Troubleshooting HVAC Issues

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Troubleshooting HVAC Issues

3 Hurricane-Preparedness Tips for Your Plumbing

6 October 2016
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When hurricane season is in full swing, you hear plenty of recommendations for how to prepare. You're told to board up your windows, stock up on water and nonperishables, and secure your gutters. But do you know how to prepare your plumbing for a hurricane? One of the big threats of a severe storm or hurricane is the possibility of flooding, which can overwhelm your plumbing system and cause significant damage.
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The Importance Of Properly Matching Your Central A/C System

25 May 2016
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The average central air conditioning system consists of two halves -- the indoor unit containing the evaporator coil and blower fan and the outdoor unit containing the compressor and condenser coil. Both are designed to work in unison to keep your home cool and comfortable. When one half of your A/C system breaks down, it's tempting to replace only that half with a newer and more energy-efficient component. However, doing just that could be the start of an expensive and ultimately fruitless journey.
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That Hissing Noise: What It Means For Your Air Conditioner And How To Fix It

20 May 2016
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Although today's air conditioning systems are designed with quiet performance in mind, they still make a negligible amount of noise. However, certain noises can signal the start of malfunctions that could potentially sideline your A/C system if they're not caught early on. If the gentle hum of your A/C gives way to a hissing sound, there may be a problem that needs to be addressed as soon as possible. Periodic Hissing Noises
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Don’t Let Your A/C Give You The Cold Shoulder This Season

10 May 2016
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A frozen evaporator coil is one of the most common problems homeowners face when it comes to their A/C systems. A thick coating of frost can not only stop your A/C from cooling effectively, but it can also cause long-term damage to your system if the problem isn't fixed. The following explains the common causes of an A/C freeze-up, as well as tips you can use to fix the problem and prevent it from happening in the future.
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3 Natural Ways To Clean Your Drain

2 May 2016
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What do you do when you get a clogged drain in the shower or sink? If you are like most people, you probably reach for a plunger or a chemical drain cleaner from the grocery store. While both of these methods can be effective, they also have their drawbacks. A plunger can take some solid upper body strength to use on tough clogs, and it may not help the most serious clogs.
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Troubleshooting HVAC Issues

About a year ago, I realized that our air conditioner just wasn't cutting it. Our home was constantly hot and humid, even though our air conditioner was running almost all the time. In addition to driving up our energy bill, my entire family was tired of sweating constantly. To resolve the problem, we decided to hire an HVAC contractor to come out and fix the problem. He figured out that our compressor was damaged, and he replaced it for us. After that, our system ran great again. This blog is here for anyone who has ever had trouble diagnosing air conditioning problems.