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What Does SEER Mean?

May 6, 2022

When it comes to your air conditioner, a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 14, 2022

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At AL-DON, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in St. Louis and the nearby communities.

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Is Preventative Maintenance Worth it?

March 16, 2022

At AL-DON, we know what an investment your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is in your home. That’s why time and time again we recommend regular preventative maintenance on all your HVAC units. You need to invest in your investment.

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Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

February 24, 2022

The sound of a well-maintained heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is like a lullaby for a good night’s sleep.

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Why Is My Thermostat Blank?

January 12, 2022

You approach your home’s thermostat and see its screen is blank. Is it serious? Does it mean your furnace, heat pump, or air conditioning is broken?

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When do I Need a New Furnace?

December 18, 2021

The average life expectancy of a furnace is 15 to 20 years. The closer your furnace gets to this age range, the more attention you should pay to the warning signs. Start shopping for a replacement before you have an emergency, so that you can make a calm and informed decision. Having a pilot light on your furnace is a good indicator that your furnace is at least 20 years old.

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

November 16, 2021

Just about any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat. Furnaces are no exception. As a homeowner, you need to take precautions to lower the risk of an overheated unit.

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Heat Pump Versus Furnace

Heat Pump Versus Furnace

October 26, 2021

Looking to install a new heater in your St. Louis home? Your two most popular choices are a heat pump and a furnace. Each one has advantages and disadvantages when compared to the other.

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5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check

September 15, 2021

Once the cooler weather hits here in St. Louis, MO, this fall, you are going to want the inside of your home toasty and comfortable. This means turning on your furnace.

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

August 6, 2021

As a homeowner here in Missouri, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as you can about your appliances.

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