4 Steps To Winterizing Your Air Conditioner And Maintaining It Through The Winter

During the winter months, your AC can be vulnerable to damage due to weather and poor maintenance.Therefore, you want to winterize your AC before the winter months to ensure you do not have problems when you get ready to use it again in spring. Here are some of the steps do you need to take to winterize your AC and maintain it throughout winter: 1. Turning Off the AC and Preparing to Clean the Unit [Read More]

MacGyver It! How Crafting Supplies Can Fix Small Issues With Your Heating System

"MacGyvering it" is a phrase referring to an '80s TV show called MacGyver. The main character is adept at taking the most mundane daily items and turning them into devices that save the day. If you have a craft room full of common craft supplies and a heating system that is having problems, you can take certain craft supplies and "MacGyver" a solution to get the heating system running again. Check out what you can do with the following craft supplies. [Read More]

Time Allotments For A Brand-New Residential Air Conditioning Installation

When you are getting a brand-new central air conditioner installed for the first time, you should allow more time for this type of air conditioning installation than for a replacement. There is a lot more going on than just electrical wiring.  If you are wondering if you should take a day off from work for this, here are the typical time allotments for each step of the installation process. Level Surface for the Condenser Box [Read More]

Tips For Getting A New Air Conditioner Installed

If your air conditioner is old and has been repaired a few times, it's probably time to think about getting it replaced. Replacing an AC is a big investment, so you want to make sure you make a good choice when it comes to the size and efficiency of the unit. Here are a few other tips that might help. Plan The Replacement If you push your AC until it finally breaks down in the middle of summer, you're forced to make a quick decision about whether to repair or replace it. [Read More]