Certified Air Systems, Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Remember to Schedule Ductless Maintenance Before Summer

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

We’re right on the cusp of summer, and that means that it’s time to make sure that your ductless system is in good condition. Simply waiting for problems to present themselves is a great way to make sure that your system takes unavoidable damage before you become aware of it. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of ductless maintenance. (more…)

Why is My Ductless Output Dropping?

Monday, April 25th, 2016

By this point in the year, you’re probably starting to rely on your ductless air conditioner more and more often to keep cool. That means more wear on the system, which in turn means more chances for things to go wrong. One of the most common issues for ductless systems during the summer is a drop in output. If your ductless system doesn’t seem to be cooling as much as it should be, read on. (more…)

Improve Your AC System with Zone Control

Monday, April 11th, 2016

The days are already starting to get pretty warm around here, and it’s only going to get warmer as we get into the summer. As you prepare your air conditioner to cope with the stress of keeping you cool on a daily basis, you should also look at other systems that can improve its efficiency. One of those systems is zone control. Let’s take a look at how zone control can help make your air conditioner more efficient this summer. (more…)

Keep an Eye Out for These Air Conditioner Problems

Monday, March 28th, 2016

As the weather outside continues to warm up, more and more people are going to start using their air conditioning systems on a daily basis to keep cool. That means more stress on the air conditioners, which means a greater chance of problems developing. Let’s take a look at some of the problems that can damage your air conditioner. (more…)

If You Notice These Symptoms, You Should Replace Your Ductless System

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Ductless systems, like any climate control systems, are a big investment. So naturally homeowners want them to last as long as possible. You can prolong the life of your ductless system for many years, providing you schedule annual maintenance and prompt repairs. However, no system can last forever. Sooner or later, you’re going to need to replace it. With summer coming up, now is the perfect time to evaluate whether your ductless system needs to be replaced. Let’s take a look at some of the symptoms that may indicate you need a new ductless system. (more…)

Why Your Air Conditioner Might Be Losing Output

Monday, March 14th, 2016

When you live in a hot, humid climate such as ours, you want an air conditioning system you can rely on. Loss of output is actually more common that many homeowners realize. If your AC doesn’t seem to be blowing as much cool air as it should, it’s time to find out why and have the problem resolved effectively. Keep reading to discover why your air conditioner may be losing output. (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…)

Signs You Have a Refrigerant Leak

Monday, October 26th, 2015

We are heading toward the end of another cooling season and there’s no doubt your air conditioning system has worked hard to keep your home in Maitland, FL cool and comfortable all season long. It isn’t unusual to see problems arise with your AC system at this time of year after all the work it has done. We know that many people are still using their air conditioning systems, so you want to stay extra vigilant about potential problems arising. One of the more common repairs we see at this time of year is refrigerant leaks, so here are some warning signs you may have one: (more…)

Why a Mismatched Compressor or Set of Coils Can Be a Big Problem for Your AC

Monday, October 19th, 2015

Certain air conditioning repairs can be quite costly. There aren’t AC repairs any homeowner enjoys making, and sometimes these repairs aren’t worth making – instead, the better option is to replace your existing system. However, some homeowners try to offset costs by finding replacement parts for their air conditioner in Altamonte Springs, especially for damaged coils or failing compressors. Unfortunately, the parts in your air conditioning system can’t be thrown together with any old compressor or coils, and we’ll explain more about this below. (more…)

What Is the Freon Phase-Out?

Monday, September 14th, 2015

The heating and cooling industry has made a number of strides to make products and whole home systems that are more energy efficient and less problematic for the environment. Specific to the cooling industry, it was found about 20 years ago that Freon, the brand name for R-22 refrigerant which was used for many years in air conditioning systems, was a large contributor to problems with the ozone layer. Specifically, Freon emits greenhouse gases. Since that time, a number of mandates have rolled out according to a specific time frame to reduce and eventually eliminate R-22 completely. How will this affect you? Let’s take a look. (more…)