Avoiding a Frozen A/C Unit: Winter Tips

Avoiding a Frozen A/C Unit: Winter Tips

Regardless of the time of year, a frozen A/C unit can be a pain to deal with. During the winter, however, A/C systems are more vulnerable to frost and ice buildup during operation. Frost and ice buildup can lead to a slew of other problems with your A/C system, which is why prevention is usually the … [Read more...]

Getting an A/C Replacement in Winter

Getting an A/C Replacement in Winter

With winter closing in fast, there’s a good chance you’re thinking more about your furnace’s performance than having your air conditioning system replaced. However, the winter season offers one of the best times to get an A/C replacement for your home. No Worries Over Warm Weather Installing a … [Read more...]

What Should You Consider When Buying a Portable Air Conditioner?

What Should You Consider When Buying a Portable Air Conditioner?

A portable air conditioner (PAC) offers an ideal way to cool a single room, the flexibility to cool a different room when necessary, and the ability to cool a seldom-used space or one where a window unit isn't feasible. If you're thinking of buying a PAC, here are some factors worth … [Read more...]

Why Your Air Conditioner Unit Isn’t Turning On

Why Your Air Conditioner Unit Isn't Turning On

When it's hot outside and you go to use your air conditioner, only to find that it won't turn on, you have an emergency on your hand. Here are some common reasons why this may happen, and what you can do about them. Air Conditioner Won't Turn On? Try This First If your air conditioner will not … [Read more...]

Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Air Conditioner

Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Air Conditioner

Buying a new air conditioner should deliver improved efficiency and enhanced indoor comfort. If your existing unit has been on the job for years, you should immediately notice upgrades in cooling performance as well as lower operating costs when the new system is installed. A new central air … [Read more...]

Balancing Air in Your House

Balancing Air in Your House

Balancing airflow in a building, such as your Indianapolis home, is a process that entails measuring air volumes, temperature and humidity, and making mechanical and environmental adjustments to deliver balanced comfort and IAQ in every room. That's not all. Air balancing also offers a nice … [Read more...]

Learning About Common Condensate Drain Issues

Learning About Common Condensate Drain Issues

The condensate drain is one component of your cooling system that you may not be familiar with, but it can be a source of unpleasant odors, a decline in air quality or significant water damage if it malfunctions. You can avoid all this by learning about the issues that frequently cause problems with … [Read more...]

The Scoop on A/C Ratings

The Scoop on A/C Ratings

When you buy a new air conditioner, you want to make sure you get the best quality system you can. How much energy does it use? How loud is the unit? These are important questions to ask before investing in an A/C. But how do you find the answers? Just look at the air conditioner ratings. SEER. … [Read more...]

Learn About Zoning System Benefits

Learn About Zoning System Benefits

The variable continental climate of Indianapolis can make it hard to keep your entire home at a consistent, comfortable temperature. If you're bothered by uncomfortable hot and cold areas around your house, a zoning system can help. Greater Comfort With Zoning A zoning system lets you divide your … [Read more...]

Tips to Prevent a Frozen Air Conditioner

Tips to Prevent a Frozen Air Conditioner

One of the more common and aggravating cooling season afflictions is a frozen air conditioner, or more accurately, A/C coils that freeze up. When the coils freeze, your A/C's performance will suffer and at a certain point, it will stop working altogether. Find out what causes the coil to freeze. … [Read more...]