When getting a new air conditioner replacement, boast about its SEER

When getting a new air conditioner replacement, boast about its SEER No, you're probably not going to take a picture of your new air conditioner replacement. Its looks are nothing to boast about. So if you're not going to boast about its good looks, then you might as well boast about its seasonal energy efficiency [...]

Keep Your Cool – And Your Air Conditioner Running

Keep your cool – and your air conditioner running – with a Charlie's maintenance agreement Keeping your air conditioner running is important but when it breaks down, you want two answers, and you want them fast: Who do I call to fix it and how much is it going to cost to get my air [...]

Make your ceiling fans work with your air conditioner

The influence of a ceiling fan is nothing to sneeze at. As the wind-chill effect helps moisture evaporate from your skin and you feel cooler, you can set your thermostat about 4 degrees higher than usual, and with no noticeable difference in comfort, says the U.S. Department of Energy. As the days start to cool [...]

Do your ceiling fans boost your air conditioner’s efficiency?

You could create a mood reminiscent of “Casablanca” with a ceiling fan whose blades move so slowly that they barely break up the clouds of smoke in the room. But when it's warm or sweltering outside, who cares about evoking nostalgia? You want to stay cool, and a ceiling fan can serve as an ideal [...]