Understanding HVAC Services

9 Things You Should Know About Keeping Cool In Arizona

Air conditioning in the desert southwest is not a luxury item, but rather a much needed necessity. When the heat soars to 110 degrees or more, keeping cool can be a life or death situation. Believe it or not, people survived in the Phoenix area without air conditioning for years, but the advent of the […]

Why Is Your Air Conditioner Cycling On And Off So Often?

A central air conditioning system that is working properly should cycle on and off a few times per hour. If your system is cycling every few minutes (or even every few seconds), something is wrong. When your air conditioner short cycles, it wastes energy — and it usually doesn’t cool your home adequately, either. Follow […]

5 Smart Reasons To Buy A Tankless Water Heater

If you’re ready for a new hot water heater, you need to look at your tankless options. Tankless hot water heaters have been standard in European countries for the past few decades, but they are still being introduced to homes in the United States. See why so many families are going tankless. Here are the […]

Is A Heat Pump System Better Than A Furnace?

Although furnaces are probably the most common way people heat their homes, there are actually several different types of heating systems you can use to keep your home warm. One of those is a heat pump system. Heat pumps have several distinct advantages over furnaces. Whether or not it’s a better option for your home, […]

MERV’s The Word: Explaining Air Filter Performance

Most people don’t give much thought to their air conditioner’s filter as they replace it. After all, a filter is just a filter, right? As it turns out, there’s more than meets the eye when it comes to your air filter and how it relates to your A/C system’s overall performance and energy efficiency. What […]

How To Tell If Your Air Conditioner Is Too Big For Your Home

When it comes to bank account balances and diamond rings, bigger is always better. However, the same can’t be said for your air conditioner. An oversized a/c unit may cool your home faster, but it can cause a host of other problems. Here’s how to tell if your air conditioner is too big for your […]

How To Attach An Air Conditioning Manifold Gauge And Perform Basic Refrigerant Pressure Readings

If you suspect your home’s central air conditioning system isn’t operating properly, you can tell a lot simply by measuring the system’s refrigerant pressures. It may seem intimidating to perform your own system pressure tests, but it is actually quite straightforward to do so. Below is how to measure your central air conditioning system’s pressures […]

5 Clever Ways To Save Your Air Conditioner & Reduce Your Energy Costs

Most people don’t think of the amount of work their air conditioners do until their air conditioners refuse to work anymore. The harder your air conditioner works, the faster it may need to be repaired. Fortunately, there are ways to prolong your air conditioning unit’s life expectancy so you’ll be able to avoid repairs and/or […]