Cincinnati Heating & Cooling Insights :: Archive » July 2013

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Before You Turn That Thermostat Down, Turn on Your Ceiling Fan to Cool Off

by Greg Leisgang on July 30, 2013

During the hot days of summer, you may be tempted to turn down the thermostat and crank up your A/C, but wait. You can save more money and feel cool more quickly with an energy-efficient ceiling fan.… read more »

The R-22 Refrigerant Phaseout and How It Affects the A/C in Your Cincinnati Home

by Greg Leisgang on July 25, 2013

Do you know what's going on with the R-22 refrigerant phaseout? With plans to ban this once-popular cooling agent well underway, it's important for homeowners to understand why R-22 is being replaced and what its implications are. To get you up to speed, here's a quick guide to the R-22 phaseout and how you can prepare for the future.… read more »

Energy Smart Saver Health Check: Getting the Most From Your HVAC System

by Greg Leisgang on July 23, 2013

Did you know that by ignoring routine maintenance and system evaluations such as an Energy Smart Saver Health Check, you could be wasting both energy and money? This Health Check helps you get the most out of your HVAC system by ensuring its smooth operation and identifying potential problems before they can cause unexpected repairs.… read more »

Save Money on a New Air Conditioner With These Tips

by Greg Leisgang on July 16, 2013

Summers in the greater Cincinnati area require an effective cooling system; it's more of a necessity than a luxury. When it’s time to buy a new air conditioner, you may see nothing but dollar signs. Reduce stress and stretch the value of your dollar by following these tips.… read more »

Common A/C Problems You May Encounter This Summer in Ohio

by Greg Leisgang on July 11, 2013

Summer can be a busy time for HVAC contractors, dealing with common A/C problems that can develop from worn out or improperly maintained A/C components. If your A/C stops working, it may only be due to a tripped breaker or a blown fuse. These can be reset after letting the air conditioner cool down for five minutes or so. Find out about other common problems.… read more »

Is Your Geothermal Heat Pump Acting Up? A Few Troubleshooting Tips

by Greg Leisgang on July 9, 2013

Heating and cooling systems in the greater Cincinnati area take a real beating throughout the year. They're counted on to provide warmth and comfort all winter long and also for cooling during the hottest summer months. Over the years, your geothermal heat pump may begin to need more repairs or even replacement. But before calling in help from the professionals, here are some things that you can do to troubleshoot your system and decide if you need backup.… read more »

Benefits of Scheduling Annual Heating and Cooling Service

by Greg Leisgang on July 5, 2013

Although it might seems inconvenient, the benefits of scheduling annual service for your Cincinnati heating and cooling equipment can save you from having to make a much more urgent call during extreme weather. Not only does routine maintenance ensure that these important systems continue functioning throughout the year, but it also ensures that they function in a manner that maximizes their efficiency.… read more »

High-Efficiency Air Conditioning in Cincinnati: The Role of the Scroll Compressor

by Greg Leisgang on July 2, 2013

Are you in the market for a new air conditioner or heat pump that can deliver high-efficiency air conditioning? While several factors contribute to air conditioning efficiency, one of the most prominent is the compressor. When shopping for your next A/C or heat pump, don't settle for anything other than a scroll compressor. Here's why.… read more »

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