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All You Need to Know About R22 Refrigerant Replacement

All You Need to Know About R22 Refrigerant Replacement

All air conditioners require an adequate supply of refrigerants to power up. A refrigerant is any substance that undergoes transitions from liquid to gas and vice versa within the AC unit, which gives the cooling effects you get from your air conditioner. Often ACs can have refrigerant leaks. These leaks can occur for various reasons, which include improper maintenance and wear and tear accumulating over time. It can only be fixed by HVAC professionals. But why is the leak such...
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AC Inspection: When to Repair and When to Replace?

AC Inspection: When to Repair and When to Replace?

Air conditioning equipment are used throughout the year with little care and maintenance. When was the last time you actually took a good look at your air conditioner? A few months ago? Last year? Never? A good air conditioner will last you many years, but if you want it to last even longer, you’ll need to take a deeper look at your HVAC system. This system comprises of heating, ventilating and the air conditioning system, and if you can maintain...
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How to Set up a Thermostat in Your Home

How to Set up a Thermostat in Your Home

When you feel cold, you want some warmth, but when you feel warm you need some cool air. Thermostats give you the comfortable temperatures you desire in your room. However, not many people know how to wire a thermostat. Before getting thermostats it’s better to know what type of HVAC system is available in your home.

Common AC Problems That You Can Easily Troubleshoot

Common AC Problems That You Can Easily Troubleshoot

Air conditioners are often taken for granted. We keep it on throughout the day and night without closing the doors and windows. We leave it on when we don’t really need it, simply we are not used to staying in a room without an AC. Such improper use and operation can have a damaging effect on the AC in the long term. So maintenance and air conditioning repair is crucial if you want your AC to last longer.

Inverter AC vs Non-Inverter: Why You Should Choose Inverter ACs

Inverter AC vs Non-Inverter: Why You Should Choose Inverter ACs

From lighting a fire pit to fanning themselves, people have always found a way to regulate their body temperatures and find some level of comfort in their environment. With time came Air Conditioners, but it seems like we aren’t done with improving these methods.

Your AC is Leaking, Here’s What Should You Do

Your AC is Leaking, Here’s What Should You Do

Outdoor temperatures and the settings of your home thermostat really affect how your air conditioner works. You can’t really control the weather but you can sure check your thermostat. If you see that your thermostat is not giving you the wrong reading, you know that your AC may not be

Say Goodbye to AC Maintenance Guys by Learning to Do it Yourself

Say Goodbye to AC Maintenance Guys by Learning to Do it Yourself

Air conditioners have been an essential part of our lives ever since they were invented in 1902. Similar to all other electronic devices, air conditioners need regular maintenance if they are to function perfectly. But unfortunately, many users lack the basic skills required for air conditioning service and so they often end up paying a lot of money to the serviceman that they could have otherwise saved with that knowledge.

Understanding Why Your Dog Hates Vacuums & How to Deal with It!

Understanding Why Your Dog Hates Vacuums & How to Deal with It!

Why do dogs hate vacuums? This is a frequently asked question by dog owners due to individual personal experiences when it comes to dog handling and breeding especially in homes. The sight of these mechanical monsters set the alarm bells ringing for domestic pets and dealing with this problem can be just as complicated as it is frustrating. Why then are dogs afraid of vacuums? How can you vacuum pet hair without frightening your lovely pet?

Using Your Vacuum Cleaner as a Leaf Blower! A Must-Read!

Using Your Vacuum Cleaner as a Leaf Blower! A Must-Read!

When you have a tough mess to clean-up, using your vacuum cleaner as a blower might be your hidden secret weapon. Many types of vacuum cleaners these days are designed to not only suck in dirt, but also blow air out. This redesign allows you to multi-task easily and efficiently to clean no matter what mess you have. But, at first, you need to know how to use your vacuum cleaner as a blower. Well, we’re here to help you!