Air Conditioning Articles

Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

May 29, 2024
Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner. AC Unit outside.

You decided to part ways with your old air conditioning (AC) system. It is not always an easy decision to make.

But now, you can get ready for a new era of home comfort, with lower utility bills and improved indoor air quality (IAQ).

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How Does Salt Air Affect Your Air Conditioner?

April 30, 2024
How Does Salt Air Affect Your Air Conditioner? Woman opening the windows at home and enjoying some fresh air.

However, salty air can be harsh on your air conditioner (AC). That’s why it’s important to be proactive. First, you should set up a maintenance plan with your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) professional. Joining a plan ensures your equipment gets the attention it needs.

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AC and Allergies

April 15, 2024
AC and Allergies. Pollen falling from a plant and floating in the air.

Luckily, a perfect antidote is already installed in your South Carolina home. A well-maintained air conditioner can boost your indoor air quality (IAQ), reducing symptoms. Your AC has a filter that catches airborne irritants like dust, pollen, dander. It also balances humidity and provides ventilation, reducing the likelihood of mold growth.

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How an Air Handler Works

August 15, 2023
Air Handler Facts - Close up image of HVAC system units with fans. Heating, ventilation and air conditioning concept. 3D illustration.

Meet the air handler. It has a starring role in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 14, 2023
Dollar bills under a thermostat device on a blue background.

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 Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 8, 2022
Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air? AC blowing super hot air.

Few things in life can be more frustrating than your air conditioner malfunctioning over the summer—but it can and does happen. Luckily, Dependable Service has solutions to help keep you from boiling!

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 3

June 30, 2022
Video - Energy Saving Tip 3. Woman closing door.

Close your blinds on sun-facing windows during the day to keep the sun from heating up your home and causing your AC to use more energy.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

June 13, 2022
5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

We understand high energy bills are sometimes unavoidable when air conditioning is crucial for comfort during the hot months. That’s why our five simple tips for staying cool and using your air conditioner (AC) less may help you cut costs and save money on your monthly energy bill.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 5, 2022
Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Dependable Service, 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 Pawleys Island.

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