Air Conditioning Articles

How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

August 12, 2021
Central air conditioner in Sumner, WA

Air conditioners do so much more than just cool, like dehumidify your home or business and help keep your inside air cleaner. Understanding a bit of its basic components and how they work can help you identify a problem or malfunction when it occurs.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

July 9, 2021
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Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction, resulting in warm or hot air blowing through your vents. Our Dr. Cool Inc. professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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Gas Furnace Replacement in Puyallup, WA 98374

June 21, 2021

“Replaced old furnace and air conditioning with a new 96% efficient gas furnace and super quiet a/c built by Daikan. Installation was quick, efficient, with attention to detail and neat cleanup. Crew was friendly, courteous and explained everything I needed to know. Great job, highly recommended!” – Gary S.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

June 3, 2021
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Our professionals at Dr. Cool 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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Do I Need an Air Conditioner Tune-Up?

May 11, 2021
Portrait Of Young Male Technician Repairing Air Conditioner in Sumner, WA

An air conditioner tune-up can help more permanent components last longer, because they are not working hard to battle things like dirty filters and unlubricated parts. A new air conditioning system is a costly investment; make it last as long as possible with a regular air conditioner tune-up.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

May 14, 2020
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An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Dr. Cool, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer…

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How to Properly Size an AC System

August 29, 2019
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Our professionals at Dr. Cool, Inc. would be happy to help you select the best-sized air conditioner for your particular Washington home. In the meantime, here is a peak into how our trained experts calculate air conditioning needs.

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How to Prevent Heat Gain

August 6, 2019
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One way to save money this summer is by learning how to battle heat build up, or heat gain, in your home. By taking a few steps you can minimize the amount of heat that gets trapped inside.

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Consider a Ductless AC System

July 24, 2019
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Our team at Dr. Cool wants you to be well-informed about your options, and those options include ductless air conditioning systems that can function as an air conditioner only or a heat source as well.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Summer Energy Bill

July 9, 2019
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At Dr. Cool, we take energy efficiency seriously. We understand sometimes high energy bills are unavoidable when air conditioning is crucial for comfort during the hot months. That’s why our five simple tips for staying cool and using your air conditioner less may help you cut costs and save money on your monthly energy bill.

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