Air Conditioning Articles

How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

June 14, 2024
How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home? Couple at computer.

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Field Plumbing & Heating, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components?

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5 Common AC Problems

May 30, 2024
5 Common AC Problems. Tech at AC Unit.

When your air conditioner (AC) is running at peak efficiency, you win.

Not only will your electric bills in Michigan be cheaper––your AC system will last longer. Plus, your equipment will be operating at its best, so you will experience maximum comfort.

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AC Maintenance Checklist

April 23, 2024
AC Maintenance Checklist. Man at desk

Can you imagine a scorching hot day here in Lawrence without air conditioning? During those dog days of summer, your air conditioning system can be your very best friend.

Be sure you take the time to perform basic maintenance regularly as well as invest in a professional AC tune-up at least once a year.

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AC and Allergies

August 31, 2023
High angle shot of a young businessman feeling ill at his work desk.

Looking for additional methods to stop allergens from inhabiting your home? Field Plumbing & Heating has a team of home comfort experts ready to find the perfect solution for your lifestyle.

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When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner?

July 31, 2023
When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner? Woman on the phone attempting to cool herself with a fan.

Sometimes, life moves incredibly fast. You could have sworn you just bought your air conditioner. But lately, it doesn’t seem to be working so well. You check the box and are shocked to find out you’ve had it for a decade. Where did the time go?

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

May 31, 2023
Image of technician working with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

It’s about to heat up here in South Haven. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Michigan summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 28, 2023
Thermostat on dollar bills on blue background.

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past.

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What Is a Ductless AC?

August 26, 2022
Blog Title: What Is a Ductless AC? Photo: Ducless AC unit wall mounted in green and grey living room

Call Field Plumbing & Heating for a recommendation from one of our heating and cooling professionals on where a ductless air conditioner might work best in the room you think could use some cooling help.

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

August 12, 2022
Blog Title: 3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping Photo of a woman getting a good night sleep

At Field Plumbing & Heating, we understand that depending on your AC to run efficiently is crucial to helping you get the good night’s sleep you deserve.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

July 16, 2022
Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise? Mature male peering inside an upper wall white grid air duct on a silver wall near a white ceiling. A guy inspecting a heating and cooling air register duct for maintenance.

It’s normal for your air conditioner to create some noise when running—that simply means it’s working. Although older units are typically louder than newer ones, all air conditioning noises are not the same.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 20, 2022
Blurred Air Conditioner Fan

In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Lawrence home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

May 13, 2022
Service technician testing a furnace. 5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check.

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Field Plumbing & Heating, 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 Paw Paw.

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Listen to Your HVAC System

April 27, 2022
Listen to Your HVAC System

Think of your heating and cooling (HVAC) system components as the instruments in a quiet symphony. 

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Consider a Ductless AC System

April 12, 2022
Consider a Ductless AC System

When you think of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, you probably think of the furnace and air conditioner (AC) equipment inside, an air conditioner component outside, and a network of ducts running throughout your Coloma home. 

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

August 12, 2021
How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

We at Field Plumbing & Heating want you to know all about your cooling system and what it takes for your trusted investment to keep running efficiently for years to come.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

July 15, 2021
ac blowing hot air

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Paw Paw when the floor fans and the open windows just don’t cut it anymore. You head over to your thermostat and select “air conditioner” and wait for that refreshing icy air to start blowing out of your vents. When you check a few minutes later, you feel only hot air. Why?

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