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Phoenix Monsoon Storm Preparation – Protecting Your AC Unit

By // 2014.07.29

phoenix monsoon storm preparationLast week the Phoenix metro area was hit once again by a powerful monsoon storm. This time the damage done was not limited to strong winds and heavy rain. In fact, according to the Department of Arizona Public Safety, nearly 23,000 customers did not have access to electricity the following morning. As the Phoenix Monsoon season kicks into full-force into the beginning weeks of August, there are several important things that Phoenix area residents should be concerned about in regards to how these strong and rapid-moving storms can cause significant damage to an AC system in Phoenix.

Steps To Protect Your Home And AC System During A Monsoon Storm

First – Remember: Individual Safety First

The storm that ravaged the Phoenix metro area last Saturday delivered heavy rain, strong wind combined with damaging hail that brought down power poles, trees and several other large structures in the area of Greenway Road and 40th Street. This example of the potential damage these storms can produce is a primary reason why the safety of individuals living at your home should always be your top priority. As tempting as it might be to cover up your AC system during the storm, it’s always recommended to take cover indoors before the monsoon storm hits. Equipment can be repaired or replaced – but people can’t.

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Common Myths About Correct Air Conditioning Sizing

By // 2014.07.15

air conditioning sizingWhen it comes to picking the right air conditioner, size is not everything. In fact, it’s estimated by the US Department of Energy that nearly 30% of American households currently have AC units that exceed their usage simply because they are not sized correctly. Although there are many reasons for this, picking the right size air conditioning is essential to maximize comfort, ensures you get the best possible value and saves money each month on utility bills. Check out the most common myths about correct air conditioning sizing below.

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How To Find The Best Air Conditioning Company In North Scottsdale

By // 2014.03.25

best air conditioning companies north scottsdaleThere are several good air conditioning companies operating in North Scottsdale. But how can you separate the contenders from pretenders in this highly competitive industry? Truth be told, it really depends on your individual needs – and what consumer traits are important to you. However, here are a few important things that you should consider and verify before hiring any air conditioning company in North Scottsdale.

3 Key Areas To Consider To Help You Choose The Best AC Company

First: Make Sure they are APS and SRP Qualified Contractors

The Arizona Public Service company has been a leading source of separating good contractors from ones that you should avoid. However, the SRP qualified contractor program takes this important certification and verifies that an air conditioning company is not only qualified to complete all repairs, service and installation, but most importantly, they will go the job right the first time.

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