Air On Demand Blog: Archive for August, 2015

How Duct Cleaning Improves Your Air Conditioner

Monday, August 31st, 2015

There are several complex mechanical and electrical components that make your central air conditioner run. But none of these would be of much help without a central duct system to deliver the cool air from your AC to the rest of the house. The air ducts are essential to the operation of your air conditioner, but they are largely ignored when it comes to maintaining the AC system. While air duct cleaning usually is not necessary as an annual service, we recommend scheduling duct cleaning every now and then to improve your air quality and the performance and efficiency of your air conditioner. Find out more about the benefits of this service below.

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Can I Replace Just the Outside Portion of My AC?

Monday, August 24th, 2015

The outside portion of your air conditioner is done for. It’s served you well these last several years, but your technician tells you that repairing the broken down condenser is not possible or that it is just not worth the cost with a high risk of failure later on. It’s time to replace the outside condenser, but do you have to replace the indoor unit as well? It’s tough to say.

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How Your Air Conditioner Helps to Control the Humidity

Friday, August 14th, 2015

Florida’s humidity levels are no joke. High humidity can make people a lot less comfortable in the summertime because sweat cannot evaporate sweat from your body. This makes the air feel a lot warmer than the actual temperature reading on the thermostat. Thankfully, your air conditioner not only takes care of the heat, but also the humidity!

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Install a High-Efficiency AC System This Time Around

Monday, August 10th, 2015

Replacing an air conditioner can be a stressful experience. We’d like to make the process a little bit easier by giving you one valuable piece of advice: choose a high-efficiency system rather than a low-budget unit. Even if funds are low, it’s worth it to go with a high-efficiency air conditioner based on the savings you’ll see each month. Here’s how to find the right system for your home.

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When Should You Replace Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Determining when your air conditioner should be replaced can be difficult when it hasn’t broken down completely. If there’s a chance that your air conditioner can be repaired, you have a tough choice to make when deciding whether or not it’s worth it. While this is a decision we think you should make with your local HVAC technician, we’ve provided a guide to a few of the times you can tell that your air conditioner should be repaired and not replaced.

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