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Posted: August 30, 2021
Temperatures throughout the tropical Brevard County, Florida have been soaring, many days the heat index has been over 100𝆩 F. Even though we are more than halfway through summer, there are still plenty of weeks ahead with intense heat and high temperatures. What this means is that our HVAC units have been working hard and will have to...
Posted: June 9, 2021
Are you one of the millions of Americans looking to lower their energy cost bills? A simple tech upgrade to make is to use a programmable thermostat, newer homes and older homes that have been renovated have digital thermostats already, but everyone doesn’t utilize the functionality to program them. Perhaps it's just time to update the...
Posted: May 6, 2021
Your home is cooling, but you cannot figure out why suddenly strange smells are coming from your air conditioning unit or the vents. You are probably wondering if your air conditioning unit is malfunctioning and causing the smell and it is a health or safety hazard. There are several reasons why your AC could smell. Do not panic! Brevard Cooling...
Posted: March 22, 2021
Being handy is a useful skill that can help you save a lot of time and money. Even though you may be proficient and have completed many repairs or projects around your home, one thing you should not tackle is HVAC. HVAC maintenance and repairs really should be left to the professionals as it requires training and experience to avoid any damages...
Posted: March 8, 2021
Spring time is near bringing us warmer weather and unfortunately, allergy season. If you are sneezing, have a stuffy nose and watery eyes, you are one of the many people suffering. You may know a few tricks to help make allergy season a little more bearable, but what you may not know is poor indoor air quality in your home can make it worse...
Posted: February 9, 2021
Air pollution is a well-discussed topic we hear of often. While the outdoor air pollution topic is vitally important, indoor air pollution is frequently overlooked by many. Interestingly enough, indoor levels of pollutants can be two to five times higher inside your Melbourne, Florida home than outdoor levels. Household products you may be using...
Posted: December 21, 2020
Yes, summer is over, but was your HVAC system struggling to keep you cool? It is colder now, but is it doing its job keeping you warm? If you have any doubt that your system is working efficiently, it is probably time to consider purchasing a new HVAC system for your home.
If you are unsure about moving forward, here are some benefits to...
Posted: September 23, 2020
If you’re a business owner in Brevard County, Florida, it is vital to keep a comfortable, healthy environment for your customers and employees. Whether you own a store front or operate a shop with minimal customer interaction. Without regular HVAC maintenance, customers will be less likely to shop and return to your business. In addition...
Posted: August 24, 2020
The air ducts in your home or business serve as an essential component of your HVAC system. They assist in circulating the air flow from your cooling and heating equipment to the rest of your Melbourne, Florida home. It is important you ensure this component of your HVAC system is in working order and as clean as possible.
If not properly...
Posted: July 31, 2020
In Florida, our AC systems work hard most of the year, but especially during the hotter summer months as our temperatures get higher and higher. As the temperatures rise so does the humidity due to the sometimes-daily summer thunderstorms. This combination can be tough to handle for us, not to mention our air conditioning systems. Brevard...
Posted: July 6, 2020
Summer officially began June 20th, it has made a slight change to the blistering temperatures we experience on a regular basis here in Brevard County, Florida. Nevertheless, as the summer rages on and the temperatures soar you air conditioning unit will work harder and harder to accommodate the requirements to keep your Melbourne home or...
Posted: June 17, 2020
Brevard County residents have been extra cautious these last few months since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic. These are nerve wracking times to many as they follow extra sanitization and social distancing procedures with not only the world, but their own family members as well. Worrying about catching a cold or virus has become...
Posted: May 23, 2020
Oftentimes homeowners and businessowners alike keep their HVAC systems in mind; if its functioning properly, when to change the filter, and how to follow a proper maintenance schedule. These are great to keep in the forefront of your mind, one aspect that is often overlooked is INDOOR AIR QUALITY. The air we breathe should be clean, fresh and...
Posted: June 3, 2016
Brevard County is on the cusp of a typical hot and sticky Florida summer, and that means it’s time for homeowners across the region to get on a few household tasks that will ensure the highest level of comfort and savings this cooling season.
The U.S. Department of Energy likes to remind us that heating and cooling the typical American...
Posted: January 25, 2016
If you’ve lived in Florida long, you know that your air conditioner runs nearly nonstop from May through October. Taking into consideration the rare cold snap when temperatures dip below 70 degrees, that’s about 3,500 hours of operation over the course of a single cooling season. If your air conditioner were a car driving at 50 miles...
Posted: November 13, 2015
Brevard Cooling and Heating, Inc., provides thousands of Cocoa residents yearly with our Service Agreements. Our customers find that having a Service Agreement with Brevard Cooling and Heating, Inc. gives them peace of mind knowing they don’t have to worry about break downs.
Brevard Cooling and Heating of Cocoa, Florida specializes in...
Posted: November 13, 2015
Brevard County residents know all about the suffering that comes with high humidity: The sticky skin, the labored breathing, the impossibility of getting dry once you step out of the shower. The driest period for our region is mid-April, when the relative humidity is below 75 percent three out of four days, and the highest period is mid-August...
Posted: November 3, 2015
It happens every year. Brevard County’s sticky summer heat turns to mild autumn days, and emergency A/C repairs are no longer keeping our technicians on their toes and putting in overtime. It’s the slow time, folks! It’s a short window, but it’s one that can save you a bundle on a new A/C system if you’re in the...
Posted: October 25, 2015
The sweltering Florida heat is giving way to more temperate weather here in Brevard County, and that means it’s time to start thinking about a fall air conditioner tune-up, especially if you didn’t have your system tuned up last spring.
The U.S. Department of Energy likes to point out that a neglected air conditioner typically costs...
Posted: August 14, 2015
August in Florida feels like taking a hot bath in the tropics. Its muggy, oppressive heat saps your energy, and you can work up a healthy sweat simply stepping outside to check the mail. Perhaps the worst part about the heat is the exorbitant electric bills that result from running your air conditioner at full blast 24/7. According to the...
Posted: July 22, 2015
If you are thinking about replacing your HVAC system, it’s always a good idea to have a conversation with your HVAC technician, who can help you navigate all the considerations that must be weighed before making this investment. When you are thinking about this or that type of model, be sure you investigate how systems outfitted with the...
Posted: July 20, 2015
If you frequent the sauna at the gym, you know exactly what life without air conditioning would be like in Florida. How the early settlers in Brevard County managed to do anything but lie around lethargically fanning themselves is a mystery, but happily, times have changed, and a house without an air conditioner is about as common in our state...
Posted: April 21, 2015
Florida’s hot and humid summers stress the mental and physical state of residents throughout Brevard County. When the temperatures start to rise, you need an AC unit that answers the bell and provides cool, comforting air in your home or business. What happens with the air conditioner fails? Do you know who you’ll turn to for...
Posted: January 29, 2015
Choosing the best air conditioner unit is not easy and we are here to help. Below are some tips to remember before you buy.
Choose the right A/C company.
An air conditioner unit is not like that appliance you un-box and plug into the wall. There are so many variables and engineered specifications the company must do right, for your unit to...
Posted: January 23, 2015
Is your filter dirty? The number one cause of failure and breakdown to an air conditioning unit is a dirty air filter. These particles are composed of hair, dust, chemicals, pet dander, bacteria, mold, and other allergens. They begin to effect the systems electrical components creating poor air flow. As particles and infectious agents start to...
Posted: January 9, 2015
There are different types on solar products available for air conditioning units. The two main products are solar PV panels and solar assisted tubes. Both are designed to save us money:
1) A solar PV (Photovoltaics) panel uses the suns energy to create electricity. When these panels are put onto an A/C system the electricity that is being...