Air On Demand Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Efficiency’

How to Give Your Air Conditioner a Break This Summer

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

man-fan-chair-hatIf we could keep our air conditioners running at full blast all day, we would. Of course, for most of us, that’s simply not possible—the costs of running an AC day or night are far too high. It’s not too great for the environment, either, and you could quickly wear down your air conditioner and require a replacement before you know it.

From time to time, it’s important to give your air conditioner a break. Let the components have a rest so that you can keep your equipment longer. Besides, who doesn’t want to save money on their energy bills? Here are our tips for staying cool while letting your AC have a bit of a rest.

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Which Air Conditioner Is the Most Efficient?

Monday, May 1st, 2017

AC-condenser-unit-fanWhen you are purchasing a new air conditioner, the cost of installation may seem like one of the biggest factors in your decision. However, an air conditioner’s efficiency deserves some more consideration. High levels of efficiency indicate that an air conditioner will, with proper maintenance, use less energy over time.

Eventually, the overall savings of choosing more efficient equipment may offset what you have paid for your system upfront. High-efficiency air conditioners are better for your home, better for your wallet, and better for the environment. But how can you tell which AC system will work most efficiently in your house?

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Why It’s So Important to Keep Your Air Conditioner Clean

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Your air conditioning system is a complex piece of machinery. Every part should be in good working order if you really want it to run smoothly. And sometimes the smallest of things can do a lot of damage.

The tiny particles found in the air of any building could potentially cause a lot of damage to your air conditioning system. Luckily, you have a clean air filter in place to stop them—we hope. Take a look at how a dirt in the air conditioner could do a lot of harm, and why it’s important to keep filters and other components clean.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner So Inefficient?

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Frustrated by your high energy bills, especially in the hottest summer months? You’re not alone. The harder your air conditioner works, the more energy it uses, and the more it’s going to cost to run. However, if you’re noticing bills that are much, much higher than they were in previous years, you may have a problem on your hands.

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