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

My Heat Pump Isn’t Changing Modes

Monday, November 30th, 2015

We are still enjoying pretty warm weather here in Orlando, but once the sun goes down, our evenings are getting pretty cool. If you have pressed the “heat” button on your heat pump’s thermostat only to find that it isn’t giving you warm air, it is time to give the HVAC pros from Certified Air Systems, Inc., a call. There can be a few reasons why your heat pump won’t switch to heating mode, but it’s very important to allow an expert to find out the issue. (more…)

Outdoor Allergies Are Over (Temporarily), but Indoor Allergies Are Still Around

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

If you are an allergy sufferer, you know better than most just how frustrating and uncomfortable it can be to be seized with an allergy attack. Things can be even worse if you have an additional complication like asthma. There is some relief in the winter months with the outdoor flora and fauna becoming dormant for the season, but allergens like pet dander and dust are year-round issues that don’t disappear with the cooler weather. This is why it is important to use an upgraded air filter in your home during the winter months. (more…)

Why a Bigger Heater Isn’t Better

Monday, November 16th, 2015

There are certain ways in which bigger is better: a bigger chocolate bar, a bigger bank account, a bigger amount of energy to get through each day. However, there are many items that aren’t better when they are bigger, and one of these is your home’s central heating system. This can seem counter-intuitive to many, as it would seem that a bigger heating system would provide your home with more heat. But this isn’t the way heating works in your home, as we’ll explain more about below. (more…)

Time to Get Your Heater Ready for Winter with Annual Maintenance!

Monday, November 9th, 2015

We know you may be saying that with temperatures as they currently are – in the 70s and 80s – why in the world would you need to schedule heating maintenance? Well, the fact is that we are in November, and whether we like it or not, our nights, and some of our days, are going to get chillier. And when this happens, you need to know that your heating system is ready to go. The best way to do this? Schedule annual heating maintenance with the pros from Certified Air Systems, Inc.! (more…)

Why a Bigger Air Conditioner Isn’t What You Need for Your Home

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Did you find that your air conditioner in Apopka, FL was struggling this summer to keep your home comfortable? Many homeowners jump to the conclusion that their air conditioner is not the right size when this happens. While this can be a possibility, there are many other possibilities that can lead to issues with comfort. And if you go ahead and install a bigger AC, and find that your former AC wasn’t actually too small, you will have a number of new problems on your hands. The cooling experts from Certified Air Systems, Inc., can help determine whether or not the size of your air conditioner is actually the source for your inadequate cooling, or if another kind of problem is the reason. However, it is still important to understand why a bigger air conditioner is not the answer to most of your cooling problems. (more…)