Dynamic Mechanical Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for April, 2017

AC FAQ: Do I Need Air Conditioning Repairs?

Monday, April 17th, 2017

thermostat-is-risingWell, we made it through another winter season — though spring really has not been much of a respite so far, has it? In some ways, winter is a bit easier to handle around here. At least you know what you’re getting. Spring is notoriously unpredictable in terms of weather and temperature, as we’ve seen again this year. The good news is that we are creeping closer and closer to the consistently warm and comfortable days of summer.

We’re also creeping closer to heat that is sometimes uncomfortable, though, which is why you need to know that your AC is up to task. As we mentioned in a recent blog post, the best way in which to keep your AC in great working condition is with routine air conditioning maintenance. The fact remains that even the best, most well-maintained systems are not perfect, though. At some point you may need AC repairs in West Hartford, CT, and you want to act fast when you do.

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Cooling Your Home without Ductwork

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

ductless-blowerCentral air conditioning systems that use air ducts in order to distribute cooled air throughout homes are the most popular whole-house cooling option today. However, there are certain instances in which the installation of air ducts into existing properties is not really feasible. There are a lot of very old homes in our area, and many of them were constructed before the installation of air ducts was a common consideration. That doesn’t mean that you have to rely on inconvenient and inefficient window units to cool your home, though.

With a ductless mini split in Southington, CT, you can cool — and heat — your entire house very effectively and efficiently. In fact, ductless mini split systems offer a number of benefits that traditional central air conditioners do not. If you are ready to replace an old air conditioner, or if you’re finally getting serious about investing in a whole-house cooling solution, be sure to keep ductless mini splits in mind.

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