There aren't many things more frustrating than an air conditioning that refuses to run. A hot, muggy home can make your space incredibly uncomfortable, which is why I have always focused on maintaining my air conditioning system. Unfortunately, I still run into problems from time to time and I am sure that all of you do, which is one of the reasons I decided to build this website. Check out these posts for more information about keeping your system working beautifully, even if you aren't naturally good at fixing things. You never know, making the right changes could dramatically improve your summertime experience.
22 August 2018
It is not the heat; it is the humidity. How many times have you heard people say that? Well, it is partially true. When the heat is a dry heat, people are able to adapt by sweating. As the sweat evaporates, the body is cooled. However, when it is too humid, the sweat cannot evaporate because the air is already too heavy with moisture. Then the body cannot cool itself properly, and people end up with heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
19 July 2018
It can be quite frustrating when the air conditioner in your home stops working during the hot summer. One reason why this can happen is due to a refrigerant line that has frozen. It means that the refrigerant inside cannot cycle through the compressor, and the condenser coil cannot remove the heat from the air so that it is chilled. Here is what you can do to troubleshoot the issue.
15 June 2018
Having a basic understanding of how central HVAC systems work is very useful to building owners. If you know the basic functions of the main components in your system, you will be able to identify potential problems sooner. This definitely doesn't always mean that you will be able to fix these problems yourself, but it is always helpful to diagnose problems sooner rather than later so the issue can be taken care of.
7 May 2018
If your central air and heating unit isn't running properly, it could be a problem with the digital thermostat instead of the system itself. HVAC thermostats are programmed to turn on or shut off when the room reaches designated temperature, to keep it from continuously running which saves energy. Before you call a repair technician, troubleshoot the thermostat by following these steps. Prepare to Troubleshoot the Thermostat To troubleshoot the thermostat, gather:
23 March 2018
Most people have liquid drain cleaners that they don't hesitate to pour down the drain every time there is a blockage. Unfortunately, this is not the best way to deal with drain problems. Here are some of the disadvantages of relying on liquid drain cleaners: The Cleaners May Corrode Your Plumbing Pipes Chemical drain cleaners work by dissolving or breaking down the debris causing blockage within the drain pipes. This means they contain corrosive ingredients, such as acids.