Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning Blog

Top 3 Reasons for Scheduling Routine Air Conditioning Maintenance

May 25th, 2015

If ever there were a scenario in which the old adage “if it’s not broken, don’t fix it” does not apply, then it is surely in terms of air conditioning maintenance. No matter how great your air conditioning system may be, it is important to remember that it is still a mechanical system.

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3 Signs That It’s Time for Duct Sealing

May 18th, 2015

Do you use air ducts in order to distribute heated and/or cooled air throughout your home? If so, do you know for certain that your air ducts are in the best working condition possible? If not, don’t worry; you are far from alone in this position. However, you should know that having an understanding of the type of condition that your air ducts are in can be hugely beneficial in a number of ways.

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Is Ductless Air Conditioning Effective?

May 12th, 2015

This day and age, people have come to expect a certain number of options when it comes to just about any purchase or commitment. The good news is that the modern air conditioning industry has certainly not let consumers down in this regard. There are now more ways in which to cool one’s home than ever before; so many, in fact, that choosing one’s air conditioning system can be difficult. The professional AC technicians at Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning are always happy to help homeowners find the right air conditioning systems for their needs. One option that you are smart to consider is the ductless air conditioner.

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Should I Cool My Home with a Heat Pump?

May 11th, 2015

As you can imagine, there is really no single air conditioning system which will perfectly suit every home, nor will every homeowner be looking for the same things when considering their air conditioning options. If you are looking for a new air conditioner in the Fort Collins, CO area, though, we’d like to make a friendly suggestion: consider the installation of a heat pump on your property. They offer a few benefits that other residential cooling systems cannot match.

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3 Common Signs That You Need AC Repairs

May 4th, 2015

When you live in as hot a summer climate as we do, it is of the utmost importance that you air conditioner functions precisely as it is intended to. In order to ensure that this is the case, routine maintenance must be scheduled on a regular basis. Even when you take such measures, though, you must remember that you will encounter problems with your air conditioner at some point. When you do, it is all about reaction time.

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Why You May Want to Rethink That Free Thermostat

April 27th, 2015

We all love freebies; there is no getting around the fact that receiving something, especially something that you really need, free of charge is a great feeling. However, it is generally wise to enter into any such deals with a healthy degree of skepticism. There are certainly great opportunities to be had by thrifty homeowners out there. Often, though, hidden caveats detract from the actual value of the deal at hand. This is our feeling regarding the free thermostat offer from the city that you may have heard about.

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Why Balance the Humidity in Your Home?

April 20th, 2015

Having too much or too little humidity in your home can lead to a number of issues for your comfort, the quality of the air in your home, your health, and even the condition of your property itself. If you suspect that the humidity level in your home is anything short of ideal, then you need to contact an IAQ professional immediately.

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AC FAQ: To Repair, or Replace?

April 14th, 2015

Once the summer heat really hits, Fort Collins, CO can rapidly become an uncomfortably hot place to be. Of course, you can live in great comfort throughout even the hottest time of the year these days, so long as you have a dependable and effective air conditioning system set up in your home. If this is not the case, though, you may be wondering what your next move should be.

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Why Pair Your Air Conditioner with a Zone Control System?

April 13th, 2015

Modern day air conditioning systems are more reliable and efficient than ever before. Customizing your air conditioner in order to best suit your needs is a great way to get an even better overall performance from your AC.

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Should I Use an ERV or an HRV in My Home?

April 6th, 2015

Among the greatest difficulties when heating and cooling one’s home is not only doing so effectively and efficiently, but doing so while also maintaining high levels of indoor air quality. Many modern homeowners seek to seal up their homes as tightly as possible in an effort to minimize any energy waste that may occur due to air leaks and other issues.

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