Air Conditioning Articles

What Is the Difference Between Single-Stage and Variable-Speed ACs?

September 15, 2022
Blog Title: What Is the Difference Between Single-Stage and Variable-Speed ACs? Photo: close up of an AC fan

At AiRCo Mechanical, our professionals want to help with all your HVAC needs. Keeping your air conditioner operating at peak efficiency helps control the energy expenses in your Texas home, maintain your indoor air quality, & reduce your carbon footprint

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 11, 2022
Blog Title: Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

To avoid any potential issues, we at AiRCo Mechanical recommend getting a maintenance inspection at least once a year to determine the health of your air conditioner, regardless its age or noise level.

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

July 13, 2022
3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

June 30, 2022
Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

It’s the first really hot day of summer in San Antonio when the floor fans and the open windows just don’t cut it anymore. You head over to your thermostat and select “air conditioner” and wait for that refreshing icy air to start blowing out of your vents. When you check a few minutes later, you feel only hot air. Why?

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5 Common AC Problems

May 23, 2022
AC Problems

When your air conditioner (AC) is running at peak efficiency, you win.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 17, 2022
why do I need ac maintenance now?

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At AiRCo Heating & Air Conditioning, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in San Antonio.

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Be an Informed Consumer by Learning AC Lingo

March 12, 2022
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The air conditioning system in your San Antonio home is one of your biggest investments and home assets. In order to take care of it properly, as well as to communicate effectively with air conditioning (AC) professionals when needed, it’s good to understand some common air conditioning terminology.

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What Are Zone Control Systems?

September 20, 2021
What Are Zone Control Systems?

If you have a large home with multiple stories or a large household with family members who prefer different temperatures, consider installing a zone control system.

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

September 7, 2021
How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

When you’re looking at how your air conditioner works, it can depend on a wide variety of factors. Most people realize that the brand you select, the size, the features, and the efficiency rating all play a role in how well an air conditioner will cool your San Antonio home.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

August 6, 2021
Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

If your air conditioner stops blowing cool air or stops all together, check to see if your indoor unit is frozen. What exactly will that look like?

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

May 17, 2021
Common AC Problems and Solutions

When the weather gets really hot in San Antonio, the last thing you want is a broken air conditioner. Many common problems with air conditioning systems can arise. Our team at AirCo Heating & Air Conditioning wants you to be aware, prepared, and ready to solve these air conditioning issues so you and your family can stay cool this summer.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 23, 2021
spring money-saving tips

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea.

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What Does AC SEER Mean?

April 16, 2021
what does ac SEER mean?

When it comes to your air conditioner (AC), a common term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) business you are likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?

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