Common AC Problems in Summer

July 29, 2021

Your home stays comfortable over the summer thanks to your air conditioning. However, that comfort can be easily interrupted, leaving you wondering what happened and what you can do to fix it. Here are the common problems you might run into this summer, their causes, and what you can do about them, provided by Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. located in Northglenn. 1. Clogged Air Filter Clogged air filters are the most common problem with any HVAC system. The filter removes airborne contaminants before they can enter your system and clog harder-to-reach components. But that means they need regular replacement

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How To Clean Air Conditioning Unit

June 6, 2021

Cleaning your air conditioning unit is an effective way of keeping the system healthy and operational for a long time. It also helps you cool your house with clean, fresh, quality air. Cleaning your air conditioner will help you avoid the accumulation of dirt, as well as mildew and mold growth alongside or inside your home cooling system and ductwork. Among many benefits of maintaining a clean air conditioning unit is that it saves you some money as it consumes less energy. However, if you are considering the process for the first time, it

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Why Do Air Conditioners Freeze Up?

May 11, 2021

An air conditioning unit works through advanced control of airflow, pressure, and temperature. If one of these elements goes off balance, the refrigerant unit that forms cold air may overclock and even freeze itself. A frozen AC unit will either blow cool or warm air in your house or nothing at all. Here are some of the reasons why the air conditioning unit is freezing and what you can do to solve or prevent the problem. 1. Low Outdoor Temperatures An air conditioner is not meant to run if the outside temperatures are below 62

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Who Invented Air Conditioning?

April 12, 2021

The air conditioner has become a basic requirement for most homes and offices around the globe. However, it was not until the 20th century that the modern air conditioner was invented. It took the genius of a young American engineer to invent the first modern air conditioner. The concept of that invention continues to be the basic model of the air conditioners manufactured in today’s world. The Problem That Led to the Invention of the Air Conditioner The air conditioner was invented to solve a major problem with a printing press. With fluctuating

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6 HVAC Maintenance Tips For the Cooler Months

November 21, 2020

Once the children head back to school and the days begin to grow shorter than in the summer months, it is only a matter of time before your HVAC system will be called upon to maintain the warmth and comfort within your home. It is also the perfect time to perform a bit of preventative maintenance to ensure your unit is up to the job. 1. Install Clean, Quality Air Filters HVAC filters that are dirty or clogged will prevent the flow of air through your HVAC system. This restricted airflow will negatively affect the

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Why is fall the best season to replace your old HVAC system?

October 20, 2020

5 Reasons You Should Replace Your HVAC System in the Fall If you have an older HVAC system, don’t wait until it breaks down to get a new one. Scheduling your replacement for fall can make the entire process a lot easier. There are several reasons to pick fall as the time for your HVAC replacement. Whether your priority is saving the most money or getting the most convenient replacement time, autumn is an excellent choice. 1. Save Big on Your Heating Bill In the past few years, HVAC manufacturers have improved efficiency drastically.

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Protecting Your Family From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

September 20, 2020

In the effort to keep your family safe, there are multiple types of risks to address. To make matters more difficult, some of these risks are unseen risks that can be difficult to battle against. Fortunately, if you have the right tools in place, one of these unseen risks, the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning in your Northglenn home, can be effectively addressed. We at Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. offer these insights to help you reduce the risk of any member of your family suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. Maintain Gas-Using Appliances Any appliance that uses natural gas, such

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Signs Your Thermostat Should Be Repaired

July 12, 2020

Thermostats alleviate the need to adjust your air conditioner constantly. In some regions, the weather can change dramatically, even within a matter of days. Other than making your home uncomfortable, it can have a long-term impact on the performance of your system. At Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. in Northglenn, we can help you in fixing issues with your thermostats. Here are some of the signs you may notice if your thermostat needs fixing. Your Unit Is Not Running When troubleshooting equipment malfunction, it is wise to start with the most obvious cause of the fault. If the screen is

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Does The Outside Temperature Affect My AC?

June 13, 2020

Air conditioners are designed for extreme temperatures. When it gets unbearably hot in the summer, you naturally turn to your AC for relief. The unit will cool your home down to a comfortable temperature, and you will not have to resort to other devices such as ceiling and portable fans. Nevertheless, it’s always important to note what the outside temperature is in the first place, as it has distinct pros and cons to your AC. Let’s take a look at whether the outside temperature affects your AC. Temperature Threshold To start things off, most

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A Guide to Fixing Hot Spots in Your Home

May 10, 2020

When there are hot spots occurring in your Northglenn, CO, home, it could be a red flag. It is often a signal that the heating, cooling, and ventilation system in your home is no longer operating at a high level. At Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc., we have experience in diagnosing these kinds of issues. A thorough inspection is required because a number of factors could be leading to hot spots, such as the size of the home, high ceilings, or lack of installation. Here is a quick guide to fixing hot spots in your home. Find the Source

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