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

Answering Refrigerant FAQs: What You Need to Know

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Refrigerant is vital to letting your air conditioner do what it does. However, this is also one of the most easily misunderstood aspects of your AC system!

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If something goes wrong with your refrigerant line and impacts the pressure and quantity of this substance, you’ll see an impact on your AC system’s ability to cool your home. How can you avoid letting this problem go unaddressed?

The best way to know how to help your AC is to know a bit more about your refrigerant so you can easily figure out when something is wrong with it. That way you know exactly when to reach out for AC repair in Miami.

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Don’t Forget to Check Your Air Filter!

Monday, April 25th, 2022
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Think about your air conditioner. How many moving parts do you think there are that contribute to your system’s operation? The answers can range but there are certainly a large number of them. They aren’t the only important parts of your HVAC in Homestead–there are several parts in your system that don’t move that are highly important too.

One important part of your system that is often underestimated is the air filter. You may be a bit surprised to hear this but it is true! While the filter just sits in your return air duct, it does serve a highly important role that helps your HVAC system(s) run effectively and efficiently.

Let’s look at the details of why your air filter is so important and when you need to change yours out.

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Why AC Maintenance Is An Investment That Pays You Back

Monday, April 11th, 2022

What is the one system that you are going to rely on the most throughout the spring, summer, and, frankly, most of the year? Your air conditioner. You want to keep your AC system running properly. Being without it can lead to serious comfort problems.

There is a way to protect your air conditioner from a good deal of trouble over the next several months though. By scheduling AC maintenance in Miami you can reap the benefits of a service that both optimizes your system’s regular operations and prevents a large amount of trouble.

Maintenance is a service that pays you back in the long run. Let us tell you how!

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When To Consider Getting a New AC Unit

Monday, March 28th, 2022
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The weather is going to really start to heat up soon. While keeping the windows open to let in a breeze may be a viable option right now, it won’t be a good idea for much longer. Soon you’ll be relying heavily on your air conditioner. But is your system going to be able to perform the way you need it to?

While an older air conditioner may still be able to provide some comfort to your home, it won’t offer nearly the same advantages as an updated system. This is why, when your system meets certain criteria, it is a good idea to select a new AC and schedule an AC installation in South Miami, FL.

What are the criteria? Read on to find out and see if you should reach out to us about replacing your air conditioner.

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5 Efficiency Boosting Habits to Adopt

Monday, March 14th, 2022
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When you run your HVAC system in Miami you want to be able to achieve optimal comfort without high bills. We have some tough weather, especially in the summer, so it is worthwhile to make sure that you can stay comfortable at a reasonable cost.

While having a high-efficiency system is the first step to accomplish this, there are additional ways to boost your efficiency too. By adopting some additional best practices like these, you can achieve improved energy efficiency without having to sacrifice your comfort.

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The Problem With a Refrigerant Leak

Monday, February 28th, 2022
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No one enjoys discovering a leak in the home. But what if the leak is coming from your air conditioner? It might not seem like as big of a deal as a pipe leak but it is still a problem. Depending on the type of system you have and where the leak is, your refrigerant leak can create problems for your comfort and can even run the risk of damaging your home.

Refrigerant is like the lifeblood of your air conditioner. And a key factor to remember is that your air conditioner has the exact amount of refrigerant needed to do its job until the day it is replaced. If you start to lose refrigerant, it is a problem that should prompt a call for AC repair in Miami.

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Do You Have a Clogged Condensate Drain?

Monday, January 3rd, 2022
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Your air conditioner needs to release water through the condensate line to function correctly. However, with time, dirt, dust, and other airborne particles get stuck in the condensate line as they are carried along with the airborne moisture in the home. A clogged condensate drain may not seem too problematic. However, if you leave it untreated for long, your HVAC malfunctions lead to more significant air conditioning problems.

Therefore, you must learn the common signs for instantly spotting a clogged condensate drain. This way you will know when to contact us for HVAC system repair in Miami to clean your condensate drain.

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Give Yourself a Gift With a New Air Filter

Monday, December 20th, 2021
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It is the time of year when we give each other some great gifts. Why not give one to yourself? This might sound silly but hear us out. A new filter for your HVAC system is going to be a pretty low-cost gift that you can get for yourself that will benefit you now and for months to come.

If you didn’t know how important your AC system’s air filter was before now, we want to give you some important information. The filter is often underestimated but it can end up making or breaking your system’s operation. Let’s look at everything you need to know about your system filter.

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Strange AC Noises? Don’t Be Afraid!

Monday, November 8th, 2021

covering-earsWhile other parts of the county are hearing the hum of their heaters, we are still hearing activity from our air conditioners. That’s just one of the unique things that come with living in Florida. But let’s talk about the noises that you’ve been hearing. There are plenty of sounds that shouldn’t phase you to hear from your AC unit. But there are also plenty of sounds that you don’t want to hear from your system.

If and when you hear something problematic coming from your system, it may mean that you need air conditioning repair in South Miami, FL. If you aren’t sure whether the sounds your AC is making justify the need for repairs, we’d like to help. Here are some of the noises that you don’t want coming from your system.

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Save Big When You Upgrade to a Daikin FIT

Monday, October 25th, 2021

You need an air conditioner that works well but you also want one that doesn’t cost you an excessive amount of money. An air conditioning replacement in Homestead, FL is already a pretty cost-intensive service, especially since you’ll be getting a whole new system. Why invest in anything that wouldn’t save you money over the coming years?

A new AC system may be a big investment but that investment can pay you back once it is in use! That is exactly what a Daikin FIT air conditioner is going to do. These systems aren’t just effective–they’re also highly efficient.

Let’s dive into the reasons that the Daikin FIT may be the best fit for your next cooling system.

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