Why Go Ductless?

September 25th, 2023

You’ve probably had a few friends or neighbors talk about their new ductless heat pumps. They sound innovative and cool, but there has to be a catch right? Maybe they don’t work as well as people think, or they’re so expensive that regular people on a budget can’t afford them.

The truth is somewhere in the middle, as it always is. Regular people can afford ductless heat pumps, even though they are more expensive than most conventional heating or cooling systems. And they absolutely work as well as people say they do, but efficiency and maintenance has a lot to do with it.

Let’s go on a journey today where we talk about the pros and cons of ductless heat pumps. We’ll discuss why a ductless mini split in Kennewick, WA is a good idea for many of our customers, and how you can start the process of installing one of your own.

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5 AC Sounds That Are Never Good

September 11th, 2023

Air conditioners can make noises just like any other machine. For instance, the sound of air whooshing through your vents to reach the rooms of your home is pretty normal. Honestly, we’d be concerned if your air conditioner didn’t make this kind of noise. But there are sounds that an AC shouldn’t make, and these can often be clues toward a larger problem that needs to be taken care of.

AC repair in Kennewick, WA can be tough from a homeowner’s perspective. You want to notice any problems, but you don’t have an HVAC technician license, so how are you supposed to detect issues so you can call for help?

Noises are some of the easiest and most obvious ways that even someone paying little attention to their air conditioner could detect. We’re going to cover 5 basic noises that can be bad for your AC in a major way.

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AC Tips: Fixing a Refrigerant Leak

August 28th, 2023

Refrigerant leaks happen all the time due to the sheer number of air conditioners that rely on them. In fact, without refrigerant and the compressor that cycles through it, your air conditioner would be just one large oversized fan!

Air conditioners that leak refrigerant often run into some serious problems that can usually be avoided with professional repairs. The tricky part is when homeowners need help realizing or discovering that their air conditioner is leaking refrigerant. This is what we aim to help you with today.

If you suspect your system of leaking refrigerant, then we urge you to consider calling our team for air conditioner repair in Kennewick, WA. We’ll quickly and effectively alleviate the problem if there is one. But if you’re not sure about the state of your AC and whether it’s actually leaking refrigerant, then keep reading. We’ll give you some of the most notorious signs of a leaking AC system.

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Tips for a Super Hot Summer

August 14th, 2023

Sometimes hearing the phrase “hot summer” can conjure images that make us very happy. Whether we’re thinking of spending time at the beach, the pool, or we decide to just leave the windows open and enjoy some fresh air for days on end. A hot summer doesn’t necessarily have to be a bad thing, and we’re sure some customers would agree.

However this summer has been on a whole different level. Constant heatwaves, temperatures surging above 90 degrees on a regular basis, and even humidity levels that are dangerously high. This makes a hot summer go from “fun” to downright exhausting, and we’re here to help.

If you’ve got an air conditioner running on a regular basis, this is your reminder to schedule AC maintenance in Kennewick, WA. But even with maintenance, you’re going to want to read through our tips to be fully prepared for the next heatwave.

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Why Choose Us?

August 2nd, 2023

What’s the difference between a “good” HVAC provider and a “great” one? Is it the color of their truck as they pull into your driveway? Is it the smile from that one technician that you call to check on your furnace?

Different people have different ways they view a successful encounter with a technician. Friendliness and courteousness is one aspect of service. But hard work and excellent craftsmanship are other unforgettable aspects of calling for repairs or installation.

How do you decide which team is the right team? In other words, what makes our team stand out from all of the other HVAC providers in Kennewick, WA?

Keep reading down below and we’ll get into some of the specifics. We promise that after this blog, you’ll find it very hard to call anyone else when you need fast and reliable help.

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Check Out Our Blog for Advice on All Things HVAC

August 1st, 2023

Be sure to bookmark the Americool Heating & Air Conditioning blog to start learning the ins and outs of HVAC.

We’ll regularly post energy saving tips, how-to’s on troubleshooting your systems, and breakdowns on even the most complex industry related terms and concepts.

Need help now? Send us a message or get in touch today.

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Welcome to Our Blog!

August 1st, 2023

Welcome to our new HVAC blog! This will be a hub for tips, tricks, best practices, and even signs that point you toward calling a professional when it’s needed.

In this industry, knowledge is power. That means the more our customers know about their heating, cooling, and indoor air quality systems, the more likely they are to take better care of them. Then, if something truly does go wrong where professional support is needed, we’ll be there to help eliminate the problem and get you back on your feet.

Sounds good? Then go ahead and choose one of our many topics to read about. Over the next few months, we’ll be updating this blog regularly to talk about new and innovative topics. We might even do a spotlight on an HVAC system you’ve been dying to read about, so stay tuned!

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