Category : Cooling Information

Turn Your Air Conditioner on Early

We know it's not quite hot enough for you to have to use your air conditioner yet, but we also know that the last thing you want when it does get hot is an HVAC system that doesn't work. That's why, as HVAC repair experts, we recommend turning your air conditioner on for a few hours in the springtime to make sure it's running smoothly.
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Workplace Air Conditioning: Men vs. Women

This summer, you've probably heard at least one person talk about how cold it is in their workplace, but did you know that air conditioning actually affects men and women differently? According to a study in the Nature Climate Change journal, many office buildings adjust their thermostat temperatures based on a male’s metabolism.
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What to Think About Before Installing Your New AC

It's hot outside, and if you've unfortunately experienced a broken or overheated air conditioner, you probably don't want to go the rest of the summer without one. At our HVAC company, air conditioner installation is one of our specialties, but before you decide on a new unit, there are a few things we think you should think about.
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9 Fun Facts About Insulation

Many homeowners don't realize how important insulation is for their home. Insulation not only reduces the transfer of sounds, but also reduces the transfer of heat to keep your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Because energy costs have risen in the past century, a properly insulated home is a must. Here are some fun facts about insulation from our heating and cooling service company.
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8 Fun Facts About Air Conditioning

At Oliver, West Chester air conditioning service is one of our specialties. We know you love it too (especially during the hot days that we've been having), and we've found some interesting facts about it that you may not know.
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What 700 Million More Air Conditioners Mean for the Climate

At Oliver, our heating and air conditioning service company is always scouring the internet for news about heating, air conditioning, plumbing, and more. Recently, we came across an article by The Washington Post about the addition of 700 million air conditioners around the world this year, and we found it pretty interesting. We thought we'd share.
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Make Sure Your Air Conditioner Is Ready for the Heat

While it's getting warmer out, it may not be hot enough to turn on the air conditioning just yet. But when it does come time to cool down your home, the last thing you'll want is an air conditioner that doesn't work. That's why, as HVAC repair experts, we like to remind our customers each spring to turn their air conditioner on for a few hours and make sure it's ready to take on the heat when it comes.
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How Did People Keep Cool Before Air Conditioning?

When the first modern air conditioning unit was invented in 1902, it wasn't invented with home cooling in mind - it was invented for industrial purposes. Home air conditioners didn't actually come along until the 1950s, and today, it's hard to imagine living life without them.
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7 Air Conditioning Myths, Busted

We all want to get the most out of our air conditioner, however, there are some myths floating around that aren't actually true and may mean trouble for your HVAC unit and your wallet. Here are several we'd like to address.
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5 Ways to Keep Your Air Conditioner Safe from Thieves

In the past few weeks, there have been several cases of air conditioner thefts throughout Pennsylvania, which just goes to show that there are many businesses and homeowners who don't do enough to protect their A/C units. Many times, thieves are interested in stealing the copper coils from your unit in order to sell them, but sometimes they're interested in the entire unit.
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