Noises Your AC Should Probably Make

August 1st, 2022

We’ve talked a few times on this blog about how your air conditioner shouldn’t make any noises. Well, we’d like to change that point a little bit and be more clear: your air conditioner shouldn’t be making any loud and uncomfortable noises. But just like any machine that runs daily, it’s going to make a few sounds you should probably be used to at this point.

Air conditioners are pressurized systems that rapidly evaporate and condense refrigerant. They also blow cooled air into ductwork and throughout the rooms of a home. It’s just impossible to do this in full silence. Keep reading to learn about the noises that your air conditioning in Meridian, ID should be making. If you think the system is making a noise it shouldn’t, we can help figure out a cost-effective solution.

Let’s learn about your AC’s good noises!

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Stay Cool When Things Are Hot

July 18th, 2022

The beginning of summer is always fun. There are great activities to do, public pools and ice cream stands open up, and it’s hard for temperatures to get too hot. Now, however, we’re reaching the middle of the summer, where temperatures can stay consistently hot and we start relying on our air conditioners more and more. Especially to sleep at night, you’re relying on cool and comfortable temperatures just to live your life.

So, with so much resting atop the shoulders of these systems, what happens when it finally buckles under the pressure and breaks down? Well, you can always call our team for high-quality AC repair in Eagle, ID. That should always be the first step you take.

Second, you should keep reading and learn a few strategies to combat the high temperatures and stay comfortable while you wait for support.

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Tank or Tankless: Which Is for You?

July 4th, 2022

With the way we talk about tankless water heaters, you’d assume that nobody really buys storage tank systems anymore. And while we understand if that’s your initial thought, the reality of the situation is the exact opposite. To this day, tank water heaters are still more common and popular than tankless systems, and they make up the vast majority of the water heater market.

So, if you’re well-versed in all of your water heater technology and terminology, why would you ever invest in a storage-tank water heater installation in Eagle, ID? Well, for many homeowners on strict budgets, or who aren’t keen on using too much water for environmental reasons, a storage-tank water heater might actually be a great choice.

Let’s talk about why, to this day, storage tank water heaters are still the most reliable and common systems on the market.

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The Five Main Components of a New AC

June 20th, 2022

Have you been on the market recently looking for a new air conditioner? There are a lot of new technological advancements, and it’s so easy to fall into sales writing when looking this stuff up online. An air conditioner can market itself as “revolutionary” or “groundbreaking,” but unless you know what’s actually being changed in the system’s internal function, that’s a pretty big stretch!

That’s why we’re here to help. We think that the more our customers know about air conditioning as a process, the better off they’ll be to invest in a system that works for their homes. We’re not here to just sell you a new, cool air conditioning system, we’re here to match an efficient air conditioner that’s right for your lifestyle.

So, let’s start from scratch! We’re going to go over the five main components of an air conditioner, so you have more info when investing in a new AC installation in Boise, ID!

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Our Component Guide to Air Conditioners

June 6th, 2022

So, you’re enjoying a delicious dinner on a hot night with cool temperatures coming from the vents, and all of a sudden there’s a problem. Your AC shuts down or starts making a strange noise and you get to work trying to figure out what the problem is. It’s clear that you’re going to need professional air conditioning repair in Boise, ID, but before you call for help, you’re inclined to at least get a glimpse of the problem.

However, that’s the moment it hits you–that you don’t know about the components of your AC. How can you translate where or what the problem is to a professional technician if you don’t know anything about the components of your air conditioner?

Well, the good news is that our team specializes in diagnosing problems so you don’t need to worry too much about that. But for homeowners that are still frustrated with the gap in knowledge, this blog post is definitely for you!

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AC Efficiency Is a Main Priority This Summer

May 23rd, 2022

Temperatures are rising and we’re really starting to feel the heat. Unfortunately, everyone is starting to feel the heat, so the power grid is going to be stressed as air conditioners all around the country start turning on to provide powerful cooling. This is why the energy efficiency of your air conditioner is going to be such a top priority. The more efficient your AC can run, the better off you and your community will be for the future.

For our more eco-conscious customers out there, this will be an important blog topic. If you’ve ever researched where your electrical energy comes from, it could help give you some incentive to make your home more efficient. If your local utility produces electricity through burning oil, then a more efficient AC will be directly helping the planet. Also, AC repair in Boise, ID is a great way to keep efficiency levels high!

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Are Central Air Conditioners Still Worth the Money?

May 9th, 2022

You might be seeing a lot of cool new technology in ads scattered throughout the TV and internet. In fact, it might seem like the central air conditioner you were thinking of purchasing just isn’t “cool” anymore. Why buy a central AC when you could get something so much better and more convenient, like a heat pump or a ductless mini split?

Well, the truth is that central air conditioners are still a stable choice for many homeowners who just want to cool their houses down. Central AC in Meridian, ID can be efficient, powerful, and also affordable, making it perfect for homeowners that just want to cool their home without the extra cost of a more expensive system.

So, today is dedicated to the tried and tested central air conditioner. Let’s discuss why they’re still a great purchase for many homeowners, why they might even be a better purchase than a heat pump, and who might be the right customer for this kind of unit.

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Repair or Replacement: Which Do You Need?

April 25th, 2022

Your furnace is one of the most valuable investments in your home. It keeps your home warm and comfortable during the cooler months. 

There are no particular rules when it comes to replacing or repairing. But, there are factors you need to keep in mind before it costs you more or becomes unsafe. 

Here are some critical factors to consider when debating whether to repair or replace your heating system.

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5 Reasons to Go Geothermal Today

April 11th, 2022

Geothermal systems are really amazing, and we’ll probably be talking about them more and more in the coming years. With carbon emissions becoming more relevant in the news, and electrical energy becoming the way of the future, systems that last longer and run on less energy are becoming more prevalent in our society. Nothing beats a geothermal HVAC system when it comes to efficiency and lower carbon emissions.

While our team prides itself on providing geothermal service in Meridian, ID, we also install brand-new geothermal systems for homeowners that are ready to invest in their future. You can save yourself money for the next 50 years if you choose to invest in this technology now, so we figured it would be a great idea to focus on them for this blog post.

Just make sure you call our team for your geothermal repairs, or geothermal installations!

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Get Your Furnace Repaired Before Summer Hits

March 28th, 2022

This might sound like a strange request to hear from an HVAC professional. “Why the heck would I need my furnace repaired before summer? Shouldn’t I be paying attention to my air conditioner instead?” Well, you technically should be paying attention to both, but we get the idea.

The truth is that in our neck of the woods, you’re going to be relying on your furnace when fall comes. There’s no real way to avoid this, so if there’s a problem with your heating system, you might as well get it fixed now. In fact, there are several great perks to investing in furnace repair in Caldwell, ID now! Down below, we’ll talk about just a few of them.

Here’s a general word of advice: you should always get your system repaired if it’s malfunctioning. Unless it’s a system that you can live without, getting it fixed early will always save you money in the long run.

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