Action Air’s Home Comfort & Energy Blog

March 03, 2021

With the coming of spring weather, homeowners start to rely less and less on their heating systems, eagerly waiting for warmer summer months. But how do you use your cooling system in spring, when it’s not too cold or too hot? How do you prepare your AC after winter, and make sure it can cool…

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March 03, 2021

With the cold winter days finally behind us, the time to rely on our trusted air conditioners once again is drawing nearer. However, transitioning between using your furnace to your AC is not as simple as pressing a button and turning on your cooling system. There are some steps you can take to prepare your…

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February 02, 2021

Your home furnace has a transformer that regulates your home’s voltage to accommodate the system’s power output. Just like any other component of an HVAC system, your furnace transformer may fail and cause problems with the functioning of your unit. If you suspect that your furnace transformer has broken down and wonder if you should…

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February 02, 2021

The capacitor is a small, yet important component of your furnace. It is designed to ‘jumpstart’ the unit by giving the furnace blower motor an extra jolt of energy and getting the fan running. Just like any other part of the furnace, a capacitor may break down and cause your furnace to stop working. If…

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January 28, 2021

It’s important to know how often you have to maintain your furnace if you want to maximize its longevity and ensure it serves your home for as long as possible. Regular routine furnace maintenance will also enable it to perform better during winter and provide improved comfort for you and your family during the coldest…

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January 28, 2021

A fully functional furnace is your best ally throughout winter. Every year, your heating system works tirelessly to keep you warm and cozy on chilly winter nights. To keep it running smoothly and faultlessly and ensure your family’s comfort and safety, take care of maintenance before winter rolls in. Read on to discover how to…

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January 28, 2021

Staying warm and cozy throughout winter is a top priority for many homeowners. In order to ensure comfort, however, it is necessary to have an efficient, well-maintained heating system that won’t break down when you need it the most. Luckily, you can make sure your furnace stays in top shape throughout the colder months with…

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January 28, 2021

If your heating element malfunctions, it can lower the heating capability of your system and compromise the comfort of your home. This is definitely not something you want happening to you during a cold winter night. However, it is sometimes a bit difficult to determine if your heating element is going bad. It is a…

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January 26, 2021

Although ACs are hardly used in the winter, it doesn’t imply homeowners can afford to neglect their cooling systems until spring. Winter brings increased precipitation as the temperature plummets, making your AC unit prone to various forms of damage. This means that homeowners should keep a watchful eye on their units even more so than…

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January 26, 2021

Reliable air conditioning is a staple of modern homes. Air conditioners are such a comfort we have grown accustomed to, many of us feel anxious when our cooling system begins to malfunction. The coldest part of the year brings certain challenges to homeowners who wish to keep their air conditioners working properly. Is there any…

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