Smith Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Fountain’

2 Story House Air Conditioning Tips

Monday, August 2nd, 2021
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If you have a two story home, then you know that you that there’s typically a little difficulty getting your space to cool evenly. Heat rises—this is something we all learn pretty early in life in our elementary school classrooms. This lesson comes into play when you notice that you start to live it in your two story home. Your downstairs space might be perfectly cool, but your upstairs bedroom might be stuffy and scorching hot.

If you want to work around this, you’ve got options. We’re going to run through many of them today. There are some simple ways to work about the issues that a two story home can cause. We’re prepared to help you with this.

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How Many Amps Are Required for a Ductless Mini Split System?

Monday, July 26th, 2021

When we speak to homeowners about switching from one air conditioning or heating unit to another, we’re met with a few different questions. Typically, the questions center around things like cost and compatibility with a home. You might be concerned with something a little different though—your power needs.

Your ductless mini-split will need between 15 and 45 amps per mini-split. In volts, this looks like about 110 to 120 volts on the more conservative side of things and 208 to 240 volts on the higher end. If you have any more questions concerning your mini-split, you can contact us. We’re experts at AC installation in Fountain, CO.

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No Air Conditioning? Call an HVAC Company

Monday, May 24th, 2021

You’re having one of those unlucky spring days. The weather is warm, there isn’t a cloud in the sky, and… your air conditioner is out.

You were getting along so well until the end there, but your air conditioner decided to give out on you when you need it most. You don’t need to worry about your air conditioning services in Fountain, CO. Our professionals are here to help you when you run into a problem like this. The best thing for you to do is contact our team. We’re going to give you a few things you can try before you pick up the phone though. Keep reading below…

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New AC Replacement Guide

Monday, May 10th, 2021
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It’s the time of year where your air conditioner might start coming up a little short. If this is the case in your home, then we’re sure that the idea of new air conditioning installation in Fountain, CO has crossed your mind. Keep it there! We find that homeowners tend to swat the thought away like it’s a hornet. AC replacement is easier than ever now. This is because there are great new options on the market, update energy-efficient practices, and teams like ours who are committed to making the process affordable and easy.

We don’t mean to put the pressure on, but we would suggest that you engage in this service now if you’re considering it. Spring air conditioning replacement is much easier than mid-summer AC replacement. The stakes are lower now because you need your unit less. Let’s get the conversation started today.

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