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Should I Turn Off my Air Conditioner While on Vacation?

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Should I Turn Off my Air Conditioner While on Vacation?

With spring in full swing, many people begin to think about their summer vacation plans. You might be thinking of heading to a tropical beach with an umbrella drink or maybe you are thinking of a cross-country road trip. Whatever your plans for vacations are, you will surely want to leave your house in the best possible condition. It is important to consider preparing your home for the time you will be away – whether that is for a long weekend or the entire summer! Multiple factors are well-thought-out, for example, asking your neighbor to check your mail or telling...

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What is an AC Maintenance Agreement and What Comes With It?

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What is an AC Maintenance Agreement and What Comes With It?

Much like a car needs regular maintenance to ensure that it operates efficiently, your air conditioning unit needs scheduled tune-ups to deliver the desired comfort levels, lower your power bills and extend its lifespan. But instead of paying for individual tune-up visits and repairs, you can get a maintenance agreement for your air conditioning system.  So, what exactly is an AC maintenance agreement? And what should you know about them? Read on to discover. What is an AC Maintenance Agreement? An air conditioning maintenance agreement is an agreement between a homeowner and an AC company, in which the service provider...

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Buying A New Home? Check the HVAC System

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Buying A New Home? Check the HVAC System

You’ve gone through countless property listing websites, visited many homes, and after an agonizing search, you’ve finally discovered a beautiful place tucked away in a quiet neighborhood—and it’s near the right amenities. But before you breathe a sigh of relief and start preparing an offer, there is one thing you could be forgetting: A HVAC inspection. Knowing that around 6 out of 10 homeowners don’t work with an HVAC technician to perform routine maintenance on the AC unit, you need to confirm that the cooling and heating system of the home you’re about to buy is in pristine condition. An...

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Your Spring Air Conditioning Maintenance Checklist

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Your Spring Air Conditioning Maintenance Checklist

During the chilly months, most homeowners in Florida tend to forget about their air conditioning units. But with the warm weather not far away, you need to bring your AC out of hibernation and make sure it’s ready for the blistering heat that is soon to come! Here's a checklist that will ensure your AC unit is in optimal shape and brings fresh air into your home, all without putting a strain on the equipment or your wallet. And remember: You must turn off the HVAC before you start the work.   Replace the Air Filter The air filter is...

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Why Should I Use A Licensed & Insured HVAC Contractor?

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Why Should I Use A Licensed & Insured HVAC Contractor?

When something breaks in our home, we tend to consider three quick and inexpensive options: Do it yourself, call a handy friend, or find the local handyman. But there is one thing we forget—some fixes require special training, skills, and tools. And one critical component of your home you can’t afford to skimp on is your HVAC system. Whether you need to replace air filters, service a noisy AC, clean the air ducts, or get the annual tune-up, you need to partner with an HVAC technician who has legitimate credentials. Here’s why you should always hire a fully licensed and...

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