Celco Heating and Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Some of Our Favorite Money Saving Tips for Summer

Monday, May 13th, 2019

money-balanceWe could all use a couple of ways to save, especially during the summer, when all we want to do is have fun. Therefore, it’s important to think about the ways in which you spend money.

Of course, when summer rolls around, you are going to be using your air conditioner much more than you would any other time of the year, so naturally, you can expect a rise in your monthly cooling costs. However, by ensuring that your AC is efficient, you can end up with much more money in your wallet.

There are plenty of things you can do to boost your AC’s efficiency, and below, we have listed some of our favorite ways to do so! All you have to do is keep reading if you want to start saving on your monthly cooling costs.

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Here’s Why You Need to ‘Go Ductless’ This Summer

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Temperatures are finally rising! Before you know it, you’ll be wearing your favorite summer shorts and basking in the hot sun. But before all of that happens, you want to make sure that your cooling system is prepped and ready.  For some of you, that might mean having to invest in a new system, which as you know, can be quite overwhelming. With so many great options on the market, how do you know what to choose?

Well, first off, you consult with your local HVAC technician. Secondly, you ask them about making the switch to a ductless system! Ductless air conditioning systems are great for keeping your home cool and comfortable without having to sacrifice efficiency. Plus, they’re quite versatile and highly effective! Below, we have listed just some of the many reasons to make the switch to a ductless system this summer. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Get in the Zone This Summer With Zone Control

Monday, April 15th, 2019

green-houseOkay sure, it might not feel like summer just yet, but isn’t the mere thought of warm weather exciting? It is quite easy to get in that summertime mood, and before you know it, you’ll be whipping out your favorite bathing suit, planning the perfect beach trip, and continuously applying sunscreen. Oh! And without a doubt, you will be flipping on your air conditioner.

Like all homeowners, you want to be sure you get the most out of your AC by ensuring that it is efficient. One of the ways to do that is by taking control over how you cool your home during the summer. Installing a zone control system is one of the most effective ways to take control of your air conditioning system to boost efficiency and lower monthly costs. In combination with annual air conditioning service in Stamford, CT, zone control is the perfect way to keep cool and comfortable this summer. Keep reading below to find out more! 

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It’s Never Too Early for a Tune-Up

Monday, April 1st, 2019

service-timeTemperatures have only recently started climbing, so we can understand why it seems like summer is still a ways off. However, now is the time where many of us start dreaming about warmer days, putting our toes in the sand, and enjoying a nice BBQ with neighbors and friends. But one thing many homeowners fail to think of is their annual air conditioning maintenance services. Of course, this may seem like more a chore than a dream, however, it is important nonetheless.

Summer will be here before you know it, so it important to start thinking about the ways in which to enjoy a more comfortable summer. Scheduling your AC services before temperatures sky-rocket is the best way to do just that. In fact, there are many benefits to scheduling your AC tune-up and inspection before summer begins, and below, we have listed a few of these reasons. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Are You Concerned About a Loud AC?

Monday, September 17th, 2018

covering-earsIf you clicked on this link hoping to find someone telling you that there is nothing to be worried about, well, you came to the wrong place. Does an unusually loud air conditioner, or one that is making sounds you’ve never heard before, mean that you are dealing with a system on the verge of a breakdown? No, not necessarily.

But it could.

The fact of the matter is that there are a lot of different reasons as to why your air conditioner may be making odd sounds. To ensure that nothing too serious is going on, and that any problems are resolved promptly and completely, you need to work with technicians that truly excel in HVAC services in Milford, CT. Reading this means that, fortunately, you’ve found them! So contact a member of our team if you hear strange sounds of any sort, including those detailed below.

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Have You Explored Your AC Options?

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

AC-outdoor-unitDon’t these people have a calendar? The cooling season is nearly over. Why are they talking about my AC options as if it’s time for a new installation or replacement? 

Because it is, that’s why! 

Okay, not for everyone. However, if you’ve noticed that your air conditioner just really isn’t getting the job done well anymore, or if you’re thinking about upgrading for improved functionality/better energy efficiency, then the end of the summer season is a perfectly fine time to replace your system. At the very least, it’s a great time to review your options so that you can make a truly informed decision when the time to replace does arrive.

So today, we are going to give you a very brief rundown on some air conditioning options that you are wise to consider. Don’t be afraid to step out of your comfort zone—directly into your new and improved comfort zone! If you have any questions or need HVAC services in Greenwich, CT, be sure to give us a call.

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Why Your AC Blows Warm Air

Monday, August 20th, 2018

man-on-couch-with-fanProblems with air conditioning systems can be very subtle, making them very hard to detect and allowing them to do real damage to the system over time. Today, we’re not talking about such subtle problems. Instead, we’ll be focusing on one of the most obvious problems that you can encounter with your air conditioner: an AC that is blowing warm air. The fact that the problem is obvious, though, doesn’t mean that it is simple to diagnose or resolve.

As you’ll see in the post that follows, there are actually a number of potential causes of this problem. The key to figuring out precisely why your air conditioner is blowing warm is to work with trained professionals that have experience in making such diagnoses. That is why you should turn to our team. When it comes to HVAC services in Norwalk, CT, we are the pros to call. Let us help you to get your air conditioner back on track as soon as possible.

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Always Work with Professional AC Contractors

Monday, August 6th, 2018

AC-ServiceThere are a lot of very capable homeowners out there, and they enjoy doing projects around the house on their own. There is a big difference between capable homeowners and responsible homeowners, though. Responsible homeowners are the ones that call in trained professionals when the job at hand requires doing so. Irresponsible homeowners are the ones that convince themselves that they are more capable than they actually are. We urge you to stay in the former camp.

Today, we are going to cover a few of the reasons why you should always hire professional AC contractors for any HVAC services in New Haven, CT that you may need. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain, provided that you find a great contractor that you can count on to do the job right. Of course, since you are reading this right now, you’ve already found one! So keep the following tips in mind, and let us know what we can do to help you live in greater comfort.

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Does My Ductwork Need Repairs?

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

ductsWindow unit air conditioners are still commonly used, but they really are not ideal for cooling an entire home. They are noisy, they leave your home unsecured, and you have to lug them around the house, install them for the summer, and take them out when the cooling season is over. They’re handy for single dorm rooms and studio apartments, but a central AC is much, much better for whole-house cooling needs. Unless the ductwork is in bad shape, that is.

Leaky or otherwise damaged air ducts can lead to a whole lot of problems for homeowners. Unfortunately, determining if your air ducts are damaged can be a problem in and of itself. After all, the ducts servicing your home are not really all that visible. It’s not as if you want to be looking at them all of the time, right? Of course not. That is why you need to work with trained professionals to pinpoint the source of any leaks and to resolve them completely. We’re the HVAC company in Fairfield, CT to repair your ducts.

Read on for some tips about common warning signs.

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Why Choose Ductless Air Conditioning?

Monday, July 9th, 2018

ductless-blowerIdeally, you’ll already have a great air conditioner in place before the heat of the summer season really makes it a necessity. If you got a bit behind schedule with your installation or replacement, or if an unexpected breakdown has left you in need of a prompt installation, then take a moment to consider an option that you may have overlooked: a ductless air conditioner! And no, we are not talking about those noisy, inefficient units that you put in the window frame.

A ductless air conditioner, or ductless mini split, is indeed a whole-house cooling solution—but it doesn’t need to use ductwork in order to distribute conditioned air throughout your home. This makes it ideal for use in a number of applications, including in those homes that do not already have a system of air ducts in place. Read on, and be sure to work with us for all services related to HVAC in Stamford, CT. We’ll find the right system for your needs.

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