1. HVAC 101: What is an air handler? | AA Temperature Services Southwest Florida

    What is an air handler?

    If your home has ducts and vents, your AC and heating system should be what is called a "forced air" system. This means that the conditioned air — either heated or cooled — is blown throughout your home by an air handler. But, what exactly is an air handler and how does it work? Air handler basi…Read More

  2. Dirty AC Coil

    What to do about a dirty AC coil

    Is the air coming from your vents warm? Does your system stop and restart continuously? Is there any frost built up on your AC? If you are experiencing any of these issues it is a good indicator that the evaporator coil — also known as an AC coil — may need to be replaced. A few other signs to l…Read More

  3. Indoor Air Quality Testing | AA Temperature Services

    How to test your indoor air quality

    Common symptoms that you may suffer from due to poor air quality could be headaches, exhaustion, nasal congestion, and sneezing. Mold growth, odors, and large amounts of dust build-up are signs that your indoor air quality may be contaminated. Installing an iWave purification system and/or a HVAC UV…Read More

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    Common HVAC Problems

    Your heating and cooling system is designed to work seamlessly and hassle-free for many years. When the temperature climbs here in Southwest Florida, you crank the AC and go about your day happily and merrily. When the temperatures dip, you turn on your heating system and it purrs to life, sending c…Read More

  5. Dirty Filter - Poor Indoor Air Quality and How to Fix It | AA Temperature Services Florida

    What causes poor indoor air quality?

    Most people would assume that symptoms such as headache, sinus congestion, coughing, and sneezing herald the arrival of a common cold. After all, most of us would assume we were getting sick… but it’s possible that it’s not a pesky cold after all. Indoor air quality can have a massive effect o…Read More

  6. What is Freon? | AA Temperature Services

    What is Freon?

    Freon is a name brand of a non-flammable, colorless chemical more commonly known as refrigerant, or R-22. Depending on pressure levels and temperature, freon can either be a gas or a liquid. If Freon is at room temperature it’s a gas, but once cooled or under pressure, it turns into liquid. Much l…Read More

  7. Understanding AC Terminology with AA Temperature Services

    HVAC Terminology: Air Conditioning Systems

    If you are in need of air conditioning repair or routine maintenance, you know you can trust the professional HVAC technicians at AA Temperature Services. If you've ever done research on AC and HVAC terminology, you know it can get quite complicated and maybe even a little bit confusing. It's our jo…Read More

  8. Indoor Air Quality with Whole Home IAQ Solutions

    Whole Home Air Purification vs. Portable Air Purification

    The air we breathe is one of the most important things in our daily existence. Without air, we can’t live… and the cleaner it is, the better and healthier it is. It’s always been this way, of course. But let’s face it — it’s on the top of our minds more than ever due to the COVID-19 outb…Read More

  9. Why HVAC System Maintenance is So Important

    Why HVAC Maintenance Is So Important

    Let's face it: we live in a throwaway society. Many of the devices and products we purchase simply aren't built like they used to be. Remember when mobile phones could actually put up with some abuse? Some of us (the older ones, like your author here) may even remember when things were made out of m…Read More

  10. HVAC Technicians Discussing Repairs

    The Difference Between HVAC, AC, and Furnaces

    When it comes to the HVAC system within a home, we all know we have one. However, there's a lot of jargon and acronyms that can get a little bit confusing! We'd like to help clear some things up. One of the most common misconceptions about this system is that it’s the same thing as an air conditio…Read More