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Sunset over the horizon | HVAC breakdown | Air Specialty Longest Day of the Year is Not Summer Solstice – It’s the Day Your Mobile AC Breaks! June 20, 2018 - Schedule Air Conditioner Repair or Maintenance Now On June 21st, we mark the summer solstice when the Earth’s rotational axis is most inclined toward the Sun. On the summer solstice, the Sun reaches its highest position in the sky as seen from the North or South Pole. This happens two times each year – once […]
Summer outdoor party | HVAC | Air conditioner | Air Specialty Is Your Air Conditioner Service Summer-Party Ready? June 13, 2018 - Summer is finally here, and it’s time to celebrate the season. Let’s face it, we celebrate because the sun is shining, the pool looks inviting and summer brings a lot of holidays warranting get-togethers. We’ll soon be gathering with friends and family to celebrate holidays such as Juneteenth, Fathers’ Day and July 4th. While we […]
New room addition | Ductless air conditioning | Air Specialty Ductless Cooling – The Perfect Addition to Your Man Cave or Room Addition June 6, 2018 - Considering an addition to your home? Be sure to think about the climate control; you’ll need to keep comfortable once the remodeling is complete. Ductless cooling can be a smart and energy efficient way to address temperature needs in any of your home’s additions including sunrooms, finished garage spaces and more. With over 25 years […]
Boy with Flags during Memorial Day Parade | AC Service | Air Specialty Schedule AC Service Before Memorial Day May 23, 2018 - Keep Cool While the Grill is Hot The unofficial kick off to summer happens long before the calendar marks the summer solstice in June. We all know when it’s time for BBQ’s, pool parties and outdoor festivities – Memorial Day. Of course, Memorial Day, which has a history dating back to the Civil War, is […]
Old attic space in home | Air conditioning | Air Specialty Give Your Alabama Air Conditioning a Boost May 16, 2018 - Attic Fans 101 If you live in an Alabama or Mississippi home with an attic fan, you may be unsure how it works with your air conditioning system. For example, you might wonder if it is good or bad to use it, if it will run up your electric bill or if it will take […]
Mother and daughter embracing in a hug | Air Conditioning Service | Air Specialty The Gift of Air Conditioning Service May 9, 2018 - How To Win At Mother’s Day As Mother’s Day approaches, you’re looking for the perfect way to honor the matriarchs of your family for all they do, often thanklessly, day in, day out. Win Mother’s Day with the gift of air conditioning service. Make sure your mom, wife or favorite “like-a-mom-to me” is cool and […]
Infant on breathing treatment | HVAC system | Air Specialty Check Your HVAC System May 2, 2018 - Spring can be a nightmare for sufferers of asthma or allergies. Easy steps you can take at home to ease the symptoms:
Water droplet on the ground near trees | Air Quality | Air Specialty What’s Your Arbor Day IAQ…Indoor Air Quality April 24, 2018 - It’s Arbor Day and the perfect time to look at your Arbor Day IQ as well as your IAQ! Let’s start with learning more about Arbor Day. A little bit about the holiday’s history: We celebrate April 27th, an observance to celebrate the role of trees in our lives and promote tree planting and care. […]
Snacks out for springtime party | AC repair | Air Specialty Spring Is The Time For Parties (Not HVAC Repairs) April 18, 2018 - Spring is in the air! It’s the time of year for new beginnings and for events with copious birthdays, Mother’s Day, Graduations, Prom Nights and more reasons to entertain our friends and families in our homes. When spring fever is at its fever pitch for party-planning and home entertaining, make sure your home is as […]
small building in backyard | Indoor Air Quality | Air Specialty Trending Now: Granny Pods + Ductless Heating and Cooling April 11, 2018 - The granny pod is a hot topic lately with the aging of our society and the need for creative solutions to accommodate senior members of our families. The “granny pod” is a term used to describe a form of multi-generational housing, often a prefabricated housing unit designed to be placed in the backyard of an […]
Pool decorations at home in bathtub | New AC | Air Conditioner | Air Specialty Stay Cool during Your Staycation with a New Air Conditioner April 4, 2018 - Summer’s just around the corner, and you may be planning to skip the road trips and busy summer destinations this year. The art of the summer “staycation” has been increasing in popularity this summer. Instead of traveling cross country, many folks are choosing to stay in their own neighborhoods and spend their summer months enjoying […]
Fan in the hand of a woman | HVAC Humidity Control | Air Specialty Top 3 Ways To Control Humidity This Spring, Summer March 28, 2018 - “It’s not the heat; it’s the humidity.” We’ve all heard it and probably said it in the heat of one of Alabama’s scorching summer days. It’s not just an adage we like to say during the dog days of summer, it’s a fact we feel more discomfort when there is more humidity in the air. […]
HVAC system cleaning | Cleaning the kitchen | Air Specialty HVAC Cleaning: DIY Or Hire A Pro? March 20, 2018 - It’s time to spring-clean your HVAC system for sure! The question on your mind probably is: can I do the HVAC system cleaning myself to save time and money or should I enlist the help of an HVAC professional to help me? The answer is yes and yes. In other words, there are some things […]
Spring blooms on a tree | Spring hvac inspection | Air specialty Why A Spring HVAC Inspection Should Be On Your To-do List March 13, 2018 - Spring is in the air. The trees are blooming. The birds are chirping and the promise of summer tantalizes our senses. While spring fever may be your current state of mind, be sure to clear some space for a spring HVAC inspection before the last April shower comes and goes. 4 Reasons You Should Schedule […]
Daylight Saving Time | HVAC | Air Specialty How To Optimize Daylight Savings For A Lower Energy Bill March 6, 2018 - Daylight saving is here. It’s the time we traditionally look forward to as it signals the start of summer with longer days and more sunshine. It can save more than just daylight; it can save you money on your energy bills! Check out the top 4 ways to save money on your energy bill during […]
