Air Conditioning Articles

Top Causes of AC Failure

July 26, 2022
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You resign yourself to finally turning on your air conditioner (AC)—only to find it blowing warm air, making funny noises, or simply not cooperating at all. It’s a scenario we all dread, and one that our professionals at The Smith Service Company want to prevent.

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Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

July 14, 2022
Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

You decided to part ways with your old air conditioning (AC) system. It is not always an easy decision to make.

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Going Ductless

June 16, 2022
Going Ductless

Sometimes, a simple, elegant piece of technology can deliver more with less. Ductless mini splits are a triple threat—compact wall units that generate heating, cooling, and ventilation. No ducts required, and no dull whirring noises—they operate in near silence. 

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

May 31, 2022
How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Smith Service Company, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components? Air conditioners keep your Lawrence, KS, home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right? 

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What Is a Ductless AC?

May 16, 2022
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The ductless system works, obviously, with no ducts, unlike a traditional air conditioner that uses them to carry air to your home’s vents. Instead, this system has an outdoor condenser unit located against the house or building. This makes it highly adaptable to many rooms and needs.

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

April 21, 2022
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When the weather gets really hot in Lawrence, the last thing you want is a broken air conditioner. Many common problems with air conditioning systems can arise. Our team at Smith Service Company wants you to be aware, prepared, and ready to solve these air conditioning issues so you and your family can stay cool this summer.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

March 16, 2022
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It’s about to heat up here in Lawrence. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Kansas summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit. 

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Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

August 9, 2021
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When an air conditioner (AC) turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling.

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How to Protect Your AC From Storms

June 30, 2021
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Our team wants you to have a reliable AC system before, during, and after a storm. Here are some tips to help you out.

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

June 14, 2021
Pipeline air

Understanding a bit of your AC’s basic components and how they work can help you find a problem or malfunction when it occurs.

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