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How Long Should My Air Conditioner Last?

If you have a new system and it’s costing you money in repairs you might be asking yourself is this normal? One of the most common questions that new customer have is …” I just had my air conditioner replaced 5 years ago, so why is it breaking down?”  To answer that question I would…

Air Conditioner Runs, But Isn’t Cooling… WHY?

Out of all the questions customers ask this is one is the most common. If you are currently experiencing this issue following the following tips below: When was the last time the filter has been replaced? A dirty air filter will slow air flow. If the filter is REALLY dirty it can build ice or frost…

My A/C Will Not Turn On

Our last topic was about what to check for if your a/c system is not turning on. If you have already gone through the steps of checking the breaker and checking the batteries on your thermostat with no luck then it might be a float switch issue. Here’s why we love float switches… Cooling systems are designed…

Why is There No Power to My Air Conditioning Unit?

Most people who call AirOne ask this question hoping to fix an easy fix. For the most part no power to the a/c system can be a very easy fix. These are the questions I ask the customer over the phone: Is the breaker tripped Is the thermostat working If a customer say’s “Yes the…

Air Conditioning / Why How a System is Installed Matters

Air Conditioning systems are not like cell phones or automobiles where component parts are assembled in factories with an emphasis on quality control and quality control testing.  Air conditioning systems are assembled on site by independent HVAC contractors.  How well air conditioning equipment operates, how long an air conditioning system will operate and the degree…

Air Conditioning / R22 or 410A Refrigerant?

Can’t believe we’re still dealing with this problem in 2013. Ten years ago the United States Federal Government promised that by this time it would be illegal for manufacturers to produce equipment that still worked on the old R22 refrigerant.  Loop-hole… the legislation only said R22 bearing equipment.  So for now some manufacturers are still…

Air Conditioning / Bigger AC or Better Insulation

We ran the numbers based on the San Marcos, Buda, Kyle, and New Braunfels air conditioning weather data using a rather average 1000 square foot home with an existing R13 attic insulation. We assumed a 12 cent per KW electrical cost and a 1 dollar a square foot cost for adding R19 attic insulation. The…

Air Conditioning / New AC and Old Air Ducts!

Connecting new air conditioning equipment to an old duct system doesn’t always spell disaster, but it often does.  Here in the San Marcos, Buda, Kyle and New Braunfels area of Central Texas, most air conditioning and heating duct systems are located in attics. Attic ducting presents some very specific problems when it comes to air…
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HVAC System Sizes:
How We Find the Right Size for Your Home

HVAC System Sizes: How We Find the Right Size for Your Home Homechevron_rightAir Conditioning (Page 3)The sizing of your HVAC system directly affects how well it heats and cools your home. If your home heating and air conditioning needs are too much for your HVAC system, it will not heat and cool effectively. If the…

Air Conditioning / How Big is Too Big?

Too big is when you’re paying for more air conditioning than you will ever need.  Even when the air conditioning contractor installs a bigger heating or cooling system for less than a competitor, the consumer always pays a higher price.  Higher utility bills, reduced comfort, shorter equipment life and higher air conditioning and heating repair bills…
When Is It Time To Replace My HVAC System?

When Is It Time To Replace My HVAC System?

Certain tell tale signs indicate it’s time to consider replacing heating and air conditioning equipment, or improving the performance of your overall system. It may be time to call AirOne to help you make a change if: Your Heat Pump Or Air Conditioner Is More Than 12 Years Old. The average air conditioning or heat pump system has…

Air Conditioning Repair or Replacement?

San Marcos, Buda, Kyle, New Braunfels Air Conditioning Repair vs. Replacement When your air conditioning or heating system stops working, it makes sense to call for a quick repair. Having the system repaired may be the least expensive way to go at the moment, but may not be the best long term decision. Before making…

San Marcos Air Conditioning Replacement

San Marcos, Buda, Kyle, or New Braunfels Air Conditioning Thinking about replacing your San Marcos air conditioning system?  Whether you are  upgrading to a new more efficient air conditioning system for your San Marcos, Buda, Kyle or New Braunfels home, AirOne air conditioning, can offer you a capacity, efficiency and price that will suit your needs. Our Carrier,…

All about Air Conditioning

Most people don’t ever give much thought to their air conditioning system. Our heating and cooling systems just keep working day after day, humming quietly in the background. As long as everything is working alright there’s really no reason to give your air conditioning and heating system another thought. Today, it’s hard to imagine a world…

Cooling Efficiently

Air Conditioning Systems /  Cooling Efficiently As much as half of the energy used in your home goes to heating and cooling. So making smart decisions about your home’s heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) system can have a big effect on your utility bills — and your comfort. Take these steps to increase the…

Air Conditioning Compressors

Air Conditioning / AC Compressors Air conditioning is based on using a chemical refrigerant, which easily converts from gas to liquid. Air conditioning traps the heat from the air in your home and transfers that  heat outside . An air conditioner cycles the refrigerant through its system, extracting heat with each cycle, until your home has reached…

AC Maintenance Checklist

Maintain your equipment to prevent future problems and unwanted costs.  Keep your cooling and heating system at peak performance by having AirOne do bi-annual pre-season check-ups with our Comfort Society program. A typical maintenance check-up should include the following. Total Performance Diagnostics report to ensure the cooling and heating system are producing the system designed Btu capacity,…

Air Conditioner Evaporator Coils… call 392-0022

Air Conditioning / AC Evaporator Coils Air conditioning actually works by converting a gas refrigerant to liquid. The liquid is cycled through the system, extracting heat with each cycle, until your home has reached the desired temperature. How evaporator coils work. The evaporator coil is the part of the air conditioning system that actually pulls heat…

AC System Maintenance … call 392-0022

Comfort Society Membership benefits You could be making a costly mistake, if you only think about air conditioning service when something goes wrong with your system.  Like any mechanical system, your air conditioner works best with regular, proper care and maintenance.  In addition to being more dependable and effective, a well maintained cooling system is…

A/C: Repair or Replace?

When is it time to replace? Certain tell tale signs indicate it’s time to consider replacing heating and cooling equipment, or improving the performance of your overall system. It may be time to call AirOne to help you make a change if: 1) Your heat pump or air conditioner is more than 12 years old.…
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