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When to Replace Your Entire HVAC System

September 15, 2020

Replacing your furnace, heat pump, or air conditioning system alone can be a major home investment. But are there times when you may want to replace your entire heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system?

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Common AC and HVAC Problems That Can Cost You Money

September 12, 2019

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems are a standard fixture in most Austin homes. These systems run nearly every day, making your home a more comfortable environment for you and your family.  However, they require a significant amount of energy to run, and as a result, you want to be sure your HVAC system…

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Video – Why is My HVAC Unit Making Unusual Noises?

April 18, 2019

If you hear any unusual noise coming from your HVAC unit, please turn it off and call us at 512-537-1234. Don’t attempt any kind of repair without consulting an HVAC certified technician first.

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How Does My Gas Furnace Work?

November 19, 2018

Gas furnaces create heat by burning natural gas. This gas is usually methane combined with other carbon based gasses. The Ignitor The process starts with the ignitor. The ignition source for older furnaces is a pilot light, newer furnaces use an electronic starter. With a pilot light, the regulator supplies a very small bit of…

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What Is a Heat Pump and How Does It Work?

November 12, 2018

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat from your…

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Commercial HVAC Repair: So Your Employees Don’t "Freeze To Death"

October 18, 2017

Don’t want your employees to (act like they are going to) freeze to death this winter? Have Airco’s commercial HVAC repair specialists at the ready to keep them warm in case something goes wrong this Texas “winter.” Austin, and Texas in general, is a funny place when it comes to weather and temperature. We Texans…

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24-Hour A/C Service Means We’ll Fix Your A/C Before You Melt In Your Own Home

October 17, 2017

24-hour air conditioning repair should be an emergency service in Austin and Texas at large if you ask us. But hey, we’re happy to be your climate control 9-1-1. There are a few emergencies that are uniquely Texan. A UT fan being trapped in a room alone with an A&M fan, or vice versa. No…

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You Should Invest in Preventive HVAC Maintenance

February 11, 2016

As a homeowner, you enjoy counting on the fact that your heating and cooling systems are going to run effectively. Unless you’re taking the proper steps to ensure proper performance, though, you just might be wasting money on energy bills while also putting premature wear and tear on your equipment. Preventive HVAC maintenance is an…

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HVAC Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

September 22, 2015

There is so much involved in choosing a new home and it’s easy for first-time home buyers to overlook features that aren’t easily visible, like the heating and cooling system. Given Austin’s humid summers and cool winters, however, it’s important to know what kind of HVAC system you’re getting.  Some tips: Determine the system type…

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Troubleshooting Thermostat Problems Keeps Your Temperature Settings in Check

September 3, 2015

If your central A/C or heating system is malfunctioning, or just not working at all, you should determine whether your HVAC equipment or the thermostat is the problem. A thermostat problem is usually a less expensive fix than something in the cooling or heating system. Here are some common thermostat problems. HVAC System Won’t Run Check…

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Heat Pump Advantages: Compared to Air Conditioners?

August 13, 2015

Many homeowners scratch their heads over the differences between central air conditioners and heat pumps. After all, they appear very similar and both provide cooling. So what’s the difference? Learn below about some heat pump advantages. How Heat Pumps Resemble Central A/Cs When it comes to household cooling, a heat pump and A/C are really…

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Tips for Protecting Your A/C Unit From Being Stolen

July 14, 2015

You’re A/C’s outdoor unit holds expensive copper in the coil, refrigerant lines and wiring. This makes it accessible to thieves who could destroy your most expensive A/C component to harvest its copper. Protecting you’re A/C unit from being stolen with some of our tips can help alleviate stress, inconvenience and costly equipment replacement. Ways to…

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The Advantages of Opting into an HVAC Inspection Before Purchasing a Home

July 2, 2015

If you’re considering buying a house in the Austin area, you should think about having an HVAC inspection performed as well as your regular home inspection prior to making an offer. An in-depth HVAC inspection is especially important for older houses, where the past of the cooling and heating systems can be questionable. It’s also…

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Don’t Forget to Protect Your HVAC When Remodeling Your Home

November 11, 2014

With all of the dust, debris, and changing priorities during a remodeling project, it’s quite easy for your HVAC system to be forgotten and for it to get damaged. When planning out your remodel make sure to take steps to protect your HVAC system ahead of time. Here are some simple ways you can make…

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NATE Certification: The Logo You Can Trust for HVAC Expertise

April 8, 2014

Do you feel confident that your heating and cooling technician is qualified to work on your valuable equipment? As a homeowner and consumer you can have increased peace of mind when it comes to your heating and cooling service by hiring a service professional that uses North American Technician Excellence (NATE) certified technicians. Here’s a…

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We’re Having a Giveaway!

January 9, 2014

Have you ever wanted a super convenient, energy saving, programmable Wi-Fi thermostat for your heating and cooling system? Well, we’re giving one away! Here’s what you’ll get: • Money Savings A programmable thermostat is a great way to control your energy usage. By turning the temperature down just a few degrees when your home is…

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