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5 Tips to Prevent Mold Growth In Your Home

High humidity is a feature of the tropical southwest Florida climate. One of the keys to controlling humidity indoors is a central air conditioner and good ventilation. If the AC and ventilation are not optimal, mold and mildew can quickly gain a foothold, leading to potential negative health effects. Inhaling or touching mold spores can […]

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Air Conditioner Won’t Turn On? Here are a Few Things to Check

Here in southwest Florida a central air conditioner is not just a convenience, it’s a necessity. When the AC won’t turn on there can be several causes, some of which can be simple fixes that you can do yourself without calling for service. If your Air Conditioner has suddenly stopped working and won’t turn on, […]

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Maintaining Even Temperatures Throughout Your Home

In a typical Florida home it’s not out of the ordinary to have temperature differences of several degrees from room to room. Attics, basements and additions often have the greatest air temperature differences. When one room is uncomfortably hot or cold there are several things to consider when trying to maintain even temperatures. Inadequate Insulation Even in a warm climate […]

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Can Using Ceiling Fans Really Reduce Your Cooling Costs?

Ceiling fans are often advertised as a means of saving you energy, but it depends on the efficiency of the fan itself and how it is used. A ceiling fan doesn’t actually cool the air in your home – it can only circulate it.  It makes you feel cooler during warmer months because the air […]

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November Customer Testimonial Spotlight

“It’s always a pleasure working with David Blagg as our A/C Service Tech. He always has a smile and presents his company very well. He really knows his equipment and we can always be assured our system is maintained to run efficiently. Thanks David for all your help over the last couple of years.” – […]

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5 Common Central Air Conditioner Problems

Central air conditioners are generally very reliable. When problems arise it’s usually the result of lack of maintenance or an aging unit that is reaching the end of its lifespan. Here are some things to check of your AC is not cooling. Low Refrigerant Levels An air conditioner that is running, but staying on too […]

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4 Ways to Prevent Kitchen Drain Problems

Keeping your kitchen drain flowing smoothly is simple if you follow a few simple rules. 1. Keep grease out of drains. Grease and fat are among the worse things you can pour down a drain. You may get away with pouring grease for a while without noticing any problems, but over time grease can accumulate […]

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How Hard Water Can Cause Problems With Your Home’s Plumbing System

Hard water can cause problems for homeowners in both increased energy usage and a shortened lifespan of appliances. The two minerals most commonly found in hard water, calcium and magnesium, make heating water less efficient. It requires more energy to heat mineral heavy water compared to clear, purified water. Hard water can also cause limescale […]

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Troubleshooting Your Garbage Disposal

First, for your safety, never place your hand inside the disposal! It may seem obvious, but first check that the disposal is plugged in. If the disposal is plugged in, check the reset button located on the bottom of the disposal if the button has popped out, push it back in. If these steps do […]

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How Much Can a Smart Thermostat Save On Energy Costs?

As smart devices make there way into every aspect of our daily life, one of the most popular devices for the home is the smart thermostat. Brands like Honeywell, Nest and Ecobee all promise ease of use and automated control over the climate in our homes. They also have the potential to increase efficiency and […]

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