Gas Engineers Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Having These Problems with Your AC? It Might Be Time to Replace

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

We’re in the thick of winter weather here in Birmingham, so you might not think about your air conditioning system often. Think back to summer for just a second, were there any problems that prevented you from staying cool? Did you notice any peculiarities in your system that you shrugged off or neglected to schedule appointments for? Now is the time to think about your air conditioning system. We understand why it’s hard to call for service in the summer, you don’t want your air conditioner to be out of commission even for a day in our muggy heat. Now that it’s winter, you can replace your air conditioning system without incident. If you need superior residential AC services in Birmingham, then contact our team today.

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Upgrade Your AC System During the Off-Season

Monday, November 19th, 2018

Air conditioner in need of service or repair.Did you have problems with your air conditioner this past summer? Are you looking to upgrade your system to a new unit so that you can have a cool summer? Our team is full of conscientious members that are always ready to help you through the process of upgrading your air conditioner.

You’ve probably turned your attention away from your air conditioning services because we’re in the midst of cold weather here in Birmingham, but now is the best time to upgrade because you’ll have an ample amount of time to research and buy before temperatures start to heat up. If you need an HVAC contractor in Birmingham, then contact our reliable team.

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One Simple Way to Increase Your HVAC Efficiency

Monday, October 8th, 2018

wifi-thermostat-controlling-home-temperature-from-outsideIf you’re looking to increase your HVAC efficiency and lower your heating and cooling bills, there is one simple step you can take to do so—upgrade your thermostat! Most homeowners don’t think to upgrade their thermostat when they upgrade their HVAC system, but this equipment becomes outdated too. Even if you have a digital thermostat with a programmable feature, you should consider upgrading to a more intuitive and energy efficient smart thermostat.

If you need help determining which model is right for your current HVAC system and home needs, our technicians can help. When you choose Gas Engineers for your thermostat installation services in Birmingham, AL, you’ll know you’re getting the best service possible.

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How to Know When It’s Time to Upgrade Your AC

Monday, September 10th, 2018

You’ve put your air conditioner to good use this summer. If you noticed any peculiarities in your system this past season, it might be an indication that it’s time to switch your old unit for a new one. Homeowners often hold on to their old AC units until they’re barely functional because they fear the daunting cost of new air conditioning installation. The cost of a new unit is often less expensive over time than continually operating an old air conditioning unit. If you need impeccable air conditioning installation in Birmingham, AL, contact our team at Gas Engineers today.

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How to Use Your Thermostat Efficiently

Monday, August 13th, 2018

wifi-thermostat-controlling-home-temperature-from-outsideWhen it comes to increasing efficiency through the home, there are many AC upgrades or repairs that can help with that. But what if you’ve just had maintenance, or you’ve only owned your system for a very short time? At that point, the biggest barrier between you and efficient energy usage is yourself! And that translates into how you use the thermostat.

The thermostat is the control center for your air conditioner, meaning your efficiency will only be as good as you allow it to be. However, there are a few things you can do to make sure the thermostat is operating at its full potential.

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Which Air Conditioning Is Best for You?

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

various-air-conditioning-units-illustratedSummer is in full-swing, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to make full use out of a new AC. If you’re not sure which AC is best for you, try not to sweat it (but in this weather, we understand that might be asking a lot).

Below, we’ve listed three popular air conditioning systems and who will benefit the most from them.

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4 Common Causes of an AC Breakdown

Monday, June 18th, 2018

ac-repair-outdoor-unitWhen one thing in an air conditioner breaks, it tends to have a domino effect on the rest of the system. It starts with a dirty air filter, and before you know it, you’re stuck in the heat waiting for repairs to the entire system.

Scheduled maintenance is designed to keep your system working at the highest standards. If you haven’t been keeping up on maintenance, your system might not be able to handle the summer heat.

Below are four common problems that, when left unchecked, will cause your AC unit to break down.

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