Top 5 Causes of AC Airflow Problems

August 17, 2019

If you have ever stood directly underneath one of your air conditioner vents and wondered why you can’t feel much of a breeze, you are most likely dealing with one of the following airflow issues. 1. Clogged Filters Airflow issues are quite often caused by filters which haven’t been changed in a while. Over time, they will build up a lot of dust and debris, making it difficult for the system to push air through. Swap your filters out regularly if you would like to avoid this issue. 2. Blocked or Leaky Ducts To get to your vents, cool air must first pass through your ducts. If your ductwork is blocked, it will slow down this process, reducing your airflow. If your ducts are leaky, you are likely to lose a significant portion of your air before it ever reaches your vents, again hampering your airflow. At in Boling-Iago, certified professionals can check on your ductwork to make sure that it is in good condition. 3. Obstructed Cooling Unit The vast majority of AC systems have a condensing unit located outside the building. If this piece of equipment becomes obstructed by leaves, twigs, litter, or other debris, the system will...

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3 Things to Expect During an HVAC Repair

March 1, 2019

So, you’re in need of air conditioning or heating repairs? After you’ve made the call to one of our HVAC technicians, you may be wondering what you can expect when a trained service person arrives. Take a deep breath and relax while we describe the three main things you can expect during an HVAC repair. 1. A General Assessment Usually, when a service technician from arrives at a home in Boling-Iago, TX, or one of the nearby communities, he or she will check or adjust the thermostat. This is typically done to make sure it’s not just an issue with the settings before exploring further. You’ll also be asked what specific issues you’ve noticed. Be as descriptive as possible so our technician has a good idea of what to focus on. If you’re not sure what the problem may be, our technician will likely do a general assessment of your system that includes: Checking major system components Letting the system run to identify specific problems Inspecting related parts, e.g., the outside unit, ductwork, wires or plugs 2. Your Questions Answered, Your Options Explained With any type of HVAC system, furnace, or standalone air conditioner, there are many potential “culprits.” After...

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Tips to Combat Cold Winters in Boling, TX

December 19, 2018

While many people associate the Boling, TX area with hot summers that exceed the triple digits, the winters can be challenging as well. As the temperatures start to drop outside, it is important for families to keep a few tips in mind. How can families survive the cold temperatures of the winters? Use Caution When Driving in the Snow No matter how much snow is on the ground, families are going to have to drive in the winter weather. On the other hand, families also need to make sure that they drive with extreme caution. In some cases, the snow on the road might be too much. The cars might not have the traction that is necessary to drive safely. Therefore, families should stay off of the road unless they have to. Keep the Windows and Doors Closed as Much as Possible When it comes to the home, families also need to make sure that they keep their windows and doors closed. Make sure to keep the head inside of the home. If people don’t realize that heat is leaving their home, they are likely to be surprised by high utility bills. Try to keep this from happening by keeping...

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