The Best AC Temperature Setting for Efficiency & Comfort

Did you know air conditioning cost approximately $29 billion to homeowners each year, with your AC using 6% of all energy produced in the United States? That’s a lot of money. But there are ways you can cut this expense down. In addition to making sure your air conditioning is in tip-top shape, you can also choose a certain AC …

How to Find the Best Local HVAC Company in Arizona

People who live in Arizona understand just how important it is to have an air conditioning system that’s in tip-top condition. Every once in a while, however, your AC system will need maintenance, repair, or replacement. When that happens, how do you find the best local HVAC company in Arizona to meet your needs? Read on to find out! Quality AC Companies Will Have a …

5 Questions to Ask an HVAC Technician Before Hiring Them

Arizona is one of the hottest states in the country during summer, with temperatures hovering around the 80s and 90s almost year round. The hottest temperature ever recorded here peaked at a whopping 122 degrees Fahrenheit. Phoenix and the surrounding areas are also in a zone that’s considered an Urban Heat Island. Large buildings, bustling population, and transportation cause temperatures …

3 Warning Signs You Need A New HVAC Unit

An average new HVAC unit lasts between 15 25 years. If you do not take proper care of your system, there are a range of issues that could — and will arise. One major issue is that you will lose your heating/central air conditioning if your unit stops working. Luckily, there are warning signs that you can look out for that will help …

How to Prepare Your AC Unit for Monsoon Season

AC Storm Preparation Tips for Arizona Residence Regular Maintenance: How you prepare your AC unit for monsoon season starts well before the weather shift. First and foremost, get your AC units Spring/Summer maintenance out of the way. Don’t disregard  The Importance of regular maintenances. Having confidence in knowing your AC unit is going to make it through the worst of Arizona’s monsoon …

Is Now The Best Time for an AC Replacement?

R22 Phase Out: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has set January 1, 2020, as the date when R22 is banned from production and importation in the United States, R22 has been phased out worldwide due to harmful effects on the ozone layer. What This Means For You: This means that older Air conditioning systems will be harder and much …

The Importance of Spring AC Maintenance

Benefits of a Spring AC Maintenance Inspection: 1. Extends the Life of Your Air Conditioning Unit Our AC systems are built to last years and years, and aren’t necessarily high maintenance but should be inspected and cleaned bi-annually. The importance of spring AC maintenance extends to all parts of your unit—bearings and all moving parts need to be regularly lubricated …

Worried About Your Indoor Air Quality?

Indoor Air Quality Did you know most people spend up to 90% of their time inside? Often indoor air is up to 10 times and sometimes even up to 100 times more as polluted as outdoor air. Using Air purification systems in your Heating and Air Conditioning unit can help reduce pollutants that can contribute to headache, fatigue, lung irritation …

How To Protect Your Home From Allergens

Allergies and asthma are a growing problem. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America says, “More than 26 million people in the US have asthma, and allergic asthma is the most common type, affecting around 60% of people with asthma.” Improving your home’s air quality can reduce common symptoms like wheezing and shortness of breath. Start by updating your HVAC …

A Few Reasons Why Your Furnace Might Be Blowing Cold Air

During winter one of the biggest questions we get asked is “Why is my heat blowing cold air?” There are a number of reasons this could be happening: Thermostat fan is set to “ON” instead of “Auto” Pilot light is out Furnace is overheated No gas is being supplied Reason #1: Thermostat fan setting should be set to “auto” If …