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Improving AC Operation

Air Conditioning Systems / Operating Cost Tips Here are some tips that can help keep your operating cost low without sacrificing comfort. How you operate your air conditioner can make a big difference in what it costs to cool your home. A)  – In mild weather, using natural ventilation or fans at night, and keeping the…
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Sizing An Air Conditioner

Properly sizing an air conditioner is important, especially on whole-house systems. An improperly sized unit can cost you more to operate, and worse, leave you either uncomfortably warm, or cold and clammy depending on whether it is under or oversized. To shop knowledgeably, you should know that air conditioners are rated by how many BTUs…
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How Do I Know if My System was Properly Installed?

When building a new home, you have the opportunity to be part the HVAC system design. Understanding the basic characteristics of a quality installation will help you ask your installer the right questions. You should expect your air conditioning installer to take the following steps: Determine room-by-room loads and air-flows using ACCA Manual J calculation…
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Two-stage and Variable-speed motors

What are two-stage and variable-speed motors? Air conditioning systems are designed to cool your home, even during extremely hot temperatures. However, weather fluctuates, and even winter days can be somewhat mild. While most single-stage units are either “on” or “off,” two-stage central air conditioners can run at two speeds. Most of the time, the unit…
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AC Repair Decisions

HVAC systems less than 7 years old may only need repairs, and not replacement. For a diagnostic fee, AirOne’s service providers will identify the problem and determine a solution that best fits your need. Skilled at servicing all brands, our installers meet the highest standards for experience, know-how and customer service. All our work meets…
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AC System Maintenance

Scheduling a seasonal tune-up with Air One is worth the investment. Regular maintenance of your HVAC system produces numerous benefits. Our Total Performance Diagnostic program will: Improve system performance Reduces utility bills through more energy-efficient operation Prolongs system life Identifies potential problems, preventing expensive repairs Keeps most manufacturers’ warranties valid  
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AC Replacement Signs

When replacing a furnace, air conditioning unit, boiler, heat pump or other HVAC system, you can rely on The AirOne professionals to get the job done right. Signs you might be in need of a new system if your existing unit: It is 10 years or older It requires frequent repairs It fails to heat or…
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Air Purification

Air Purification Technologies This section contains quick explanations and criteria to help you decide what filtration method is best for a given problem. You should be familiar with the pros and cons for all the filtration and purification methods listed below. Filters are the most common filtration method. In general, filters must permit some pollutants…
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Carrier® Products

With a wide variety of products to choose from, let the experts at Carrier help you customize a solution that’s right for you. Infinity™ Series: Our premier series of products offering the highest in excellence that Carrier’s experts have developed.Performance™ Series: The series that provides a wide variety of products that Carrier’s experts have designed…
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Furnace and Heating System Repair in San Marcos

Before replacing your entire heating unit consider having a technician take a look to see if it is repairable. For over 30 years AirOne has provided gas and oil furnace, heat pump, geothermal, and other heating system repairs. Reliable and quick service is what we are known for. We are qualified to handle even the…
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AirOne Air Conditioning Installation

AirOne has been the air conditioner installation expert for over 25 years. Our family-owned-and-operated company has earned community trust.  We’re NATE certified, BBB accredited, and stand firm in our mission to provide excellent and professional service to our clients in Central Texas. AirOne carries many models of air conditioning systems giving you the  option to…
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Central Texas Air Conditioning Repairs

Before replacing your entire air conditioning unit consider having a technician take a look to see if it is repairable. For over 55 years AirOne has provided air conditioner repairs for our clients. Reliable and quick service is what we are known for. We are qualified to handle even the toughest repairs in the air…
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Wave Goodbye to the 21 Point Inspection

AirOne did, because we invented something better… Total Performance Diagnostic. The current service and inspections programs are OK, as far as they go, but they just don’t go far enough. They don’t tell you or the technician how much cooling or heating your system is producing, compared to how much it should be producing.  And…
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Mini-Split Air Conditioners … call 392-0022

In recent years, duct-free systems have become a popular option for our clients who need cooling or heating solutions in areas of their homes where ductwork is either impractical or impossible. For clients with a noisy, unsightly window AC Unit, or those looking to heat or cool a space in which it would be difficult…
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GREENSPEED

Feb. 16, 2011 Carrier unveiled the HVAC industry’s highest efficiency residential, air source heat pump at the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) Conference & Indoor Air Expo in San Antonio, Texas. The new heat pump delivers an HSPF heating efficiency rating up to 13, the highest of any air source heat pump on the…
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Air Conditioning New Braunfels Replacement

Replacing your New Braunfels air conditioning system?  Want to know what to look for to get the job done right?  There seems to be no end to cutting installation corners that end up costing home owners thousands of dollars. AirOne makes these independent third party videos available because they tell the story as well as…
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Air Conditioning Sizing San Marcos

Insist on a Whole House or Room by Room Heat Load Calculation An ACCA Manuel J load calculation is the most accurate method to correctly size the air conditioning system for you and your home.  The ‘load calculation analysis’ will take a qualified contractor less than an hour to complete and will save you dollars for years to come.…
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Air Conditioning Sizing Buda

Replacing An Oversized system … With The Same Size System Since so many Buda air conditioning systems are already over-sized, repeating the mistake is probably not the best place to start when replacing an air conditioning system.  Guessing at the proper Btu capacity for any home is an extremely expensive proposition for the homeowner.   Oversize air conditioning systems…
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Air Conditioning Sizing Kyle

Using Square Feet Area to Guess Using the 1 of ton per 500 square foot method of sizing air conditioning systems in the Kyle area doesn’t take into account what temperature YOU want to keep the house or any unique family or building circumstances.  This ‘rule of (over-sized) thumb’  usually leads to over-sized systems that are more expensive to install and much…
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New Braunfels AC Service

New Braunfels 21 Point A/C Inspection Twenty one or two hundred and one … when it’s all said and done, if  you still don’t know how well a system is running  (how many btu’s  a system is producing)  or how much it cost to produce those btu’s does it really matter?  Efficiency matters in the…
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