Comfort Master Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Archive for August, 2020

Late Summer vs. Your Air Conditioner: A Few Things to Know

Monday, August 31st, 2020

thermometer-going-redHot weather is hot weather as far as your air conditioning is concerned—or at least this is what most people think when they think about their AC system at all. The air conditioner does its job as well as it can against the heat.

But this isn’t 100% true. An air conditioner is like any complex appliance: it starts to wear down with use, and changes in external conditions can make it more difficult to do its job and put it at higher risk of failure. This is the situation most air conditioning systems are in during the late summer. This is a time of year when we caution our customers to be on the watch for signs they need Durham air conditioning services. Just because fall is around the bend doesn’t mean you can relax about the performance of your air conditioner. Below are some key facts to know about this time of year.

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What Does “Tonnage” Mean for My Commercial AC System?

Monday, August 17th, 2020

industrial-acsWhen you are looking to install an air conditioning system for your building, or to replace an older air conditioning system, you’re going to see the word tonnage referenced often. “What tonnage of system do you think you’ll need for the space?” That sort of thing. It’s standard HVAC lingo, and most people outside of the industry don’t know its specific meaning, except that bigger tonnage has something to do with more cooling power.

We’ll dispel some of the mystery around this term and explain why it’s important for your AC installers to know the exact tonnage necessary for your facility.

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The Strength of Air Filters Makes a HUGE Difference

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

man-with-air-filterYou’re looking into installing air filters in your home’s HVAC system, but you aren’t sure what type or strength of air filter is best the job. We’re glad you are considering this, since picking any air filter based on nothing more than guesswork or finding the strongest filter possible can lead to serious problems.

You want IAQ technicians who offer professional HVAC services in Wilson, NC to handle any air filtration system installation. They understand the details of air filter strength and will help you find the ideal filters to improve your indoor air quality.

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