Dirks Heating & Cooling Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Sealed Ducts Are a Major Improvement

Monday, May 8th, 2023

Let’s do an experiment. In one scenario, you’ve got a plastic bottle filled with air that’s sealed tight with a cap. In the second scenario, you’ve got an almost identical bottle filled with the same amount of air and sealed as well. The only difference is that the second bottle is riddled with scratches, holes, and rips.

To demonstrate this to your kids, you can even safely poke holes in the bottle with a fork or a pair of safety scissors. Then you can ask the question, “which bottle is more sealed up?” The answer is the bottle without the holes, and when you squeeze it, that should be evident.

Your air ducts are very similar to this experiment. When they’re in better shape and more sealed up, they can help transfer heated or cooled air more efficiently. Duct sealing is just one of the many duct services in Barron, WI that we offer. But we’ll get into greater detail about the benefits of this service.

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Does the Brand of AC Matter?

Monday, March 27th, 2023

Yes! Every air conditioner is manufactured by a company, no matter which model you choose. Only a factory with enough machinery and employees is going to be able to build such a technologically advanced system like an AC unit.

This means that you’re bound to choose one of many different branded air conditioners, and some of them are going to be better than others.

Is this a blog where we’re going to tell you what brands are good and which ones are bad? No. This is subjective and you’ll find people with bad experiences all over the place. But what we will say is that certain brands give people better experiences more often, and that means any technician that is certified to work with that brand can be trusted as well.

The brand of your air conditioner in Barron, WI matters, and today we’re going to talk about why.

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