Boehmer Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC installation’

5 Reasons to Upgrade Your AC in the Spring

Monday, May 22nd, 2023

Summer is just around the corner and that means you’ll soon be relying heavily on your air conditioner. How are you feeling about its performance so far?

The hot weather hasn’t really arrived yet so if you’re not sure that your AC is going to keep you sufficiently cool through the summer–or even worse, you fear it might break down altogether–now’s actually a great time to strongly consider a new AC installation.

There are many reasons why upgrading your AC before the summer starts is a great idea. Let’s go over 5 of the most important ones so you can be an informed consumer when it’s time to make the decision.

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New Innovations in Air Conditioning You Should Know About

Monday, June 5th, 2017

ductless-ac-living-roomMany people pay attention to the latest in flashy gadgets like smartphones and video game consoles. But few know what’s going on in the world of heating and cooling. We understand that this may not be the most interesting subject for today’s homeowner—but maybe it should be. After all, air conditioning can account for a majority of your utilities in the summertime!

Keep up to date with the latest in AC technology with the help of our experts.

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A Quality Air Conditioner Provides the Right Amount of Dehumidification

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Our summers are not only hot, but also very humid. This means there is an exceptionally high amount of water vapor in the air, which makes it feel warmer than it really is. When relative humidity levels are about 50% or higher, your body no longer has the means to dissipate sweat—as it cannot evaporate into the air around it so easily—and this is your body’s natural way of cooling off.

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Air Conditioning Installation: What Does SEER Have to Do with It?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Whole home air conditioning installation isn’t a single-step process. There are multiple items to be factored in and determined to ensure you install the right system for you and your home. One part of the process is determining just how energy efficient a system you want, and the way to determine this is by the SEER rating. SEER stands for seasonal energy efficiency ratio, and it tells you in a nutshell where a system falls in terms of energy efficiency. But choosing a system based on SEER alone isn’t advisable; instead, SEER should be one of several aspects that guide your choice for a new AC installment. The experts at Boehmer Heating & Cooling can help you review different SEER numbers to help you arrive at the right one for your home in Pittsburgh, PA.

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