Parker Services Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC’

New Heater? Consider Investing in a Heat Pump!

Monday, February 15th, 2021
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Tallahassee isn’t the coldest climate in the world. Or the country. Or, you know, the coast. Truth be told, your air conditioner will definitely see a heck of a lot more use than your home heating system does. So no real reason to give your heater all that much thought, right?

Well, that’s not true, but you likely already knew that.

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How Ductless Mini Splits Save Homeowners Money

Monday, October 12th, 2020
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It goes without saying that summers are intense around here, and most of the year feels like it could well be summer. Our air conditioners get a heck of a workout, month after month. As you’ve probably seen in your own energy bills time and time again, all that work doesn’t come for free.

Just because you’re used to high cooling costs and we live in a very hot area doesn’t mean that you have to just put up with them, though. If you’re thinking about replacing your existing air conditioner in Tallahassee, FL, any time soon, you should definitely think about installing a ductless mini split in its place.

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3 Major Benefits of Great Ductwork

Monday, September 28th, 2020
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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 out of sight does not mean they should be out of mind. Your air ducts in Tallahassee will cause serious issues if they are not kept in great condition.

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3 Great Benefits of AC Maintenance

Monday, August 31st, 2020

We cannot stress this enough: your air conditioner really gets put through the wringer when you live in as hot a climate as ours. And if you’re not doing everything possible to protect the condition of your AC, you’re going to wind up in trouble.

That means more than just changing your air filter regularly. It means scheduling professional air conditioning maintenance in Tallahassee, FL. It means doing so with us. And it means taking advantage of our Peak Performance Service Agreement. We make routine maintenance so simple that there is absolutely no excuse for skipping out!

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Common Causes of AC Inefficiency

Monday, August 17th, 2020

When you get your energy bills each month, are you shocked by what you see? Has it gotten so bad in the summer season that you’ve been hesitant to run your AC as much as you would like to? Then this is the post for you. We don’t want anyone compromising when it comes to their comfort just to accommodate their budgets. No, cooling your home isn’t free—but it also shouldn’t break the bank.

The good news here is that you don’t need to replace your entire air conditioning system just because your AC seems to be running inefficiently. In fact, it’s often the result of something pretty easy to fix. And, in some cases, it really just boils down to user error. So be sure to keep these tips in mind, and contact us if you have any concerns regarding your air conditioner in Tallahassee, FL

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5 Signs It’s Time for AC Repairs

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

If you work with a contractor and they tell you that your AC is guaranteed to be problem-free, find a new contractor. Seriously. You deserve to work with honest people. No contractor with any integrity would make such a false claim. The fact is that all air conditioners need repairs from time to time.

Are there ways to limit the need for repairs? Of course. You can and should schedule professional air conditioning maintenance. You should change your air filter regularly, too. That’s a more important task than many people realize. Even then, you’ll still have occasional AC repair needs.

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3 Reasons You Need a Ductless Mini Split

Monday, July 20th, 2020
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Looking for a new way to cool your home? Want to take advantage of the latest and greatest HVAC technology on the market? Then 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.

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 winters. If you are ready for a new air conditioning installation or the time for an air conditioning replacement has come, you may wish to consider a ductless mini split in Tallahassee.

Ductless systems have many advantages. Below we’ve listed three of the main reasons you may need a ductless mini split for your next air conditioning installation.

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