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What is the Average Air Conditioner Life Expectancy in Phoenix AZ

By // 2015.08.25

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average air conditioning life expectancy in phoenix azLike any other mechanical device, an air conditioning unit eventually will break down. This is a fact that every homeowner or commercial building owner must factor into their annual budget, as it’s very difficult to predict when these essential major appliances will finally kick the bucket. However, there are several factors that can impact the average air conditioner life expectancy in Phoenix AZ and some things you can easily do to extend the life of your AC unit.

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Can You Save Money by Shading AC Units During Summertime

By // 2015.08.18

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save money by shading ac units during summertimeAsk any air conditioning expert about the easiest way to keep your cooling system running ‘cool’ and they’ll quickly reply; “keep it out of the sun”. It does not require a PhD in particle physics to understand that when a device that is engineered to cool warm air is left outside to absorb heat – the ability to do its job efficiently can be compromised. This is why several homeowners save money by shading AC units during summertime in Phoenix.

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How to Avoid AC Damage from a Haboob in Phoenix

By // 2015.08.11

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avoid ac damage from a haboob in phoenixThe summer haboob dust storm is something that simply comes with the territory of living in the Phoenix Valley. These large dust storms can be rather intense, brining blowing sand, dirt, debris, sticks, and sometimes heavy rain that can cause serious damage to your home – and the cooling systems outside of the house. There are a few things that conscious homeowners can do to avoid AC damage from a haboob in Phoenix that are cost effective and will not require a lot of hard labor.

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Why is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up in Summer?

By // 2015.08.04

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why is my air conditioner freezing up in summerBelieve it or not, one of the biggest issues facing Phoenix homeowners in the hot summer heat is an AC unit that freezes up. This might seem to be a virtual impossibility with average temperatures over 100 degrees daily, but the frozen AC system is a major problem that occurs – primarily due to restricted airflow. Before we answer why is my air conditioner freezing up in summer, it’s important to understand how these units work and what you can do to reduce the chances of an AC unit freezing.

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How to Protect Your AC Unit During Monsoon Season in Phoenix

By // 2015.07.28

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protect your ac unit during monsoon season in phoenixOne of the biggest causes of major damage to cooling systems occurs from July till late August. This is the time of year when we receive the majority of our severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in the Phoenix Valley. With this extreme weather comes several opportunities for damage to these expensive units. There are a few things you can do to protect your AC unit during monsoon season in Phoenix that are cost effective and will take very little time to complete.

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Why is my Phoenix Home AC Unit Not Cooling Properly?

By // 2015.07.21

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phoenix home ac unit not cooling properlyThere is simply nothing worse than a Phoenix home AC unit not cooling properly. Whether you live in a townhome or a multi-level single family home, the proper operation of a cooling system is not only critical for comfort in the summer heat, but it can also lead to potential health issues; especially for people that live with respiratory illness or medical conditions. In order to expedite the repair process, and to give you a better understanding the common AC unit problems that occur in the Phoenix Valley, here are some facts to consider.

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3 Ways to Save Money on Air Conditioning in Phoenix AZ

By // 2015.07.14

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save money on air conditioning in phoenix azA major factor that all homeowners must deal with is the rising cost of energy consumption in Arizona. Everybody that lives in the Phoenix Valley understands that the biggest increase in monthly energy bills occurs during the summer season. This often stimulates an aggressive search for affordable ways to save money on air conditioning in Phoenix AZ – regardless of the size of your home. Fortunately, there are three simple summer energy saving tips you can do to improve the energy efficiency of your cooling unit and thus reduce the cost of your monthly budget.

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What Will Make an AC Condensation Line Clogged?

By // 2015.07.07

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ac condensation line cloggedOne of the biggest hassles for a homeowner in Phoenix is making that phone call to the local air conditioning repair company when it’s triple digit heat outside. However, one of the biggest causes of AC system break down is due to the AC condensation line clogged by debris, obstructions or simple lack of routine maintenance. Regardless of the cause, the fact remains that a professional will be needed to repair the system and get your AC back online as quickly as possible. Below are a few of the root causes that tend to lead to air conditioning condensation lines becoming clogged or backed up.

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How To Identify AC Companies in Phoenix You Should Avoid

By // 2015.06.30

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AC Companies in PhoenixIt’s typical for consumers to be skeptical of the people they deal with – especially when it comes to home contractors. Sadly, the reality is that it’s very common for there to be more bad apples than good ones in the construction and contracting business. However, there are a few warning signs that stand out like a sore thumb when it comes to determining which AC companies in Phoenix are less than trustworthy and should be avoided by any home owner.

Here are three of the top signs to look for when looking into contractors that provide heating and cooling in Phoenix that you should never call.

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What’s The Cost Of Air Conditioning Installation in Phoenix?

By // 2015.06.23

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Air Conditioning Installation in PhoenixAre you proactive about your AC unit? If you said yes, then spring season in Phoenix is typically the time when you looked to update or improve your cooling systems. If you’re more take-it-as it-comes, then you may be dealing with an AC issue that requires a full replacement in the heat of the summer. No matter what kind of person you are, one of the biggest hurdles that often complicates this process is trying to understand the costs involved in buying and completing air conditioning installation in Phoenix.  Good news, these problems become much clearer when you understand the process involved in the entire air conditioning unit installation equation.

To simplify this and provide you with answer to commonly asked questions about AC sales and installation, here are some facts to consider.

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