Should I Leave Interior Doors Open Or Closed When the AC Is On?
Many people think that they can simply shut the doors to their bedrooms, laundry room, home office and other interior rooms and they’ll be able to save a little money on heating and cooling bills. Unfortunately, while this practice is fairly common, the homeowner is setting in motion an inefficient and, even, dangerous situation.Continue Reading
Your HVAC: What’s Normal and What’s Not
What’s that noise? It might be your air conditioner. Whether it’s a click in the night, a constant dull hum, or a sudden high-pitched squeal, your air conditioner may be trying to tell you something through the noises it makes. Some noises are nothing to worry about, while others are signs of serious (and potentially expensive) problems. Here’s an easy guide to help you listen for normal...Continue Reading
New UN report says we are cooking ourselves with old AC
A new United Nations report shows why it’s crucial to clean up air conditioning. In fact, the authors found that switching over to energy-efficient and climate-friendly air conditioning units could save the world up to 460 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions over the course of the next 40 years. For context, that’s roughly eight times the amount of greenhouse gases the entire world...Continue Reading
Air conditioning tips: How to stay cool in the summer heat
Brutal heat has been beating down on the U.S., and across the globe, with high temperatures reaching above 90 degrees -- and in some cases over 100 -- recently in cities like Phoenix and Las Vegas, and Atlanta. When extreme heat strikes, the best place to be is inside somewhere -- anywhere -- with air conditioning. And, indeed, the vast majority of Americans can cool off in their own...Continue Reading