Air On Demand Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Service FAQs: AC Repairs vs. AC Replacement

Monday, April 27th, 2020

Determining when you need to schedule a service like an air conditioning repair in Palmetto Bay or a replacement is going to be important to maintaining your home comfort. This is because catching the signs of trouble ahead of time reduces the risk that you’ll spend hours or days during a busy season waiting for a technician to have the availability to come by.

Spring may not always feel like spring in our part of the country, but that doesn’t mean it is any less of a chance to make sure we are keeping our AC systems in tip-top shape…or preparing to replace the ones that aren’t. The only hindrance to this is going to be making sure you are scheduling the correct service for your unit. Knowing the indicators for which service needs your AC has will go a long way in keeping you cool on sweltering spring and summer days.

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Tips to Optimize Your AC Usage

Monday, April 13th, 2020

ac-savingsWhile some parts of the country are still trying to keep warm, here in Florida, it feels like the heat has been turned up too high. With temperatures that are getting closer to the triple digits than anything else, we are all depending on our air conditioners a lot more.

With all that extra use, your air conditioner is going to be accruing some mileage and that can impact its ability to efficiently cool your home. Thankfully, there are some things that you can do to help your AC out. We have some best practices that you can use to keep your home cool without driving up your bills.

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5 Signs You Need AC Repairs

Monday, March 30th, 2020

woman-using-fanWith everyone spending extended amounts of time in their homes, your home comfort levels are going to be even more important than usual. Staying at home is certainly going to be a lot harder if your air conditioning system isn’t working. That is why you want to make sure that you are keeping your AC unit in the best possible shape it can be in.

Whether you have a central air conditioner or a heat pump AC system, maintenance and repairs are going to be the services that you should always be on top of scheduling to keep your home cool and comfortable. And while maintenance does make a hugely positive difference, it won’t stop every potential AC repair in Homestead, FL. That is where our trained and experienced HVAC technicians are ready and willing to help.

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5 Facts About AC Maintenance You Need to Know

Monday, March 16th, 2020

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Spring has sprung which means that we are going to be using our air conditioners once again, if we haven’t started using them again already. Didn’t we just turn them off last week? It may feel like it, honestly, and it probably feels like that for your system too.

Thankfully, there is a way to help give your air conditioner a good kick-off to the cooling season: maintenance. This service can provide a lot of good things for your system and your comfort that we think you should know about. In fact, we have 5 facts about maintenance that are great for you to have on hand to help you decide whether you want to schedule a tune-up or not.

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Tips For Your Thermostat

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

digital-thermostat-handYour thermostat is a seemingly minor yet highly vital part of your HVAC system. Aside from occasionally adjusting the temperature or switching between heating and cooling mode, you might not spend much time considering your thermostat’s role in your home comfort.

We want you to know that your thermostat is actually a huge factor in how comfortable your home is. From the way that you use this part of your system, to keeping it well maintained, your thermostat can truly make or break your comfort levels.

With that said, we have some tips that you may want to start to incorporate into your regular habits. These tips will help you optimize your home comfort and we are happy to report they are pretty easy too!

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4 Benefits of a Smart Thermostat

Monday, January 6th, 2020

smart-home-thermostat-tabletThis is Florida so most, if not all of us, are concerned with keeping cool and comfortable throughout the year. You work hard to make sure that your air conditioning system is kept in great condition with regular maintenance and timely repairs. You even take the extra step of checking on your home’s sealing and insulation to make sure that none of the cool air your AC produces is being wasted.

Now, what if we told you there was one more factor that could seriously help or hinder the efficiency of your air conditioner? Because there is, and its the thermostat. It’s true! One of the best ways to help your AC unit do the best job it possibly can is by making sure your thermostat is up to snuff. And a smart thermostat capitalizes on this.

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Gift Yourself a New Air Conditioning Unit This Season

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

It is the season of giving and every once in a while it is nice to treat yourself to a gift. It’s even better if the gift is one that benefits everyone in the house. What we are talking about is, of course, enjoying the gift of a new air conditioning unit.

We know that choosing to go for an AC replacement in Coral Gables is never a truly easy decision. And no one should go into the job of replacing their unit without knowing that it is the right choice for them.

With that said, now is actually the best time to replace your old air conditioning system. Let us explain why.

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3 Vital Parts of Your AC That Might Need Repair

Monday, November 25th, 2019

spinning-ac-fanIn most cases, the average person doesn’t know how their air conditioner works. They just know that when it does it produces the cold air they want and when it doesn’t things can get uncomfortably warm really fast.

When it stops working, most of us wonder why. Your local HVAC technician can help explain this to you but it doesn’t go far if you don’t know which part does what. With that said, we also think you should know that understanding some of the vital parts that keep your air conditioner running will help alert you to when they are struggling and in need of a tune-up or repairs long before these issues become too expensive or, worse, irredeemable.

If and when you notice that your cooling system is struggling, your best option is to call the pros for air conditioning repair in Homestead, FL. Doing this during the seasons when you might not need to use your AC as much is a great idea to ensure your long-term comfort.

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The Benefits of an Air On Demand Air Conditioning Unit

Tuesday, 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

Monday, 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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