5 Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill During Summer

June 14, 2022

Summer is the best time of year to take advantage of the outdoors and have fun in the sun. But many people find themselves cranking the AC up to stay cool and comfortable as the summer gets hotter. This can lead to a spike in energy costs. Check out these tips for keeping your energy expenditure down during the summer months. 1. Install a Programmable Thermostat A programmable thermostat allows you to set different temperatures for different times of the day so you don’t have to keep your home as cool when you’re not there. In addition, you can control...

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Is a Geothermal HVAC System Better for Heating or Cooling?

April 19, 2022

A geothermal HVAC system can be an extremely efficient and cost-effective option for heating and cooling your home. Still, there is a lot that most homeowners don’t know about this type of system since geothermal HVAC is fairly new. One question we hear is whether a geothermal system is better for heating or cooling, and the answer is simple. Geothermal HVAC systems work equally as well for both heating and cooling and are far more efficient than using a furnace or traditional AC unit, and here are the reasons why. Geothermal vs Traditional Forced Air Heating Instead of burning gas...

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How To Tell if Your AC Is Running Efficiently

August 2, 2021

When your home air conditioning system is running efficiently, you’ll have the benefit of manageable energy bills and a consistently cool and comfortable living environment. Even when your AC system is reliable, this doesn’t mean that it’s doing its job with the least possible amount of energy. Using the strategies that follow to perform a quick efficiency check is a great way to lower your spending, reduce your carbon footprint, and limit ongoing system wear and tear. Review Your Home Energy Bills and Your Recent Repair Costs Perform a historical energy bill review and compare your bills from last year’s...

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Tips To Keep Bugs Out of Your Air Conditioner

July 26, 2021

Bugs crawling into your house through the air conditioner could be the worst sight. Mostly, this happens when you have an air conditioning system installed next to your window. Now that you are here, you are probably looking for ways to eliminate the bug menace and keep your good home to yourself. To help you, we tell you the different ways through which you can keep the bugs out. 1. Duct Tape Bugs get into your house through the air conditioner because there is available access. Essentially, you can keep the bugs out by sealing all the entry points. So...

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How To Keep My Home Cool Without Air Conditioning?

June 15, 2021

With temperatures reaching unbearable degrees, summer can be a difficult time of the year to stay comfortable. While an AC unit is a common solution to such a problem, it’s a luxury that’s not always available to all homeowners. Fortunately, you can still get a comfortable indoor climate without an AC unit running 24/7. Here are a couple of tricks to beat the summer heat. 1. Insulate the Walls Insulation is one of the easiest ways to protect your home from both extremely warm and cold weather conditions. Not only does it help regulate indoor temperatures, but it also lowers...

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Why Do Air Conditioners Freeze Up?

May 13, 2021

Air conditioners freezing up is a pretty common occurrence. While this is often because of user error, there are other reasons this can occur. A sign this has happened is that warm air is coming out of your vents. You’ll likely see ice on the evaporator coils if you open their compartment. Why Does Freezing Up Happen? You can thank the Joule-Thomson Effect for your air conditioner freezing up. This effect causes the refrigerant in your air conditioning system to get too cold when the system malfunctions. The result is the evaporator coils fall below freezing and then get iced...

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What to Consider When Buying a New AC

July 13, 2020

A reliable air conditioning unit will keep you and your family comfortable in the summer. When you decide to purchase a new unit, working with can give you confidence in the selection and installation process, as we can ensure the unit is right for your space. Here are three things to consider when buying a new cooling system in Abbeville, LA. 1. Size You need to get a correctly sized AC system for your home. A unit that is too small will constantly be running without getting your house completely cool. A model that is too big will use more...

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Signs Your AC is Malfunctioning

April 17, 2020

Air conditioning is something most people take for granted. They usually don’t notice there’s an issue until it’s too late and they’re sitting in a sweltering house in the middle of July. Of course, when it completely stops working, it’s easy to tell there’s a problem. The following are some signs that you ought to have your air conditioner looked at as soon as possible. Weak Air Flow If you hold your hands up to the vents and it feels as though the airstream is weaker than usual, several factors could be at fault. Commonly, this is caused by a...

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