January 16th, 2023
So, you’ve decided together as a family that you’re ready to invest in a new heating system. This winter has just been too long, too unpredictable, and too difficult with the system you have now. Wouldn’t it be nice to spend the wintertime doing fun and enjoyable things without having to worry about your heating system? That’s a possibility, but you’re going to need to do some research.
There are a lot of different heating installations in Tallahassee, FL. There are heat pump systems that can both heat and cool your home. There are furnaces, both gas and electric, turning fuel or electricity into heat, and we’ve even got radiant heating units that can transfer heat through the objects and furniture of your home, making your home feel really cozy as the heat wafts up through floorboards.
Before you settle on one system, make sure you know what else is out there or what decisions you need to make first.
December 19th, 2022
Heating, cooling, and air quality. These are all things needed to keep your home nice and comfortable. Sometimes it can feel like keeping your home healthy and happy without breaking the bank is difficult. In some cases, doing so ends up breaking your budget and causing you to miss out on the better things in life, like that vacation you wanted to take or a trip to the theme park.
Well, we’re here to help! We know that it might seem a little strange that your local HVAC team is going to help you with paying less for these kinds of expensive installations, but that’s the fun part about it, we can both win in this situation.
When homeowners take advantage of tax credits, rebates, and other great ways to save money on an expensive HVAC service in Tallahassee, FL, then we get to be the happy ones to provide those upgrades for you.
December 5th, 2022
When you think of your air conditioning system, what are you actually thinking of? That outdoor unit that you whack weeds around? Maybe the thermostat on your wall that you use to regulate temperatures in your home? Those are both reasonable starting places when it comes to the air conditioning system. But there is more to your AC than meets the eye. We are talking specifically about your ductwork.
If you use a central air conditioner or a heat pump to cool your home, then you use air ducts to distribute this conditioned air throughout your living space. These ducts are most likely hidden away behind walls, above ceilings, below floors, in the attic, etc. But being out of sight does not mean they should be out of mind. Your air ducts will cause serious issues if they are not kept in great condition.
November 21st, 2022
We know that the rest of the country is starting to hunker down for the colder months of the year. Around here though, the holidays are often marked by sunshine and warm weather. But just because we don’t see snow doesn’t mean it doesn’t get chilly at times.
The next few months are going to get cooler, especially at night, which means we will be relying a bit more on our heating systems. When you need to turn on your furnace or your heat pump, you should know that it will warm your home effectively and efficiently. Heating maintenance can ensure this is the case.
November 7th, 2022
Living in Florida, it is easy to take our warm and sunny weather for granted. We get that. For the most part, your heating system is really the last thing on your mind.
Until you need it, that is. And especially until you need it and it’s not functioning properly!
While we may not have the dangerously cold temperatures and heavy snowfall that they get up north, we certainly have enough chilly weather in the winter season to need our furnaces to operate reliably.
And, since there is no such thing as a 100% reliable furnace, we definitely need to know what signs of furnace trouble to be aware of. Keep the following tips in mind, and let us know if you suspect the need for repairs.
October 24th, 2022
Looking for a new way to cool your home? Or maybe you want a more efficient heating system so you can pay less for our brief heater use. Either way, it may be time to try something new from the conventional split system air conditioner that uses a single outdoor unit and indoor unit/air handler to send cool air through a network of ducts.
We wrote another blog post recently about some of the benefits of ductless systems, and in case you weren’t still convinced, below are some more reasons to make the plunge on this installation now!
Here in Florida, where heat and humidity are just a part of our daily life, our air conditioners run non-stop for a good chunk of the middle of the year, and sometimes for long stretches during the winter. If you are ready for a new air conditioning installation or the time for an air conditioning replacement has come, ductless may be the way to go.
October 10th, 2022
Fall isn’t usually the time for air conditioner replacement. But, if your air conditioner broke down completely or has a costly repair need that makes it more economically wise to just replace the system, you may not have a choice, especially since, with our climate, summer is really year-round.
Even though you may be tempted, we discourage you from rushing into this purchase. Doing so can leave you with a system that’s not properly matched for your home and therefore doesn’t perform as it should. Also, in the last decade, there have been many technological advancements in air conditioning, and you may discover you want something completely different than what you’re used to.
For instance, if you haven’t thought of it yet, you’d do well to consider the installation of a heat pump!
September 26th, 2022
An AC system with no ducts? How does that work?
Really well, in fact!
Living in Tallahassee FL, ductless AC may have come on your radar, but you’re not sure it’s right for your home. Check out these great benefits here!
September 12th, 2022
When you live somewhere that gets as hot as it does here, it goes without saying that businesses and commercial spaces need powerful and efficient cooling systems, and they need them to operate well on a daily basis. The peak of summer may be behind us, but that doesn’t mean warm temperatures are over, and therefore it’s vital that you keep an eye out in case your commercial AC started experiencing problems.
Or rather, you should keep an ear out–that’s right, one of the most common signs that something is wrong with an air conditioner is strange noises. Now, we get it, many if not most commercial air conditioners are on the rooftop, far away from a hearing distance. If, however, you can hear your commercial AC, the following noises are what you should listen for–and if you hear them you should give our team a call right away.
August 15th, 2022
Temperatures have been high for weeks now, and you’ve only just noticed that you forgot to schedule an air conditioning maintenance appointment this past spring. Maybe you can just skip it this year? It’s kind of late to have it done, right?
Well actually, consistency is more important than timing. And with the exception of a completely broken down air conditioner that’s beyond repair, it’s never too late for a tune-up. Plus there are way too many benefits of routine AC maintenance to skip out on it.
Read on to learn more!