Kool Breeze of Northwest Florida, Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Pensacola Beach’

Does My Florida Home Need an Inverter AC?

Monday, November 13th, 2023

Fall is the perfect season to take some time to reflect on how things went with your air conditioner over the summer. Is it struggling, possibly needing repair? Is it getting too old, so even regular maintenance isn’t keeping it in tip-top condition? Or is it using so much energy that your utility bills have become overwhelming?

While you’re not in a rush, since the weather has cooled down, you should consider your options. If the time for AC replacement has come, or you want an efficiency upgrade to reduce your electric bill, one option you should consider is an inverter AC.

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The Connection Between Humidity & Air Conditioning

Monday, September 18th, 2023

It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity! Surely you’ve heard it said, and maybe you’ve even said it yourself. If you’ve ever been to someplace like Arizona, you’ve had the opportunity to feel the difference between dry heat and Florida’s humid heat. It makes a huge difference! Why does humidity make you feel hotter? Is it bad for your health? Is it bad for your air conditioning? Here’s what you should know. 

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Are Mini Split ACs Ideal for Florida’s Climate?

Monday, August 7th, 2023

If you’re considering your home’s air conditioning options and possibly wanting to make a change in how you cool your home, you might have heard of ductless mini splits. In the process of considering your possible choices, it’s important to ask a lot of questions, and to keep in mind the particular needs of your home, your family, and the climate you live in. Our climate here in Florida is very different from that in other parts of the country. Will a mini split air conditioner work well here? 

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All About Geothermal Heating and Cooling Systems

Monday, June 26th, 2023

Are you less than thrilled with your current heating or cooling system? Would you like to spend less money on utilities? Does the idea of being more self-sufficient or energy-independent appeal to you? Perhaps you’d like to know more about the geothermal options that are available.

Geothermal heating and cooling systems have been in use for over a century, but many people don’t know much about them. We’d like to change that! Here’s some information that might help you determine if this type of system might be a good climate-control solution for your home. 

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How Often Do Commercial HVAC Units Need Maintenance?

Monday, May 1st, 2023

It’s springtime! Maintenance of HVAC systems is a favorite topic of ours during the spring and fall. While we often talk about home heating and air conditioning systems, it’s absolutely critical not to forget commercial HVAC maintenance. There are a lot more people depending on the heating and cooling systems in a commercial building than in a home.

What is actually necessary in terms of maintenance for commercial HVAC systems? When and how often do they need service? Are there any special considerations to keep in mind? We’ll tell you all this and more.

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What’s the Ideal Humidity for a Comfortable Home?

Monday, March 20th, 2023

As springtime arrives and summer gets closer and closer, folks in Florida expect to be relying on their air conditioners again pretty soon. And keeping your home at a reasonable temperature is definitely important. But did you know that there’s something else that might affect your home comfort just as much? High humidity in your home is a significant issue in Florida. There’s a specific level of humidity that people are most comfortable at, and we’d like to help you get your home to that level to make it as comfortable as possible.

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3 Most Common Heating Repairs in the Panhandle

Monday, February 6th, 2023

In our area, the air conditioners get a lot more time on the job than the heaters do. However, it is critical to have heaters that work well during the winter, because overnight lows that are usually in the forties are very unpleasant without heat. Because of our weather, the calls we get about heating trouble can be a little different from those fielded by heating professionals in the snowy, northern part of the US. 

Here’s some information about the heating concerns we have to address most often in Florida and what they might look like if they happen to you. 

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3 Huge Benefits of Commercial Humidifiers for Your Business

Monday, December 26th, 2022

In our indoor commercial spaces, the air is highly processed. In the summer, air conditioners run constantly. In the winter, the air is continually heated. These processes can cause the air in your commercial building to be very dry. What risks are posed by very dry indoor air, and how can commercial humidifiers decrease those risks and improve your air quality? We’re so happy you asked.

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5 Electric Furnace Troubleshooting Tips

Monday, November 14th, 2022

An electric furnace is an efficient, reliable way to keep cozy in the winter. Chances are, if you have an electric furnace, you’ve been happy with it and had few problems. With regular maintenance, an electric furnace can even keep you warm for twenty years! However, if you do encounter a problem, it may be confusing or frustrating. Perhaps you’ve previously had a gas boiler, and are used to doing things like checking the pilot light. But how do you troubleshoot problems with an electric furnace?

We’re going to talk you through five common symptoms your electric furnace might experience, and give you some idea of what might be causing those problems. 

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Discover the Power of This Indoor Air Quality Product

Monday, September 19th, 2022

Here in Florida, we are famous for heat and sunshine. But we also have amazingly high humidity during much of the year. This can be amazing for biodiversity: many of our native species only thrive here because of our unique ecosystem. It might not seem so amazing when that biodiversity includes mildew colonies in your home, or when it feels like you might have to swim to your mailbox instead of walk because the air is so thick with moisture.

Your indoor air quality—and your quality of life—may seem utterly dependent upon your air conditioner. But you might be amazed to discover just how much a dehumidifier in Pensacola Beach, FL can do to make your home more comfortable.

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