Skylake Heating and Air Blog: Archive for April, 2017

New Air Conditioners Need a Balanced Power Load

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Air conditioning replacement calls rank among the most common we receive this time of year. Summer is on its way, and if a given homeowner determines that their old system doesn’t have what it takes to get through the hot weather without a breakdown, then it makes all kinds of sense to schedule a replacement service now. It gives you time to go over your options with your technician, and schedule the replacement session at your leisure, instead of scrambling in the face of an unexpected breakdown. If you’ve decided to replace your old air conditioner, congratulations! You’ll enjoy the benefits of your purchase by the time the first heat wave hits.

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Dry Air a Problem? A Humidifier Can Help

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Whole House Humidiifier

We live in Utah, which means high elevation and very dry air. That can cause a large number of problems in your household, especially during the summer, when the need to run your air conditioner to keep the heat away can actually lower the humidity levels in your home. You’ve likely seen smaller humidifiers on sale to help alleviate medical issues such as coughs, or perhaps to help keep plants in the home healthy. Whole-house humidifiers are available as well, and can solve the problem of dry air quickly and effectively.

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