Some More Tips to Beat the Heat This Summer

South Florida heat is something even natives have become quite used to. However, for our transplants from the north, the summer heat is proving to be unbearable for them. So they become hermits staying inside.

People complain every day that “It is hot. I can’t take this heat.” So most people just stay inside with the air conditioner running. You got to come out sometimes, but I can’t stay out here too long.

For those of us that choose to stay inside with the air conditioner keeping us cool there are a few things that we can do to make sure our AC units are running smoothly. The first is professional routine maintenance at least every six months.

Running your AC 24 hours a day during the summer months can prove expensive. If you are living in a mobile home, you are probably paying well over $100 for the month in electricity. All thanks to running your air conditioner. If you are like most hard working people that are living paycheck to paycheck, and cannot afford to even run your air conditioner, you are probably running out to the store and buying two or three box fans to run throughout Continue reading

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Neglecting AC maintenance is not a healthy option

(Consumer Reports) – Air conditioners are a godsend during those hot and humid days of summer. But could the same appliance that cools you down also make you sick? Consumer Reports reveals that from dust to mold, ACs can spread a lot more than just cool air.

Consumer Reports says make sure you keep your air conditioning units in good order. (Inga Munsinger Cotton/CC By 2.0/MGN)

If you don’t have central air conditioning, then you know the drill: haul your heavy, awkward window air conditioner out of storage for the summer season. But, it could be harboring mold and other irritants.

“Without proper care and maintenance mold can actually grow on the inside which has the potential to lead to health problems like wheezing, congestion and throat irritation,” Paul Hope, Consumer Reports home editor, said.

Examine your air conditioner and be on the lookout for clusters of tiny black spots along the air duct.

“Cleaning the louvers is a good first step BUT if you see mold on them there’s a good chance that there’s more hiding inside the air conditioner. If that’s the case, you really want to consider buying a new one,” Hope explained.

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What Experts Say About Air Conditioner Repair

If you keep careful in regards to the upkeep of your air-conditioning system then it will enable it to last for a lengthier time period. Not only competitive pricing but also the consideration of long-term ownership expenses, including maintenance, repair, functionality, reliability together with energy expenses. So whether you require quick AC repair or you’re seeking a new heating and air-conditioning system, you can depend on our Austin team. So whether you will need an unexpected AC repair or you’re searching for a new heating and ac system, you can depend on our team at Romark AC & Plumbing.

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