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Tag: Ductwork

27
Jul

5 Common Misconceptions About Air Conditioning in Phoenix Summers

Most people aren’t air conditioning experts; luckily we’re here to help! Unfortunately, ever since the first air conditioner was invented, people have held onto a lot of misconceptions about how they work and the best way to use them. A lot of these misconceptions boil down to common sense being misapplied because sometimes what’s best for your HVAC system is a little

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3
Jul

What is the Cost of a New Central AC Unit?

How can you logically compare the cost of central air unit replacement with continued repair work on an older system? In the greater Phoenix area, AC units get a real workout, so while national averages might be one measure, locally you get a whole different picture of a system’s lifespan, efficiency and cost. So, how much does an AC unit

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22
Jun

Just Bought a House in Phoenix? Use These Tips to Protect Your A/C Unit

Congratulations on your new Phoenix home! Well, new to you, anyway. It could be several decades old and have had a series of owners. Not to worry, no doubt your home was owned by a succession of HVAC technicians, each of whom kept the central air conditioner in tip-top shape. No? The sad truth is, you often have no idea what

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19
May

Ductwork

Ductwork, sometimes spelled duct work, is the system of ducts that run throughout your home or business that deliver cold air via your air conditioner. Split system air conditioners also have ductwork that returns air back to the A/C or heating unit. This helps complete the circulation of air throughout your home. It is important to keep ducts clean and

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19
Apr

Why is My Air Conditioner Not Blowing Cold Air?

The office staff members answering customer calls at ACE Home Services often check off this concern: “Air conditioner not blowing cold air,” which gets our HVAC technicians in the truck and on their way. Among HVAC companies in Phoenix, this is the most frequent call for help. In the high heat of summer, and in the slightly cooler days of

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31
Mar

What is the Typical AC Tune-Up Cost?

Given the high costs of major repairs or replacement, having your AC looked at every year makes good economic sense. You may be debating if you should spring for an AC tune-up this season or try to defer maintenance. Look at the low cost of getting proper AC tune-up services, and compare it to the cost of neglecting your system.

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28
Dec

How Long Should It Take to Cool My House Down With a Central AC?

There are a few factors that affect the amount of time it takes for a central A/C system to cool down an entire home. Without inspecting your unit, it is hard to determine exactly how long it should take your a/c to cool the house. Factors Effecting How Long it Takes Air Conditioning to Cool Your Home The following are

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25
Oct

What Your Air Conditioner Smells Really Mean

Your air conditioner is an essential part of keeping your Phoenix home cool and comfortable. When it’s working properly, you probably don’t think twice about it. However, if your home begins to take on a certain aroma once your AC starts running, you’ll probably notice right away. Here are some common smells, their causes and what should be done about

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10
Mar

5 Facts About Indoor Air Ventilation

It’s a fact. We spend 90% of our time indoors, but the indoor air can be five times dirtier than outside air. Ventilation will give your home healthier air – especially if you live in a tightly constructed, more energy efficient newer home. We all want to breathe clean, fresh air – especially in our own homes. Yet, that air

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