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  • Help! Why Is My Split A/C Leaking?

    As all Texans know, a working air conditioner is essential to total home comfort. For many homeowners, a split air conditioner is the best way to achieve this. Split AC systems have two units, one of which goes inside, and one which goes outside. If you hear people referring to their central AC, chances are they’re talking about split units. Split AC systems have many advantages, including the ...
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  • 7 Ways To Keep Cool Without Cranking The Air Conditioner

    With hot temperatures on the way, it's important to make the most of spring and save as much as you can before the air conditioner is a must. Although you might be inclined to shut all the windows and crank down the thermostat as soon as it rises above 70° outside, try some of these cooling hacks to stay comfortable indoors without running up your utility bill. Freeze Your Pillowcases It sounds ...
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  • Why Does My A/C System Keep Turning Off?

    As another scorching summer fast approaches, the state of your air conditioner is more important than ever. You turn it on to get some relief only to find that it shuts off in a matter of minutes. Your house definitely isn't cool enough, so what could be the reason? If your system turns off and back on again at frequent intervals, this is called "short-cycling." Frozen Evaporator Coil An air ...
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  • What Are the Advantages of Installing a Heat Pump?

    Heat pumps are designed to keep your home comfortable by providing air conditioning and heating all year-round. A unique alternative to traditional furnaces and AC units , heat pumps take cold or warm air from outside, and then distribute it at the temperature of your choice through ventilation to each room of your house. Many homeowners enjoy the ability heat pumps give them to maintain a ...
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  • Why is My Energy Bill Higher Than Normal This Month?

    Let's face it; no one is jumping for joy when they open their monthly bills, especially when the heat in Texas hits. You may notice with the warmer weather this month comes a larger-than-average energy bill. Well, we have some good news for you— it’s something you can avoid. So if you find yourself questions “Why is my energy bill higher than normal?”, here are some of the most common answers: You ...
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  • Do I Need to Turn off My Furnace in Spring?

    Spring has sprung, and with it comes changes to the way you use your HVAC system. From the temperature of your thermostat , to ways to keep pollen out of your home , to how the change in seasons affects allergies , to general AC usage , there’s a lot to consider when it comes to what to do with your cooling equipment. But what about your heating system? Every year around this time, many homeowners ...
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  • 5 Ways To Cut Back On A/C Usage This Spring

    Everyone wants to stay cool during the summer, but running your air conditioner constantly can result in massive energy bills. Saving money on your spring and summer cooling costs isn't as difficult as you may think. You don't need to sacrifice any modern conveniences or take an unrealistic DIY route. But there are some spring and summer life hacks that will make it easier for you to lower your ...
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  • How Much Does My HVAC Impact My Energy Bill?

    Most of us would agree that there's no way we could live without heating and cooling in our home, so we've accepted that utility bills are an unavoidable part of life. But the annual cost of heating and cooling your home can cause your energy bill to skyrocket, leaving you scratching your head and wondering whether you'd be better off investing in some heated blankets and fans instead. The fact of ...
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  • What Temperature Should My Thermostat Be for Spring?

    Springtime is here to start warming things up in Fredericksburg, Kerrville, and the surrounding area. Of course, things never get too cold in this part of Texas, but you will notice it getting warmer sooner than later. In order to stay comfortable — and help keep your utility bills down — it is time to adjust your thermostat for the spring. In Fredericksburg in particular, the spring brings an ...
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  • How to Keep Pollen Out of Your Home This Spring

    Take a look around at the trees, flowers, and shrubs in Fredericksburg and Kerrville. Notice anything different about them? Many of them are beginning to bloom for spring! The beauty of nature is breathtaking, but the allergies flora in bloom can cause may take your breath away for a different reason altogether. When pollen spores and bits of dander end up inside, it can be hard to escape the ...
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  • Springtime Allergies and Their Impact on Your Indoor Air Quality

    Many things can impact an individual’s allergy flare up. There are common allergens that a person is going to be allergic to regardless of the season. Some common allergens include mold, dust and dust mites, animal dander and some chemicals that are used in a home. Seasonal allergies are prevalent in the spring and the fall months. The height of allergy season is in the spring and summer when ...
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  • What are the Different Types of A/C Units?

    If there's one thing we have to thank modern technology for, it's air conditioning. Imagine living your life now without the sweet relief of indoor cooling. Most of us would go mad, especially living in the hottest parts of the country where it's not uncommon for summer temperatures to reach scorching new heights. If your AC just doesn't cut it anymore, you want to upgrade before Mr. Sun starts to ...
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  • Why Do I Have to Replace My Filter So Often?

    Your air filter is one of the most underappreciated parts of your heating and cooling system. You depend on it to filter out everything from foul odors to mold spores to pet hair, dust, dander, and so much more, and yet most people don’t pay nearly enough attention to their air filter. However, if you change your filter regularly, you’ve probably noticed that it doesn’t seem to take long before a ...
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  • The 72 Degrees Installation Guarantees

    Ever purchase an item only to realize a few days or weeks later that you made the wrong choice? Ever hire a service company to do work for you only to realize that the job didn’t quite meet your standards? If you fall into either of these categories, you’ve experienced a sense of remorse and at 72 Degrees Air Conditioning & Heating, it’s our goal to provide you with the exact opposite of that ...
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  • What to Do About Excessive Indoor Humidity

    Humidity is something Texans are no stranger to, especially during summer months. However, while there may not be much you can do about the humidity levels outside, excessive levels of humidity inside your home can actually be a problem. Humidity can cause a number of issues, including causing mold growth, preventing proper drying of things like clothes and towels, and even preventing you from ...
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