Even when they’re relatively brand-new, some A/C systems can produce loud noises upon startup. Older units may even produce loud noises throughout their entire operation. Not only can this bother other occupants in your home, but it may even give your neighbors something to gripe about.
Proper air balancing of your HVAC system ensures that each room receives an equal amount of heated or cooled air. Doesn’t air “balance” naturally? Unfortunately, no. Since certain rooms are closer to the central furnace or air conditioner while others are further away, in an unbalanced system some rooms will be too chilly or too […]
Adding on to your home can present some special challenges when it comes to the HVAC system. You may be faced with deciding to extend your ductwork into the addition — an expensive proposition — or providing a separate HVAC system altogether. If you’re thinking that the latter option might be best, you may want […]
A frozen air conditioner is more than just an inconvenience that temporarily leaves leaves you without any cooling capabilities. Running the system with an iced up coil also puts stress on the compressor, and if it breaks down or fails, you can end up facing a costly repair or replacement. There are some steps you […]
In the warm and humid Monmouth County summers, your air conditioner efficiency has a major influence on your energy bills. To keep your bills low, give your A/C the attention it needs. Keep it Clean Once a month, check your system’s air filter for dust buildup. A layer of dust on the filter limits the […]
Plummeting temperatures signal a well-needed break for your air conditioner. Even though you’re not using your A/C system this season, it’s still crucial to give it the care and attention it needs through regularly scheduled maintenance. Here are a few things you can do to keep your air conditioner in peak condition: Keep your condenser […]
If you’re looking to upgrade your home’s air conditioning system, you’ll reach a point where you must decide whether to stick with a central air conditioning system or switch to an air-source heat pump. It will help to familiarize yourself with heat pump advantages and disadvantages. Similar Technology Both of these systems condition the home […]