All the major brands are very similar in quality.
Most residential duct cleaning should be performed about every five years or after a renovation.
Over-sizing an air conditioning system is not recommended.
Occasionally we have found a return on investment on the highest SEER units.
The average 12-year-old-air conditioner is less than an 11 SEER.
Seasonal Energy Efficiency Rating, or SEER, is a rating system adopted by the federal government to establish efficiency standards for air conditioners and heat pumps.
Most studies indicate that in the Southeast, systems will typically last an average of 10-12 years.
You should never need to add freon to a system.
Have your system checked at least once a year.
The location is usually determined by the design and layout of the system and the home and varies greatly from home to home.
There are many different types of filters and people live different lifestyles that will affect filter change interval.
Now with programmable thermostats and portable dehumidifiers, there are lots of options available to control humidity in an unoccupied space.
The newer air conditioning systems now use humidistat to provide better humidity control and these units should have a humidistat.
Absolutely! Mold can begin inside your home when the relative humidity (RH) exceeds about 65 percent.
When the occupants are away for more than 14 days, we recommend setting the temperature at 80°F and running the unit for a 2-hour period daily to reduce the humidity.
The setting is at the discretion of the user. However, the lower the setting, the more energy is consumed.
Advanced Air Conditioning and Heating provides expert a/c repair and duct cleaning services in Vero Beach, Florida and the surrounding areas.