Air On Demand Blog

Fur In Your Vents? Time For a Duct Cleaning!

November 11th, 2019

dog-lying-floorDogs, cats, rabbit, birds, the list goes on. So many of us have furry critters that we consider a part of the family. We love to pet them, cuddle with them, and we brush or bathe them when it is needed (if they let us that is.)

But even those of us that groom our pets everyday are going to run into stray fluffballs. It is unavoidable and that is what our air filters are for! These handy parts of our home comfort systems work hard to filter out as much fur dust and other debris as possible out of the air we breathe.

With that said, these systems have their limits. Eventually any filter will get overloaded and won’t be able to filter well anymore. This will happen a little faster too if extra debris and fur has been piling up into your home’s ductwork.

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The Benefits of an Air On Demand Air Conditioning Unit

October 29th, 2019

ductless-air-conditioner-air-handler-remote-controlledWhen you have to purchase a new air conditioning unit, whether for a brand new install or to replace an old system, you want to make sure that your new one is worth your investment. After all, purchasing a cheaper unit that doesn’t work as well or is less energy efficient will simply ending up costing you more cash in the long run (but you already knew that).

The current problem you may be facing is which one to choose. There really are a lot of brands and types of air conditioners to select from and it can make a lot of consumers feel overloaded by the plethora of options.

We might be able to give you some clarity in this arena because we know the benefits that come with an Air On Demand American-made unit! If you would like to learn more about these units being offered by our Miami air conditioning company, read on (and, should the urge strike you, reach out to us to schedule an appointment for an installation).

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Your Air Filter, Your AC, and You

October 14th, 2019

dirty-ductless-air-filterDid you know the air you breath can impact your health? We aren’t just talking about smog; we mean the amount of dust, pollen and other contaminants in the air that might enter your lungs, can have an effect on your health. What’s more, this debris can impact the health of your air conditioner over time too, making it harder for your system to run the more it builds up.

Thank goodness you have an air filter!

The filter within your air system is able to, well, filter out a lot of stuff that you might not want in your house, or in your throat! But even this handy little part of your cooling system has its limits. The question is, what can you do to help care for it and improve the health of you and your AC?

Read on to find the answer!

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Are You Ready to Kiss Your AC Goodbye?

September 30th, 2019

blue-question-markWe totally get it — letting go of something you love is never easy! But here’s the thing: sometimes saying goodbye is for the better, especially when it comes to operating an older, outdated air conditioner!

There are plenty of signs that suggest the time has come to replace your air conditioner, and below, we’ve listed a number of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more (and don’t be afraid to grab some tissues — we know how emotional this can be!)

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No, It’s Never Too Late for an AC Tune-Up!

September 16th, 2019

Okay sure, it’s already September… but does that mean that you’re going to be turning off your air conditioner any time soon? Of course not! We live in Florida! There is no such thing as “too late” when it comes to scheduling air conditioning maintenance services.

You see, when it comes to maintenance, it truly is “better late than never”. In fact, there are a number of reasons why you definitely don’t want to skip out on these services, even this late into the season. Keep reading below and we’ll explain. 

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Some Pretty Unique Ductless Repairs!

September 2nd, 2019

If you are the proud owner of a ductless system, now is your chance to celebrate! These systems are efficient, effective, take up very little space, and have the ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! In fact, we can’t see many reasons why you wouldn’t want one of these systems in your home!

Now, we know what you’re thinking: Isn’t this a blog about repairs? And yes, this is a blog about repairs (sorry to burst your bubble!) Ductless systems are great for a number of reasons, but the truth of the matter is, like all HVAC systems, your ductless system is going to require repairs at some point. And below, we’ve listed some repairs unique to these systems.

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Quick! Repair Your AC!

August 19th, 2019

service-timeQuick! You’ve got to repair that air conditioner stat! Pick up the phone! Call an ambulance! Wait, no, don’t do that! Call in your local HVAC professionals!

Okay, so you might be wondering why we sound so urgent, but trust us, when it comes to your air conditioner, you really don’t want to wait to schedule your repairs. Sure, we understand why you might be tempted to wait until the end of the summer to schedule your services, but waiting will not do you, or your wallet, any favors.

Below, we have listed some of the reasons why you should not wait to schedule your AC repair in Palmetto Bay, FL. Keep reading to find out more. 

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You Know What Can Withstand a Hurricane? Your Ductless System!

August 5th, 2019

With hurricane season on its way, you want to be absolutely sure that you’ve done everything you can to protect your home and your comfort. Therefore, it is quite important that the HVAC system you’ve got in place is one that is going to be able to withstand the severe weather conditions.

Fortunately, owning a ductless system gives you quite a bit of an advantage over homeowners who don’t. Why? Because these systems are able to keep you and your family cool and comfortable, no matter the weather outside. With one of these systems, you won’t have to worry so much about what happens when a hurricane blows through your area. Keep reading below to find out more!

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Help! My AC Still Won’t Cool My Home!

July 22nd, 2019

man-fan-chair-hatThere is nothing quite worse than an ineffective air conditioner, especially during a hot summer day! But, what do you do if your air conditioner is in mint condition and your still not getting the relief you’re looking for?

What if we told you that the reason your home isn’t getting cool enough has nothing to do with the air conditioner itself? What do we mean by that, you ask? Well, sometimes, the reason your home isn’t keeping cool is due to outside factors, like the amount of insulation you’ve got in your home or even faulty ductwork.

Below, we’ve described some of the ways HVAC techs like us can give you the cooling relief you need to enjoy a more comfortable summer. Keep reading to find out more!

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Consider Upgrading Your Thermostat!

July 8th, 2019

Picture this: The year is 2050, and everywhere you look, you see people calling one another on their bricked-sized cellphones. Then, your friend invites you over to his house to watch a movie, and you arrive only to discover that you will be watching the movie on a VCR. Finally, you decide to look up what’s going on, take out your computer, and quickly learn that in order to connect to the internet, you need a dial-up connection!

Sounds absurd, right?

Dial-up, VCRs, and giant cell-phones have all become obsolete for a reason—they’ve been replaced by newer, better technologies. Well, the same principle applies to your thermostat. That’s right: an old, manual or sliding thermostat simply isn’t going to cut it anymore. If you are looking for better efficiency and improved comfort, your best option is to replace that old, outdated thermostat with a brand new one!

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