Air Conditioning Articles

Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 15, 2022
White air conditioning vent in a white wall. Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Peoria 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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Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

June 20, 2022
Mold

Your air conditioner cannot eliminate mold once it starts to grow. However, a well-maintained AC system can act as a mold deterrent. That’s because it cools by converting excess moisture in the air to water, balancing the humidity in your home. 

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Summer Savings Tips for AC

June 6, 2022
Savings AC

It’s summertime in Illinois. The team at Garber Heating & Air Conditioning hopes you find time to relax with friends and family, taking in the beautiful sunny days. On days when it gets a bit too sunny, you can jump in a pool or bask in the cool breeze your air conditioner provides.

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5 Common AC Problems

May 16, 2022
AC Problems

Garber Heating & Air Conditioning is always eager to educate our Morton area customers on heating and cooling home care. Whether you have an AC, furnace, heat pump, or ductless mini split, we want you to get the most out of your investment.

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Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

May 9, 2022
AC Tune-up

Home ownership comes with a great deal of responsibilities and an ever-growing to-do list. Add to that the responsibilities of a career and a family, and you see why modern life runs at a constant, fast pace here in Peoria. It’s easy to bump things like an air conditioner tune-up down the priority list, both in terms of time and money. It’s very likely you have higher priorities requiring more urgent attention than an air conditioner that seems to be working just fine.

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Air Conditioners: Things You May Not Have Known

April 29, 2022
An AC unit surrounded by plants

Though air conditioners are a major part of modern life, they hold many secrets few people know about. Luckily, our team at Garber Heating and Air Conditioning is ready to spill the beans. Air conditioners have come a long way since they were first invented. Present-day AC units use 30 to 50 percent less electricity…

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3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

April 11, 2022
AC

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC). Repairs are easier on the pocketbook in the short run, but too many of them can add up.

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How to Protect Your AC From Storms

August 31, 2021
Rain storm water is gushing and splashing off the tile shingle roof - pouring over the overhanging eaves trough aluminum roof gutter system on a suburban residential colonial style house near Rochester, New York State, USA during a torrential July mid summer downpour.

We want you to have a reliable air conditioning system before, during, and after a storm. Here are some tips on helping you protect your investment.

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

July 28, 2021
Construction workers install doors - windows and use silicon and sealant.

Our team at Garber Heating & Air Conditioning wants to help you prevent heat from building up inside your home as much as possible so that your air conditioner can be more effective and efficient. Here are some tips to consider.

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Consider a Ductless AC System

June 15, 2021

Our team at Garber Heating & Air Conditioning wants you to be well-informed about your options, and those options include ductless air conditioning systems.

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Air Conditioner Maintenance Checklist

May 18, 2021

Can you imagine a hot Tazewell County summer without air conditioning? Your air conditioning system can be your very best friend on the warmest days.  Be sure you take the time to perform basic maintenance regularly as well as invest in a professional checkup at least once a year. According to the US Department of…

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

April 13, 2021

When the weather gets really hot in Peoria County, the last thing you want is a broken air conditioner. Many common problems with air conditioning systems can arise. Our team at Garber Heating & Air Conditioning wants you to be aware, prepared, and ready to solve these air conditioning issues so you and your family…

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