Comfort Zone Heating & Cooling Blog

Here Are Mistakes Amateur AC Installers Often Make

May 30th, 2016

The modern central air conditioning system is a complex refrigeration device. To properly install one (or replace an older one) and have the new system work both efficiently and effectively requires the work of licensed professionals.

But for the sake of argument, let’s say that you know an amateur who makes you a low-price offer to set you up with a new air conditioning system. You might think, “Well it can’t be that bad. What could really go wrong?”

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Ways You Might Be Accidentally Shortening the Lifespan of Your AC

May 23rd, 2016

An AC that receives regular maintenance and repairs whenever it needs them should last between 10 to 15 years. But there are ways that you can be shortening the service life of your home’s air conditioner and not even realize it. These are fairly simply mistakes and easy to correct once you know about them.

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Want Better Air Conditioning Efficiency This Summer? Consider a UV Air Purifier!

May 16th, 2016

The title of this post might seem a bit strange at first. How does an air purifier, of any type, improve air conditioning efficiency? Air purifiers remove unwanted particles from flowing through a home’s ventilations system, but aside from lowering the amount of debris that might clog the air filter, this doesn’t sound like anything that would make the air conditioner’s job easier.

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Refer Customers to Us and Save!

May 9th, 2016

We provide comfort at its best to all of our customers—and of course we’re always looking for new customers who will benefit from our immense experience, skill, and range of services. This is why we have a referral program: we want to reward you for referring other customers to us!

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Why You Can’t Maintain Your Air Conditioning System on Your Own

May 2nd, 2016

One of the best investments you can make during the year when it comes to your family’s comfort and your energy budget is to schedule spring maintenance for your air conditioning system. All it takes is a call to a professional who offers regular maintenance services, and your AC will receive a complete inspection, cleaning, and tune-up that will see that it works well through the summer.

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Is Your AC Not Cooling Your Home? Let’s Find Out Why

April 25th, 2016

The temperature is rising, and it’s not surprising, since summer is not that far away. But it’s easier to handle hotter weather when you have a dependable air conditioning system at work in your home.

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Watch Out for Short-Cycling in Your Air Conditioning System

April 18th, 2016

As you start to use your home’s air conditioning system more and more as the weather turns warmer, pay attention to any peculiarities in its operation. You want to catch warning signs of a malfunction early on so you can have them fixed and the AC fully prepared for the hottest weather of the middle of the year.

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Have You Installed Your Programmable Thermostat Yet?

April 11th, 2016

Earlier this year we briefly discussed the benefits of going programmable when it comes to your thermostat. We want to stress the fact that your thermostat should operate in alignment with your family’s use of your home. If you are still using a manual thermostat, you are not heating or cooling your home efficiently. A modern thermostat—a programmable thermostat in particular—is a very wise and beneficial investment for many reasons, which we’ve outlined below.

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Should You Replace Your Air Conditioning System This Spring?

April 4th, 2016

We’ve written during the last few weeks about how important it is that you schedule air conditioning maintenance this spring before the hot weather arrives. Maintenance gives your home’s AC the best chance to make it through the summer without running into malfunctions that will require emergency repairs. It also helps the air conditioner run without wasting energy.

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The Importance of the Compressor in Your Air Conditioning System

March 28th, 2016

As we move into spring, air conditioning systems will start to perform more and more work to keep houses cooled down. The stress level will rise as the summer approaches, which is why it’s vital that you have your residential AC professionally maintained at this time of the year. This inspection and tune-up from HVAC technicians will give your air conditioner the best chance to make it through the hot summer with minimal problems.

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