AC Tips & News

Top 5 Questions About Heat Pumps

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As the weather cools down and homeowners are turning on their heaters for the first time in months, they begin to have questions about their systems. To help minimize the stress of researching all things heat-pump related, we are answering 5 commonly asked questions. If you are using your heat-pump for the first time in…Read More »

The Importance of Duct Sealing

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According to the Department of Energy, one of the best ways to increase energy efficiency is to examine your ductwork. Did you know that duct systems typically lose up to 40% of its heating or cooling energy? Unlike plumbing leaks, duct leaks are very common and often go unnoticed because homeowners cannot see the issue….Read More »

Do I Need an HVAC Surge Protector?

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An HVAC surge protector isn’t just a gimmick; it is a much-needed safeguard for your HVAC system. Household electronics like laptops, desktop computers, TVs, and even cordless phones can easily be fried by a large power surge, such as a lightning strike. It is likely that you already use at least one household surge protector…Read More »

Practical Energy-Saving Tips You Can Use Today

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Summer is here, which means as the temperature rises, so do your energy bills. Here in Gainesville, we’re not strangers to the high electricity bills that seem to creep up on us during the hot summer months. Many homeowners are left feeling helpless about how to lower their energy bills, but as Gainesville’s air-conditioning energy…Read More »

5 Common Summer HVAC Problems & How to Fix Them

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It’s summer in Gainesville and the rest of Florida, which means the heat is on! If you prepared for the summer with steady air conditioning maintenance, then you should be in good shape for the rest of the season. However, if air conditioning maintenance wasn’t on your spring to-do list, that’s ok!

Will Air Conditioning Help Allergies?

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Here in Gainesville, FL, we’re already beginning to see the tell-tale signs of spring: cars covered in green pollen, seeds sprinkled on the ground, and of course the rise in seasonal allergies. For many people, this time of year is torture. Stuffy noses, watery eyes, and sore throats are common symptoms of seasonal allergies, and…Read More »