Air Conditioning Articles

What Does SEER Mean?

August 30, 2018

When it comes to your air conditioner (A/C), a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER? SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. It’s a rating system of the air conditioner’s cooling capacity to power input, i.e., it’s the…

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How Can I Save Money on Air Conditioning This Summer?

July 24, 2018

Glenn Aire wishes our neighbors in Granbury, TX a happy summer! We know you’ll probably have your AC on for longer stretches of time (we certainly will). So, we provided this list of tried and true methods to reduce your energy consumption and save you money this season: 1. Seasonal Cleaning The beginning of summer…

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Is it Normal For My Air Conditioner to Turn On and Off?

June 15, 2018

When an air conditioner (AC) turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling. It’s fairly common, but when it happens it means there’s something wrong with the AC. Do not leave these occurrences alone. They will increase your energy costs, usually indicate a larger problem,…

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Why is my Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

May 30, 2018

A freeze up is when a layer of ice forms on the outside of your AC unit. Whether you have a window unit or a central air system the causes and effects of this, as well as the solutions, are the same. The ice build up on your AC unit creates an inability to cool…

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Do I Really Need an Air Conditioning Tune Up?

May 22, 2018

It can be difficult to spend money when you don’t really feel an an imminent need to do so. You’ve been replacing the filter, and your system is running fine, right? Let’s keep it that way. A maintenance call now can prevent a costly repair or replacement, especially in the heat of summer. Having your…

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What is the Importance of AC Maintenance?

April 27, 2018

An air conditioner, just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Glenn Aire Company we recommend getting your AC unit serviced and cleaned once a year. You should do this in the Spring to ensure that your unit will run with the most efficiency during the hottest Summer months. We…

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Mistakes to Avoid When Purchasing an Air Conditioner

April 17, 2018

The Wrong Sized Unit. It is easy to buy a unit too large or too small for your space. A larger unit does not necessarily mean more cooling power. Each AC system is designed for certain sized spaces, different cooling needs, household age, etc. A unit that is too large or too small is inefficient…

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When Should I Schedule My HVAC Maintenance?

February 27, 2018

The best time to schedule your system maintenance call is BEFORE something fails. Your air conditioner is too important to neglect, service yourself or wait until something breaks. Call the experts at Glenn Aire Company to come to your Granbury home in once a year to do a routine air conditioner maintenance visit. If you…

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What Are the Different Components in my Air Conditioner?

July 26, 2017

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Glenn Aire, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components? Air conditioners keep your Granbury, home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right? Well, air conditioners do so much more than just cool, like…

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The Benefits of Ductless Air Conditioning in Granbury Texas

July 5, 2017

Ductless air-conditioning (A/C) systems can be the perfect answer for that room that’s never quite cool enough or for that new addition you’re building. It’s a low-maintenance and affordable option to upgrading to a newer A/C unit when more cooling is needed inside your home. The ductless system works, obviously, with no ducts, as a…

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