Why Is My Air Conditioner Frozen?

June 29th, 2015

A quality air conditioning system can make it feel like there is a winter chill in the air, but the system itself is not actually supposed to freeze. Many homeowners who experience cooling issues this summer will take a look at their air conditioners only to find that the unit seems to have frozen over. But how is this possible? And shouldn’t ice in your cooling system help cool down your home? Continue Reading

Don’t Wait Any Longer to Schedule Air Conditioning Repair

June 22nd, 2015

Around this time of year, you start running your air conditioner often enough to tell if there is an issue with the system. This may be a big problem—like an air conditioner that shuts off shortly after you turn it on—or it may be a smaller problem like an odd noise. However big or small the issue may seem when you run your AC, our technicians are here to remind you that repairs cannot wait. Continue Reading

Allergy Season Is Here: Install an Indoor Air Quality System Today

June 15th, 2015

When your family members can’t seem to stop coughing and sneezing throughout the day, you know that allergy season has hit.  It can be tough to keep your allergy symptoms under control, especially when they are just as bad indoors as when you are outside. You might be able to save some money on allergy medications and tissues by taking preventive measures today and calling a technician to install a whole-home indoor air quality system. Take a look at some of your options. Continue Reading

Have You Scheduled Air Conditioning Maintenance Yet?

June 8th, 2015

If you haven’t scheduled air conditioning maintenance yet today, now is the time. The weather is finally heating up, and a maintenance visit may do wonders for your home comfort in the spring and summer. Tasks such as changing the air filter are an important part of maintenance, but only professionals can handle some of the more difficult parts of the process. Find out what a professional AC maintenance visit can do for your system. Continue Reading

Is It Time for a New Air Conditioner?

June 1st, 2015

How long has your air conditioner been a part of your home? 10 years? 15? Many homeowners aren’t even sure of the age of their AC unit, especially if it was a part of the home at the time of purchase. So how can you tell that the air conditioner needs to go? Pay attention to the signs discussed in this guide, and learn how to weigh the benefits of a new AC versus a costly repair. Continue Reading

Choose Whole-Home Air Cleaners over Portable Models

May 25th, 2015

Are you still relying on a portable air cleaner for your indoor air quality control? Unfortunately, the air filter of your air conditioning and heating system may not be enough to clean the air in your home. So to combat allergies and asthma symptoms, many homeowners choose to purchase air cleaning systems in order to keep the air free of more contaminants. Continue Reading

4 Things You Should Know about Sump Pumps

May 18th, 2015

Sump pumps are powerful tools when it comes to removing water from your home. If your home is prone to filling up with water, a sump pump is a necessity, but it may also be important for homes that are not inclined toward flooding. Learn more about the importance of sump pumps and professional sump pump services in today’s guide. Continue Reading

What Is Zone Control and Why Should You Consider It?

May 11th, 2015

Think of how many times this has happened to you: one member of the family prefers a room to be colder than another person does, resulting in an argument about the temperature in the house. This is common in households that frequently use their central heating and air conditioning systems, since you are usually forced to keep the temperature throughout the home consistent. Continue Reading

3 Ways to Prepare Your Air Conditioner for Summer

May 4th, 2015

Winter is finally gone, and for residents of Andover, MN, it couldn’t happen quickly enough. But even as we enjoy the warm spring weather, summer isn’t far away, bringing high temperatures and Minnesota’s patented humidity in its wake. Now is the time to get ready for it, when the weather is still cool and you have the luxury of making any preparations according to your schedule rather than scrambling to stay ahead of the next heat wave. Here are 3 ways to prepare your air conditioner for summer: helping you stay cool and comfortable while cutting down on those expensive bills. Continue Reading

How a Dehumidifier Can Lower Your Bills

April 27th, 2015

When there is moisture in the air, you can feel it. High levels of humidity leave people with a feeling often described as “sticky” and can make you feel a lot warmer than the temperature on the thermostat would indicate. It can even lead to the development of mold. The solution? A whole-house dehumidifier. This installation helps to remove moisture from the air, and it can even reduce your monthly spending. Continue Reading