ACI Northwest Blog : Archive for June, 2017

How Does Changing the Filter Get Your AC Ready for Summer?

Monday, June 26th, 2017

changing-air-filter-ac-ready-summerThe “official” allergy season may be over, but as anyone with allergies knows, symptoms can linger for some time. And with indoor air quality actually worse than that of outdoors the majority of the time, it can be hard to find relief. Though, it can be a big easier if you perform one important HVAC tasks—chancing your air filter. Many people don’t realize how much of a purpose this serves when it comes to the state of their cooling system.

Changing your air filter is one of those Liberty Lake, ID air conditioning services that we encourage you to do on your own—for everything else we advise scheduling routine professional maintenance. Doing so can actually help air flow through your AC with ease, and reduce the risk of sudden air conditioner breakdown. But that’s not the only step to take in order to prep your cooling system for summer. Keep reading to learn the importance of this task, and what else you can do to make sure you’re well equipped for the hottest season of the year.

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Who Should Invest in a Ductless System?

Monday, June 12th, 2017

ductless-system-investWhen it comes to heating your home during the winter, forced-air systems—furnaces—are still a very popular way to do so. But often, forced air systems can be inefficient, or can take up too much space in your home on top of your already existing air conditioner, too.

But what if we told you there was another option for forced air cooling and heating, that not only would save you money due to its efficiency, but will take up far less space in your home? We’re talking about investing in a Coeur d’Alene, ID ductless system installation. But, just like any other HVAC system, a ductless system—ductless mini-split—isn’t right for every home.

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