The Great Air Filter Debate

Just like your father told you to, “Check your oil every month,” when you got your first car, when you first moved out on your own, he likely also told you to, “Change your air filter every other month.” It’s one of those things we simply know to do so that our AC units run
What a winter season we’ve had here in Louisiana! With snow in December, temperatures dropping below freezing regularly, and even a dusting of snow last week (not to mention more frigid days predicted in the weeks ahead) you’d think we’ve all packed up and moved North! And while it’s likely that you haven’t touched your
Many St. Tammany Parish residents are reporting that their electric bill was much higher than last year, despite the fact that it has been a relatively mild summer by our southern Louisiana standards. Inefficient cooling systems can cause major bill increases, so it’s important to get the issue figured out fast. Your budget will thank
Here in the Mandeville and Covington area, there is an abundance of beautiful foliage, historic trees, and shaded neighborhoods where the houses are frequently hidden away under the branches. Neighborhoods such as Beau Chene and Covington Country Club are the first two that come to mind, but they are just examples of the many shaded
Let’s go ahead and bust one myth that everybody seems to believe in…you DON’T need a ton of cash to upgrade your AC system. Let’s take it a step further…What if we told you that you don’t need even a single dollar down to get a brand new, energy-efficient Trane AC system? Not a single
A lot of our customers tell us they love to sink the AC at night. They want to be nice and cool so they can snuggle with their honey under the covers. We can’t blame them 🙂 But is too much AC really a good thing? Not always.  Sometimes too much AC can lead to
Sometimes you can trust a rule of thumb. Sometimes you can’t. There’s an old rule of thumb in the AC business which a lot of people still use. It confuses the heck out of customers and worse, causes them to spend hundreds if not thousands of dollars unnecessarily. If you’re in the market for an
It’s 7:15 on a Tuesday morning and you’re hurrying to get the kids in the car and off to school. On the way out the door, one of them says “Daddy look, there’s a brown spot on the ceiling!” Not good. But at least you caught it before the water dripped on your carpet for
We just wrapped up Mardi Gras here in south Louisiana. If you want to get a great deal on Mardi Gras decorations for next year, when’s the best time to buy those? Ash Wednesday of course. What about Christmas stuff? December 26th. Halloween costumes for next year? November 1st. Everybody understands this when it comes