Air On Demand Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Miami’

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 Want to Go Ductless?

Monday, January 17th, 2022
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This is a question that anyone in the Miami area may want to ask themselves at least once. Whether you have a home with ductwork or not, you can always consider the installation of a ductless system. You can even add a ductless system to assist a ducted system if your home has imbalanced cooling!

But let’s back up. If you haven’t considered opting into a ductless AC system in your home before now, you might now know what the benefits of this kind of system are. So let’s start there so you can make an informed decision about whether or not this system is right for your home.

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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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Your Heat Pump Needs Your Attention

Monday, November 22nd, 2021

Heat pumps are incredibly advanced and reliable systems. Or, at least, they are supposed to be.

There is a chance that your heat pump may be struggling to get by lately. Since these systems run almost nonstop throughout the year, they see a lot more wear and tear. All that stress can add up.

Think of it like this, if you work out every day for a month with no rest days, how would you feel? Probably pretty tired!

While your heat pump can’t feel tired, it can develop problems that require expert attention. But first, they need to get your attention so you can reach out to us for HVAC service and maintenance. Here’s how your heat pump may be sending out red flags to alert you to a problem.

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Is an AC Upgrade Worth It?

Monday, May 24th, 2021

money-savings-efficiency-balancingYou may be dealing with an internal battle. The deal is that you have an air conditioner that is breaking down or, worse, has already given out completely. You need a new air conditioner. But here is where the struggle pops up. You are debating whether it is worth it.

You wouldn’t be the first to encounter this back and forth. We often end up talking to residents in Miami who find themselves caught between how much it costs to replace an AC versus being without any AC at all. We want you to know that an upgrade is well worth it and may end up being less of an issue for your budget than you might think.

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Let Us Teach You a Bit About Your Central AC

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Air-conditionerLiving in Miami and the surrounding areas has its fair share of perks. The weather is (usually) one of them. That said, there are plenty of days that many of us stay holed up indoors and thank our lucky stars that we have powerful air conditioners.

Maybe today is one of those days. Or maybe today is one of those days that you want to be thankful for your AC but it isn’t working up to par. In either case, we have some information that will interest you. We want to give you a quick crash course on how your AC works so you can better understand what it’s should and shouldn’t do

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Going Green Doesn’t End with Earth Day

Monday, April 26th, 2021

When it comes to adopting environmentally friendly habits, most of us have a tendency to ‘go big or go home’. We want to ban the use of non-biodegradable plastics, and we want to do it now. We want to stop using fossil fuels, and we want to do it now. 

Anything short of the above is dismissed as too trivial. 

Contrary to what most of us believe, going green isn’t about making overnight changes, but adapting sustainable practices that can become a part of our everyday lifestyles. As the saying goes, slow and steady wins the race. 

Going green doesn’t end with earth day, it’s about practicing a lifestyle that gradually swaps out environmentally harmful products in favor of eco-friendly alternatives. 

Here are 5 simple things you can do right now, without breaking the bank, to change the world for the better. 

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Is There Still Time for a Tune-Up?

Monday, March 1st, 2021

The winter season around here has not been nearly as rough as it has been in some other parts of the country. But that does not mean that it has not been rough on your home’s heater. Depending on your heating needs and the way your house is set up, you may have put a good amount of miles on your furnace this winter. And while your furnace may still be in good working order there is a chance that it could use a little helping hand to wrap up the season. If this is the case it is a great time to look into scheduling furnace maintenance. Especially if you forgot to get this done in the fall.

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