Blog — Air Conditioning Repair

Why You Should Avoid DIY AC Repairs

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Why You Should Avoid DIY AC Repairs

A successful DIY repair has a way of putting a smile on one's face. It helps you acquire new skills, save money, and makes you feel proud of yourself. However, some jobs around our homes are best left to the professionals no matter how confident you are. So, if you're facing the dilemma of whether to tackle an AC repair on your own or hire a professional AC technician to do it for you, stop and think again. Simply put, performing an air conditioner repair requires advanced skills and extensive knowledge, and experimenting with your unit is a bad idea...

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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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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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10 Common Air Conditioner Problems

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10 Common Air Conditioner Problems

9 out of 10 households in the US have air conditioning of some sort. In Florida, we rely heavily on our AC units, thanks to the sweltering temperatures. And if your air conditioning happens to break down in the middle of a hot day, life can get pretty unbearable.  So, if you are looking to keep your indoors cool and your family comfortable, you need to be aware of the common issues that plague AC systems.   It Won’t Cool Your Home Your AC unit has always served you diligently, but lately, it’s not doing the job right. If it...

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Is it Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner?

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With the hottest time of the year still ahead of us, you don’t want to be caught without AC. Our team at Veteran Air of Sarasota-Bradenton knows how pricy a new HVAC system can be. We also know, however, how hot a house can get when your unit isn’t working the way it should be. While many people rely on repairs and maintenance, when is it time to say enough is enough? Knowing when to buy a new air conditioner can be difficult, but we’re here to help. There are three questions we often ask our customers if they’re undecided...

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