Tips on Preparing Your Home for Summer

July 17th, 2016

Although most people look forward to summer, they’re less excited about the rising energy bills that come along with the heat. Summers in Atlanta can be brutal, but they don’t have to break the bank. Here are 6 ways to save energy and still stay more comfortable this summer.

Clean Your AC

HVAC repair in Atlanta is one of the best ways to save money on your energy bills. A dirty, poorly maintained air conditioner functions less efficiently than a clean one, and it’s also more likely to break down. Have yours thoroughly cleaned and inspected before the summer starts in order to help it work smoothly all season long.

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Keep Your A/C Running This Summer

July 16th, 2016

Inspecting an AC UnitSummers in Atlanta are anything but comfortable. Luckily, with a well-functioning air conditioner, your home can be your oasis from the scorching heat. However, keeping the system running at its best all summer long takes a little work. At Cool Air Mechanical, air conditioning is our specialty and we want to give you some tips to ensure your A/C will run its best.

Get a Yearly Inspection

When your A/C is running fine, you probably aren’t thinking about having a professional come look at it. But getting your system inspected regularly is essential to keeping it running. Catching small problems early will save them from turning into bigger, more expensive issues. You will also have peace of mind knowing your A/C won’t stop working when you need it the most!

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Signs You Need a New HVAC System

July 15th, 2016

AC RepairmanMost people want to make their belongings last for as long as possible, and that’s especially true for big, expensive systems like an HVAC system. However, when your HVAC system reaches the point of no return, it actually starts to hurt you to hang onto it as you spend money on repair bills and increased energy bills. Here are a few things we suggest you look out for so that you have a better idea of when it’s time to let go of your old HVAC.

Low Efficiency

Look at your energy bills. If they’re staying low, you may still be in the clear. However, if your HVAC is clunking along and isn’t giving you enough bang for your buck even after repairs, then it might be worth it in the long run to replace it with something that will take less energy to give you the results you need.

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Reasons Why You Should Replace Your HVAC System

June 18th, 2016

As summer gets underway, it’s time to brace yourself for the heat by turning on your HVAC system. However, if the thought of turning on your HVAC system fills you with a sense of grief rather than relief, you may be due for a system upgrade. If this is the case, and your system wheezes and breaks more than it cools your home, it’s likely time to replace your system. If you’re not sure if you need a replacement, consider these reasons why now is good time to update.

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5 Commonly Reported HVAC Issues

June 6th, 2016

Your HVAC unit has to work hard throughout most of the year, so it’s no surprise that sometimes problems can occur. Parts can get damaged from dirt in the system or simply from overuse, causing the whole system to malfunction or shut down altogether. Here are 5 of the most common HVAC problems we get called to fix and how you can keep them from happening to you.

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Why Is HVAC Maintenance Important?

May 16th, 2016

Cool Air Mechanical_May_Why Is HVAC Maintenance Important_Image 1HVAC maintenance in Vinings is a lot more important than many people realize. While it is important to focus on HVAC maintenance in any area of the country, this particular area has some climate challenges that make this focus even more important. We could go on and on about the importance of properly maintaining your heating and cooling systems, but have narrowed down the major items of importance to the following.

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How to Decide Whether to Repair or Replace Your HVAC

May 12th, 2016

Most homeowners in Vinings rely on their HVAC systems to get them through extreme temperatures nearly all year long. Unfortunately, prolonged usage means that HVAC systems are prone to breaking down, especially on the hottest and coldest days of the year. Find out when these problems can be fixed and when the whole unit should be replaced.

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Questions to Ask Before Installing a New Air Conditioner

April 19th, 2016

Before our AC installers show up on a customer’s front door to install a new AC unit, there are a few questions that they often answer. Asking questions gives the customers peace of mind that they’ve chosen the best unit for their homes. Here are 6 questions that we recommend asking to ensure that our customers get the best unit possible.

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Air Conditioning Tips to Help Beat the Heat

April 17th, 2016

With summer just around the corner, now is the perfect time to perform maintenance and take other necessary measures in order for you to enjoy the hot summer days of Atlanta. Taking the necessary steps will ease your mind that you’ll have a place to cool off and relax after a hot summer day. Here you will learn some necessary measures to take in order to guarantee that you have a working air conditioning unit all summer long.

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Benefits of Cleaning Your Air Conditioning Unit

March 22nd, 2016

Air conditioning units are expensive appliances that you expect a lot from, especially in the extreme heat. Keeping air conditioning units clean can reap many benefits for you, both short-term and long-term. Here are some of the best benefits from regular unit cleaning.

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