We are excited about giving back to Jacksonville

The Bryant Community Heroes program honors ordinary people doing extraordinary things in local communities. Those selected receive a new high efficiency air conditioning system with installation provided by Charlie’s Tropic Heating & Air Conditioning Jacksonville’s Premier Bryant Dealer. Since Charlie’s Tropic Heating and Air is a locally owned and operated business, we knew participating in [...]

Charlie’s blog ranked among the top 100 in the country

Longtime customers of Charlie's Tropic Heating & Air Conditioning know what it feels like to place a cry for help to our office. That is a good day at Charlie's Tropic Heating & Air Conditioning. Representing the efficient, reliable and courteous service has made us one of the leading air conditioner companies in Florida. While [...]

Charlie’s unscrambles 5 faulty (and expensive) notions about air conditioning

Charlie's unscrambles 5 faulty (and expensive) notions about air conditioning Iowa is a long way from Florida, but the team at Charlie's Tropic Heating & Air Conditioning bets they know exactly how egg farmers there feel in the wake of new health studies that highlight the nutritional value of the “incredible, edible egg.” Farmers in [...]

It’s like putting frosting on a cake; learn how to seal your windows’ air leaks

Still, with the passage of time, you might need extra motivation to unwrap those caulk and weather stripping packages and get to work. If so, consider: The U.S. Department of Energy says, “If you added up all the leaks, holes and gaps in a typical home's envelope (the windows, roof, subfloor, exterior doors and exterior [...]

Is your AC company NATE certified?

NATE certification carries the mark of excellence that Charlie's customers deserve If the light fixtures in your home are flickering and your outlets are hot to the touch, you probably will call a licensed electrician – not a handyman – to fix your faltering electrical system. If your upstairs bathtub is leaking through the floor below [...]

7 Ways We Provide Outstanding HVAC Customer Service

7 ways we provide outstanding HVAC customer service You can tell it's summertime in northeast Florida – and not just because of all the backyard barbecues, garage sales and community pool gatherings. It's the buzz of what's being said at these venues at this time of year, when air conditioners break down most frequently: Those air conditioning [...]

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 [...]

Circle of Champions

Congratulations to us for winning the Circle of Champions award given by at the Bryant Awards each year. According to the Bryant website: Growing a successful Bryant® dealership demands a steadfast commitment to Quality Products and Service, an unwavering dedication to Customer Satisfaction, and a daily demonstration of the highest level of Performance. The Bryant [...]

Benefits of Variable Speed Air Conditioning & Heating Systems

If you live in a home more than 20 years old, and you haven't updated your heating and cooling system, it probably has a single-speed fan motor or at best, a multi-speed motor. For a long time the single speed blower was the standard. With just one setting it was either on full blast or [...]

Four Benefits of Programmable AC Thermostats

Today's consumer sand appliance manufacturers - including air conditioning system makers - are all about energy and cost efficiency. That's why programmable AC thermostats are all the rage. Properly installed and used, they can save the average American homeowner some $150 annually. Here are a few benefits of programmable thermostats: Comfort: Programmable thermostats can be set to [...]