Maynard Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Signs That It’s Time for Air Conditioning Replacement

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
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Summer will be here before we know it, which means that right now is a great time to check if your air conditioning system is up to the task of getting you through the season. If the system you’re using now isn’t up to this task, it’s better to upgrade it now than to wait for it to just fully break down on you—especially since that’s most likely to happen at the peak of summer heat.

You shouldn’t be without an air conditioner any longer than you need to be in the middle of one of the hottest days of the year!

Keep reading for some signs that it is, in fact, time to replace your air conditioner.

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“What Does it Mean for My Air Conditioner to Run in Short Bursts?”

Monday, April 8th, 2019
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Well, it means your system is short-cycling, but is that a bad thing? Well, yes. There is never a circumstance in which short-cycling is normal. It’s a sign that your air conditioner is not functioning as it should be. In fact, it could mean that your cooling system is in need of major work. However, it’s not always indicative of a serious problem. So why worry about it?

Because, while your air conditioner might not break down entirely right away, and even if the issue is relatively simple to fix, continuing to run a short-cycling HVAC system is going to negatively impact that system and you in a number of ways! We really can’t stress this enough—no problem, minor or not, should be ignored. Keep reading to learn more about what causes this symptom, and the toll that short-cycling takes on your system.

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How to Boost Your AC Efficiency This Summer

Monday, March 25th, 2019
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You won’t meet a lot of longtime Nashville residents who aren’t painfully aware of how hot and humid our summer climate is, and how vital air conditioning is to the comfort of our homes and buildings. Air conditioning is necessary for comfort sure, but it’s vital to making your living space even bearable over the summer.

But do you use your air conditioner as efficiently as you can each year? The good news is, you can make some small changes in your home and with your cooling practices that can boost AC efficiency, and as a result save energy and subsequent money, as well.

How so? Read on!

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Have You Scheduled Your Spring AC Tune-Up Yet?

Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Temperatures are staying cool for now, but if you’ve lived in the Nashville area for even just a year, you know that when summer comes, it hits hard, and you want to make sure that your air conditioner is very well prepared. One of the most important things you can do to ensure this is the case is to schedule preventive maintenance.

Routine professional maintenance ensures that your AC system is ready for the added strain of summer. Delaying or skipping maintenance will make it more likely that you’ll be facing problems by the end of the cooling season or before. Keep reading to learn more about this service and its benefits.

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