Charlie: Jerome writes to us from Denver, Colorado. Tom: Wow. Charlie: He says, “My A/C went out last year, and an HVAC guy came out and worked on another unit, installed a Goodman two ton A/C unit and a two and a half ton evaporator coil.” He says, “This will give me a 14 SEER […]
Charlie: Joe in the Heights has an AC System question. This is kind of a technical one Tom. Tom: Uh-oh. Charlie: Get out your AC hat. He says he recently had a spring check on his AC system with the company that installed it back in 2000. They found a leak in the evaporator coil […]
Charlie: Glen, in Spring, writes to us. He says, “I have a pair of four year old air conditioners made by Amana. An AC repairman recently told me that these units should always be installed with a hard start package.” What’s your opinion on this, Tom?
Charlie: Craig in Willowbend is replacing a 10 SEER 18 year old unit later this fall, his AC unit. He says he wants to know is a 2-stage 14 SEER any better than a single stage and would going with sheet metal duct be better than flex? Also, this is a 3-parter for you Tom, […]
My home is a wood frame house built in 1946. The windows are original. I have window-unit air conditioning. I need to replace the windows where the air conditioning units are located. What company offers windows that will support my 18,000 BTU window-units?
I live in Rosenberg and last night we had bad storms and it felt like lightning was right out my front door, and now my ac unit that runs the upstairs won’t work. The downstairs unit works. I checked the breakers and they are ok, could a power surge blow my unit?