Apple Aire Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Wheat Ridge’

Compressor Replacement vs. AC System Replacement

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Air conditioning systems have a variety of components that work together toprovide you with your home comfort. The thermostat, for example, serves as the “brain” of the system, while the compressor serves as the “heart” of your cooling system.

The compressor is what causes the refrigerant to move through your air conditioner and transfer heat from the inside to the outside. When a compressor fails, the air conditioner essentially fails. This may sound automatically like it means you have to replace your entire air conditioner, but this isn’t always the case!

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How to Boost Your Air Conditioner Efficiency

Monday, June 15th, 2020
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In less than a week, summer will officially be upon us. Of course, that doesn’t mean much with the variable weather we have. We could have “summertime temperatures” just about any time of the year it seems like. That said, when you do need to use your air conditioner, you want to do so as efficiently as possible, right? Hopefully, you have had spring maintenance done on your air conditioner to ensure this is the case (if not, it’s not too late—give us a call!)

Even without maintenance though, you can still take some actions, which we will get into below, to boost the efficiency of your air conditioner and therefore lower your cooling costs. Read on as we go through some tips on how to boost your air conditioner efficiency.

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