June 12, 2018

What You Should Know About Refrigerant

Most of us know that refrigerant is the substance that is key to the cooling process, but few of us have ever seen it. It flows mysteriously through our HVAC systems, absorbing heat from our homes’ interiors as a cool, low pressure liquid, and then is pumped outdoors as a hot, high pressure gas, where the heat is exhausted by a fan, then does it all over again. That’s more than most homeowners know about refrigerant. But because laws governing […]
June 7, 2018

Keep Your Guests Cool at Summer Parties

Summer is finally upon us and you know what that means – time to have fun! All across the country, millions of homeowners will be opening up their households to entertain guests with summer parties, both indoors and outdoors. Here are some tips to help them stay cool:   Call an Expert for an Annual Checkup If your HVAC system isn’t in tip-top shape, then either your guests will be too warm or your cooling costs will be astronomical. To […]
June 5, 2018

Warning Signs: A/C Freeze in Summer

As strange as it might sound, it’s possible for air conditioning systems to freeze up during summer. Even with the high summer temperatures in the Peachtree City area, you can end up with A/C freeze that stops your system from being able to work properly. Find out more about why this happens and what you should do about it. Signs of a Frozen A/C Your A/C system might be frozen if you notice that there is water leaking out of […]
May 24, 2018

Memorial Day: HVAC Prep Before Heading Out of Town

Before heading out for the long weekend, set aside some time for vacation HVAC prep. Not only does it avoid problems associated with high humidity, it also assures you that you’ll return to a comfortable home. Inspect the air filter. A dirty air filter can shut your HVAC system down while you’re away, or worse, cause the evaporator coil to freeze over. Even when you’re home, a frozen coil can damage the air conditioner by continuing to run.   The […]