Air Conditioning Articles

Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 15, 2022
Woman suffers from heat in the office or at home

Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction, resulting in warm or hot air blowing through your vents. Our Friendly Home Services professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

July 28, 2022
Common AC Purchasing Mistakes

When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well informed. The good news is technology has made it easy to gather a great deal of information in a short period of time. The bad news is there are so many makes and models of air conditioners available, the entire process can get quickly overwhelming.

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5 Ways to Keep Your AC Running Efficiently This Summer

July 8, 2022
AC Efficiency

You should be enjoying your summer in Salt Lake City! Start taking action now and relax, knowing your cooling system will be running at peak efficiency.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

May 23, 2022

Our heating and cooling experts at Friendly Plumber, Heating and Air can help you choose the right air conditioner (AC) for your budget and needs. We install, replace, repair, and maintain all major air conditioning brands in Salt Lake City, UT, and the surrounding areas.

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

May 16, 2022
Heat Gain Prevention

When you are in the middle of summer, it can be difficult to keep heat out of your Salt Lake City home even if you have your central air conditioning system going full blast. Our team at Friendly Plumber, Heating and Air wants to help you prevent heat from building up inside your home as much as possible so that your air conditioner can be more effective and efficient. Here are some tips to consider.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 21, 2022
Woman's hand opening curtains in the bedroom with natural light and garden background in Salt Lake City

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea. According to the US Department of…

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Be an Informed Consumer by Learning AC Lingo

April 12, 2022

The air conditioning system in your home is one of your biggest investments and home assets. In order to take care of it properly, as well as to communicate effectively with air conditioning (AC) professionals when needed, it’s good to understand some common air conditioning terminology. Our professionals at have put together the following air…

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noises?

August 10, 2021
HVAC heating and air conditioner noises that need to be serviced

If you just heard an unusual noise come from the air conditioning (AC) system in your Salt Lake City home, you will want to find out if you have a significant problem on your hands. We hope it’s nothing more than a minor repair. But sometimes, a complete replacement is the only option. If so,…

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What Is a Ductless AC?

July 8, 2021
What Is a Ductless AC?

Ductless air conditioning (AC) systems can be the perfect answer for that room which is never quite cool enough or for that new addition you are building. It’s a low-maintenance and affordable option to upgrading to a newer air conditioning unit when more cooling is needed inside your Salt Lake City home. The ductless system…

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Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

May 12, 2021
Close up of a young woman sneezing into a tissue in Salt Lake City

Does an air conditioner (AC) help with allergies? In one word, yes. Actually two words, yes if. If you properly maintain the air conditioner. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), it’s…

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Do I Need to Chemical Wash the Condenser on My Air Conditioner?

April 30, 2021

The answer to this question is it depends. For some air conditioners, our Friendly Plumber, Heating and Air professionals recommend it. For others, we might not. Take a minute to read a little more about the process and give one of our experienced team members a call here in Salt Lake City, UT, to discuss…

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