MBS Mechanical, Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning’

Why Choose a Ductless System?

Monday, November 26th, 2018

ductless-systemDid you notice that your air conditioner was losing steam at the end of the cooling season? Are you already unimpressed with the performance quality of an old, unreliable heater? Do you need new heating and cooling systems installed in a brand new property? Whatever the case may be, a ductless mini split in Columbia may be just what you are looking for. Yes, even if you need both a heater and an air conditioner, but more on that below.

Before we go any further into how ductless mini splits work and the many benefits that they have to offer, we want to remind you that you’ll only get the best performance possible from your system if you schedule your ductless mini split services with skilled, experienced professionals. That is why you should leave the job to us. Contact a member of our team today if you are ready to start heating and cooling your home in a more efficient and convenient manner.

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How Can a Heat Pump Heat AND Cool My Home?

Monday, November 12th, 2018

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Very well. That is the very short answer.  We are guessing that you want a better answer than that, however, so we are going to explore the topic further in today’s post. The heat pump is one of the most innovative HVAC systems to be found in homes today, so it definitely warrants a closer look. With a bit more understanding of how they work and the benefits that they have to offer, there is a good chance that you’ll decide to use a heat pump in Columbia!

If you do, you will definitely want to work with our technicians every step of the way. Make no mistake about it—the heat pump is indeed an incredible system. However, it is also only really as good as the installation and ongoing services that it receives. You don’t want to sink your money into a great system only to have it come up short because you scheduled its services with unqualified individuals. When you leave your heat pump installation, maintenance, and repairs to us, you’ll have no such worries! 

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When to Call a Professional HVAC Contractor

Monday, October 29th, 2018

just-rightWe have warned homeowners against DIY services before. Even the handiest of homeowners do not possess the skill and expertise necessary for servicing their heating and air conditioning systems on their own. Unless, of course, they happen to be professional HVAC technicians themselves! If this were the case, though, you probably would not be reading this right now. No, when it comes to HVAC in Columbia, MD, you need pros like ours on the job.

But just what types of jobs are we talking about here? It’s not as if you need a professional to come and change your air filter for you, right? Or to remove debris from the top of your AC unit before firing it up for the season. That is why we’re going to cover those services that do require professional HVAC contractors today. Here’s a preview—it’s pretty much the rest of them! So if you find yourself in any of these situations, reach for the phone and not your toolbox.

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Is This the Year for Replacing My Air Conditioner?

Monday, May 28th, 2018

replacing-ACReplacing an air conditioner may not be the most exciting way in which to spend your money. It is a necessary investment, however, because no air conditioning system is ever going to last forever. That being said, we completely understand that homeowners want to use their air conditioning systems for as long as possible. After all, you don’t want to waste your hard-earned cash by replacing your system prematurely, right?

Even so, we must remind you that waiting for your air conditioner to break down entirely really is not the way to go, either. Getting the most from your existing system is one thing; allowing it to completely die, on the other hand, is not going to do you any favors. So how do you know when it is time to replace your air conditioner in Columbia, MD? Well, read on for some helpful tips that will help you to determine if this is the year to do so.

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How Routine AC Maintenance Benefits You

Monday, May 14th, 2018

AC-with-moneyWhen you need to use your air conditioner in order to cool down your home, you should not find yourself waiting with fingers crossed, hoping that the system springs right to life and is able to adjust temperatures successfully. That is the level of confidence, or lack thereof, that is appropriate to a poorly maintained air conditioning system, though. The fact of the matter is that you are only really going to be able to count on your AC when it is tuned up annually.

While you may be a very hands-on homeowner, the smartest homeowners are the ones that accept that some jobs are simply beyond their skillset. There is plenty that you can handle around your home, but routine air conditioning is always a job for trained professionals. That is why it is such a good idea to enroll in our maintenance program in Columbia, MD. Doing so not only ensures that you have access to the routine maintenance that your system needs, but it also entitles you to some added benefits.

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When Should I Schedule Air Conditioning Repairs?

Monday, April 30th, 2018

service-timeWe know, we know. We’re barely out of winter’s chilly grasp, and here we are already talking about potential problems with your air conditioning system. Well, we certainly don’t mean to be a wet blanket, and we know that you likely have not even fired up your air conditioner for the season yet, but it still pays to plan ahead. Even the best systems that are rigorously maintained, after all, can and will encounter operational problems from time to time.

The best course of action that you can follow in such instances is to schedule professional air conditioning repairs in Columbia, MD at the very first sign of trouble. The only trouble with this, of course, is that you first need to learn how to recognize the signs of trouble to begin with. Don’t worry—our team is here to help. Read on to learn more about some commons signs of AC problems, and remember to contact us the moment that you notice them (or any others).

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Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

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