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Do You Need a Pro To Install a Ductless AC?

July 19th, 2021

ductless-acDuctless air conditioners can be thought of like the relatively “new kid on the block.” While air conditioning technology has been around for a long time the ductless system provides a new way of approaching cooling your home with its own unique set of advantages. For years we have relied on AC systems that require ductwork to cool your home. In contrast, as you may have guessed these ductless units don’t have this requirement.

Make no mistake though, these systems still require a professional AC installation in New City, NY. While a ductless unit does not require a connection to your ductwork and can be thought of as easier to install, setting up one of these systems in your home should in no way be thought of as a DIY project.

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Why Generator Maintenance Is Vital

July 5th, 2021

It sits outside your house quietly and out of use for the majority of the time. But, much like an alarm system or your smoke detector, your whole-house generator is there to hop into action when the time comes. For your smoke detector, that moment comes when you need to be alerted to a fire risk. For your generator, the time comes when there is an interruption in the flow of power to your home.

Your whole-house generator sits on standby until you need it (hence why these are also known as stand generators). The idea is that should there be a loss of power to your home, your generator is going to be able to jump in to keep things in the house running without interruption. But you can’t guarantee this will be the case without generator maintenance in Pomona NY.

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5 Ways To Get The Most From Your AC This Summer

June 21st, 2021

As we barrel into the hot summer season there is a lot that many people want to get the most of. This ranges from getting in as many in-person concerts as possible to trying to have the maximum number of get-togethers with family. When you are making these plans don’t forget to look for ways to get the most from your air conditioner too.

Incorporating some best practices into how you operate your air conditioner can help you enjoy your home a lot more this summer without having bills that make you sweat. Here are some tips to help you get the most from your air conditioning in Pomona, NY this season.

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Low Refrigerant Levels Aren’t a Normal Thing

June 7th, 2021

tech-maintenance-outdoor-unitAs professionals in the HVAC service industry, we run into our fair share of misconceptions and misinformation. It’s common to find homeowners who don’t quite have a full understanding of how their AC operates. That’s okay because that is what we are here for. However, there is one misconception we’d like to address so you know to contact us for help sooner than later.

Refrigerant does NOT get used up the way that gas does in a car.

We encounter this idea a lot and it is very wrong. It doesn’t mean you made a mistake, but rather that this is a relatively common misconception. Our job is to give you the info that addresses this misconception so you can take better care of your AC by knowing when to reach out for air conditioning repair in Pomona, NY.

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How to Tell It’s Time For a New AC

May 24th, 2021

old-worn-acIf you’ve spent even one summer season in the area, you know that those months can be brutally hot. Thank goodness for the modern technology that allows us to keep our homes at least somewhat cool and comfortable when the weather outside is unbearable. At least, this is what you’d be saying if your AC operated properly.

It’s every homeowner’s worst nightmare: the heat is coming and your AC is refusing to operate. What are you going to do? You can try to force it to run or schedule another repair but in your heart of hearts, you know these options aren’t likely to work. The only air conditioning service in Nanuet, NY that is going to help you now is a replacement. But how do you know it’s time to say goodbye? Watch out for these indicators.

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Never Ignore a Dirty Evaporator Coil

May 10th, 2021

Keeping the home clean is an important and seemingly never-ending task. We don’t want to add to your to-do list but it is important to make sure that the interior workings of your air conditioner remain clean as well. After all, if your air conditioner collects too much dust inside of it, this can hinder the cooling process.

We want to focus on one particular part of your air conditioner for a bit: your evaporator coil. When this part of your AC unit gets overly dirty, it can and will impede the creation of cool air. What’s more, it can harm your system in the long run.

Let us explain why a dirty evaporator coil can cause serious issues for you this summer if it isn’t addressed quickly.

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DIY vs. Professional Wiring Services

April 26th, 2021

Wiring is an important part of any house. It is vital for ensuring that electricity runs efficiently and safely. Additionally, it enhances the product’s life, especially if it is an air conditioner or a heating pump, or furnace. 

Homeowners tend to ignore electrical wiring because it is out of sight. Neglect may cause issues later on that can result in a big dent in your pocket, such as a complete re-wiring of your house. It may also lead to changing all appliances because of their lack of efficiency. 

Additionally, homeowners may try to play with faulty electrical wiring themselves, but it could be dangerous. This is true, especially if you have never dealt with wiring before. Some know-how of it will only get you so far. This is why a professional wiring service is important if you want to stay away from accidents. 

So, how can you determine your wiring is faulty? Here are some things you may look out for:

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3 Repairs Your Generator Might Need

April 12th, 2021

Generators are very complex systems with many moving parts, so it comes as no surprise that there are many ways they can go wrong. You may think that generator repairs would be straightforward and you can take care of them yourself, however, these will all require professional electrical repair in New City, NY. This blog post walks you through the three most common electrical repairs and their solutions.

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Don’t Forget End-of-Season Heater Repairs

March 29th, 2021

The use of heating systems becomes necessary when the temperatures fall below an uncomfortable level. However, at the tail end of the winter – when the temperatures gradually increase throughout NY – the amount of time your heater is needed goes down. Since you’re going to be needing your heater less and less, you’ll probably prefer to wait until next year to take care of any repairs.

However, this can be a big mistake. Neglecting heating repair in Pearl River, NY, can be detrimental to your heater, regardless of how little you actually need your boilers and furnace. If anything, now is the perfect time to consider preventive maintenance of your heater and make sure it is ready for winter.

Pro tip: Availing heating repair services now can help you avoid the high costs of repair usually associated with peak heating season!

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Should You Consider a Generator?

March 15th, 2021

standby-generatorStrong storms, fallen trees, and other incidents can all create a variety of problems for your daily life. One of the worst issues that someone can encounter is the loss of power to their home. We all know that New York can encounter its fair share of wild weather which is why it is a great idea to have a backup source for your power meets at home. One of the best ways to get the electricity that you need even when the lights are out is with the use of a whole house generator.

Generators that are installed and maintained by professional electricians in Pearl River, NY are going to be able to keep your home running even when the power goes out. We are happy to tell you more about generators and how they can help keep your home running when you need it to.

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