What Is a Good SEER Rating for My New AC?

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Planning to install a new air conditioning system in your home requires ample time, consideration, and an understanding of what makes an AC unit both effective and efficient. One of the crucial factors in this decision-making process is the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) rating of the air conditioning unit. Understanding what a good SEER […]

9 Common Air Conditioner Smells and What They Mean

Woman holding her nose while standing next to her outdoor AC unit which smells bad.

Air conditioners are essential for maintaining a comfortable living environment, especially during the sweltering summer months. But what do you do when your once-fresh air conditioning system emits a peculiar smell? Common air conditioner smells can indicate various issues, some benign and others more concerning. Let’s explore these odors and help you identify why your […]

5 Causes of Frozen AC Coils

Air conditioner frozen over in the middle of summer

When the summer heat hits, we rely on our air conditioning unit to provide us with cool air. However, when the AC coils keep freezing, it can lead to a whole new set of problems. If you’re wondering what causes frozen AC coils and how to fix them, you’re in the right place. Below, we’ll […]

Switching From Heat to Air Conditioning: What You Need to Know

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Anyone living in this part of the country knows there are times during the year when you feel like you’re experiencing multiple seasons in a single day. The mornings can start chilly, lead into a hot afternoon, and cool down for the evening. For those who like to use their HVAC system to maintain a […]

Should I Use My Ceiling Fan While the AC Is Running?

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When you think about maximizing the cool comfort of your home, you may think of turning on a fan — but should you use your ceiling fan while the AC is already running? Would the ceiling fan help or hurt your air conditioner? Well, there is a definite answer to your question and many reasons […]

How a Central Air Conditioner Works (What You Need to Know)

AC compressor outside of St. Cloud, MN, home.

In the Greater St. Cloud, MN, area, having a central air conditioner is critical to keeping your home feeling as comfortable as possible. If you’re looking for an AC installation service, we can help you choose the new system your home deserves. However, if you have ever wondered what makes an air conditioner tick, we […]

What Does an AC Tune-up Include?

An HVAC technician's equipment, including refrigerant, being used in a Foley, MN home.

When hot weather descends during the summer, our air conditioners come to the rescue. It’s always a relief when our ACs can meet our cooling needs. However, you shouldn’t take your system’s constant hard work for granted.

Why is My House So Humid?

Summertime is typically associated with fun activities like swimming, water balloon fights, family cookouts, and the beach. However, the summer months are usually when homeowners dread the prospect of needing the help of a central air conditioning repair technician because it always seems to happen during the hottest days of the year. The worst part isn’t that […]

Should I Repair or Replace My Cooling System?

You’ve had a lot on your mind this spring, trying to keep your loved ones safe and healthy during the COVID-19 crisis. As summer creeps into the area, the last thing you want is to confront a bunch of big household decisions — such as, what to do about that old air conditioner that’s rattling […]

Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Cooling System this Spring and Summer

In these uncertain times, we’re all trying to save money. But when it comes to slicing your household budget, shutting down your air conditioner just isn’t an option. Enduring the COVID-19 crisis amid climbing temperatures requires some basic bare necessities, and a cooling system that can keep you comfortable is one of them! Whether you’re […]