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Air Conditioning Comfort for Life

United for your comfort since 1987

When you are looking for the services of an HVAC company, what do you look for first?

The price of the company’s service call fee?

Or do you read the company’s reviews?

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Myth #9: One Way to Save Money is to Find the Air Conditioning
Company
With the Cheapest Service Fee
Ninth installment from Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

It makes sense. Your air conditioning unit breaks down, and you need a technician to come quickly and take a look.

You are interested in saving money on the service call, so you look around for the cheapest deal. Unfortunately, even though that sounds easy enough, it doesn’t guarantee you’ll receive the quality service you are looking for.

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Are you considering a maintenance plan for your air conditioner?

Do you want the “peace of mind” that your air conditioner is being well maintained?

Not sure if you can justify the cost?

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Myth #8: It’s Not Worth It to Pay for a Maintenance
Plan for Your Heating and Cooling System
Eighth installment from Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

Often, people decide that buying a maintenance plan for their heating and cooling systems just isn’t worth the cost.

“My AC unit never breaks down,” they say. “So what’s the point?”

Many people don’t realize that a maintenance plan can save them money in the long run.

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Do you like the look of tinted windows on a house?

Have you thought about adding tint to your windows?

Not sure it would be a good investment?

Window Tinting

Myth #7: Window Tinting Might Look Good
But It Doesn’t Add Any Real Value!
Seventh installment from
Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

Many people make this mistake.

They have been looking at tinted windows and like what they see. The tinting enhances the look of a home, especially on large picture windows.

But when it comes time to make a decision about adding window tinting, they are not sure that it offers any real value to their home. What’s the point of spending money to have their windows tinted if it only increases the aesthetic value.
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Are you feeling overheated?

Especially during the summer?

Are you wondering if your current air conditioning unit is doing it’s job?

Air Conditioning UnitMyth #6 – Upgrading to a Larger Air Conditioner Unit
ALWAYS Gives You Better Results!
Sixth installment from
Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

Before you know it, you are shopping around for a newer, bigger system. You’re tired of an air conditioning unit that you can’t count on, and you’ve decided that this is the answer.

Getting Ready to Put Some Money Down on a New Larger AC Unit?

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Do you find it is difficult to have a maintenance routine for your air conditioning system?

How often do you change your air filters?

AC-MaintenanceMyth #5 –  It’s OK to Neglect Routine System Maintenance,
Like Changing Air Filter.
Fifth installment from
Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

Clean air conditioning filters are a must!

When your filters work properly, they remove harmful particles from the air.

It is not OK to fall behind on these necessary tasks.

Dirty air filters affect your health and can aggravate allergies, skin conditions, and respiratory problems.

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How often do you adjust your thermostat?

Do you bump it down a few degrees to cool off your house quickly?

Does it work?

ThermostatMyth #4 – Quickest Way to Cool Down Your House –
Set Temperature 5 – 7 Degrees Colder Until House is Cool.
Fourth installment from
Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

It’s completely understandable.

When you come home from work to a hot house, all you want to do is cool down your house and relax.

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How many ceiling fans do you have in your house?

Do you use your ceiling fans every day?

Do your fans keep your entire house cool?

Ceiling FansMyth #3 – Running Ceiling Fans in Every Room
Helps Lower Your Utility Bill!
Third installment from Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

It’s hot, the heat is making you feel miserable – you can’t wait to get back to your home where it’s cool.

You have been running all your ceiling fans continuously in every room to help keep your entire house cool, and you have heard this will save you money on your electric bill too!
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Do you want an energy efficient home?

Have you sealed your air ducts to lower your utility costs?

Did you use duct tape to seal them?

Duct Tape Myth #2 – Sealing Air Ducts With Duct Tape is an Effective Fix!
Second installment from Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed.

Finding leaks in your ductwork can be frustrating. We all know that airtight ductwork is crucial to maintaining low utility costs.

Often, people think that using duct tape to seal leaks is an effective fix.

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Myth #1 – Closing Air Vents Saves You $$$!

Posted by Larry On May 11th

What is your utility bill this year? Is it higher than last year?

Does it keep going up?

Here’s an all-too-familiar scenario:

Air Vents
Myth #1 – Closing air vents saves you $$$!
First installment from Nine Air Conditioning Myths Dismissed

Temperatures outside start rising, and so does your utility bill. In an effort to cut down costs, you start looking for energy-saving ideas.

Many times, people will decide to close certain air vents throughout the house, thinking this will increase energy efficiency. But closing vents wastes energy!

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How do you know that what you read or hear about ways to save on your air conditioning expenses are true?

Do they really have merit or not?

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If you are living in Southwest Florida, it doesn’t take long to figure out how valuable your air conditioning system is. The fresh, cool air it disperses throughout your home on hot, sticky days is priceless!

Sometimes you feel like you need some guidance on what works and what doesn’t when it comes to improving your AC unit’s efficiency and lowering the cost to run it.
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