Heidi's HVAC Help, Ideas, Troubleshooting Tips and More

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Heidi's HVAC Help, Ideas, Troubleshooting Tips and More

Hello, I am Heidi, and this is my blog devoted to HVAC issues, repair, troubleshooting, maintenance tips and more. Before you dive into my posts, let me introduce myself. I am a mum of three kids and married to an amazing husband. I used to work in the HVAC industry, but now I spend most of my time working as an editor from my house. I needed something that offered the flexibility of staying at home with my little ones, but I miss the hands-on nature of HVAC work. In this blog, I plan to post on a variety of HVAC related topics. If you have questions or concerns, I hope these posts help you.

Essential Selection Criteria For Your Residential Aircon System

2 June 2022
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Looking to buy an air conditioner for your home? Although Australian summers can be tough on those you love, the right air conditioning system can help keep them comfortable in hot weather. As today's aircon systems come in many variations to suit the needs of different users, finding the right one for your residential cooling needs can be a daunting task. To increase your chances of choosing well, you should know what to look at when weighing up your air conditioning options. Read More …

Will It Be Better to Install Your A/C Retrofit Underfloor?

21 March 2022
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When people think about ducted air conditioning, they will normally picture a set-up that's installed above a ceiling, with an extensive ducting network connected to a central processor. Yet, that is by no means the only solution when it comes to ducted A/C, and there may be other options should your particular property be unsuitable. Have you considered an underfloor ducted air conditioning instead if you are looking for alternatives? Read More …

Does Your Air Conditioning System Need Repair?

15 December 2021
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Occasional repairs are essential for every air conditioning system. Repairs not only restore the efficient functioning of your HVAC system but also prevent any problems that exist from becoming even more serious and perhaps causing damage to other parts of the AC unit. If you spot any of the following signs of your air conditioner needing repair, you should call a trusted HVAC repair service. Inadequate Cooling The most obvious sign that an air conditioning system is struggling is that the home feels overly warm even when the air con is switched on. Read More …

How to Ensure Your New Ducted Air Conditioner Lives Up to Its Energy Efficiency Standards

1 October 2021
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Modern air conditioning units come with components and features designed to promote optimal cooling while using little energy. However, certain factors can undermine the efficiency of the unit after installation. Therefore, despite having a high energy efficiency rating, your AC may still consume a lot of power during cooling. Therefore, as you install a new ducted system, consider the following factors that will ensure your AC lives up to its efficiency standards. Read More …

3 Clear Indications It’s Time to Repair Your Ducted AC

28 July 2021
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Even with proper maintenance, your air conditioner might still develop mechanical issues. This is particularly true for older systems. While you can handle some of the issues yourself, most air conditioning problems require professional examination and repairs. For example, an AC compressor failure is a problem that only a certified HVAC contractor can handle. That's because the compressor contains many intricate components that help in cooling the air. In addition, repairing faulty components requires special skills and tools. Read More …