An air conditioner’s condenser is designed to take warm air from outside and cool it before delivering it to you via air ducts. There are many different types of condensers, but perhaps the most common one we tend to see in Arizona is an air cooled one. These units are stored outdoors and typically are …

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Condensation Drain Pan

The condensation drain is an important aspect of your air conditioning unit as it is designed to capture moisture that is created by condensation. The drain pan’s mission in life is to keep the water from leaking and damaging other parts of your home. Because of this reasoning, it’s important to keep the drain and …

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Condensation Drain

You HVAC unit’s condensation drain is more or less exactly what it sounds like. Its job is to remove excess water that is created through steam condensation. It’s important that steam production is reduced in order to avoid water knocking in pipes. Condensation should be removed without allowing steam to escape.


Your HVAC system’s compressor is one of the most important components and without it, you won’t be enjoying cold or warm air during different times of year. The compressor pumps the unit’s refrigerant gas to a high pressure and temperature and uses the condensing coil, expansion valve, and evaporator coil to adjust air temperatures.

Composite Fan Blades

Composite fan blades are extremely reliable for starting and keeping your HVAC running. Fan blades are angled at specific degrees to improve how the air conditioning and heat pump units operate. Composite fan blades can running longer and more efficiently than standard HVAC fan blades, but at a higher cost to replace. [the_ad id=”4195″]

Central Air Conditioning

Central air is one of several popular types of air conditioning for your home. These types of systems move cold air through the supply and return vents. As the cold air is pushed throughout the house, it gets warmer and by sending it back to the air conditioner it can continuously be cooled.

Carbon Monoxide (CO)

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, tasteless, odorless gas that forms when fuels incompletely combust. Fuels include natural gas, diesel, wood, gas, and coal to name a few. A home’s heating system can represent as much as five percent of potential sources. CO can become deadly if exposed to it for extended periods of time. [the_ad …

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British Thermal Unit (BTU)

You’ve probably heard the term ‘BTU’ in the past but have you ever wondered what the acronym stands for? If so, it’s British thermal unit. This measurement is in reference to the amount of heat that’s needed to raise one pound of water at maximum density through one degree (Fahrenheit). [the_ad id=”4195″]

Blower Wheel

The blower wheel is a component of the blower motor and its job is to move large volumes of air through the duct system. If the blower wheel get dirt or grease built up, it can slow down the wheels rotation and reduce the amount of air your blower motor is capable of moving through …

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