Certified Air Systems, Inc. Blog : Archive for May, 2015

Ways Ducts Sealing Helps Your Air Conditioner

Monday, May 25th, 2015

Your air conditioning system consists of a number of components, and with a traditional split system air conditioner, one of these components is your ductwork. Without your ductwork, the cool air generated by your AC would not be able to reach your indoor living spaces. Ductwork is durable, but it isn’t infallible, and over time, damage and corrosion can set it, making your ductwork faulty. Faulty ductwork can account for up to 30% of your home’s total air loss, a significant amount of air to lose from your AC system. But there’s a great service that can help remedy faulty ductwork: professional duct sealing, handled by our experts at Certified Air Systems, Inc. (more…)

What Is MERV and Why Does It Matter for My Air Filter?

Monday, May 18th, 2015

‘Tis the season of allergies, and many homeowners are changing or upgrading their mechanical air filters to accommodate for the allergy sufferers in their homes. Not all air filters are made alike, nor do they all remove the contaminants you need removed from your home to properly clean your indoor air. How do you know how a specific air filter is going to perform? You need to check its MERV rating. (more…)

Has Your AC Called It a Day?

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Temperatures are heating up in our area, and odds are you’ve had your air conditioner running for a couple of weeks. Not sure if your AC will make it through our whole summer season this year? Then it’s time to review some of the warning signs that can mean it’s time to replace an outdated air conditioner in Orlando, FL. (more…)

Need Better Attic Ventilation? Consider a Solar Attic Fan

Monday, May 4th, 2015

We’ve all been in our attic space during the hot summer months, and the heat that accumulates there can be overwhelming. Many attic spaces can reach temperatures ranging from 140 to 160 degrees during the summer months, and making sure this excessive heat doesn’t make its way into your home can be a challenge. However, the installation of an attic fan can cool your attic space down 40-50 degrees, and when you use a solar-powered attic fan, you can gain the benefit of this extra cooling without having to spend money each month on electricity to power it. The experts at Certified Air Systems, Inc., have been installing solar attic fans in Orlando, FL, and the surrounding area for a number of years, so if you are considering using this type of fan for your attic, give us a call. (more…)