IERNA's Heating & Cooling Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

The Details on Ductless Cooling

Monday, October 19th, 2020

closeup-view-of-ductless-air-handlerHave you noticed that your home isn’t as comfortable as it usually is? You’ve checked that the windows are closed and your thermostat is set to cooling mode, but the house is feeling warmer and more humid than you want it to. At this point, you want to figure out which air conditioning service in Valrico, FL you may want to reach out for. If you are up to date on maintenance and repairs, chances are a replacement is in your future.

If you haven’t already, now may be a great time to consider a ductless heat pump system for your home. These are ideal for a variety of homes for more than one reason. Below we have listed some of the best details about ductless air conditioners so you can determine for yourself whether this is a good option for you.

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3 Important Questions For Choosing Your Next AC

Monday, September 7th, 2020

check-listWhen you live in this part of the United States, there is one part of your Tampa, FL HVAC system that you use a lot more than the other: your air conditioner. We see far more temperatures that are hot and uncomfortable than much else. What that means is that our AC systems see a lot more use and much more wear and tear. That use will add up eventually and your system will need to be replaced.

If you are getting ready to replace your air conditioning system you are going to need to decide what unit you want to install next. There is more than one cooling system option that may be a good fit for your home. The key deciding factor here is that you need to choose the system that will best suit your home comfort needs. But how do you choose?

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Where Did Your Refrigerant Go?

Monday, August 10th, 2020

white question mark on a blue backgroundThe refrigerant that is in your air conditioner is like the lifeblood of your cooler. Without any refrigerant, your airconditioning system isn’t going to be able to do much more than blow air around the house.

Unfortunately, there is more than one person out there that has the false belief that your refrigerant gets used up as you run the system. This couldn’t be further from the truth. The only reason that your refrigerant will start to disappear from your system is if you have a leak. And when you have a refrigerant leak it means that you need to contact IERNA’s Heating & Cooling for air conditioning repair, Tampa, FL.

 

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3 Repairs Your AC Might Need

Monday, July 27th, 2020

When it comes to staying cool and comfortable during a Floria summer, your air conditioner is going to be your main line of defense. If you have kept your system well-maintained over the years, we are happy to hear it. However, this doesn’t mean that your system won’t ever need repairs.

An air conditioner that needs repair should be serviced as quickly as possible. Hopefully, you have our contact information close by so you can schedule an appointment with one of the professionals at IERNA’s Heating & Cooling to get your system fixed up.

First things first though, here are some of the potential repairs your system might need and their warning signs.

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Do You Need a New Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 15th, 2020

outside-unit-of-an-air-conditionerEvery air conditioning system is eventually going to need to be replaced. The question you want to ask is how do you figure out when yours is on its last leg before it completely breaks down and stops providing you with any cool air. Knowing when your air conditioner is due for a replacement, and what your options for your next system are, will be highly beneficial to your comfort this summer.

We can help you out. We’ve listed the biggest indicators that you should watch for to figure out if and when you need to plan for an air conditioning replacement in Lutz, FL in the near future.

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These Sounds Indicate AC Problems

Monday, June 1st, 2020

woman covering her ears, on white backgroundWhen you have a working air conditioner it means that you can look forward to the warm summer weather because you have a place to find a nice cool retreat when the heat becomes too much. On the other hand, without an effective system, summer may be a time of sweating your way through your days and struggling to get comfortable.

If your system is in need of repairs you might be expecting to enjoy the first scenario and instead encounter the second one. Thankfully you can rest assured that you have the ability to reach out to us for air conditioning repair in Tampa to get your home comfort back to where it needs to be. All you have to do is listen to what your AC is trying to tell you!

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Have You Checked Your AC Air Filter Yet?

Monday, May 18th, 2020

dirty-air-filterYour air filter is an important part of your air conditioner but it might not be for the reasons you think. Contrary to popular belief, the filter that is built into your HVAC system is there for your unit’s protection, rather than for helping to reduce the duct in your house (though it doesn’t hurt that effort either). While it may not seem to be an important part of your system, the condition your filter is in will make a big difference in how well your air conditioner works.

If you aren’t sure what the purpose of your air filter really is, or if you need to change it out, we can offer a little clarification. We have listed some of the most frequently asked questions about air filters for your air conditioner in New Port Richey for your reference to give you a better idea of what this part of your system does.

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Ditch the Window AC This Summer

Monday, May 4th, 2020

woman-feeling-hot-in-her-homeTell us if this sounds familiar.

You’ve been making do these past several years with a window air conditioning unit chugging away to keep things mildly comfortable. However, you now know that you have enough cash to really start looking into getting a permanent and effective air conditioner for your home. But you are feeling a little stuck by the idea of which system is going to meet your needs best.

If you are in a similar situation of needing to make a choice on your upcoming air conditioning installation in Lutz, we can help. We want to tell you a bit more about what your options are for a new AC system.

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Check Your IAQ to Help Your AC System

Monday, April 20th, 2020

white question mark on a blue backgroundThere are a lot of different factors that can impact the operation of your air conditioning system. From loose parts to low refrigerant levels, one problem going undetected for too long can have a pretty negative effect on your system’s ability to do its job.

One factor that many people forget to consider is their indoor air quality or IAQ. The reason many people don’t think about how their IAQ affects their AC system is that they don’t realize just how big of an impact it has. We want to give you some extra information so you can better understand just how important your IAQ is to your cooling comfort.

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Now is the Time For AC Maintenance

Monday, April 6th, 2020

outside-unit-of-an-air-conditionerWhen you live in a place like Tampa, FL you know how quickly the weather can go from a seemingly reasonable and comfortably warm condition to hot and muggy. You might be able to open your windows to let in the breeze in the morning and then have to run your air conditioner quite aggressively to keep things comfortable by the afternoon.

Let’s pause here for a moment while we have you thinking about your air conditioning system. If you have to kick on your system today and run it a little harder than before, would your system be up to the task? Maybe you are sure it would be able to run without a breakdown but you aren’t sure about the impact on your utility bills.

This is why now is the perfect time to schedule a maintenance appointment for your air conditioner. This service will help ensure that your system is able to efficiently and effectively cool your home throughout the year.

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