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Is Your Air Filter Dirty?

June 19th, 2017

filterIf so, what are you waiting for? Change it out, right away! Keeping a dirty air filter in your air conditioner is one of the best ways in which to impede its performance, compromise your budget, and potentially damage your system, all while enjoying a weaker performance and paying more for less comfort. Does a single word in that sentence sound at all enticing to you? Then, again — what are you waiting for?

We know that we have frequently warned against servicing your air conditioner on your own, and we will continue to do so. For the most part, your air conditioning maintenance in Dayton, OH is something that only trained professionals can handle. That being said, changing your air filter is one maintenance task that you can — and should — handle for yourself. Read on to learn more about the benefits of keeping your air filter fresh.

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How UV Germicidal Lights Help You

June 5th, 2017

UV-air-purifierDuring the summer season, it is easy to focus most of your attention on the temperature within your home when it comes to your overall comfort. There is no overstating just how important it is that you have a great air conditioner working for you in your home during the hottest time of the year. That being said, there is also an unfortunate oversight that a lot of homeowners make. This is failing to ensure that they are maintaining great indoor air quality in their homes, as well as comfortable temperatures. Fortunately for you, we can help you to bridge the gap and boost the air quality throughout your home.

In many cases, removing airborne pollutants such as dust and dirt from the air in your home may be enough to satisfactorily improve upon your indoor air quality. However, there are certain situations in which removing pollutants from the air alone may not be enough to really improve upon the condition of the air in your household. When dealing with biological pollutants, such as viruses, mold, and bacteria, for instance, you’ll need to destroy them. That is why you may require UV air purifiers in Vandalia, OH.

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AC Problems: Blowing Warm Air

May 22nd, 2017

Warming temperatures can be a welcome change of pace around here, especially after a particularly long and cold winter season. It is much more difficult to really get out and fully enjoy the heat of the winter season, though, when you do not have a great air conditioning system available with which to effectively and reliably cool your home. That is why any problems with your air conditioner in Dayton, OH are of such concern.

There are a number of different issues that you may encounter with your home cooling system. Shy of a complete system breakdown, an air conditioner that is blowing warm air from its vents is probably the most alarming. Surprisingly, though, there may actually be a very simple fix to such situations. As is always the case, however, it could also be something rather serious. Here are some tips to help you handle the situation should your AC begin blowing warm air.

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Can Ductless Air Conditioning Save Me Money?

May 8th, 2017

ductless-blower-with-remoteIt is certainly possible! As is the case with any HVAC system, a ductless mini split is not necessarily going to be right for every home or every homeowner. That being said, for those that the system is the right fit for, there are many benefits to be enjoyed. Financial savings are one of them. Today we are going to take a look at a few of the ways in which opting to go ductless when cooling your home can save you money.

Before we do, we want to remind you that no air conditioner, ductless or otherwise, is going to work at peak efficiency and performance levels if it is not properly installed and serviced. You’ll have no doubts in this regard when you choose to work with us. Our technicians are here to ensure that you get the very best performance that your ductless mini split in Vandalia, OH has to offer.

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Signs That You Need AC Repairs

April 24th, 2017

AC-repair-technicianNow that the winter season is officially behind us, many homeowners in the area are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the warmer weather. As much of a relief as the hot summer temperatures can be after a frigid winter and a chilly spring, though, things can take a turn if your AC is no able to cool your home effectively and reliably. No air conditioner is perfect, which is why you should learn to recognize the need for air conditioning repairs in Dayton, OH.

The sooner that any problems with your air conditioner are resolved, the better off your system is going to be. Do not put your air conditioner at further risk of damage due to inactivity when problems do arise. Act quickly, have the problem(s) resolved by trained professionals, and enjoy the great performance that you deserve from your home cooling system. 

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Ready to Replace Your Air Conditioner?

April 11th, 2017

thermostat-rising-in-sunIf you are still on the fence about whether or not to invest in a new air conditioning system before the hottest weather of the year arrives, you are starting to run low on time. Ideally, you will have your brand new AC system installed and running by the time you really need it. That may not be just yet, but the real heat of the summer season does have a way of sneaking up on us.

Of course, we completely understand that this is a big decision to make. For most homeowners, the expense of a new cooling system is a major investment. You also want to ensure that you get the best return possible on the investment that you’ve already made in your existing air conditioning system. Here are a few points to consider if you’re thinking about an air conditioning replacement in Vandalia, OH.

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AC Maintenance: It’s Time

March 27th, 2017

AC-maintenance-technicianIt may seem like wishful thinking still, but the fact of the matter is that warmer weather really is on the way — and it also has a way of sneaking up on us. If you’re interested in living as comfortably as possible throughout the hottest time of the year, then it is vital that your air conditioner is kept in great working condition. This simply won’t be the case if your air conditioner is not tuned up as needed.

Air conditioning maintenance requires much more than changing out your air filter and hosing down your outdoor unit. It is a fairly complex and involved process, which means that routine AC maintenance in Dayton, OH is definitely a job for trained professionals. Put your air conditioner in our hands, and you’ll be able to cool your home with well-earned confidence this summer season.

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Take Stock of Your Home Improvement Needs

March 13th, 2017

work-gloves-and-hard-hatRepeat after us, everyone. We’re almost there. Winter is almost gone. This time of year is tough on residents that get their hopes up on particularly warm days, only to feel disheartened when the temperature plummets the next. We make it through the unpredictable weather of March every year, but that doesn’t make it any easier after another long, cold winter season. Why not take your mind off of your cabin fever by ensuring that your home has made it through the winter season unscathed?


Before the heat of summer arrives in full, springtime presents you with a great opportunity for dealing with the multitude of issues that can develop around your property over time. Our team offers some truly great home improvement services in Dayton, OH. Take advantage of them before getting distracted by the fun of the summer season.

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Spring Maintenance: Clean Your Air Ducts!

February 27th, 2017

cleaning-ductsThe heating season is drawing to a close, but it definitely isn’t time to switch off your home heating system just yet. That being said, we understand that you are getting anxious for the warmer weather to arrive. What can you do to pass the time before the heating season is behind us once more? Well, we recommend getting some basic maintenance out of the way.

Now, scheduling routine air conditioning maintenance is definitely something that you should be doing every year. However, there are certain aspects of caring for your air conditioner — or forced air heating system — that are not covered by routine annual maintenance. Ensuring that your air ducts are clean falls into this category. While we wait for warmer weather to arrive, why not schedule professional duct cleaning in Dayton, OH?

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Heat Pumps: Versatile and Efficient

February 13th, 2017

heat-pumpInvesting in a new HVAC system is a pretty substantial expense for most homeowners. Obviously, you want to be sure that you are choosing the right system for your needs and that your system will operate as efficiently as possible for as long as possible. While there is no single heater or air conditioner that will suit everyone’s needs, the heat pump is one that we often recommend to homeowners in the area.

Heat pumps have a lot going for them, and the technology has only gotten better over the years. Consider the following benefits of using a heat pump in your home, and be sure to let us know if you decide that this is the right system for you. If so, our technicians will install and service it so that you can count on getting the best performance possible from your heat pump in Dayton, OH.

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