AC Maintenance Checklist

AC Maintenance Checklist for Homeowners

Owning a home offers so many things: pride in having a place to call your own, a space to relax and raise a family, and hopefully, an investment in property that increases in value with the passage of time. It also comes with a list of things to maintain in order to keep everything functioning […]

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why the beach is bad for your ac

Why the Beach Is Bad For Your AC

Florida is renowned for its tropical weather and beautiful beaches. The beach is a go-to destination for locals, snowbirds, and tourists alike.  Because the beach offers relaxation and a beautiful view, it is the perfect spot to buy a home. With the ocean so nearby, you have plenty of opportunities to go fishing, boating and […]

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AC Blowing Warm Air

AC Blowing Warm Air

Living in Florida, we rely on our air conditioning systems more than most. That’s why when your air conditioner is blowing warm air, it isn’t something you can just brush aside. There are lots of things that can cause your air conditioner to blow warm air – and fortunately, many can be fixed with a […]

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AC Short Cycling

Air Conditioner Short Cycling

If you’ve found yourself here, perhaps it’s because your air conditioning system is always kicking on and off and you’re not sure why. If this sounds familiar, your air conditioning system is likely short cycling. Short cycling is when your air conditioning system completes a cycle too quickly, which is caused by an underlying issue. […]

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Air Conditioning Noises

Air Conditioning Noises

Like the peaceful sound of rolling ocean waves or a babbling brook, most air conditioners make a gentle whooshing sound when operating. Alright, so maybe your AC isn’t quite as tranquil, but it should be fairly quiet. Weird sounds are some of the best indicators that something is wrong with your AC unit. Unusual sounds […]

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How to Fix Water Leaking From a Split AC

How to Fix Water Leaking From a Split AC

For Floridians, air conditioners are pretty much the Holy Grail of home appliances. So when it starts leaking water, it’s enough of a reason to cause concern. How much is it going to cost to fix it? How long will it take to be repaired? Does this mean you have to buy a new system? […]

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Is a Freon Leak in Your Home Dangerous

Is a Freon Leak in Your Home Dangerous?

How often do you think about Freon? The reality is that unless you’re an HVAC technician, you don’t think about it very often. However, considering it’s an integral part of air conditioners and that you live in Florida, it might make sense to learn at least some basic information about it, especially since it is […]

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How to Stay Cool Without Electricity

How to Stay Cool Without Electricity

Living in modern times, there are many luxuries that are often taken for granted: access to multiple food options, banking at your fingertips – no lines, no waiting, and living in homes with climate control. However, living in Florida, we are exposed to tropical storms and hurricanes for a good portion of the year. The […]

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How to Tell If AC Capacitor is Bad

How to Tell If AC Capacitor Is Bad

Have you seen all those memes about how much Floridians love to watch winter scenes on the TV? Living in a tropical climate is a good enough reason to make us feel smug about our beautiful surroundings and mild climate. However, if the air conditioner breaks down, it’s a whole other story. That smile on […]

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Does a Dehumidifier Cool a Room

Does a Dehumidifier Cool a Room?

Florida residents are usually happy to learn about ways to keep their homes cool. Because regardless of the “I live where you vacation” hashtags, the reality is that the Sunshine State can get pretty scorching hot, which is not most people’s idea of a good time. So, in addition to installing an efficient air conditioning […]

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