Why is My AC Leaking Water?
June 3, 2023 Uncategorized Summer in Southwest Florida is the season for high temperatures and humidity. This time of year is particularly uncomfortable and your air conditioner plays a critical role in staying comfortable. But what happens when you spot your AC leaking water? Don’t panic, we’re here to help you navigate this issue and
What is a Condenser Unit for Your Air Conditioner?
May 19, 2023 Uncategorized An air conditioner condenser is the component of the air conditioner that is responsible for pressurizing and releasing the heat that is collected from indoor spaces. This part is found in the outside housing of a central AC unit and is made up of coils that superheated refrigerant vapor passes through
What is an AC Compressor?
May 19, 2023 Uncategorized The AC compressor’s main function is to compress the heated gas refrigerant before it reaches the condenser. This is a critical step in the phase change process that is needed for an air conditioner to effectively transfer heat. When heated gas fills the compressor chamber from the evaporator coils, the compressor
What is the SEER Rating for Air Conditioners?
May 19, 2023 Uncategorized The HVAC industry uses the SEER rating system as a way to measure HVAC efficiency. SEER stands for seasonal energy efficiency ratio (SEER) which measures how much energy an AC system uses to effectively cool an area over a given period. Ideally, an AC system will cool a space while using
Guide to Ductless Mini Split Installations
Home / HVAC: Repair vs. Replacement: Which Option is Right for Me? May 17, 2023 Uncategorized What is a Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioner? A ductless mini split is a type of HVAC system that cools and heats your home without using air ducts. Indoor evaporator units are mounted on the wall of each room
AC Refrigerant: Types, Usage, and Best Practices
AC Refrigerant: Types, Usage, and Best Practices Home / AC Refrigerant: Types, Usage, and Best Practices March 31, 2023 Air Conditioning You can thank your air conditioner for having a cool, comfortable home during the hottest days of the year. More specifically, you can thank your AC refrigerant. Refrigerant is the key component of your
In Home Air Quality Testing to Determine How Clean Your Air Is
In Home Air Quality Testing to Determine How Clean Your Air Is Home / In Home Air Quality Testing to Determine How Clean Your Air Is March 31, 2023 Air Conditioning You’re probably well-aware of the health problems caused by air pollution in our cities. However, the air pollution inside your own home can be
How Often Should You Change Your AC Filter?
How Often Should You Change Your AC Filter? Home / How Often Should You Change Your AC Filter? March 31, 2023 Air Conditioning Your AC filters are important because they remove pollutants from the air in your home. When the air filters become clogged, air won’t be able to pass through them and may cause
Why Do I Have Frozen AC Coils?
Why Do I Have a Frozen AC Coil? Home / Why Do I Have a Frozen AC coil? March 2, 2023 Air Conditioning The AC coil is one of the most important components in your HVAC system because it’s tasked with removing heat from the air that’s passing through your system. The coils are designed
How Does Air Conditioning Work?
How Does AC Work? Home / How Does AC Work? March 2, 2023 Air Conditioning Air conditioners are essential for a modern home, especially if you live in a hot climate like Southwest Florida. Although we’re reliant on air conditioners to enjoy a cool and comfortable home, most people don’t understand how they actually work.
Is It Necessary to Service AC Every Year?
Is It Necessary to Service AC Every Year? Home / Is It Necessary to Service … February 1, 2023 Air Conditioning You should have your air conditioner serviced twice per year in warm climates like Florida and use your AC very frequently. There are few things in your home that affect your comfort–and utility bills–more
Air Conditioner Maintenance Guide
Air Conditioner Maintenance Guide Home / Air Conditioner Maintenance Guide February 1, 2023 Air Conditioning AC units need maintenance to keep running smoothly. If you neglect maintenance on your AC, it’s more likely to break down and you might have to shell out big money on expensive repairs. Plus, it’s miserable to have a poorly
Should I Repair or Replace My Air Conditioner?
Should I Repair or Replace My Air Conditioner? Home / Should I Repair or Replace My Air Conditioner? July 20, 2022 Air Conditioning You probably don’t think much about your air conditioner until the moment it stops working. AC repairs can be incredibly expensive. In fact, the repair cost for certain parts can be just
Troubleshooting 27 Common AC Problems
Troubleshooting 27 Common AC Problems Home / Troubleshooting 27 Common AC Problems July 9, 2022 Air Conditioning Your AC is more likely to break down when the summer begins when it starts receiving heavy usage. It’s tough to diagnose a problem with your air conditioner because there are so many parts inside your AC that
How to Improve Indoor Air Quality
How To Improve Air Quality Inside Your Home Home / How To Improve Air Quality Inside Your Home April 13, 2022 Air Conditioning You might know about the hazards of air pollution in big cities. However, air pollution inside your home can be even more damaging to your health, and it’s easier than you realize
How Clean is Your Air?
How Clean is Your Air? Home / How Clean is Your Air? July 27, 2021 Air Conditioning Obviously, the air inside your home is the air that you and your family inhale every single day. But that air is only as clean as your ductwork, and… how clean is yours? Old ductwork, or ductwork that’s
Protect Your Home From Water Damage and Expensive Repairs
Protect Your Home From Water Damage and Expensive Repairs Home / Protect Your Home From Water Damage and Expensive Repairs September 28, 2020 Air Conditioning What Causes Water Damage? There are different factors that cause excess water and flooding, leading to water damage in your home. It’s important to recognize the potential causes to help
When should I replace my air conditioning system?
When should I replace my air conditioning system? https://www.hurricaneairconditioning.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Complete-air-conditioning-replacement-Trim.mp4 Home / When should I replace my air conditioning system? July 3, 2020 Air Conditioning A/C System Energy Efficiency The lifespan of an A/C system is about 10-15 years. If your air conditioning unit is close to 10 years or older you may want to consider
Spring and Summer AC Energy Saving Tips In Fort Myers
Spring and Summer AC Energy Saving Tips In Fort Myers Home / Spring and Summer AC Energy Saving Tips In Fort Myers May 8, 2020 Air Conditioning Here you’ll find strategies to keep your air conditioning system running efficiently during the spring and summer in Fort Myers when the weather is warm and you are