Blog and News

Why does your air conditioner ice up?

Air conditioner freeze up is cause by a couple of problems. You may be running low on refrigerant. Low refrigerant levels can make the cold coil too cold. Call for help from your local AC service folks. Fix the refrigerant leak and fill it up. You may not have enough airflow to keep the cold […]

Read More...

Five Minute HVAC Lesson

Okay, now comes time to actually learn something. Since one of the most powerful ways to learn is to build off of something you are extremely familiar with, we will compare an HVAC system to the human body. The language we will use is related to the average system in a single family home in […]

Read More...

3 Preventative Maintenance Tips for your Central AC

Avoid Costly Air Conditioning Repair in Three Simple Steps We depend on our central air conditioning systems to keep our homes cool and comfortable when the temperature begins to rise outdoors. Having to live without the benefit of turning on the AC when you are so used to doing so can make you and your […]

Read More...

Avoid Costly Air Conditioning Repair because of Mold and Mildew

Mold Loves Moisture Mold, mildew, fungus, or whatever you call it, is something you don’t want growing in your home or office. These tiny invaders need food and moisture to thrive. Unfortunately, the food they need is readily found in many building materials and indoor spaces, including wood, soil, drywall, fiberboard, carpet, paper, lint, and […]

Read More...

How to keep your AC Ducts Smelling Fresh

Air Conditioning (AC) is one of the best inventions of the past century. However, AC systems do require some maintenance. This maintenance is not always mechanical in nature. If AC ducts are not cleaned for an extended period of time, they can develop a musty odor that spreads throughout the entire house. This is not […]

Read More...

Maintenance Tips for Residential HVAC Systems

Residential HVAC systems consist of multiple components that effectively control your home’s temperature and humidity levels. During the life of your HVAC unit, you will need to perform necessary maintenance on the components in order to keep your system working at peak efficiency levels, including the air ducts, condenser coil, and air filters. At Elite […]

Read More...