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How to Maintain your Home’s Furnace

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

It doesn’t take much knowledge to asses your home furnace. It is really much simpler than rocket science. Just a pair of open eyes and this article to guide you.
Always keep yourself updated on your home furnace’s warranty. If your warranty has gone out it probably means that you really need to call an HVAC Technicain. When your furnace exceeds it’s warraty date it is certain to begin to malfunction. You will want to look into repairs you can make or a replacement all together.
A huge key sign is a yellow flame in your furnace. The flame is supposed to be blue. If it is not this could mean that your home is being infected with carbon monoxide. You need to also keep an eye out for excess moisture on windows and walls, black soot,and rust on flue pipes and vents. If you experience any of these issues you need to immediately seek professional help.
If you hear any odd noises you could be in store for a malfunctioned furnace. Popping, squealing, and banging are key noises to listen for.
If you are starting to have to spend more and more money on repairs and bills, you may want to just look into getting a whole new furnace. It gets to a point where you spend so much on reapirs that it is almost cheaper and more of an investment to get a new furnace.
Keep your eyes and ears out for these key signs and you can be ahead of your game. You can avoid running into major issues if you stay updated and educated.

The Importance of Preventative Air Care

Monday, September 16th, 2013

It is ideal that your air conditioning system is sitting at a 70% preventative and 30% corrective maintenance level. When these percentages start to get out of whack you can be sure problems will be lying ahead. Keeping your air conditioning system properly maintenanced is just as important as the tender loving care you give your car. Your air conditioning and your car are two things in life that are just too difficult to live without. Your car goes out, you’ve got no transportation. your air conditioning goes out and you’ve just subjected yourself to the terrible brutality of the Tampa heat.
It is important to know that by taking responsibility of your air conditioners performance will help you from being forced into any future problems. There are things that should be taken care of every once in a while and things that only need to be taken care of annually. Things like the air filter need to be checked regularly and changed every 3 months. But there does come a time when you are going to have to extend your hand.
Every year you need to schedule a routine check up and tune up. During these you need to address your contractor of any areas that your are concerned about. At the same time you should go ahead and replace things like your coils.
Keeping up with your air conditioner can only lead to great quality for your home. If you are looking for a place to start, you should contact Air National. They are sure to point you in the right direction and help you hire one of their contractors, as well as, assist you with any guidance that you may be searching for.

Upgrade and Save!

Friday, May 11th, 2012

HVAC Upgrade | Tampa | Air National

Did you know that even if your central air conditioner is only ten years old, replacing it with a new model can save you 20-40 percent on your cooling energy costs? New air conditioners also use R-410A refrigerant, which is more environmentally friendly than the R-22 refrigerant used in older models. A new air conditioning system will also cool your home more effectively and need fewer repairs than your current system. Upgrading your equipment is good not only for your wallet, it is also good for the environment!