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The 6 Best Garage Air Conditioners – Window, Portable and Mini Splits

The hot summer months can quickly bring your garage up to unbearable temperatures. And if you’re a handyman like me, you spend a lot of time in your garage working on projects. Instead of sweating it out and dealing with the heat, you can add an air conditioner to make your garage cool and comfortable. … Read more

a man checking why his AC unit is freezing up

Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up? 10 Reasons and The Fix

In the summertime, there’s nothing worse than having frozen AC coils. When this happens, it will seem like no matter how high you set the thermostat, the room is still a sauna, and little to no airflow will come out of your ducts. AC units usually freeze up because of a clogged filter, dirty coils, … Read more

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How Does a Portable Air Conditioner Work?

Summer heat can be unbearable, and portable air conditioners are a great way to stay cool without breaking the bank. But how do they work? It might not surprise you, but portable air conditioners work the same way as central air conditioning units and window AC units. However, they have a different form factor and … Read more

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How Long Do Air Conditioners Last?

Central AC units typically last 15-20 years, but this can vary significantly depending on how much you use it and how well you take care of it. You extend the lifespan of your AC unit with routine maintenance, good installation, and quickly addressing any issues. In this article, we’ll take a deep dive into how … Read more

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Why My Air Conditioning Smells Bad – And How to Fix It

Summer is in full swing, which means one thing for many homeowners – air conditioning! While AC can make your home nice and cool, it’s not uncommon for it to produce an unpleasant smell. If you’ve been noticing a bad smell from your air conditioning, don’t worry – we’re here to help. Keep reading our … Read more