For some homeowners, choosing a new A/C system can be as simple as heading to the nearest big box store and picking a window unit off the shelf. But for those who desire central heating and cooling, selecting from among all the different types and varieties of A/C units can leave them asking, “Which option is right for me?”
In Jacksonville, living without a functioning air conditioner is only tolerable during the winter months. The last thing you want is an air conditioner that fails just as temperatures start to rise.
Unfortunately, emergencies can happen—and knowing exactly how long it will take to install a new air conditioner can help as you make unit replacement plans. Read on to learn more about the timeline for an a/c installation and what you can expect from the process.
As temperatures continue to cool in Jacksonville and homeowners kick on the heat for the first time since last winter, it’s common to notice a burning smell coming from the vents. This can be very unsettling, but luckily the smell (usually) only lasts for a short period of time.
One of the biggest questions people have when they purchase an HVAC unit or buy a home with an existing system is: “How long can I expect this unit to last?” The short answer is, it depends on a variety of different factors, including the amount of use, operational conditions, and maintenance schedule.
Even though it may not feel like it, the hottest days of the year are almost behind us. Now is the time to give our A/C systems, which have been working overtime to keep us cool and comfortable, some much needed TLC. Here are a few pointers to keep your air conditioning and heating system running smoothly as we enter the fall and winter months.
Having a new air conditioning system installed at your home is a major expense, so it’s important that the process is done correctly and efficiently to get the most out of this investment. As you begin collecting estimates with local HVAC companies, there are several questions worth asking that can ultimately help you make the right decision and save you money.
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If there was ever a region where a well-functioning air conditioning unit is vital to survival and comfort, it’s Jacksonville, Florida. While many people flock to the city because of its bountiful sunshine, having access to the cool relaxation of an A/C unit makes the worst of the heat more bearable. If your air conditioning unit is on and running — but not cooling your home or business — it could be due to one of these reasons.
These days, it seems as though there is some sort of “smart” technology for every component in your home. Swapping out your traditional thermostat for a smart thermostat is one of the most cost effective smart home decisions you can make.
You rely on your AC unit to help you weather the intense Florida climate in comfort. Whether your current AC unit brand new, several years old, or may need to be replaced soon, there are a handful of ways you can get the most out of your investment and extend the life of the unit.