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7 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning Bill This Summer

Nothing feels worse than feeling like you’re living in a pressure cooker. Except maybe that bill that comes at the end of the month. The cost of cooling a home in the middle of summer is astronomical. Especially in some of the hottest areas of the country where cooling costs are easily a few hundred dollars per month. Luckily, there are a few ways to save money on air conditioning by helping your air conditioner to run better, which will save you a little cash throughout the summer. These low-cost (or no-cost) tips keep [...]

A Homeowner’s Guide to Air Conditioner Repairs

On a southern summer day, your central AC unit is your lifeline. To prevent your home from becoming too warm and toasty, it’s important to be aware of the most common air conditioner repairs to keep you and your family comfortable when the temperatures start to rise. Common AC Repairs for Homeowners Many of the common air conditioner repairs among Kentucky and Indiana homeowners stem from these symptoms: The unit won’t turn on at all or will only hum with no fan function. Odd and loud noises or vibration while running. Blowing weak air [...]

What Is a SEER Rating? Air Conditioner Efficiency Explained

Maintaining a balanced home comfort level is more complex than just hitting a few buttons on your thermostat. When it comes to making investments to improve the quality of your living space, it can be hard to balance your budget while trying to be energy efficient, all at the same time. With summertime surfacing for the states of Kentucky and Indiana, homeowners are gearing up to make sure their AC units are in proper working order. Summers in this region of the country mean both heat and humidity, and it’s critical to be prepared. [...]

How to Choose the Right Type of AC Unit for Your Home

According to the U.S Department of Energy, homeowners across the country spend $11 billion dollars per year to power their AC. That’s a lot of money spent on cool air throughout the year. When it’s time to replace your air conditioning system, it can be an overwhelming situation. Your AC unit represents a large investment into your home and budget, so you definitely want to get your money’s worth. But how do you know which one is right for your home? Evaluating your AC unit size, high-efficiency features, home requirements, quality, cost, and all [...]

A Beginner’s Guide to Air Conditioning

Picture this: It’s a hot, summer day, and you’ve been outside running around with the kids in the backyard. The sun is shining, and the humidity has got you wanting one thing. That one thing, is a blast of cold air as soon as you walk inside. Thanks to Willis Carrier, that was made possible. Central air conditioning has been improving the quality of our lives for many years now. The first modern electrical air conditioning unit was invented in Buffalo, New York, in 1902. Air conditioning, formally put, is a system for conditioning [...]