What Are Condenser And Evaporator Coils And How Can Problems There Thwart Your HVAC System

Your central air conditioning system consists of an outdoor condensing unit and indoor air handler that each have a series of parts essential to the cooling process. Both the outdoor and indoor segments of the unit contain a set of coils that work to help ensure the chemical refrigerant keeps moving through the system. The condenser coils outside and evaporator coils inside play such an important role that problems with either coils can thwart your air conditioning system. Read More 

Easy Ways To Improve The Air Quality In Your Home

Did you know that the quality of the air inside your house can impact your health? Dust and other allergens can build up inside your house, reducing the quality of the air that you breathe. So, neglecting your home's air quality can result in more frequent headaches, illnesses, allergy attacks, and asthma attacks. Fortunately, improving the quality of air inside your home is simple. Himalayan Salt Lamps Himalayan salt lamps are made from crystallized Himalayan salt, which is heated using a light bulb. Read More 

Increase the Lifespan of Your Air-Conditioning System with Ductwork Zone Dampers

Zone dampers are devices that are installed in air-conditioning ductwork to regulate the supply of cool air to a building. When closed, they restrict air supply to a given room. Opening the dampers usually allows the affected air duct to supply air to a specific room. The control that these devices have on air supply usually allows a building owner to not only limit the supply of cool air to rooms that need air conditioning but also ensures a balanced distribution of the cooling effect of an air conditioner throughout a given building. Read More 

Three Ways To Improve AC Efficiency

Running an AC unit all summer is both necessary and expensive. In fact, an air conditioner is one of the most expensive home appliances to operate. In order to save money on operating costs and to save wear and tear on your AC system, you need to look at your AC unit not as your home's sole defense against the heat and instead as only a part of your home's defense against the heat. Read More 

Air Conditioner Troubleshooting: Quick Fixes For A Continuously Running Blower Fan

The blower unit is tasked with forcing air throughout the air conditioning system. This usually ensures that there is always a sufficient amount of air available for cooling at the evaporator coil area. It also helps to avoid air conditioner complications, such as air conditioner coil icing, that can heavily affect the operational efficiency of the air conditioning system. However, no airflow is needed when the air conditioning system isn't running. Read More