Bill's Superheat, Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

The Unique Benefits of a Ductless System

Monday, September 20th, 2021

Ductless air conditioners are all the rage these days. With our ever-growing fascination with tiny homes and energy-efficient HVAC systems, ductless technology keeps hogging the spotlight. That’s why we think it’s important that homeowners know exactly what they’re purchasing when they look into investing in these systems.

Ductless HVAC systems can both heat and cool a home. While they might not be as efficient during our coldest winter months, they can be amazing for nine or ten months of the year while we deal with mild temperatures and the need for an improvement of a few degrees in one direction or the other.

Want to know about how ductless systems work and why you would ever think of investing in one? Well, keep reading. If you’re an unconventional homeowner, or perhaps a homeowner with an entirely electric house, then we’ll tell you all about how perfect ductless AC systems in Kalispell, MT are!

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Keep Your Ears Peeled! Five Bad AC Noises

Monday, September 6th, 2021

We’ve all been there—you’re trying to get some sleep on a hot night and you’re awoken by some uncomfortable sounds. While they otherwise would make you think that something is going wrong in your house, you know for a fact that these noises are coming from your air conditioner. Before you go back to bed and ignore it, we urge you to consider calling for help.

Unfortunately, your air conditioner just can’t talk to you. The closest it will get to telling you that something is wrong with it, is by making strange noises that wake you up in the middle of the night. So, if you end up going back to sleep, you’re aiding in the neglect of your system.

It’s important to invest in your central air conditioning in Kalispell, MT, and that starts with calling for repairs when they’re needed!

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Are You Accidentally Neglecting Your AC?

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

If your check engine light is on, then clearly there’s a problem!

We’re kidding, if only our air conditioners had little lights or buzzers that went off whenever something was wrong or neglected. We’d probably have to help a lot fewer anxious customers, and you’d probably never have made it to this blog. The truth is that your air conditioner could be suffering from a problem right now and you’d never really know.

Neglect is a terrifying word, because it’s sinister. Nobody neglects a system on purpose, it’s just that life can become busy, stressful, and intense enough that your air conditioner falls to the lowest rung of priorities. Then, when summer hits and you’re trying as hard as you can to avoid paying too much for air conditioning in Bigfork, MT, something crops up.

Let’s talk about some common ways an AC can be neglected, and some practices to help you avoid this outcome.

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Beat the Heat with Three Simple Tips

Monday, August 9th, 2021

It’s hot this year, and September isn’t likely to get much colder until the end. That means we still have almost two months of scorching hot temperatures while our air conditioners reel from the considerable pressure we put on them. When it comes to air conditioning in Whitefish, MT, we need all the help we can get.

Your system might still be working, but it could be on its last legs after the tremendous amount of cooling it’s needed to perform. While our team can provide the necessary repairs and maintenance appointments to ensure it’s okay, we can’t run it the right way for you. As the owner of your own AC, it’s up to you to run it responsibly and make sure it’s not faltering when there aren’t professionals around.

Here are three tips to help ease the burden on your air conditioner, lower temperatures indoors, and overall keep your home energy efficient!

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Upgrade Your HVAC System with a Heat Pump!

Monday, July 26th, 2021

A heat pump can be a great investment for your home or business premises. Hundreds of thousands of people have switched to an advanced HVAC system as it offers convenient temperature control. It can also cut down energy costs if you use it smartly.

Here, we will take a detailed look at the benefits of using Heat Pumps and HVAC in Columbia Falls, MT and how they can benefit you.

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3 Reasons Why AC Maintenance Is Vital

Monday, July 12th, 2021

As temperatures begin to rise here in Montana, your air conditioner is working extra hard to make sure that your home is cool and comfortable. However, your air conditioner cannot keep taking care of you unless you take steps to take care of your system as well. A properly functioning air conditioning system is vital to ensure that your home is cool when you get home after a long day of hard work.

When was the last time you scheduled services for air conditioning maintenance in Kalispell, MT? If you are like most homeowners, the chances are that you feel that HVAC services are expensive, and you do not want to pay for things that you don’t need. But that does not mean AC maintenance is an unnecessary expense.

This post will help you understand why air conditioner maintenance is vital to your comfort, well-being, and bank account.

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When Is AC Replacement a Good Idea?

Monday, June 28th, 2021

This is a tricky question. Some homeowners would tell you, point-blank, that you should never replace your air conditioner unless you have to. While we absolutely do not agree with this idea, we understand the sentiment. As homeowners, we want to take care of our equipment so that it lasts as long as possible. The only problem with this is that many homeowners don’t know how long their air conditioners should last.

Well, unfortunately your air conditioner is not going to last 25 years. Well, it won’t last that long without costing you an arm and a leg, that’s for sure. These systems require replacement after a certain amount of years and we’ll get into some of the reasons why.

We can help you with air conditioning replacement in Kalispell, MT, but we want homeowners to be on board with the idea that their systems won’t last forever. Once this is clear, it becomes easy to put together an affordable, comfortable path forward.

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Is AC Maintenance REALLY Necessary?

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

When it comes to HVAC services, because of how expensive they can be and how intrusive they feel, homeowners don’t want to pay for things they don’t have to. Here’s the list we usually run into:

  • Professional AC installation? Necessary.
  • Professional AC repairs? Necessary.
  • Fast and affordable AC replacement? Necessary.
  • AC Maintenance? Optional.

Is this how you think of AC services? If so, then we’ve got a major change we think you should make. Air conditioning maintenance isn’t as optional as some neighbors and family friends might tell you it is. While it might be the easy target on the list of necessary services, the benefits that this service provides quickly add up and provide you with a ton of savings down the line. So yes, AC maintenance really is necessary.

When we explain just how much air conditioning maintenance in Kalispell, MT helps, you’ll realize why it’s such a huge mistake to skip it.

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Prepare Your Home for Spring AND Summer

Monday, April 5th, 2021

When people are busy, it can be hard to prepare months in advance. Especially with vaccines rolling out and this pandemic slowly drawing to a close, summer still feels like it’s years away. Except for the fact that it will arrive before you know it, like it does every year.

So, what are some ways that you can prepare for both the spring that’s here and the summer that’s coming? After all, you’re busy—you want to make the most economical use of your time. Don’t just work on something that’s important for the spring, since by the time you’re done, springtime will be over!

Well, you could analyze the state of your air conditioner and heating system, and figure out whether a new AC installation in Kalispell, MT could help you going forward. Perhaps it’s time you invested in some heating and cooling technology, like a heat pump or a ductless mini split!

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3 Things to Know About AC Maintenance

Sunday, March 21st, 2021

It’s that time of year! Air conditioners are slowly being taken out of hibernation and our heaters are in use less and less. We might even see one or two months of barely any HVAC use, which is always a blessing and a big boon to our budgets. However, the spring will pass and eventually we’ll be diving headfirst into summer with record high temperatures, heatwaves, and extremely uncomfortable humidity levels. You’re going to need your air conditioner, even if you don’t think so yet.

AC maintenance in Kalispell is vital. We know that our team might be a biased source of information, but we do know what we’re talking about. AC maintenance might seem like its optional when advertised via email or on TV, but it’s really not. Homeowners that go without their AC maintenance every year seek to lose huge amounts of money, either on repairs or decreased efficiency, for the chance at gambling with cut initial costs.

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