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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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Ways to Lower Your AC Costs This Summer

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Ways to Lower Your AC Costs This Summer

During the sweltering heat of summer, your air conditioning will work hard to keep your home cool and comfortable. But all this comes at a steep price—astronomical air conditioning costs. Luckily, you don't have to run your AC at full blast to shelter yourself from the harsh temps. Below are some solutions you can use to lower your AC electricity bill this summer. And if you need to get your AC ready for summer, Veteran Air is ready to help you.   Seal Your Windows for Air Leaks If you aren't ready to swap out your old windows for a...

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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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What Happens When You Don't Change Your AC Filter?

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What Happens When You Don't Change Your AC Filter?

With our minds occupied with work deadlines, bills to pay, kids to take care of, and other everyday worries, it becomes easy to forget a task as simple as changing an AC filter. Well, the truth is, no matter how busy you are, your home’s air filter has to be at the top of your priorities. A neglected filter can make life unbearable at home, take money out of your pocket, and even bring your entire AC unit crumbling down. Let’s find out exactly what happens when you don’t replace your air filter.   First, How Does a Filter Work?...

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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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