Air Conditioning Articles

Consider a Ductless AC System

June 20, 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 Wesley Chapel home. 

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3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

May 12, 2022
3 Telltale Signs It's Time for a New Air Conditioner

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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AC Maintenance Checklist

April 19, 2022
AC Maintenance Checklist

Can you imagine a hot Wesley Chapel summer without air conditioning? Your air conditioning system can be your very best friend on the warmest days. 

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Maintenance in Wesley Chapel, FL 33545

March 23, 2022

Zach did an excellent job!! Thorough, professional and courteous. Would highly recommend Lightning Mechanical!!

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Air Conditioner Repair in Land O’ Lakes, FL 34638

March 22, 2022

Zach did a great job, was very knowledgeable, and very respectful Great job! Thanks

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Fall HVAC Maintenance

October 13, 2021
Fall HVAC Maintenance

Here in Florida, we’ve reached the season that makes you say, “Gosh, it’s so dark out. Is it really only six in the evening?” Before the days get too short, remember to check off heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) maintenance from your autumn to-do list.

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What Does AC SEER Mean?

August 13, 2021
man in white hard hat adjusting thermostat

When it comes to your air conditioner (AC), a common term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) business you are likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER?

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

July 12, 2021
Hands feeling hot air blow out of white vent

Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction, resulting in warm or hot air blowing through your vents. Our Lightning Mechanical professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

June 3, 2021
Man in a blue shirt does window installation

When you are in the middle of summer, it can be difficult to keep heat out of your Wesley Chapel home even if you have your central air conditioning system going full blast. Our team at Lightning Mechanical 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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Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

May 9, 2021
thermostat adjustment

When an air conditioner (AC) turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling. It’s fairly common, but when this happens it means there’s something wrong with your air conditioner. So what should you do?

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 21, 2021
spring money saving tips

To schedule an air conditioning tune-up or duct inspection, or to talk with us about other energy-saving ideas, call our Lightning Mechanical team at 813-492-5575 or request service online. Our Land O Lakes, FL professionals would be happy to help.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

March 16, 2021
spring ac maintenance

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Lightning Mechanical, 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.

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