GRmetro Heating and Cooling Inc Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

How Duct Sealing Can Help You This Summer

Monday, June 10th, 2019

When summer rolls around, you are going to want to make sure that your air conditioner is in good working condition—this means scheduling maintenance services, changing out your air filter, and calling for repairs at the first sign of an issue. However, what if we told you that in order to have a good working air conditioner, you are going to make sure that all your ducts are in a row (sorry, bad pun, we know).

But in all seriousness, it is important to make sure your ducts are properly sealed, and one way to do this is by scheduling duct sealing services in Grand Rapids, MI. Below, we have listed just some of the ways duct sealing can benefit you this summer. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. 

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Why Not Consider a Heat Pump?

Monday, May 27th, 2019

When spring rolls around, it’s all about “out with the old and in with the new”, so if you are in the market for a new heater or air conditioner, then consider installing a heat pump! Heat pumps are becoming quite popular for their ability to provide year-round comfort efficiently and effectively.

There are many reasons to consider installing a heat pump, and below, we have listed some of these reasons for you! All you have to do is keep reading to find out more about the amazing benefits of making the switch! And remember, if you choose to install a heat pump, it is important to contact your local HVAC professional for heat pump services in Grand Rapids. 

So, what are you waiting for?

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Some of the Most Common AC Repairs

Monday, May 13th, 2019

Unfortunately, things happen. And of course, when things go awry with your air conditioner, it’s not all that fun. An air conditioner in disrepair can leave you quite uncomfortable, especially during a heatwave. And, it’s likely that a problem with your air conditioner can contribute to costly energy bills, which obviously, is all the reason to make a phone call to your local HVAC professionals for AC repair in Grand Rapids.

We find that is important for homeowners to be aware of some of the repairs that their air conditioners might need during the summer. Therefore, we have listed some of the most common AC repairs for you below. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! Remember, it is important to schedule your repairs at the first sign of an issue!

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Boost Your AC Efficiency with these COOL Tricks!

Monday, April 29th, 2019

Well, if the pun in the title wasn’t enough, we are about to give you another great reason to read this week’s blog: better energy efficiency! When your air conditioner is energy efficient, you’ll spend less time worrying about costly repairs and sky-high energy bills, and instead, focus on the things that matter this summer: like finding the best ice cream shop in town, obviously!

There are plenty, and we mean PLENTY, of ways that you can boost your energy efficiency all on your own! All you have to do is keep reading below! We’ve listed some of our favorite tips and tricks that you can use to give your system the boost it needs.

Well, what are you waiting for?! Click “keep reading”!

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Yes, You Do Need Air Conditioning Maintenance

Monday, April 15th, 2019

It’s spring! Before you know it, the birds will be singing, the bees will be buzzing, and the whirring of air conditioners will be heard all over the state of Michigan. Okay sure, you shouldn’t actually hear the sound of air conditioners (as you know, strange sounds indicate your system is in desperate need of repairs), but homeowners most definitely will be flicking on their ACs as temperatures begin to rise. Spring is the perfect time to schedule your air conditioning maintenance services, and below, we are going to tell you why.

You want to be sure not to skip out of your AC inspection and tune-up, as there are dozens of benefits of these services! Some of you might not be convinced, and that’s okay. Below, we have outlined just some of the many benefits of regular air conditioning service in Grandville, MI. So, keep reading to find out more!

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3 Great Benefits of Central Air Conditioning

Sunday, August 19th, 2018

comfortable-womanIf you’re ready to take your comfort to the next level, then you’re ready to take those window units out. They have no place in a home where top cooling performance is a goal. We’ve previously written about how the central air conditioner outclasses window units, but it’s getting late in the summer season.  That means that the right time for a central AC installation is coming up. Get it done before the next cooling season gets underway!

Not so sure if central air conditioning in Grand Rapids is really worth the investment? Then you will be after you read this post! There is really no downside that you’ll experience when you decide to go with whole-house cooling. There are, in fact, quite a few benefits that you can expect to enjoy. So read on, be sure to reach out if you’re wondering what type of air conditioner is right for you, and remember that we are here to make your cooling dreams come true.

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We’ll Get Your AC Back in Fighting Shape

Monday, July 9th, 2018

thumbs-upWell, there is no question about it. It’s hot out there. Go ahead and check the current weather conditions with your meteorologist of choice,  but you don’t need a fancy green screen with infrared graphics to feel the heat once you open the front door. We are willing to bet that your air conditioner is very heavy, regular rotation. Here is a question for you, though—is it in the great working condition necessary for doing so as successfully as possible?

If you have not scheduled routine air conditioning maintenance with a member of our team, then the answer is definitely “no”. Each and every year, your air conditioner needs a thorough tune-up, and that is a service that only a trained professional can provide. Why? Well, because only a trained professional has the background knowledge, training, and tools necessary to do the job right. When it comes to air conditioning services in Grand Rapids, MI, ours is the team you can trust!

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Why Refrigerant Leaks Spell Big Trouble

Monday, June 25th, 2018

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We really wish that we could tell you that you’ll never run into problems with your air conditioning system. Our high standards prevent us from doing so, however,  as this would be flagrant misinformation. If you ever encounter a technician or a contractor claiming to have the solution to all potential AC problems, you know that you’ve found someone not deserving of your trust. The fact is that you’ll need AC repair in Grand Rapids at some point.

When you do,  it is always to your benefit to schedule such repairs promptly. In any case, this is going to help limit the amount of damage done to your system. In the event of a refrigerant leak, it can help to prevent a fixable problem from destroying your air conditioner entirely! Refrigerant leaks are as common as they are detrimental to AC systems, so you should really have a basic understanding of what problems they can cause—and how you can spot potential signs of a refrigerant leak in your home.

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Why Your Air Conditioner Needs a Fresh Filter

Monday, June 11th, 2018

filterWe would love to tell you that there is a way in which you can prevent any and all problems from developing with your home cooling system. As you have probably guessed, though, this simply is not the case. All air conditioners are going to need repairs at some point. It truly is a matter of “when,” not “if”. That being said, there are a few different ways in which you can help to avoid many problems with your air conditioning in Rockford, MI.

Routine air conditioning maintenance is definitely the best way to keep your air conditioning system functioning as effectively, reliably, and efficiently as possible. By and large, air conditioning maintenance is something that must be left to the trained professionals. However, there is one very important and very simple step that you can take to help keep your system functioning properly. That step? Changing your air filter regularly.

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Your Guide for a Great AC Installation

Monday, May 14th, 2018

AC-installationOkay, so we realize that temperatures are not exactly scorching out there just yet. That being said, June will be here before you know it, and it’s not much longer before your air conditioner is back into regular rotation once again. If you need a new air conditioner installed, either in a new property that is going up or as a replacement for a worn out old system, you don’t want to cut things too close timewise.

That being said, you also definitely don’t want to be rushing through your air conditioning system installation. There is a lot to consider, even in the event that you are replacing an old system in a house that you’ve been in for some time. Whether it’s your first AC installation you’ve navigated on your own or you are an old pro, you need to take some time to get everything squared away if you want a truly smooth air conditioning installation in Grand Rapids, MI.

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