How Can I Retrofit My Home for an AC Unit?

5/4/17 11:30 AM Chris Long

If you ever lived in an old house or apartment, you may have made due with portable window air conditioning units.

With temperatures rising, and summer approaching, those little window units aren’t going to cut it when it comes to keeping you and your family cool.

If your home doesn’t have its own central AC unit, installing one isn’t as complicated or costly as you might suspect.

If your home has an existing electric or gas-forced air heating system, installing air conditioning can normally be done in one day.

You should first have your ducts inspected. They may need to be modified to handle an increase in the volume of air your AC system will produce.

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Are You Concerned with the Quality of Indoor Air in Your Home?

4/27/17 12:30 PM Chris Long

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While most of us know that outdoor air pollution can be harmful to our health, it’s important to remember that indoor air pollution can have its own negative effects on the quality of indoor air inside your home.

According to the EPA, indoor air pollution is one of the top five threats facing public health.

“In the last several years, a growing body of scientific evidence has indicated that the air within homes and other buildings can be more seriously polluted than the outdoor air in even the largest and most industrialized cities,” the EPA writes in The Inside Story: A Guide to Indoor Air Quality. “Other research indicates that people spend approximately 90 percent of their time indoors. Thus, for many people, the risks to health may be greater due to exposure to air pollution indoors than outdoors.”

Failing to remedy indoor air quality troubles can lead to health problems, including:

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The Solution to Air Conditioning Issues - Get a Programmable Thermostat

8/18/16 9:54 AM Chris Long

A programmable thermostat for your air conditioning system is an excellent piece of equipment. It offers multiple advantages, and more and more people have been installing them over the last three years.

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Why Hiring Amateur HVAC Contractors Is a Bad Idea - 3 Mistakes They Make

8/11/16 9:26 AM Chris Long

Finding professional HVAC contractors has always been a tricky job. Granted, they're human, so they make mistakes. Some errors hurt the HVAC systems they install and maintain. Other mistakes hurt the customers.

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3 DIY Maintenance Checklists for a Healthier HVAC in Southampton

4/29/16 3:39 PM Chris Long

HVAC in SouthamptonThere’s nothing like having a well-maintained HVAC in Southampton to keep you feeling fresh and comfortable all throughout the year! A highly efficient and clean HVAC in great running condition can give you the same benefits as those of a brand-new one without burning a hole in your pocket. And if you’ve just had a new one installed, it’s always good to be aware of DIY maintenance tips that you yourself can accomplish at home to ensure the long-lasting quality of your unit.

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Unexpected Tips To Keep Your HVAC Costs Down

1/1/16 2:29 PM Chris Long

doyelstown-hvacPennsylvania is home to all types of weather given its continental climate. Unlike those who simply bask in the constant sun and 70 degree weather of Southern California, for better or worse, there are definitely four distinct seasons. The most extreme of these, summer and winter, bring challenges to those who like to stay comfortable in and around our homes, which is why it is imperative to make sure your heating and cooling systems are running at peak efficiency for when the most inclement weather actually does visit your area.

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Last Minute Tips To Get Your AC to Save You Money

12/1/15 2:22 PM Chris Long

Newtown-AC RepairAre your electricity bills astronomical in the summer? Do they seem to be getting higher and higher, for some reason? Does the air coming from your unit sometimes seem lack a timid cool breeze instead of a cold blast that you need to cool your house?

There is no doubt about it, it can get stifling in Newtown, PA; air conditioning on some days is a must. But using the AC unit can definitely add up. Here are a few tips for how to solve the problem of super high AC bills while surviving the worst of the summer heat.

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The Cost Saving Benefits of an Eco-Friendly Heating and Cooling System in Bucks County

11/15/15 11:00 AM Chris Long

Eco Friendly HVACToday people are more aware of the enormous burden that heating and cooling systems have on the power grid systems. They are one of the most taxing of all household appliances and they result in higher energy bills and contribute enormously to greenhouse gas emissions.

The good news is that there are environmentally friendly options for conventional heating and cooling methods, and more are being developed every day.

The initial cost of eco-friendly heating and cooling systems may be higher than conventional systems, however, most people find that the benefits of these systems far outweigh the slightly higher price.

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