Touchstone Heating & Air Inc Blog : Archive for March, 2016

Common Air Conditioning Problems to Watch for

Monday, March 28th, 2016

The weather is starting to heat up pretty quickly around here, which means people are going to start relying on their air conditioners more often to stay comfortable. More air conditioner use means more strain on the system, which means more problems cropping up as the year goes on. If you want to keep your air conditioner in the best possible shape, you should keep an eye out for some of the signs that the system is experiencing problems. Let’s go over those signs now.

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The Best Way to Combat Air Quality Issues This Spring

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Spring is here, and with it comes a whole slew of issues. One of the most common problems people have during the spring season is the uptick in allergy attacks, and other indoor air quality-related problems. It can be difficult to enjoy the beautiful weather and flowers when you’re sneezing every few seconds. There’s not too much you can do about air quality outside your home, but you can take certain steps to increase your comfort levels when you’re inside. Let’s take a look at some of those solutions now.

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Signs You Need a New Air Conditioner

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Warmer weather is here, and people are starting to make use of their air conditioners to stay comfortable. For some people, though, now is the time to have a new air conditioning unit installed. If you’re not sure whether or not your air conditioner can get you through another summer, read on. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you might need to replace your old air conditioner.

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Do I Need to Fill My Air Conditioner With Refrigerant?

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Most people have a basic grasp of how their air conditioners work, enough to understand that refrigerant is the primary liquid used to keep the system operating. What far too few people understand, however, is how exactly refrigerant operates in the system. If you’re unsure whether or not you need to top off your air conditioner’s refrigerant levels, read on.

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