Air Conditioning Articles

Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It?

September 21, 2022
Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It? Outdoor AC unit with yellow gloves and a tool box resting on top on warm summer day

Want to know the best way to stop problems with your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system before they start? Create a preventative maintenance plan.

Continue Reading

Ductless ACs Improve Indoor Air Quality and Control Humidity

September 6, 2022
Ductless ACs Improve Indoor Air Quality and Control Humidity white ductless air conditioning unite on white wall with illustrated airflow

Your home’s Indoor air quality is often two to five times more polluted than outdoor air, according to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). These pollutants contribute to many diseases as well as respiratory conditions like asthma and allergies.

Continue Reading

How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

August 31, 2022
How Environmental Issues Affect Your AC. Hand opening window with view of greenery

When you’re looking at how your air conditioner works, it can depend on a wide variety of factors. Most people realize that the brand you select, the size, the features, and the efficiency rating all play a role in how well an air conditioner will cool your home.

Continue Reading

How Does Salt Air Affect Your Air Conditioner?

August 16, 2022
How Does Salt Air Affect Your Air Conditioner? Woman in bikini lounging on yoga mat and leaning on a pink pool float while soaking up the sun through a large window.

Living by the ocean is lovely, but salty air can be harsh on your air conditioner (AC). That’s why it’s important to be proactive.

Continue Reading

5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

July 26, 2022
5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

As the summer months approach, we are all looking to save some pennies where we can. So why not start with your costly utility bills?

Continue Reading

Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

June 20, 2022
Mold

Your air conditioner cannot eliminate mold once it starts to grow. However, a well-maintained AC system can act as a mold deterrent. That’s because it cools by converting excess moisture in the air to water, balancing the humidity in your home. 

Continue Reading

Summer Savings Tips for AC

June 6, 2022
Savings AC

It’s summertime in Florida. The team at Southern Efficiency hopes you find time to relax with friends and family, taking in the beautiful sunny days. On days when it gets a bit too sunny, you can jump in a pool or bask in the cool breeze your air conditioner provides.

Continue Reading

5 Common AC Problems

May 16, 2022
AC Problems

Southern Efficiency is always eager to educate our Navarre area customers on heating and cooling home care. Whether you have an AC, furnace, heat pump, or ductless mini split, we want you to get the most out of your investment.

Continue Reading

Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

May 9, 2022
AC TUne-up

Home ownership comes with a great deal of responsibilities and an ever-growing to-do list. Add to that the responsibilities of a career and a family, and you see why modern life runs at a constant, fast pace here in Navarre. It’s easy to bump things like an air conditioner tune-up down the priority list, both in terms of time and money. It’s very likely you have higher priorities requiring more urgent attention than an air conditioner that seems to be working just fine.

Continue Reading

Ductless Mini-Splits for Comfortable and Healthy Living

December 1, 2021
A light.

Chances are, you probably want your home to be a safe-and-cozy environment. Ductless systems address both of these needs. By installing one, you’ll drastically improve your indoor air quality (IAQ), as well as keeping your home the perfect temperature. Brought to you by our team at Southern Efficiency, here are some of the reasons millions…

Continue Reading

Clean Your Ducts!

November 1, 2021
A room.

Air ducts snake through your walls, distributing conditioned air in your Niceville home. When dust or mold is introduced to your ducts, it also gets circulated throughout your house and eventually into your nostrils. Scary, right? That’s why you should check your ducts for any contaminants. If your ducts appear dirty, you should have them…

Continue Reading