Is Now the Perfect Time to Replace Your AC?

July 15th, 2019

How can you possibly be sure that now is the right time to replace your AC? Surely, it’s got a little juice left in it, right? Well, we hate to burst your bubble, but sometimes, letting go of an older, outdated air conditioner is definitely worth it, even if you think might make it through the rest of the summer.

There are plenty of signs that suggest it’s time for a replacement, and below, we have listed a number of them for you! (Of course, only a professional can truly determine if it’s time to replace your AC, but we thought we’d give you a bit of a head start!) So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to find out more!

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Controlling Humidity Goes a Long Way

July 1st, 2019

Some things just go together — peanut butter and jelly, milk and cookies, humidity and comfort… Okay, okay, we know what you are thinking and yes, this is going to be another blog about humidity. Why? Because it’s important! Striking the perfect balance of humidity in your home is key to enjoying a comfortable and efficient environment.

In general, most of us prefer a relative humidity level of around 30%-50% — anything above or below that can impact your comfort, efficiency, and even your health! Therefore, it is important to be aware of the effects of high and low humidity and learn about what you can do to restore a perfect balance in your home. All you have to do is keep reading below to find out more.

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Is it Normal for an AC to Blow Warm Air?

June 17th, 2019

No, your air conditioner should not be blowing warm air.  But, of course, things happen and you might find yourself coming home one day to a home full of heat, which is definitely not something to look forward to after spending an afternoon out in the sun.

There are plenty of reasons why your air conditioner might be blowing warm air, and below, we have listed some of these reasons for you. And remember, if your AC is no longer blowing cool, conditioned air, be sure to contact a professional to schedule your Laurel AC repair services.  So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to find out more! 

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How Complicated Could AC Replacement Be?

June 4th, 2019

ac-repairs-replacementOnce you’ve decided it’s time for air conditioning replacement, you’ll need to have a qualified HVAC contractor come and install it for you. Why do that, you might ask, if they’re just going to replace the system? How hard could it be to unplug the old system and put it a new one in its place?

The short answer is that replacing an AC isn’t as easy as you’d think. The longer answer goes like this:

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3 Ways to Take the Load Off Your AC This Season

May 20th, 2019

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Installing the right air conditioner is just the first step. The next is running that air conditioner efficiently, and it’s crucial.

Running an AC inefficiently is going to cost you more in operational costs, but that’s not all. An inefficient system will also put unneeded wear and tear on your air conditioner. That increases your risk of encountering a repair issue and will simply end up costing you more money in the long-run.

After all, air conditioning repairs in Jackson, MS are something to be avoided—you never know just how much they’ll cost.

To take the load off your AC this season and keep it running efficiently, here are 4 things you can do for it:

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3 Reasons Your Air Conditioner Won’t Stay On

May 6th, 2019

guy-mad-at-acThere are few things more irritating than a stubborn air conditioner—one that simply refuses to stay on no matter how many times you start and restart it. You might even be tempted to give it a good kick to see if that somehow magically does the trick!

But we would highly recommend against doing that, of course, because it could easily make the problem worse. It could also create a problem where there wasn’t one in the first place!

No matter how frustrating it is, your best option is to take note of the problem and report it to an expert of AC repair in Hattiesburg, MS. They’ll be able to give you advice over the phone and, if necessary, come out to fix the issue.

Some of the reasons why this issue is happening in the first place, however, can include:

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Quiz Time: Do You Need AC Maintenance?

April 22nd, 2019

checklistThere’s a fine line between an air conditioner that needs repairs and one that just needs a simple maintenance check. No one wants to make an unnecessary repair call for a simple maintenance issue. At the same time, no one wants to schedule a maintenance visit several weeks down the line for something that should be treated like an urgent repair issue.

So, do you know when your AC needs a simple maintenance check versus when it needs AC repair in Jackson, MS? Ask yourself these questions to find out!

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Haven’t Changed Your Air Filter Yet? Now’s a Good Time!

April 8th, 2019

air-filter-changeDo you remember the air filter that was installed with your air conditioner? If not, we urge you to go check on it right away!

The air filter isn’t just an optional accessory—it’s a fundamental part of your HVAC system. If you don’t believe us, go take a look at it now and see how much dirt and dust has accumulated on it. If it weren’t for that air filter, you can expect all of that to end up inside your system, and that can cause a range of issues.

While the air filter is essential for protecting the system, not changing it can be just as bad as not having one in there at all. Here’s why:

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Why It’s Still Not Too Late for Furnace Maintenance

March 25th, 2019

spendingsWhen it comes to maintenance, the best possible time to have it performed is just before the season. Your furnace should have been tuned up before winter, if not before fall.

If you’ve made it to the end of winter without a maintenance check, you can consider yourself lucky. But it’s not exactly something to be happy about, either. When you neglect maintenance, you’re only cheating yourself.

We’ll explain what we mean and why it’s not too late to have your furnace tuned-up this season.

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Why (And When) You Should Replace Your Furnace

March 11th, 2019

old-furnace-in-need-of-replacementThe end of winter is just around the corner. Your trusty furnace has made it through yet another intense season of cold weather. But at the same time, now might be as good a time as any to start asking yourself: is it truly performing its best? Because if it’s not, it might be time to have it replaced.

But why are we jumping to the sudden conclusion of having your furnace replaced? There are a few good reasons why (and they mostly have to do with saving money). We’ll go over them below, along with some methods you can use to determine whether it’s time for replacement.

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