Air Conditioning Articles

How to Protect Your AC From Storms

September 13, 2019
Hard rain in Leander, TX.

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” There’s a reason why that old adage has been passed down through the years. It’s always better to be prepared for misfortunes than to have to deal with the consequences. During storm season in Austin, that proves true for protecting your air conditioning system as…

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

August 8, 2019
Baby and dog sleeping in great air conditioning in Austin, TX

A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well. At BlueAir, we understand that depending on your air conditioner to run efficiently…

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When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner?

July 19, 2019
Air conditioning technician outside in Austin, TX.

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a 90-plus-degree summer’s day in Austin, TX, cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should…

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Ductless AC

April 23, 2019
Close up of a ductless air conditioner in Austin, TX.

Ductless air-conditioning (AC) systems can be the perfect answer for that room that’s never quite cool enough or for that new addition you’re building. It’s a low-maintenance and affordable option to upgrading to a newer A/C unit when more cooling is needed inside your home. The ductless system works, obviously, with no ducts, as a…

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The More You Know About Your AC

March 12, 2019
Couple staring at their computer.

HVAC systems are much like cars – the more you know, the better you can take care of them. AC units and furnaces often get overlooked in general home maintenance since they are mostly out of sight and run behind the scenes. Let’s look at a few things about your AC unit that you may…

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Air Conditioner Components

September 20, 2018
HVAC technician inspecting an air conditioner outside in Austin, TX.

Aside from the professionals, like ours at BlueAir, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components?

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Does an Air Conditioner Kill Mold?

September 9, 2018
Bucket of cleaning supplies.

Contact us at BlueAir if you would like us to check your system to see if it is good working condition.

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Ductless AC Systems

August 16, 2018
Happy Young African Male Technician Repairing Air Conditioner.

Ductless AC systems are a great alternative to traditional AC units.

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Problems with your Air Conditioner?

August 7, 2018
A wall-mount mini-split heating and air conditioning unit installed in a new house. A modern heat pump, this unit heats a house in winter and cools in the summer. This type of system eliminates ductwork which is a primary source of inefficiency in a conventional system making this about 30% more efficient. This particular unit has an eye sensor which pans the room looking for hot or cold spots and directs the airflow accordingly.

In the hot Austin weather, we can run our air conditioning units pretty much around the clock.

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What Does “SEER” Mean?

June 28, 2018
HVAC technician filling out a clipboard in Austin, TX.

SEER is a term that gets thrown around a lot in reference to air conditioning products.

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