Celco Heating and Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for August, 2015

Do You Need to Consider Replacing Your AC Before Next Summer?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

It’s hard to think about next summer when we are still enjoying this one. Unfortunately, we are less than a month away from the fall equinox, so the days during which you are going to need your AC are dwindling. However, if you have been struggling with your air conditioner all summer just to keep it going, it may be time to think about whether or not it’s time to replace your existing AC before summer 2016 rolls around. You may be wondering why you need to think about replacing when your AC is still running albeit poorly. Simply put: you don’t want to be placed in a position where you have to replace your system as an emergency; it’s much better to take your time and choose a good AC system for your home. The experts at Celco Heating and Air Conditioning are here to help with all of your air conditioning replacement needs in Stamford, CT, so give us a call today.

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Why Is There Ice on My AC?

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Even though we are at the hottest point of the summer, there are certain things you should definitely not be seeing from your whole home air conditioning system. One of these is ice build-up. While it may seem, initially, like it could be a normal development with your AC, it isn’t. More importantly, it is an indication that there is a problem with your air conditioner that needs to be fixed. The AC pros at Celco Heating and Air Conditioning can determine why there is ice on your air conditioner and repair it so that you can enjoy the rest of your summer in Fairfield, CT in cool, dry air.

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What Is Duct Sealing and Why Is It Important?

Monday, August 17th, 2015

When you look at your whole home air conditioning system, you can see that there are two separate but equally important aspects to the system: the air conditioner, which generates the cool air, and the ductwork, which delivers the cool air to your living spaces. If either one of these systems is faulty, your air conditioner will not work as optimally as it should. One way to resolve issues of faulty ductwork is to hire the indoor air quality professionals at Celco Heating and Air Conditioning to perform professional duct sealing on your home’s ductwork system.

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3 Signs It’s Time for Duct Repair

Monday, August 10th, 2015

You know that your whole home air conditioning system in Westport, CT, has a number of components to it, but it also has another system attached to it that is often forgotten about: the ductwork. While there aren’t any moving parts to your ductwork, it is a very important part of the overall system because it serves as the delivery route for all of your cool air. However, if your ductwork isn’t in good shape, neither will your cooling be. Because ductwork is hidden behind walls and ceilings, it can be tough to see when problems have developed. This is why it’s important to be aware of certain signs that can indicate your ductwork system needs repair.

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How to Set Your Thermostat for Very Hot Days: the 20 Degree Rule

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

We are in the dog days of summer, where temperatures are over 90 and the humidity matches. These are the days when your whole home air conditioning system works its hardest, which is also the time when it is most likely to breakdown if it has been experiencing problems. Keeping the stress off of your AC system can be a challenge when it is very hot out, but there is a simple rule that can help: the 20 degree spread.

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