With the summer on its way and the weather getting hotter, it may be time to consider repairs and upgrades to your AC. Modern air conditioning solutions can also include features that use water to help cool your home, such as the installation of an evaporative cooler for dry weather or radiant cooling designs for modern renovations. Here are some air conditioning solutions that use water to help cool your home and improve energy efficiency:
15 May 2017
As energy costs continue to rise, more and more homeowners are looking for ways to keep their cooling costs down. If you would like to learn about some new technologies that may soon be able to revolutionize the process--and the cost--of air conditioning, read on. This article will discuss two exciting advances. Smart Metal Smart metal is the preferred marketing term for a class of metals known more officially as shape memory alloys.
9 May 2017
If your home feels stuffy and uncomfortable, even with the air turned up high, you might not know what to think, especially if your cooling system is relatively new. The problem may actually lie in your home's air ducts. It's important to understand that no matter how new or old your air conditioning system is, it can still have problems cooling your home if the air ducts clog up. Here's what happens if your air ducts clog up and what you can do to unclog them.
8 May 2017
Evaporative coolers are an alternative method of cooling down your home. Like their name would suggest, evaporative coolers work by pushing evaporated water, in the form of cool humid air, throughout your home, which makes them the ideal home cooling option for hot and dry climates. Understanding the advantages associated with evaporative coolers can help you decide whether or not they are the right fit for your home's cooling needs.
29 April 2017
Air conditioning units and evaporative coolers are the two main appliances that are used to reduce the overall heat levels of a home during the summer months. Despite having similar functions, both types of appliances work in vastly different manners, which gives each type of system a distinct set of advantages and disadvantages. Understanding the pros and cons associated with both air conditioners and evaporative coolers can help you choose the home cooling method that best fits your needs and desires.
29 April 2017
When the snow starts to fall and you light the pilot light for your furnace, it is good to know that you will be able to stay warm over the winter months. This is something that a lot of people take for granted. However, if they ever have to go without heat for a day during the coldest part of winter, thy start to appreciate it once again. You do not want to have to go without heat, and you should not have to go without heat, but if your furnace goes down then you will have to.
26 April 2017
During summer heat waves, your AC system is working at its hardest to keep you cool. Maintenance is important when your air conditioning is being used the most. By following a few simple rules and doing the right maintenance, you will be able to avoid costly repairs during the hottest days of summer. Here are some tips that will help ensure your AC is working efficiently all summer: 1. Program the Thermostat for Higher Settings and To Turn Off at Night
25 April 2017
As outdoor temperatures begin to climb, business owners find themselves turning to their commercial air conditioning systems for help in maintaining comfortable indoor temperatures. Maintaining your commercial AC unit is critical when it comes to ensuring that you will be able to keep your commercial space comfortable. Here are three tips that you can use to properly maintain your commercial AC in the future. 1. Create a zoned cooling system.
25 April 2017
When the warm summer months set in, finding yourself with a malfunctioning air conditioner can be incredibly frustrating. Heat makes people crabby and irritable, and when the only solution to the heat is pouring money into repairing your air conditioning system, that irritation is likely to compound. If you want to stay comfortable, you have to take steps to make that happen. Below, you'll find a guide to a few things you can do to perform successful preventative maintenance on your air conditioning system.
24 April 2017
If you suffer from springtime allergies, you're not alone. Over 50 million people are affected by allergies in some way shape or form, according to the American College Of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. When the pollen and other natural triggers are released into the air, your body responds by releasing histamine—leading to a plethora of troublesome symptoms. One of the best ways to combat allergies in your home is to keep it clean.
20 April 2017