The winter season brings about many changes to the air, including how you heat your home. In this season it’s especially important to know how your indoor air quality is affected by the heaters in your home. Chuck Larsen, the owner of Gator Air & Energy, offers his insights below on what you need to…Read More »
We may live in the Sunshine State, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t have to prepare for the winter season. Of all the cities in Florida, Gainesville is particularly likely to get very cold, due to its northern and inland location. With winter quickly approaching, it’s important to make sure your home is ready….Read More »
In Gainesville, FL, there is a host of outdoor elements that your condenser is exposed to on a daily basis. Animals, debris, extreme heat, and flooding can all cause damage to your outdoor unit, but there are ways to protect your investment from Mother Nature. At Gator Air & Energy, we want to help you…Read More »
Purchasing a new air conditioner can be an exhausting period for practically any homeowner. Although you may not be an expert on HVAC (heating, ventilation & air conditioning), this article is designed to show you the correct steps to take when considering a new air conditioner for your home. Here at Gator Air & Energy,…Read More »
If you notice that your allergies become more severe in the summer months, it may be because you are spending more time indoors to avoid the Florida heat. But did you know that, according to the EPA, indoor air is 2 to 5 times more polluted than outdoor air? While this statistic is alarming, you…Read More »
Most Floridians are far too familiar with the term humidity. Humidity is what causes your mirror to build moisture when showering. It can also be the cause of mold building up in certain areas of your home. Humidity is also what causes us to feel like we are walking around in a sauna. However, did…Read More »
Do you catch yourself frequently cleaning your dusty home? Have you ever wondered where the dust comes from and how to prevent it from building up? Over the years, research has proven that the air inside of our homes can sometimes be a lot worse than the air outside. However, with some careful planning and…Read More »
Since the development of the first air conditioning unit, modern systems have evolved into high quality, efficient pieces of equipment. However, like all other sizable home appliances, they age and can experience an array of problems. This outline provides information on some common problems that can occur with an older air conditioner.
Florida voters recently passed Amendment 4, a constitutional amendment that will provide property tax breaks for homeowners and businesses that have solar panels installed. The amendment passed with broad support of 73% of voters, and will expand the use of solar energy across the state. Gator Air and Energy believes in going green with your…Read More »
Many homeowners find that a certain room or floor consistently has a different temperature than the rest of the home. If your home is heated unevenly, there may be a few factors at play. Here, we’ll outline the most common issues, along with solutions to get your whole home consistently comfortable.