Ductless heating | Air Specialty Solve Your HVAC Challenges With Ductless Heating February 26, 2018 - If you have a room addition or a room in your home that you just can’t seem to keep warm in winter and cool in summer, ductless heating might be the perfect solution for you. Ductless heating systems are also known as mini-split systems and may solve all your HVAC challenges without requiring a costly […]
HVAC Service Plan | Saving Money | President's Day | Air Speciality How A HVAC Service Plan Can Save You Serious Money! February 19, 2018 - Benjamin Franklin once said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Your choice to learn more about how an HVAC service plan can save some serious “benjamins” this President’s Day is in keeping with our founding father’s philosophy. Spend some time this President’s Day setting up a new HVAC service plan from the Mobile […]
HVAC preventive maintenance valentines gift | Air Specialty Heat Things Up This Valentine’s Day With HVAC Preventive Maintenance February 13, 2018 - Whatever your Valentine’s Day plans are this year, make sure you and your loved ones are keeping warm with an HVAC preventive maintenance plan. While your HVAC unit and its performance may not seem like the most romantic topic, nothing will kill the mood quicker than too cold or too hot temperatures along with a […]
Heat pump maintenance | Air Specialty 4 Heat Pump Maintenance Tips To Keep You Warm This Winter February 6, 2018 - This winter a cold wave has nearly the entire United States in its grips, creating colder than average temps even in the normally moderate areas of the Southern and Southeastern parts of the country. With the grips of “old man winter” upon us, it’s more important than ever to keep our homes heated and our […]
Home Furnace Inspection | Air Specialty How Much Is Too Much For a Furnace Inspection? January 24, 2018 - A yearly furnace inspection is an excellent way to extend the life of your furnace as well as ensure energy efficiency which can result in cost savings in both the short and long term. Choosing a reputable service provider and understanding what to expect can help you ensure you get a quality furnace inspection and […]
Home zoning temperature control | Air Specialty 4 Reasons You Should Be Using HVAC Zone Controls This Winter January 17, 2018 - It is not uncommon for even the highest quality and well-maintained HVAC system to struggle to heat your residential or commercial property consistently and evenly throughout every room. We’ve all experienced those situations where an upstairs bedroom is freezing while the rest of the house is comfortable or family members struggle to “agree” on the […]
Smart Home HVAC technology | Air Specialty Trending HVAC Tech That Can Change Everything January 10, 2018 - Technology can change everything. Remember how our lives changed with the arrival of smartphones? Taking advantage of the latest advances, the heating and cooling world is also tapping into the tech tools to improve product functionality and provide better options to customers. HVAC technology can now allow your system to remotely communicate with operators to […]
Purchasing New Furnace | Air Specialty Heat up the New Year with a New Furnace January 3, 2018 - As we settle into the winter season, it may be time to give some thought to the furnace that’s keeping us warm. With a few insider tips, you’ll be ready to make some key decisions and navigate the furnace buying landscape with the power of knowledge behind you. Assuming your furnace has not broken down […]
3 Allergens In Your Home Right Now December 19, 2017 - Most Americans, including residents in Semmes, Alabama, spend approximately 90 percent of their time indoors. While this statistic is disheartening to some, the crux of the issue lies in your home’s poor indoor air quality. With air pollutants up to five times more concentrated in your home, mold, pet dander and other allergens can cause […]
How to Program Your Thermostat Properly November 16, 2017 - When the seasons change, it’s not always easy to keep your Satsuma, Alabama, home comfortable. Program your thermostat properly to maintain a stable temperature and manage the shifts in climate outside. Pick the Right Thermostat If you have a thermostat on the wall that you don’t know how to use, you’re much less likely to […]
Whole Home Ventilator | Air Specialty Why Consider a Whole-Home Ventilator October 13, 2017 - You’re grateful that the summer heat has finally departed Mobile, Alabama, but that doesn’t mean you’re opening your doors and welcoming in the winter. When the weather cools, you and your family tend to spend more time inside. This only increases your chances of experiencing the adverse effects of indoor air pollution. Prevent stale air […]
Wrong Air Filter | Air Specialty Stop Using the Wrong Air Filter September 19, 2017 - You may never think about it, but your air filter is the first line of defense against harmful organisms inside your home like viruses and bacteria. Unfortunately, maintaining the filter and your health isn’t always as easy doing a simple replacement. Follow these tips to find the perfect fit for your air filter before you […]
Why Are My Bills Still High | Air Specialty I Got a Wi-Fi Thermostat — Why Are My Bills So High? August 16, 2017 - Smart thermostats are one of the best home inventions of this century. They give you a boost in efficiency for your Semmes, Alabama, home, saving money and energy in the process. However, that doesn’t mean that they’re entirely foolproof. If you’ve upgraded to a smart thermostat but still have sky-high bills, your settings, HVAC unit, […]
Change Air Filter | Air Specialty How to Choose and Change an Air Filter July 15, 2017 - With Mobile, Alabama’s summer heat and humidity around the corner, our creature comforts depend greatly on our AC units. One of the simplest things you can do to help your AC unit work properly is keep the air filters clean. It’s imperative that your home cooling system has the right size and type of filter […]
Outdoor Allergens | Air Specialty How High Humidity Can Make Your Family Sick June 15, 2017 - Whether you’re a longtime Lucedale, Mississippi, resident, or you recently moved to the area, you know that humidity can be a major concern for homeowners. While you can’t control the moisture outdoors, you can certainly take steps to limit the humidity in your home. Learn how high humidity can make your family sick, causing problems from […]
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