Howard Air's Air Conditioning Blog

How to Troubleshoot Air Conditioner Problems

Central air conditioning is one of those wonderful modern marvels that makes our interiors cool and comfortable. They run in the background of our lives, until they break down and then all things hot and humid come inside. Unfortunately, such breakdowns and mishaps seem [...]

Efficient Air Conditioning System Design for New Home

Given the importance of efficiency, value and cost when it comes to an air conditioning unit, we at Howard Air understand the necessity of a good system design. An ill-designed AC system not only costs the consumer more on their energy bill, but it [...]

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    Is Your Central Air Conditioning Unit Not Cooling Your Home?

Is Your Central Air Conditioning Unit Not Cooling Your Home?

There are a variety of things that could cause your air conditioning unit to not cool your home properly. Some solutions to these problems can be done on your own, but others may require contacting professional help, like the friendly folks at Howard Air. 

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Best Commercial-Grade AC Units for Large Buildings

In our decades of experience installing commercial HVACs and home comfort systems, we at Howard Air have frequently encountered the misconception that all air conditioners are the same.

Granted, they all move warm air from the inside of the property, condition it by extracting the [...]

How Much Does Air Conditioning Installation Cost?

Deciding to install a new air conditioner is an important investment in your home. When comparing overall costs, labor and materials must also be included. The cost of the air conditioner itself will account for most of the expense, but labor can also be [...]

What is the Most Energy-Efficient Air Conditioner?

After more than 30 years of successful AC repairs and installations, we’ve learned what matters most to our customers at Howard Air. They want reliable air conditioning at a competitive price, and the peace of mind that comes with knowing their installation and maintenance [...]

Best Priced, Inexpensive AC Units on the Market

If you’re a homeowner or a commercial building owner looking to replace an AC unit, at Howard Air we understand that value is at the top of your list of concerns. You’re not alone! Generally, our customers tell us that saving money is one [...]

How Does Air Conditioning Work?

You know your air conditioning system keeps your home or business cool in the hot summer months, but have you ever wondered how it works? One interesting fact you might not know is that your air conditioner and your refrigerator work primarily the same [...]

What are the Best Air Conditioner Brands?

As with any other product, each AC manufacturer has its loyal fans. At Howard Air, with more than 30 years of experience installing and repairing air conditioners in one of the hottest climates in the country, we like to think we’ve got a pretty [...]

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    EPA Warns That Recharging Air Conditioners with Wrong Refrigerant Poses Injury, Fire Risks

EPA Warns That Recharging Air Conditioners with Wrong Refrigerant Poses Injury, Fire Risks

An air conditioner recharge not done properly can be very dangerous. Recently, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) warned consumers of the numerous safety hazards involved in using propane in both home air conditioners and motor vehicle AC systems.

What’s the problem?

At Howard Air, we know [...]