A Day as an HVAC Technician

One thing that you can never say about an HVAC technician’s life: it’s boring. People trained in HVAC can have such varying job descriptions that depending on whom you ask you’ll get a different answer on just what entails a day in the life of an HVAC technician. One thing is for sure; a career in the HVAC field is one that takes commitment that commensurate with adequate compensation and job opportunities. Good HVAC technicians can write their ticket when it comes to choosing their employer. Modern Air & Refrigeration will attempt to give you a glimpse into the exciting world of HVAC. Start of an HVAC Technician’s Day An HVAC technician’s day starts...

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Air Quality Testing is Necessary for Your Home

Air quality testing is not a topic you often hear about inside the home. For most of us, the only time we concern ourselves with the quality of the air in our home is when we burn something cooking. That nasty smell is not the only concern we should have about our air, however. Besides the workplace, home is where we spend most of our time. Low quality air in our home can lead to temporally, and in some cases, long term health problems. So what can you do to improve the air quality in your home? Modern Air & Refrigeration has a handy guide on the steps you can take to protect you...

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My AC Won’t Turn On

The worst has happened; your AC won’t turn on. Where do you go from here? If you’re like most homeowners panic has fully set in. You’re scratching your head trying to find the phone number of the last reliable HVAC company you dealt with for a hurried phone call. But fear not. Put that phone down for now and check out Modern Air & Refrigeration’s troubleshooting tips for an air conditioning unit that won’t turn on. If these tips fail, you then reach out to a local trusted HVAC contractor for help. AC Power Issues This tip might seem obvious to some but not all. Check your circuit breaker for your AC’s section. Often...

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Modern Air and Refrigeration Testimonials

The Modern Air and Refrigeration team is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to its clients. We were founded on values based on honesty, integrity and treating our clients like family. We have a selection of Modern Air and Refrigeration testimonials we have received over the years from clients like you point to the fact that we have been successful in adhering to those goals through our years of service. But don’t take our word for it check what some of our clients have to say about our services: Modern Air and Refrigeration Google Testimonials – 4.8 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews! “Jon did a semiannual service on our system. I...

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3 Ways to Lose Your HVAC Warranty

We rely on warranties to save us on hefty costs when things go wrong. Your HVAC system is no different. As a major cost, most HVAC systems come with a warranty for parts, repairs, faulty equipment, and others. Your HVAC warranty will vary depending on your manufacturer and the installing contractor. It behooves every owner to ensure that they are in compliance with their warranty requirements at all times in case any issues arise with their system. Modern Air & Refrigeration will outline today the top three pitfalls of an HVAC warranty. Failure to Register HVAC Warranty The last thing in your mind after finally getting that new AC is the paperwork required to...

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New HVAC System Features that Increase Your Home’s Value

Central AC is an after-thought for any home considered to be working and well maintained. This is especially true for areas such as Florida where the heat necessitates a cooling system to keep a home comfortable. Unfortunately, an HVAC system is considered an “invisible” feature for real estate purposes. It’s not as wowing as say brand new granite counters. The advent of new HVAC system smart features works to counter this common perception with parts you can see and feel, even from a cursory look. Modern Air & Refrigeration will explore the top three features for your new HVAC system to give it that “wow” factor. New HVAC System: Energy Efficient This first new...

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