Avis Home Solutions Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning’

5 Ways to Keep Your AC Efficient

Monday, September 14th, 2020

Keeping your home comfortable shouldn’t be a choice that empties your bank account. Your system’s energy efficiency, and the efficiency of your home as well, are going to play a big role in offering you comfort at a reasonable cost. The question is, how can you impact how efficiently your air conditioner operates?

Believe it or not, you do have the ability to give your AC system a helping hand. We have some tips to help you keep your home efficient along with the services that will keep your Brea, CA HVAC system in great working order.

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Why a Dirty Evaporator Coil Is Bad News

Monday, August 31st, 2020
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We all like to keep our homes clean and free of dusty debris, but there are some parts of the house that we simply can’t get to. The interior of your air conditioner happens to be one of these places that residents of the home can’t really access to duct or vacuum. That’s a good thing overall as inexperienced individuals may damage their systems if they tried to clean out their AC’s insides on their own.

The fact remains that sometimes your air conditioner is just going to get a little dirty on the inside and that can cause some problems such as a dirty evaporator coil. So why is this such a problem and how do you handle it? These are questions we can answer and there’s a solution we can provide.

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What Is That Noise?

Monday, July 6th, 2020
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We aren’t anywhere near Halloween but maybe your house didn’t get the memo because it has been making some seriously spooky noises. These sounds shouldn’t be ignored as you may have guessed because they indicate trouble for your comfort this summer. Thankfully, we can help.

We aren’t exorcists and we don’t need to be to deal with those spooky noises because the solutions lie with your air conditioning system–or at least with getting it repaired. We can help you with identifying the source of these noises and with getting them resolved.

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Don’t Forget Your AC Filter!

Monday, May 25th, 2020
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There are a lot of different things to consider when it comes to the operation of your air conditioner, from making sure all the windows are closed when it runs, to ensuring that repairs get seen to as quickly as possible. We don’t mean to add another thing to your plate in terms of keeping your AC running effectively–but it might help to know that what we are bringing up will make things a lot easier on you and your system in the long run.

One seemingly inconsequential part of your AC is the air filter–but we want you to know that this part of your system is actually really important. That is why we want to give you some extra information on what this part of your air conditioner does, why it is vital to your comfort, and how best to take care of it.

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What Does Refrigerant Do to Your AC?

Monday, April 27th, 2020
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There are certain materials required for different systems to work. For example, your car wouldn’t be able to run without gas and oil; your refrigerator cannot operate without coolant and electricity. Similar to these systems, your air conditioner requires two key things to operate properly: electricity and refrigerant.

While your air conditioner could technically “run” without refrigerant, it wouldn’t be able to do the job the right way. With only electricity, your AC system is going to turn into a very expensive and very large fan.

Refrigerant is highly important to your AC system, and along with that, the type of refrigerant that your unit uses is important to know. Let us explain why.

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Check Out Our Blog for Advice on All Things Plumbing and HVAC

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Be sure to bookmark the Avis Home Solutions blog to start learning the ins and outs of plumbing and HVAC.

We’ll regularly post energy saving tips, how-to’s on troubleshooting your systems, and breakdowns on even the most complex industry related terms and concepts.

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