Air Conditioning Articles

3 Signs It’s Time For a New AC

April 15, 2024
Whole family are sitting on the front of the ventilators.

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC).

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How Can I Afford a New AC System (and Other HVAC Equipment)?

March 15, 2024

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many lives around us, both health-wise and financially. At JL Anderson Heating & Cooling Inc, we remain committed to providing the best service to all our Indiana customers during this difficult time. Let’s stick together as a community and help each other whenever we can. We can certainly understand…

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 2

August 31, 2023
Video - Energy Saving Tip 2. Lit up brown ceiling fan.

Turn on your ceiling fan when you’re home while raising the temperature on your thermostat to save energy costs and keep your home feeling cool. Make sure that your fan is rotating counter clockwise to blow the air straight down and therefore feel cool.

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Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

August 15, 2023
Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold? - Happy family cleans the room. Mother and daughter do the cleaning in the house. A young woman and a little child girl wiped the dust and vacuumed the floor.

Your air conditioner cannot eliminate mold once it starts to grow. However, a well-maintained AC system can act as a mold deterrent.

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How an Air Handler Works

July 14, 2023
Air Handlers a Rundown - Close up image of HVAC system units with fans. Heating, ventilation and air conditioning concept. 3D illustration.

Meet the air handler. It has a starring role in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry.

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AC and Allergies

June 15, 2023
High angle shot of a young businessman feeling ill at his work desk.

Looking for additional methods to stop allergens from inhabiting your home? JL Anderson Heating & Cooling has a team of home comfort experts ready to find the perfect solution for your lifestyle.

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

May 31, 2023
Video - When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner? Text written, "SIGNS YOU MAY NEED A NEW AC UNIT," accompanied with drawing of an air conditioner.

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a hot day, cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should last 10 to 15 years.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

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

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

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 14, 2023
Dollar bills under thermostat on a blue background.

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea.

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Summer Savings Tips for AC

July 18, 2022
Woman enjoying summertime, relaxed in the livingroom. Summer Savings Tips for AC.

It’s summertime in Indiana. The team at JL Anderson Heating & Cooling hopes you find time to relax with friends and family, taking in the beautiful sunny days. On days when it gets a bit too sunny, you can jump in a pool or bask in the cool breeze your air conditioner provides.  AC takes the edge off the hot months—but its…

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AC Maintenance Checklist

May 10, 2022
AC Maintenance Checklist

Can you imagine a hot Lafayette summer without air conditioning? Your air conditioning system can be your very best friend on the warmest days. 

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

August 10, 2021
How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

When you’re looking at how your air conditioner works, it can depend on a wide variety of factors. Most people realize that the brand you select, the size, the features, and the efficiency rating all play a role in how well an air conditioner will cool your Lafayette home.

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What Does AC SEER Mean?

July 16, 2021
What Does AC SEER Mean?

When it comes to your air conditioner (AC), a common term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) business you are likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 10, 2021
How to Properly Size an AC System

In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Lafayette home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly.

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Consider a Ductless AC System

April 5, 2021
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Although many HVAC systems are designed that way, there are other alternatives. Our team at JL Anderson Heating & Cooling 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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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

July 24, 2020
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Do you know the health benefits of using your air conditioner while sleeping? Our team wants to share three benefits your AC provides.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

June 18, 2020
Hands Over Vent

Is your air conditioner blowing hot air? Our team wants to help you solve this issue so you can keep your home cool this summer.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

May 26, 2020
Noisy AC

Is your air conditioner making strange or loud noises? Our team has a list of common issues and what they can possibly mean.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

March 24, 2020
Technician taking a cover plate off an air conditioner condenser.

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At JL Anderson Heating & Cooling, 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…

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

August 27, 2019
Close up ice on coil cooler of dirty air conditioner.

The ice buildup on your air conditioner creates the inability for it to cool effectively. At JL Anderson Heating and Cooling, we can help!

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Know Your AC System

August 15, 2019
air conditioner on side of building representing how you need to know about your AC unit

Our team at JL Anderson Heating & Cooling knows air conditioners because it’s our business. We want to share just a little of our knowledge with you so you can extend the life of your air conditioner, avoid costly repairs, and save energy and money in Lafayette.

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4 Signs I Need a New AC Unit

July 2, 2019

JL Anderson Heating & Cooling understands that air conditioning is crucial for comfort in your daily life here in Frankfort, IN. A well maintained AC unit, with yearly inspections and monthly filter changes, can last up to 10 or 15 years.

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Does My AC Help With Allergy Symptoms?

June 10, 2019

Seasonal allergies are a burden for many. Air conditioners, or ACs, when properly maintained, can noticeably reduce symptoms for allergy sufferers. Air filters catch pollen, dust, and other irritants, producing higher-quality air. Air conditioners also act as humidity regulators, easing allergy symptoms. JL Anderson Heating & Cooling is proud to help you here in Delphi, IN, breathe easier.

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

May 15, 2019
woman hand putting coin into piggy for saving money wealth and financial concept.

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? The US Department of Energy says that air conditioning can account for 35 to 40 percent of your utility bill. At JL Anderson Heating & Cooling, we take energy efficiency…

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How Does AC Work?

April 23, 2019
Air conditioner repairman in uniform and a clipboard discussing contract with housewife.Take a look at my LIGHTBOXS with other related images.

An air conditioner is a standard appliance in interior comfort. The Energy Information Administration reports that 87% of homes have an AC unit and they account for almost 20% of yearly electricity consumption in the US. At JL Anderson Heating & Cooling, we believe that knowledge is power – the more you know about the…

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