Air On Demand Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Miami’

 Invest in Your Insulation to Save Money Year-Round

Monday, December 9th, 2019

piggy-bank-dollarIt is officially the holiday season and this is not the time of year that you are going to be okay with wasting any of your hard-earned money. That is why you take such good care of your home comfort system after all; you want to make sure that your HVAC system is running as efficiently as possible so not one dime goes to waste. A large part of this is making sure that the air that you pump into your home is of good quality.

Keeping the doors and windows shut, cleaning or changing your filters regularly, and even investing in a good air purifier are all things that one can do to make sure they enjoy good indoor air quality.

But did you know that your attic insulation has the ability to affect your IAQ? If you didn’t know this fact before, you may want to take a trip upstairs to make sure your insulation isn’t compromising the air within your home!

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Fur In Your Vents? Time For a Duct Cleaning!

Monday, 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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Are You Ready to Kiss Your AC Goodbye?

Monday, 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 But here’s the thing: sometimes saying goodbye is for the better, especially when it comes to operating an older, outdated air conditioner!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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Some Pretty Unique Ductless Repairs!

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

Monday, 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!

Monday, 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!

Monday, 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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Ready for a New Air Conditioner? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Monday, June 24th, 2019

blue-question-markOf course, installing a new air conditioner might seem like a big undertaking—there’s a lot to consider and there are many, many options to choose from! Plus, a new AC is quite a large investment, so you want to be sure that you’ve made all the right decisions.

So, before you go ahead and purchase your new AC, there are a couple of things that we think you should know. So below, we have listed our best to answer some of the most common questions we get from homeowners when it comes to installing a new air conditioner. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! 

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Signs It’s Time for Duct Cleaning

Monday, May 27th, 2019

duct-cleaningWe call it “duct cleaning,” but this service actually does more for your HVAC system than just the ducts. In fact, duct cleaning might be the one thing that can elevate your HVAC system’s efficiency to the next level.

We’re a company that offers Miami duct cleaning services, so allow us to explain what duct cleaning is and the signs that you might need it:

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How Often Should I Replace My Home’s Insulation?

Monday, April 29th, 2019

loft-insulationJust having walls and a roof is not enough to separate the indoor air from the harsh, outdoor air. That’s where insulation comes in.

Insulation is essential for keeping warm air where it needs to be. In summer, that means keeping the warm air outside of your home. In winter, it means keeping the warm air inside the home.

Not only will insulation help you feel more comfortable, but it will also help keep your home cool or warm—meaning less money spent on running the HVAC system.

However, insulation isn’t perfect. It can deteriorate over time and might need to be reapplied every few years. Since insulation stays out of sight and out of mind, many homeowners don’t realize that it might be the reason for their rising heating or cooling bill.

In this post, we’ll go over how often insulation should be replaced and why you should get help finding the right type and amount of insulation.

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