What is my Air Conditioning System’s SEER? 

Air Conditioning System Efficiency Ratings Question: What is my Air Conditioning System’s SEER and why should it matter?  Answer: The Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) is used to measure how much cooling a given system produces (BTUs) for each unit of energy (watt hours) it consumes. In essence, the higher the SEER rating, the more efficiently the air conditioning system …

Running Your Air Conditioning System From a Backup Generator

Question: I’m purchasing a backup generator for my home. How do I ensure that the generator can run my central Air Conditioning System? Answer: We at A/C Today have been asked this question more and more as we endured an active 2017 Hurricane Season. Hurricane Irma reminded us that a) we are unhappy when we …

Air Conditioning Basics

We all know that we enjoy air conditioning – and are miserable without it, especially in the wake of storms and power outages. However, few of us know how our HVAC system delivers our wonderfully cooled air. Let’s break down the concept of air conditioning and some terms that you may find useful: Question: How …

Why You Should Pest Proof Your AC

There are many similarities that residential and business owners have, rodents and pests made the top of the list. Pesky pests are not only a problem, but a nuisance as well. Having to maintain your air conditioning system is one thing and having to pest proof your system is another. Termites, lizards, snakes and even …

Air Conditioning Terminology

Have you ever called your air conditioning company for a service call and not know how to explain the issue you’re having? This happens more often than you think. Knowing the air conditioning terminology used by professional companies can help you better describe the issues. Many Air Conditioning terms are abbreviations or acronyms, as some …

Activities That Pollute Your Home’s Indoor Air

Did you know, there are several activities you do on a daily basis that cause air pollution inside your home? From hazardous chemical air fresheners to sweeping floors, it’s easy to circulate unwanted air pollution. The Environmental Protection Agency(EPA), has quoted that air inside most residential homes are 2 to 5 times more contaminated than …

Why We Recommend Hiring An HVAC Professional

When companies provide you with lower than normal prices, it may not always be a benefit to you. Hiring an experienced technician is the key. At AC Today, our technicians have the proper experience and training needed to complete any type of air conditioning job request. Your HVAC system is very important to your house …

Simple tips to prevent high Air Conditioning Bills

Ever wonder why your air conditioning bills are so high? Have you tried different strategies to lower your bills? Living in Florida can take a toll on your air conditioning system. Everyone wants to walk into a nice, cool house after a long day at work. However, you could be the one that is causing …

Why You Shouldn’t Use Air Fresheners

As a culture, people have become obsessed with creating a scent to their liking. Everyone would love to walk into a home or business and be greeted with a nice smelling odor. It creates the first impression of your visit. We have all been told in commercials and radio advertisements that your laundry needs to …

Can you remove smoke odor from a home?

Whether it is an odor from cigarette smoke or smoke from a fire, your home will never be the same. Cigarette smoke odor is the hardest to remove from items. It can linger for days or years, depending upon how much smoke was in that location. It can leave a film of residue on the …