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Keeping Pets Cool On Hot Days

Summer months can be uncomfortable for all of us, and sometimes even dangerous. Which is why keeping pets cool on hot days is very important.  Remember to take precautionary measures to keep them safe from the summer heat.  Know the Warning Signs Symptoms of overheating in pets include excessive panting or difficulty breathing, increased heart and respiratory […]

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Beat The Heat

Ways to beat the heat. As the temperatures begin to steadily increase so does our desire to spend time outdoors in the beautiful sunshine. Family gatherings move from sit down dinners to afternoon barbeques, and movie dates turn into afternoons spent poolside. While we all love to work on our tan’s and feel the calming […]

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How did people stay cool before air conditioning?

Today we take air conditioning for granted. But not to long ago ago, it was virtually unheard of. Air conditioning runs for half the year or even year round, and most of us probably take it for granted. But, air conditioning hasn’t always been a part of our everyday lives like it is now. How did […]

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So How Do Air Conditioners Work?

So how do air conditioners work? We will give you a brief explanation in this post. Here in Jacksonville, Florida we are blessed with relatively temperate climates throughout the winter months, but the summers can be brutal. This means your home’s air conditioner sees a lot of action throughout the summer, but do you know […]

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Why Replace Your Air Conditioner?

So why replace your air conditioner even if it seems to be working? If you have noticed high than normal utility bills, or if you have been hearing unusual noses from your HVAC unit, your air conditioner may be struggling.  You’ve had your air conditioner for many years, and it may seem unnecessary to purchase a new one at […]

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Keep Your Summer Utility Bill Cool

Summer has come early this year, with the heat index all ready reaching over 100 degrees. As temperatures increase so can your utility bill. Cooling systems have to run longer during the summer, even when the thermostat is set at a fixed temperature. In fact, cooling the house in the summer makes up almost 50 percent […]

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Air Conditioning History

Air Conditioning History Through The Ages – Air conditioning is a part of our lives, making our homes and businesses cooler in those hot summer months. For many homes in America, air conditioning runs for half the year or even year round, and most of us probably take it for granted. But, air conditioning hasn’t always […]

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The R22 Mandate on Air Conditioners

The Outlook of the R22 Mandate on Air Conditioners in 2014 – After the discovery that R-22 has many negative effects for the environment, newer, greener refrigerants have been developed to take its place. Since the year 2010, the United States has ceased the production and import of R-22 refrigerant for use in new refrigerators and […]

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Why Use a Professional HVAC Tech for Air-Conditioning Care

Professional HVAC technicians from Cool Connections are NATE certified. – There are a number of appliances around a house that need routine care to prolong their service life also to maintain them in proper working order. For some appliances, it is possible to do the required care yourself through cleaning, replacing fundamental parts you may […]

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Controlling Humidity While on Vacation

Headed Out? Tips on Controlling Humidity While on Vacation

While you’re planning your next vacation or getaway, be sure to include measures on controlling humidity and safeguarding your Jacksonville Florida home during your absence. In addition to cancelling newspaper delivery, putting lights on a timer, and arranging for a trusted friend or neighbor to stop by periodically, retain control of your indoor environment to prevent coming […]

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