Air Conditioning Articles

Spring Money-Saving Tips

May 17, 2024
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Take some of the following ideas from our professionals at Dr. Cool Inc. to heart and make some money-saving resolutions today.

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5 Common AC Problems

August 17, 2023
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Dr. Cool is always eager to educate our Bonney Lake area customers on heating and cooling home care. Whether you have an AC, furnace, heat pump, or ductless mini split, we want you to get the most out of your investment.

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

June 14, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

May 15, 2023
Image of technician fiddling with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

It’s about to heat up here in Bonney Lake. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Washington summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

July 15, 2022
Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

Hot air coming from your air conditioner is a serious comfort issue. We at Dr. Cool, Inc. are here to help!

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What Is a Ductless AC?

May 9, 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 Sumner home. 

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

August 12, 2021
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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 22, 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

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
Man in a blue shirt does window installation to help prevent heat gain.

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
Person adjusting a wall thermostat with dollar sign symbol on the display.

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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Central Air Conditioner Basics

June 13, 2019
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Learn about your air conditioner before you need repairs. When it’s time to service your air conditioner or if you need additional advice about heating and cooling, look to us.

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

May 31, 2019
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As the summer months approach, we are all looking to save some pennies where we can. So why not start with your costly utility bills?

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Spring Is the Best Time for Your Air Conditioner Maintenance

April 30, 2019
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Don’t delay in scheduling your air conditioner maintenance with our Dr. Cool, Inc. professionals.

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Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

March 28, 2019
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Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world.

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