Triple O Heating, Cooling, Electrical & Plumbing Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

The Best AC Systems

Monday, June 27th, 2022

Once upon a time, if you wanted air conditioning for your house, you only had two options. You could purchase separate window AC units or you could use a central air conditioning system. The first option was never ideal—window ACs are awkward, don’t offer enough cooling power, block windows, and are generally impractical for providing comfort to an entire home. A central air conditioning system offered homeowners what they wanted in general comfort, but not all homes could use them.

Today, you have more options for a quality AC system. Our AC system service in Churchville, NY installs central air conditioning, heat pumps, and ductless mini split heat pumps. There are benefits to each of these, and which one is right for you will depend on several factors. We’ll look at these three types below.

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Replace vs. Repair for My AC System

Monday, May 30th, 2022

This is an evergreen debate in the world of home comfort: when is it time to repair an old air conditioning system, and when is it time to replace it? 

No HVAC system will last forever, but proper maintenance and prompt repairs can get most air conditioning systems to last for 10 to 15 years. It’s when your AC reaches this age range that you’ll want to start balancing out the benefits of repairing the system and the benefits of installing a new one. We offer both AC repair in Bergen, NY and AC replacement in Bergen, NY, and we’re your best source for determining the specific service you need. Below, we’ll offer some more information to help you think about the “repair vs. replace” question.

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Central AC vs Ductless Systems

Monday, May 16th, 2022

For decades, you could have residential air conditioning in two ways: window air conditioning units or a central air conditioning system. Today, a third choice exists: the ductless system. More homeowners are looking into installing ductless systems in Rochester, NY than ever before. This doesn’t mean that people no longer want central AC in Rochester, NY, however. Far from it! These systems both have benefits, and which one works best for a home depends on several factors. 

We’ll provide you with a brief rundown on the benefits of central ACs and ductless systems to give you an idea of what you might need for your next HVAC installation. 

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6 Signs You Need an AC Repair in Rochester

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

Air conditioning systems rarely fail without giving off some warning. That’s good news because you never want to find yourself trapped with a busted AC during the hottest time of the year.

We offer AC repair in Rochester that will rescue your cooling system before it has a chance to break down. But you’ll need to know the signs to watch for. We’ve listed six of the most common warning signs of an AC in distress that needs our help.

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What Is a Ductless Mini Split?

Monday, April 25th, 2022

You may have heard talk about ductless mini splits as an option for comfort in a home. Since most people are used to central air and heating working through a network of ducts to adjust the temperature indoors, the idea of a system that works without ducts might seem odd. Yes, there are window ACs, but those are really only good for small apartments.

So what exactly is a ductless mini split, and is it something to consider for your house? We’ll get into the details of these systems more below. 

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