How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

Refrigerant is sent inside the home to the evaporator coils. A blower sucks in all hot air and passes it through the refrigerant. The refrigerant absorbs the heat and cools the air. The now cold air is pushed out into the home by the blower. The evaporator coils circulate the refrigerant back into a compressor […]


Brief History of the Air Conditioner

We take the lowly air conditioner for granted. When summer hits top gear, we all want to turn to this humble device to make our lives bearable. As you flip that switch and rotate that dial, be mindful that this simple device involves complex engineering that has taken more than a century to perfect.

How to Reduce Humidity this Summer

Humidity in your home can cause a great amount of discomfort during the harsh summer heat. Even worse, humidity in your house can cause serious health hazards. The increased moisture in the air can lead to mold and rot on surfaces that pose significant health risks.

Humidity levels in Texas homes can reach 60% on hot and steamy, summer days. Your air conditioning will work diligently to reduce your humidity to a more comfortable level, around 30% to 50%. By reducing humidity in your home through simple steps, you are saving money on your energy bill. You are also proving better circulation and cooling of your home.

Keep you and your family safe and comfortable this summer by following these tips.