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Tripped Breaker When Running AC?

There are several reasons why your air conditioner keeps tripping the circuit breaker. The ac circuit breaker is a safety switch that protects your equipment from damage or fire by shutting it off when an overload is detected. The main reason why your ac is drawing in more amps is because something is causing it to overwork and operate inefficiently. So, if you have a tripped breaker when running AC, it is not a situation you want to ignore.

Buying A New AC?

One of the best ways to reduce your electric bills is through the installation of a new high-efficiency AC. There are a few key features to look for when buying a new AC that will help keep your energy bills low.

Is AC Wasting Energy?

When your system is running as it should you might not think about its performance, but do not always assume your system is running at peak efficiency. With summer well on its way, it is important to be able to know the telltale signs of an ac wasting energy.

Can I Mix Refrigerants in my AC?

With the R22 phase out in 2020 due to its environmental impact, this is a common question for those looking to upgrade their system or change the refrigerant in their system. The answer is no, refrigerants should not be mixed. There are several reasons why mixing refrigerants should not be done.

Sudden AC Failure

No matter what condition your unit is in there is always a small chance it can face sudden ac failure. Usually when an air conditioner stops working there is always a reason why. Below we discuss some common reasons for sudden ac failure.

Best Furnace Location

We are often asked if the furnace can be moved to a different location in the home. Choosing the best furnace location in your home, depends on the layout and available options. In this article we will review your options and what to take into consideration.

Central AC Installation

Location of a central air conditioner is a crucial part of central ac installation. Poor placement of your AC unit can lead to some issues in the long run. Every home is different but there are a few considerations to keep in mind when deciding the best location for central ac installation.

Ductless Mini Split

A ductless mini split is a great alternative for a central heating and cooling system. Still, you may be wondering how does a ductless mini split system work and how do they differ from a central system.

Signs Your AC Is Working Too Hard

One sure way to tell that your air conditioner is on the way to failure is if it is working too hard. Working too hard can both be a symptom or cause of issues. Either way it is important to be able to identify signs your AC is working too hard.

Why Does AC Break Down

With summer right around the corner the last thing you need is your air conditioner breaking down repeatedly. It is an experience that will definitely leave you frustrated and can end up costing a considerable amount of money in the end. The big question is, why does AC break down?