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

6 Things You Can Do to Help Your AC Unit

Monday, July 12th, 2021

time-for-serviceKeeping your home cool and comfortable during a Florida summer can be a pretty tough job. There are days when it feels like the heat and humidity around here just won’t let up. This means, of course, that you will need to rely heavily on your air conditioner to stay comfortable while you are at home. This may not be possible though if you need an air conditioning repair in Carrollwood, FL.

So if you are dealing with an air conditioner that needs some help, what should you do? First things first, make sure to reach out for professional repairs ASAP. Aside from that, look at adopting some of the following tips moving forward to get more from your AC without accruing extra costs.

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What You Should Know About AC Unit Energy Ratings

Monday, June 28th, 2021

outside-unit-of-an-air-conditionerYou want to get the best comfort from your air conditioning in Carrollwood, FL without having to spend an excessive amount of money. This is one of the reasons why you want to have a system with great efficiency. However, this doesn’t mean that the absolute highest efficiency rating is the best.

Selecting an AC unit for your home is no small task. One of the things you need to consider when choosing your new system is the level of efficiency it provides. We are going to give you some “need to know” information on selecting an AC with the best efficiency rating for your home.

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Don’t Attempt AC Installations By Yourself!

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

outside ac unit sitting on pile of money, on a white backgroundTry getting through the summer in Tampa with the full brunt of the heat and humidity every day. It’s not a fun idea, is it? That’s a lot of discomfort each day, all day and possibly all night too. This can impact your mood, your appetite, your sleep, and even your health.

If you don’t have a properly working air conditioner in your home right now it is a good idea to get an AC installation in Tampa, FL sooner than later. Our team is here to help you select the best system for your home and get it properly installed so you can enjoy stress-free home cooling for years to come. Don’t bother with a DIY attempt–come to us instead.

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What Short Cycling Is and Why It’s Bad

Monday, May 17th, 2021

You turn on your AC to cool the house down one afternoon and you notice that it shuts off somewhat sooner than usual. Then it starts back up again. And shuts off shortly after. This seems like a strange new pattern to you and you would be right in viewing it this way. What you are noticing is called short cycling.

These shortened cooling cycles aren’t normal and they most certainly aren’t a sign that your air conditioner is just “cooling things off really fast.” This is actually a sign that your system is having trouble and needs an air conditioning repair in Tampa, FL.

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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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