Downtown Air and Heat Blog : Archive for July, 2015

What Kinds of Repairs Can I Expect with a Ductless Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Split system air conditioners have been around a long time, so even if you are new to owning one, most homeowners have a pretty good idea of what to expect in terms of possible repairs. But there can be some concerns around ductless repairs: is the system more complicated? Are the repairs harder to do? The experts at Downtown Air & Heat can help shed some light on the kinds of common repairs that may develop with your ductless air conditioning system in Orlando, FL.

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It’s the Hottest Time of Year – Don’t Push Your AC to the Brink

Monday, July 20th, 2015

There is nothing like the heat and humidity you can experience in Florida during July and August. If there is a time of the year where you use your air conditioner to its fullest extent, it is now. This is a major reason why our Downtown Air & Heat technicians see most of our repair calls: if your AC is going to break down, it’ll be when it’s working its hardest. Here are some suggestions to help you reduce the level of stress your air conditioner is under during these hot months without sacrificing your indoor comfort:

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Is Faulty Ductwork Really That Bad?

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Ductwork isn’t the most attractive of systems, which is why it’s usually hidden behind walls and above ceilings. Unfortunately, because it isn’t highly visible, it can become an “out of sight, out of mind” kind of situation, which means that should problems develop with your ductwork, you won’t be able to see it. Instead, you’ll have to be aware of the signs that your ductwork may be faulty. You may be wondering, how bad can faulty ductwork be? It’s made to be durable, isn’t it? Here are some problems that can develop from faulty ductwork:

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When Is It Time to Call for Emergency AC Service?

Monday, July 6th, 2015

In Florida, you really can’t get through the heat of summer without your whole home air conditioner. This is one of the reasons why the experts at Downtown Air & Heat offer 24-hour emergency service every day of the year. Sometimes, though, it can be hard to identify what qualifies as a true emergency. To help you, our experts have put together some examples of situations that would classify as “emergencies”:

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