Air Conditioning Articles

How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

June 28, 2022
How Can You Manage Your Home's Humidity?

Indoor humidity is a drag. It makes relaxing extremely difficult—after all, you are sweating inside your home! It can affect your health, triggering asthma attacks and flaring allergies. It tends to put everyone in a sluggish mood—even the goldfish. Let’s zap that excess moisture right out of the room, and look at ways to manage your Minnesota home’s relative indoor humidity.

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What Is a Ductless AC?

June 17, 2022
What Is a Ductless AC?

Ductless air conditioning (AC) systems can be the perfect answer for that room which is never quite cool enough or for that new addition you are building. It’s a low-maintenance and affordable option to upgrading to a newer air conditioning unit when more cooling is needed inside your St. Cloud home. 

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

May 31, 2022
Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

When the temperature is high in Minnesota, the last thing you need is more hot air. But on occasion, your air conditioner (AC) malfunctions and can turn your home into a stuffy inferno. 

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How to Properly Size an AC System

May 16, 2022
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In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your St. Cloud home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

April 21, 2022
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Our professionals at Precise Heating, A/C, Plumbing and Refrigeration understand that line of thinking but want to be sure you realize the long-term benefits of regular maintenance and tune-ups for your air conditioning system.

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AC Maintenance Checklist

March 28, 2022
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Here’s a comprehensive air conditioning maintenance checklist, courtesy of our professionals at Precise Heating, A/C, Plumbing and Refrigeration, to help keep your system in excellent working order.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

August 26, 2021
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Our professionals at Precise Heating, A/C, Plumbing and Refrigeration would be happy to help you sort out the options and help you make a smart investment. In the meantime, here are some top purchasing mistakes to avoid while you are doing your research.

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

August 9, 2021
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When you are in the middle of summer, it can be difficult to keep heat out of your Saint Joseph home even if you have your central air conditioning system going full blast. Our team at Precise Heating, A/C, Plumbing and Refrigeration wants to help you prevent heat from building up inside your home as much as possible so that your air conditioner can be more effective and efficient. Here are some tips to consider.

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Does an AC Kill Mold?

July 15, 2021
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We can guide you on ridding your home of the mold and help maintain your HVAC system to prevent the mold from recurring.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 30, 2021
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Our professionals would be happy to help you select the best-sized AC for your particular home.

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

June 14, 2021
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If you find yourself with air conditioner problems you can’t resolve, use these tips for help.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

May 14, 2021
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Is your air conditioner freezing up? Precise Heating can help. Let’s explore possible reasons for the freeze up.

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AC Maintenance Checklist

April 29, 2021
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Can you imagine a hot day without air conditioning? Here’s an AC maintenance checklist to help prepare your unit for hot weather.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

March 24, 2021

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea.

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What Does AC SEER Mean?

August 11, 2020
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When it comes to your air conditioner (AC), a common term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) business you are likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio—a rating system of the air conditioner’s cooling capacity to power input. In technical terms, it’s the ratio of the amount of cooling produced (in British Thermal Units, or BTUs) divided by the amount of electricity (in watts) used. The higher the SEER, the greater the air conditioner’s efficiency.

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

June 26, 2020
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A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well.

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Single-Stage and Variable-Speed Air Conditioners

June 15, 2020
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With the warmer weather peeking its head around the proverbial corner, now is the time to think about your air conditioner in your Saint Cloud home.

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The More You Know About Your AC

August 15, 2019
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HVAC systems are much like cars – the more you know, the better you can take care of them.

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Top Causes of AC Failure

July 22, 2019
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If you are a homeowner in Saint Joseph getting ready for summer, you will want to understand the top causes of AC failures and what to do to address them.

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3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

July 9, 2019
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The big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning is to repair or replace. Precise Heating has these tips to help you decide.

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How to Protect Your AC From Storms

June 23, 2019
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Protect your AC from summer storms. Precise Heating suggests taking active measures to reduce the need for repair. Call us for HVAC maintenance today!

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Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

April 30, 2019
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For your convenience, we created a list of things to remember when purchasing an air conditioner.

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Going Ductless: The Heating and Cooling Systems of the Future

April 13, 2019
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With the ductless system, each room can be adjusted to its own unique temperature. It’s the perfect way to please everybody.

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Understanding Your Air Conditioner

March 28, 2019
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As the philosopher Aristotle once said, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” An air conditioner (AC) is no exception.

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