioner performance is worrisome, but before calling a cooling expert, check the thermostat. Minor thermostat problems can mimic more serious issues with […]

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An Energy Audit Will Pinpoint Where Your Home is Losing Energy

May 08 2015

The shortest distance between cutting your energy bills year-round and learning where to do it is a home energy audit. These audits locate the exact source of the two most prevalent problems in many homes: air leakage and heat transfer […]

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Why Should I Care About My AC Evaporator Coils?

Apr 08 2015

The more you know about how your air conditioning system works, the better you’ll be able to communicate with your HVAC professional when the equipment needs maintenance or repair. Two of the most important but most easily misunderstood components of […]

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How to Prevent Dirty Ductwork in Your Sarasota Home

Feb 15 2015

Most homeowners try to keep their homes running cleanly and efficiently. There is a hidden problem, however, that often is overlooked. This problem is dirty ductwork, and it can occur without immediate outward signs. Grime and debris in ducts builds […]

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4 Reasons Proper Heat Pump Selection and Installation Are Essential

Dec 22 2014

Heat pump performance and efficiency are directly related to careful heat pump selection and  installation. The advanced technology incorporated in heat pumps has the potential to produce energy-saving results and indoor comfort superior to standard furnace/air conditioner combos. Yet, these […]

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Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips To Help You Heat for Less

Oct 29 2014

The cooling season is winding down in Port Charlotte, and soon it’ll be time to start paying to heat your home. The price of energy is still rising and if you’re dreading the high utility bills that come from staying warm in the […]

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Sealing and Insulation Will Ensure Your Home Stays Comfy and Efficient Year-Round

Aug 08 2014

Summertime in the Sarasota area offers the ideal weather for all things fun under the sun – barbecues, outdoor play, sunbathing and more. Even if you’re among those who love the heat, you probably look forward to finding relief in […]

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Central Air Conditioning: What Are Your Options?

Jun 08 2014

Central air conditioning systems play a large role in a home’s indoor air quality and comfort. Understanding the differences between central air conditioning systems can help you make an informed decision when upgrading or installing a new system.

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Thinking of a Ductwork Redo? Understand Good Design Principles

Apr 23 2014

Heating and cooling systems are responsible for close to 50 percent of the energy expenses in the typical home, and the ductwork plays a substantial role. If you’re shopping around for a new A/C, heat pump or furnace, now is […]

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