Bell Home Solutions Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

How to Keep Your Air Conditioner in Good Shape

Monday, May 15th, 2017

air-conditioner-technicianIt’s in your best interest to make sure that your air conditioner is in good shape, especially during the summer, when demand on it is at its highest. Going into summer without taking proper steps is a great way to ensure that your air conditioner develops more problems. It may even have a shorter lifespan, if you let it happen too often. If you’re looking for ways to make sure that your air conditioner stays in top condition for as long as possible, follow the tips below.

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Keep an Eye Out for These Air Conditioning Issues

Monday, May 1st, 2017

air-conditioning-serviceWith summer on the horizon, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner on a regular basis to keep cool over the next couple of months. As the demand on the system increases, you should be watchful for any problems that might develop. Air conditioners are far more likely to have problems crop up during the summer, when the stress on the system is higher than during other seasons. If you want to limit the possible damage various problems can cause, you need to catch them as early as possible so that they can be repaired. Have a look at these common air conditioning problems, and the symptoms they cause.

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If Your Air Conditioner is Making These Noises, Call for Repairs

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

With the weather heating up, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner more and more often. More demand means more wear and tear on the system, which means it will be more likely to develop problems. You need to be able to identify possible issues with your air conditioner early if you want to keep the system from becoming damaged. One of the most common warning signs that your air conditioner is in trouble is strange noises coming from the system.

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The Advantages of Installing an Evaporative Cooler

Monday, April 17th, 2017

With all our advances in climate control technology over the last hundred years, there is still something to be said for the old way of doing things. Not that you should go without air conditioning and just open a window, of course. It’s more that the same concepts that informed ancient methods of climate control can still be quite useful today. Take evaporative cooling, for example. This method has been used in one form or another for centuries. Here in the 21st century, we have our own ways of taking advantage of this concept to cool a home.

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How Zone Control can Improve Your Summer AC Performance

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

We’re only a few weeks away from the hot months of summer, believe it or not. Before too long, you’re going to be relying on your air conditioner to keep your home cool and comfortable. If you’re using a centralized air conditioner, though, you should know that there are a few things you can do to improve your system performance this summer. Centralized systems have a number of inherent disadvantages, ones that can be effectively treated by installing a zone control system.

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Should I Replace My Air Conditioner This Spring?

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

It may seem a bit crazy to talk about air conditioning in this weather, but summer is closer than you would think. You don’t want to be caught off-guard when the weather starts to heat up, and you certainly don’t want to be without a reliable air conditioner by the time we get into the summer months. If your current air conditioner is unlikely to last for another summer, it’s a good idea to replace it now. Otherwise, you run the risk of finding yourself without a functioning air conditioner at all in the middle of a heat wave. Look for the following signs that your air conditioner should be replaced with a new one.

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Make Sure You Get Your Air Conditioner Checked This Month!

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

We still have a few weeks of winter left, but the weather will be warming up before you know it. It’s important to make sure that your air conditioner is in good condition now, so that you can rely on your system throughout the summer without worrying about it breaking down on you. If you haven’t had your system professionally checked out yet this year, read on to find out why you should.

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Bell Home Solutions Receives 3 Xcel Energy Top Gun Awards for 2016

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Here at Bell, we’ve always strove to be the best at what we do. We received further confirmation of our expertise recently by receiving 3 Xcel Energy Top Gun Awards for the year of 2016! The awards were for being a Top 10 Rebate Producer for Furnaces and ECM’s, a Top 10 Rebate Producer for Air Conditioning, and a Top 15 Rebate Producer for Evaporative Cooling.

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Things to Check Before Calling for AC Repair

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

It’s never fun to have your air conditioner die on you in the middle of a hot summer day. If your air conditioner is malfunctioning, you may be tempted to call for repairs straight away. Before you do that, though, there are a few things that you should check to make sure that you aren’t calling for repairs unnecessarily. Read on to find out more about what to do before calling for air conditioning repair.

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What You Need to Know About Your Air Conditioner Filter

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Do you know where the air filter in your air conditioner is? Did you know that your air conditioner had an air filter? You do, and it’s actually a pretty important thing to maintain if you want your system to operate properly. If the air filter isn’t properly maintained, it will cause all sorts of issues for your system. Read on to find out more about your air conditioner air filter.

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