Cowboys Air Conditioning & Heating Blog: Archive for July, 2016

How Air Conditioning Zoning Will Benefit You

Monday, July 25th, 2016

It’s no secret what a hot climate it is what we live in, and as a result we’ve already been using our air conditioning systems on a very regular basis. As a result, you naturally want to do everything in your power to maximize the efficiency of your cooling system.

Have you ever been frustrated by the fact that you have to cool your entire house to one set temperature despite different cooling preferences? A zone control system allows you to resolve this issue. Keep reading to learn more about how air conditioning zoning will benefit you.

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Two Ominous AC Sounds to Listen for This Summer

Monday, July 18th, 2016

If anyone knows the unique sounds that your air conditioner makes, it’s going to be you. There’s no such thing as a completely quite air conditioner. However, that doesn’t mean you should ignore it when there are excessively loud or strange noises coming from your cooling system. In fact you should be on alert for any unusual noises you haven’t heard before.

Odd AC system sounds typically indicate an issue that needs to be resolved ASAP. Read on to learn about two of the most common air conditioner noises that prompt the need for professional repairs.

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Don’t Ignore These Signs of AC Trouble

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Summer is certainly upon us, in case you couldn’t tell already! It can feel like summer lasts all year long sometimes, and as such you don’t want to be stuck with an air conditioning system that doesn’t function as it should. Routine maintenance is essential to ensuring that this isn’t the case, but maintenance can only go so far.

No air conditioner is immune to problems. Though these problems will range in severity, our professionals can be relied upon to come in and fix it or recommend a solid replacement option no matter what. Read on to discover a few common signs of air conditioning trouble.

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AC Sizing: Avoid This Mistake during Installation

Monday, July 4th, 2016

It’s only natural that when you go to purchase a new air conditioning system for your home, you’re going to go for the biggest and the best, while of course staying within your budget. However, while this works for many appliances, it’s not the right way to go about choosing an air conditioner. In fact, if an AC unit is too large for your home you can experience multiple problems.

When a professional HVAC technician installs an AC system, they look at many factors. They’ll look at the correct “British Thermal Units” (BTUs), which is a measurement of the cooling capacity of an air conditioner. They’ll also look at many other factors though, including the square footage of your home and how many windows and doors the house has.

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