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How to Fix the Most Common Air Conditioning Repairs Yourself

Our experts explain how to repair the most common causes of central air conditioning service failures.

How to Install a Window AC Unit

Installing a window air conditioner is an easy way to keep your cool.

Stop Believing These Summer Maintenance Myths

Believing these myths might actually be costing you money!

5 Best Window Fans of 2022

Beat the heat with one of these great window fans!

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21 AC Maintenance and Home Cooling Tips

Whether you have a whole-house or one-room air conditioner, don't make it work harder than it should. Follow these tips...

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Covering Your Air Conditioner Condenser Unit

Add a simple plywood cover for winter protection.

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Why Isn’t My Central Air Conditioner Blowing Cold Air?

Has your central AC stopped blowing cold air? Here are some simple troubleshooting steps to take before you make a...

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How to Clean an Air Conditioner Window Unit

A simple cleaning is all it takes to keep your room air conditioner humming.

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How to Extend the Life of Your AC Unit

Keep doing this, and your air conditioner will be around for a LONG time. You can easily extend its life...

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Car Air Conditioner

Even if your vehicle is sweltering hot in the summertime, you may want to reconsider turning on your car air...

HVAC Maintenance Inspection Checklist: Is Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer?

When it gets hot outside, you want it to be nice and cool inside your home. Use this handy checklist...

AC Noise: Tips for Fixing Noisy Air Conditioners

Solutions depend on the age of the condenser

Fix a Sinking Air Conditioner Pad

Rescuing a sinking air conditioner pad before it goes under

What to Know Before Buying a Central AC Unit Replacement

The lifespan of most HVAC systems is an average of 10 to 14 years, so you can count on going...

How Many MPGs Are You Losing Running the Car AC?

Every time you switch on your car air conditioner, the motor has to work just a little bit harder. So,...

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A Full Guide to AC Recharge

Recharge your A/C in 30 minutes with a special recharging kit

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9 Air Conditioner Myths You Really Need to Stop Believing

No, your air conditioner is not going to give you a cold. Learn what other AC myths you can stop...

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Cleaning Air Conditioners in the Spring

This central air conditioner maintenance guide helps you get lower cooling bills while staying comfortable in summer.

Here’s Where You Shouldn’t Install Your AC

If your AC is anywhere on this list, you need to change the location ASAP.

Why You Shouldn’t Buy an R22 Air Conditioner

If you’re in the market for a new central AC system, don’t buy one that uses R22 refrigerant. As of...

This Nifty Trick Will Clean Up Your Air Conditioner

Not sure how to clean the sticky grime off of your air conditioner? No sweat! This trick to cleaning your...

Your Air Conditioner Won’t Fully Work If You Don’t Do This

Looking to make the most of your air conditioner unit? By doing this one thing regularly, you will find yourself...

Installing a Garage Air Conditioner

Wrenching on a car or doing a project in a sweltering garage is no fun. A garage A/C does the...

Air Conditioner Repair: Replace Rotted Insulation

Replace rotting insulation on outside A/C lines

5 Ways to Hide That Big Air Conditioner in Your Yard

Don't sweat that boxy A/C unit. Here's how to put it out of sight and out of mind.

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