Thermostat is Blank

Thermostat is Blank

Summers in Florida can be brutal. This is especially the case if you arrive home after a long day at work only to find that your thermostat is blank. What is going on? Why do these things happen? The 7 Most Common Reasons Why Your Thermostat is Blank In hopes of making your summer more […]

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How Often to Change Air Filter in House

How Often to Change Air Filter in House

Have you ever lost power after a hurricane or tropical storm? How fun was that? How many days did you go to bed in a bad mood? (Be honest. Even if you were thankful to still have a roof over your head, at some point, sleeping drenched in sweat can get to anyone). The air […]

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AC Drain Line Clogged

AC Drain Line Clogged

When it comes to taking care of your air conditioner, so many factors come into play: installing the thermostat on an inside wall, changing the air filters regularly, unclogging the drain lines. It’s almost like having an HVAC side job (side note: If you hire an HVAC professional to do these things for you every […]

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How to Replace AC Filter

How to Replace AC Filter

The importance of regularly changing your air conditioner’s filter cannot be overstated. If you change the filter once every few months, your AC unit will live considerably longer. Much like a car engine, maintained air conditioners live longer and work more efficiently, which will save you money on your energy and repair bills. Newer filters […]

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AC Not Blowing Cold Air

AC Not Blowing Cold Air

Living in Florida, we love to boast about our white sand beaches, eternal summers, and being the place where Margaritaville dreams are made. And it’s true. We have so many great things that make the Sunshine State a wonderful place to call home. That said, it would be foolish to try to deny the fact […]

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AC Freezing Up

AC Freezing Up

Summer in Florida feels like being eternally simmered in the hottest, mistiest, most uncomfortable soup in the most humid climate on the entire planet. You sweat like you just ran a marathon wearing a tracksuit, you’re hotter than the black tar on the Clearwater Beach parking lot at noon, in the middle of July. You […]

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Air Conditioning Noises

Air Conditioning Noises

Like the peaceful sound of rolling ocean waves or a glistening waterfall in the distance, most air conditioners make a gentle wooshing sound when operating. OK … so, maybe your AC isn’t quite so tranquil, but it should be fairly quiet. If your air conditioner begins making unusual noises, it’s usually the sign of a […]

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AC Smells Bad When Turned On

If you’ve ever turned on your air conditioner on a hot and humid Florida day only to be greeted with a bad smell wafting from the air vents, we feel your pain. No matter where you go in your house there is no escape. That potent odor follows you around as it wafts through your […]

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Air Conditioner Lifespan

Average Lifespan of an Air Conditioning Unit

Buying a home is a really exciting life event. It’s huge. But there are so many things to worry about too, and sometimes it can be hard to know if the home’s 15-year old AC unit is too old. Before you know it you’ve closed and your well-intentioned but misinformed friend is saying that an […]

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HVAC vs AC

Difference Between HVAC and AC

When you buy a home, you encounter a ton of new words and acronyms. HVAC and AC are two of those. Well, you’ve probably already heard “AC” before, but maybe not HVAC. Even if you had heard of both before, you might not know the difference between HVAC and AC. If that’s the case, you’d […]

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