Category Archives for "Cooling"

What The Inflation Reduction Act Means For Homeowners

The Inflation Reduction Act You may have heard about the Inflation Reduction Act, and maybe not. In a nutshell, it’s a significant piece of federal legislation that passed this past August, aimed, in part, at fighting climate change and putting incentives in place for businesses and homeowners to adopt more eco-friendly practices, including increasing energy efficiency. So What Does That...

Why Are Ductless Mini Splits Better Than Radiator Heating

Why Mini Splits Beat Radiator Heat Everytime! If you are the proud owner of an older home, you are no doubt enjoying the solid construction and craftsmanship. The hardwood floors, the substantial moldings and hardware all make older construction desirable and worth needing to deal with the lack of recent technological advancements - like a robust HVAC system. Older homes,...

High-Efficiency Upgrades For A Home With Old HVAC

High-Efficiency Upgrades For A Home With Old HVAC Whether you moved into an older home that has an old HVAC system, or you simply have an old HVAC system in the home you are currently living in, an upgrade to a high-efficiency system could be one of the best decisions you make for your home.  A lot of times, homeowners...

Why Won’t My Air Conditioner Turn On? [AC Troubleshooting]

Why Won’t My Air Conditioner Turn On? [AC Repair Troubleshooting] The reason for an air conditioner not turning on ranges from electrical or mechanical problems inside the system to something as simple as an incorrect thermostat setting. While some issues require a professional, it’s also possible to fix minor issues quickly and on your own. This article will look at...

How To Know Whether It’s Time To Replace Your Repair Your AC

How To Tell If You Need To Replace Your Repair Your Air Conditioner When the AC stops working in the dead of summer, your main concern is getting it back on so you and your family can stay cool, comfortable, and safe. But, sometimes, there’s a bigger question: Should you have your system repaired again, or are you better off...

Prices For Air Conditioners Are Rising In 2021

The Rising Prices Of Raw Materials One of the effects of the world reopening at such a rapid speed is the shortage of raw materials. This summer, air conditioners are one of the essential products that are becoming more expensive, and harder to find. As a result of so many businesses being shut down for so long,  lots of production...

What To Check When Your AC is Running But Not Cooling

Why Is My AC Only Blowing Warm Air? Can I Fix It Myself? It’s almost summer, and the temperatures are rising. Finally, you make the switch! You close all the windows and turn on the air conditioner. But something’s wrong! Your AC is running but not cooling. You hear the unit working. But, there’s no air coming through the vents. Or, maybe there is, but the air is warm. There are a few...

Why Is My AC Only Blowing Warm Air? Can I Fix it Myself?

Why Is My AC Only Blowing Warm Air? Can I Fix It Myself? Why Is My AC Only Blowing Warm Air? Can I Fix it Myself? The reason your air conditioner is only blowing warm air can be anything from a small, easy-to-fix item to a more significant problem. In this article, we’ll outline four common reasons why this happens. You can fix two yourself, but the others require a professional. And, we’ll...

Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Bad?

Why Does My Air Conditioner Smell Bad? Four Reasons Your Air Conditioner Smells Bad A strange, strong, or generally bad smell from your air conditioner is a sign something’s wrong. The scent could resemble gunpowder, urine, rotten eggs, or stale socks. Possibilities for it include: Coolant Leaks Mold or Mildew Organic Waste Electrical Issues Each year, people rely more and more on their central air conditioners to...

Why an Air Conditioner Tune-Up is Worth the Money

1 Why Do I Need An Air Conditioner Tune-Up in Havertown, PA? What And Air Conditioner Tune-Up Is (And Why It’s Worth The Money) Spring is when you start seeing advertisements for air conditioner tune-ups and preventative maintenance. They’re everywhere, from billboards to YouTube. But is the service actually worth the money? And, what is it, anyway? The short answers are: A tune up is a preventative maintenance visit where a licensed,...

Three Rebates For New Heating & Cooling Equipment [2021]

2 Payment Options Updated January 26, 2021 Homeowners in Havertown, PA — and across the Delaware Valley — have three great ways to save on new energy-efficient heating and cooling this year. And, we here at John Cipollone can help you make the most of these opportunities! If you’re considering an upgrade for your home heating or central air, early 2021 is a...

When Should I Get An Air Conditioner Tune Up?

11 AC Service - Spring Tune-Up The best time for your annual air conditioner tune up is in the spring. That’s before you start using it for the season and before HVAC companies get busy during the summer months. An AC tune up costs around $185, and it can save you more money in the long run.  The annual tune up for your air conditioning system...

7 Tips To Keep Cool During A Heat Wave

Keep Cool During Heat Wave The summer is great. BBQs, trips to the beach and going to the pool. One thing no one gets excited about during the summer is a heat wave. It's generally too hot to comfortably stay outside all day, and when you're inside you have to make sure the AC is cranked up. There are some simple things you can do...