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Women in HVAC: Sophisticated and Specialized

Women in HVAC: Sophisticated and Specialized The glass ceiling for women in the workforce has always been a complex problem with multiple different facets. There isn’t a single pain point for women – there’s many. From uncompetitive wages, limited growth opportunities, and false perceptions of gender roles for certain jobs. It’s never been a [...]

Women in HVAC: Sophisticated and Specialized2018-11-15T16:15:23+00:00

6 Tips for Staying Cool During Extreme Heat

6 Tips for Staying Cool During Extreme Heat As Jacksonville’s temperatures soar into the 90s and the real feel peaks above 100 degrees it’s become more important than ever to stay cool wherever you can. Turning your thermostat down is one of the most logical ways to beat the heat but it also demands peak [...]

6 Tips for Staying Cool During Extreme Heat2018-11-15T16:15:23+00:00

An extended warranty takes the heat off household AC budgets

Charlie's customers know: an extended air conditioner warranty takes the heat off household budgets We've all looked at a store clerk, incredulous at the earnest question: “Would you like to buy an extended warranty for that?” Looking down at your $25 electrical gadget, you're struck by the irony that the warranty costs more than the [...]

An extended warranty takes the heat off household AC budgets2018-11-15T16:15:23+00:00

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 [...]

Charlie’s unscrambles 5 faulty (and expensive) notions about air conditioning2018-11-15T16:15:24+00:00

4 Smart moves before scheduling an AC tuneup

Make four smart moves before making the smartest one of all: scheduling an AC tuneup with Charlie's We've talked about the benefits of regular air conditioner maintenance so many times that of course you're planning to schedule your annual AC tuneup. It's right there, on your to-do list. You might be wondering what minor AC spot checks and maintenance [...]

4 Smart moves before scheduling an AC tuneup2018-11-15T16:15:24+00:00

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 [...]

Is your AC company NATE certified?2018-11-15T16:15:24+00:00

Is a poorly placed thermostat triggering “ghost” readings in your home?

Is a poorly placed thermostat triggering "ghost" readings in your home? Your home may be “haunted” with ghosts and you may not even know it. But the clues are right in front of you. You're shivering when the thermostat setting indicates you ought to feel warm and you're sweating when the thermostat suggests you ought [...]

Is a poorly placed thermostat triggering “ghost” readings in your home?2018-11-15T16:15:25+00:00

Let Charlie’s clear the air about the value of duct cleaning

You can blame those shady contractors about duct cleaning if you want to They’re the ones who may have misled you about what duct cleaning involves. They may have misrepresented its benefits – portraying it as “an emergency service” that everybody needs. And they may have tried to rush your decision while trying to distract [...]

Let Charlie’s clear the air about the value of duct cleaning2018-11-15T16:15:25+00:00

Let Charlie’s help you ease the air conditioning financial burden

When it feels as though the sky is falling, let Charlie’s help you ease the financial burden No, the sky isn’t falling. It might feel that way when your air conditioner is beyond repair, must be replaced and you’re hard-pressed to find a way to pay for it.For times like these, know that Charlie’s Tropic [...]

Let Charlie’s help you ease the air conditioning financial burden2018-11-15T16:15:25+00:00