Air Conditioning Articles

How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

May 24, 2024
How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home? HVAC Unit.

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Brockman Heating & Air Conditioning, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components?

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Video – Make the Switch Today!

August 30, 2023
Video - Make the Switch Today! Drawing of a high efficiency air conditioner.

Are you in the market for a new air conditioner?

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Going Ductless

August 2, 2023
Going Ductless. Couple on couch with ductless air conditioning unit on wall.

Sometimes, a simple, elegant piece of technology can deliver more with less. Ductless mini splits are a triple threat—compact wall units that generate heating, cooling, and ventilation. No ducts required, and no dull whirring noises—they operate in near silence. 

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 2

July 19, 2023
Video - Energy Saving Tip 2. Lit up brown ceiling fan.

Turn on your ceiling fan when you’re home while raising the temperature on your thermostat to save energy costs and keep your home feeling cool. Make sure that your fan is rotating counter clockwise to blow the air straight down and therefore feel cool.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes To Avoid

July 5, 2023
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When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well-informed.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

June 7, 2023
Angry woman disturbed with a noise trying to sleep and covering her ears with a pillow.

It’s normal for your air conditioner to create some noise when running—that simply means it’s working. Although older units are typically louder than newer ones, all air conditioning noises are not the same. Despite your air conditioner’s age, any sound coming from the unit can still be bothersome. If your air conditioner is producing an…

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

August 17, 2022
Woman Sleeping

Do you know the health benefits of running your air conditioner while sleeping? Our team wants to share with you the following AC tips.

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Video – Is Your AC Making Scary Noises?

July 31, 2022
Video - AC Making Scary Noises

Is your AC making scary noises? Call us today! We can help!

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

July 19, 2022
Close up ice on coil cooler of dirty air conditioner. 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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3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

June 18, 2022
Air Conditioning Equipment outside of an old house. 3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC.

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC). Repairs are easier on the pocketbook in the short run, but too many of them can add up. Deciding on the ideal time to replace your air conditioning system in New Haven can be…

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

March 17, 2022
Person checking if the AC is blowing hot or cold

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Auburn 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? Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction, resulting in warm or hot air blowing through your vents. Our Brockman Heating and Air professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

August 16, 2021
How Does an Air Conditioner Work? Top view of an air conditioner unit outdoors in hot summer season. No people.

As a homeowner here in Indiana, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as you can about your appliances. That means knowing their basic operations, what features are included, and if any necessary upkeep is involved. Needless to say, this is no exception for your air conditioning (AC) unit.

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Does an AC Kill Mold?

July 13, 2021
Does an AC Kill Mold?

If you find mold exists somewhere in your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, particularly in your air conditioner or ductwork, call Brockman Heating & Air for assistance. We can guide you on ridding your home of the mold and help maintain your HVAC system to prevent the mold from recurring.

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Money Saving Tips for This Summer

June 15, 2021
Money Saving Tips for This Summer

We at Brockman Heating & Air Conditioning have provided this list of tried-and-true methods to reduce your energy consumption and save you money this season.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

May 14, 2021
Spring Money-Saving Tips, Woman's hand opening curtains in the bedroom with natural light and garden background., Huntertown, IN

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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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 27, 2021
Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now? Bag of repairman's work tools, gloves on top of air conditioner units outside a brick home. Service industry, working class.

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Brockman Heating and 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 Huntertown.

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Fall HVAC Maintenance

October 12, 2020
A row of homes with autumn trees out front | Fall HVAC Maintenance | Schedule a Check-Up | New Haven, IN

Maintaining your heating and cooling equipment ensures it’ll run smoothly the way it should when you need it. Investing your time and money in these seasonal maintenance tasks goes a long way to protect both your Indiana home and your HVAC investment, including your wallet. Well-running systems are more energy efficient, so they end up costing you less to run all season long.

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When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

August 28, 2020
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The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a hot day, cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should last 10 to 15…

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