Westland Heating & Air Conditioning Blog

Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 27th, 2018

man-feeling-hot-in-front-of-fanWe can think of one thing worse than an air conditioner that stops working when you need it most:

An air conditioner that blows hot air instead of cold air.

But we’re not just saying that as some kind of joke. There are certain kinds of AC issues that can do the opposite of what your AC is intended to do. If your AC is ever blowing out air that isn’t cold, there could be a problem. We’ll help you figure it out so you can know whether you just need to reprogram your thermostat or if it requires calling an air conditioning expert in Fairview Park, OH.

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Which AC Is the Most Efficient?

August 13th, 2018

blue-question-markWe don’t want to disappoint you later, so we’ll just say it now:

The most efficient AC depends on you and how you use it.

We know that’s not exactly the answer you want to hear. It would be better if there was one simple answer, but that won’t be the case when it comes to finding the most efficient AC for your home.

But that doesn’t mean we can’t help you. Some HVAC configurations are wiser than others, depending on how your home was built and what heating or AC systems you may have already. We’ll go over a few common scenarios and tell you which AC would be the most efficient for you.

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3 Common Ductless System Problems

July 30th, 2018

ductless-ac-blowing-cool-airIf you’re not familiar with ductless heat pumps, the main thing you need to know is that they can both heat or cool your rooms and that they’re very efficient. If you read enough about the benefits of ductless systems, you’d think they were pure magic and ran on miracles.

That’s not to say we don’t love ductless heat pumps. But we also don’t want to pretend they don’t have their own share of troubles. In fact, if you’re the owner of a ductless system, we’re happy you’re here. To help you get the most out of your ductless system and for as long as possible, we’ve listed three common ductless AC system problems.

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What Do You Need in a Commercial HVAC Service?

July 16th, 2018

employee-enjoying-air-conditioning-in-officeWhat makes a commercial HVAC company a good one? It’s when they understand the needs of a business. Most HVAC companies are fully equipped to perform residential services, but it doesn’t mean that they know commercial HVAC. Commercial HVAC requires different systems, methods, and strategies for cooling or heating your building with the utmost efficiency.

Here are a few services and products that a good commercial HVAC company in North Ridgeville, OH should be proud to offer.

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An HVAC Contractor Can Install the Right System

July 2nd, 2018

hvac-technicianThere are several options and configurations out there to consider for your heating and cooling system. Many homeowners, eager to install their system, might settle for a standard system that fulfills the bare minimums. However, if they take the time to research all their options sooner instead of later, they might be able to save some time and money.

A thorough conversation with an HVAC contractor should help you get everything right the first time. To help you out, we’ve listed some points to consider or bring up while speaking with an HVAC contractor in Rocky River, OH.

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Watch Out for AC Trouble This Summer

June 18th, 2018

hvac-technician-air-condition-repairSome equipment you only use part of the year, such as a lawn mower or a snow blower. Otherwise, it’s out of sight and out of mind. That is until you need to mow your yard or clear a driveway. Then you worry about all the things that might go wrong in your time of need. The same is true for your AC system. For much of the year in Ohio, it’s on the backburner. When summer arrives, however, be on the lookout for these common signs of AC trouble.

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The Importance of Refrigerant in Air Conditioning

June 4th, 2018

air-conditioner-outsideMaybe you’ve heard about refrigerant, you’re in need of recharging yours, or you’re simply looking to expand your knowledge about how your air conditioner works. Whatever the reason, it’s always a good thing to know how the major systems around your home operate, especially when they’re so vital to your day-to-day comfort. To learn more about this important component to your household electronics keep reading. We’ll go over all the pros and cons for you, and discuss how we can make your life better by cooling things off.

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3 Things to Look for in a Quality HVAC Company

May 21st, 2018

trane-hvac-systemA quality HVAC system is the lifeblood of your home. You count on it functioning day after day, season to season, and continuously all year long. It protects you from the elements and, with the right indoor air quality additions, filters the air your family breathes. It is reliable and efficient without creating unexpected spikes in energy costs.

Partnering with a knowledgeable, trustworthy HVAC company is paramount to the enjoyment and longevity of your most personal investment: your home. You want to make sure that you don’t rush into this partnership and you take the time to find a contractor who will do the best work for you.

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Schedule Furnace Repair Now, Before Next Fall

April 23rd, 2018

furnace-repair-serviceThe coming of spring usually sees homeowners using their heaters less and less often until they finally turn them off until next fall. Now is the ideal time to schedule repairs on any problems you may have. Doing so can save you effort when the weather starts to cool again at the end of summer, as well as ensuring that your furnace is ready to go on the first day you need it. It can be easy to keep the system running in the face of an obvious problem, but with winter now behind us, any lingering issues with your furnace should probably be dealt with.

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Beat the Heat with a Spring AC Tune-Up!

April 9th, 2018

Spring is on the way and that means summer won’t be too far behind. When it comes to your air conditioner, you’re going to need to keep it in good condition, and ensure that it will respond in the middle of our patented heat waves. That starts now with a spring AC tune-up. And with the deal we have going now, there’s never been a better time to schedule a tune-up today.

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