What is an HVAC and What Does HVAC Stand For?

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Many people throw the term “HVAC” around like everyone knows what they’re talking about, Few people want to admit that they may not be as knowledgeable about what the term means and why it is so often associated with heating and air conditioning companies. So, we will ask it for you. Check out our amazing financing options for both Trane … Read More

Live in Baltimore? 4 Things To Know About Your HVAC This Fall

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Can you feel it? About this time of year when the kids go back to school, you can begin to feel a shift in the air. Heady summer air begins to hint at the crispness of fall and its accompanying seasonal charms. But before you grab a pumpkin spice latte and settle in for Friday night football, now is the … Read More

4 Things You Need to Do Before Using Your Heating System This Year

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As warm summer nights give way to cool, crisp morning and the smell of falling leaves, it is time to face the facts. Like it or not, winter is coming. But before you break out the sweaters and wool socks, consider adding these things to your “to do” list before ever turning on your heating system this year. 1. Replace … Read More

The 5 Keys to Reducing Humidity Inside Your Home

The Baltimore area is no stranger to humidity. While that heavy, sticky feeling may be unavoidable outside, having humidity indoors may do more than raise your heating and air conditioning costs. High humidity inside of homes can lead to mold, mildew, wood rot, and damp spots in drywall not to mention cranky inhabitants. Fortunately, the answer to reducing humidity inside … Read More

4 DIY Summer AC Repair Tips to Keep You Cool

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The dog days of summer are upon us, and air conditioners across the area will be working overtime to keep our homes cool and comfortable. However, there is nothing quite so disconcerting as an air conditioner that won’t cool or a system that stops working altogether. While a certified repair specialist will always be able to keep your AC running, … Read More

What Actually IS an Air Conditioning Unit?

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You rely on it to keep you cool all summer long, but do you know how your air conditioning actually cools the air? That unassuming metal box sitting in your yard is a lot more complex than you might think. The scientific concept that it relies on for its cooling action is surprisingly simple. Find out how air conditioning units … Read More

7 Tips to Have Your HVAC Run Smoothly This Summer

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When the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system in your house malfunctions, everyone suffers. Whether your air conditioner is not cooling well or your attic fan is not ventilating your house properly, having your HVAC system run smoothly through the hot, summer months is vital to your comfort. Fortunately, these seven tips can help you not to lose your … Read More

Exactly What the Owner of an AC Repair Company Did When His AC Died

Recently, I had to replace my AC. Here's EXACTLY what I did.

There is nothing more uncomfortable than walking in the door to your home on a hot July evening to hear your air conditioner on, but it feels more like a sauna in your living room. You hold your breath and hope that your spouse or child simply changed the thermostat only to see it set to 68, but the thermometer … Read More

How To Clean Your Air Conditioner All By Yourself

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While it is possible to perform basic air conditioner maintenance on your unit, Zach Dermer, COO of Farnen & Dermer recommends allowing the professionals to do the following steps for you. Only professional HVAC specialists can provide you with a thorough cleaning and inspection of your air conditioner, make necessary recommendations for repairs and guarantee their work. Farnen & Dermer … Read More