The reign of R-22, or Freon, is coming to a fast close. “If it ain’t broke don’t fix it” certainly doesn’t apply here. By 2020, the chemical keeping your air nice and cool is expected to be completely phased out. What does that mean for you? Changing the Freon in your AC unit is about
Air Conditioning Repair
How Can I Save on Energy Costs? There are several ways to save on your energy costs. Here are some suggestions: Upgrade to a high-efficiency system Adjust the temperature when you are gone for more than a couple of hours Use ceiling fans to move the air around Change your filters Have annual maintenance performed
Too many people go years and years without having their air ducts cleaned and some never even have it done at all. I met one homeowner a few years ago who had never had their ducts cleaned in the twenty-five years they owned their house. Of course, this isn’t good practice and is detrimental to
You are sitting in your home on a hot summer day and you start to hear a funny noise. You realize that your central air conditioning system is beginning to really have problems. The unit may keep on running or it may break down and shut off entirely. These are instances that are never a
Anyone who lives in the Jacksonville, FL area probably longs for central air conditioning in their home. Let’s face the facts, the hot summer months in Florida can get very uncomfortable. Things can get extremely hot and humid, especially once you get into July and August. It gets to the point where it can be
We rely a great deal on our central air conditioning system. This is especially the case if you are a resident of a very hot climate such as that of Jacksonville, FL. When it is extremely hot in those July and August months, our central air conditioning system can provide the relief that we so
As a homeowner living in the Jacksonville, FL area, you put a premium on the cool air that your air conditioner blows throughout your home. Think about where your home would be from a comfort level if you had to go through those hot months of July and August in the Florida area without an
The average high temperature in the Jacksonville area remains in the mid-70s through the fall, and even deep into winter it hovers in the mid-60s, with chances of jumping back up 10°F on hotter days. This means that even after summer is a memory, the air conditioning in your home can’t be: you must keep it running in good shape for those occasional hot and humid days that can strike all throughout the cooler months.
While a warm breeze can feel nice every now and then, you don’t want to feel one from your air conditioning unit. If you turn on your air conditioner and you cannot feel cool air, it’s time for air conditioning repair. We’ve detailed some of the most common reasons your AC stops blowing cool air, but you should call a technician to properly diagnose and repair your system.
Refrigerant sits at the core of your air conditioning system. Without it, air conditioning simply wouldn’t exist. Your unit passes the refrigerant through a series of valves and coils, which first revert it to a liquid state (creating hot air which is vented outside) then allow it to evaporate back into a gas (pulling heat out of the air and then allowing the cooled air to be blow into our house with a fan).