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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HVAC Service Technician Wanted!

Are you an HVAC service technician looking to join one of the fastest growing HVAC providers in Sarasota? Modern Air & Refrigeration is looking for an HVAC/R service technician to join our team of service superstars. We offer top wages and benefits to our employees with support and a clear path to achieve your maximum potential. Our team exists in the rarefied air, soaring among Eagles. The Modern Air Difference We know how to appreciate good employees. We provide numerous commission & bonus opportunities to make above average pay, on-call rotation every 4th week, year round work, company sponsored tool purchase/replacement program, continuing education programs and regular training, apprenticeship program, alternative insurance programs, group...

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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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Top 3 HVAC Contract Red Flags

The word contract evokes feelings of dread and fear in the hearts of many homeowners and business owners. An HVAC contract is no different. The pros of entering into an HVAC contract are numerous. But the cons are just as pervasive. Modern Air and Refrigeration has curated a list of the top three HVAC contract red flags you should look for before signing on that bottom line. Use this list to protect your business or wallet from unwarranted fees that don’t translate into more services. One-Page HVAC Contract Nightmare This first HVAC contract red flag is a sneaky one. One-page contracts fulfill the need for many a consumer for simple terms. An easy to...

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Walk-in Cooler Maintenance Tips

A walk-in cooler is a critical major investment for any business in the food service industry. A faulty or broken cooler could lead to a stoppage of business operations and a loss of major inventory. This would be disastrous for operations. This is why it’s crucial that you keep your walk-in cooler in great shape to avoid any of these problems from plaguing your business. Besides hiring walk-in cooler experts like Modern Air and Refrigeration of Bradenton, there are several steps you can take to increase the lifetime of your cooler. Walk-in Cooler Condensing Unit All the components of your walk-in cooler are important but some more so than others. None are as significant...

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Air Sealing Your Home: Summer AC Preparations

Summer is just around the corner. And summer temperatures bring summer electric bills. Your AC system represents a significant percentage of that electric bill. Consequently one of the biggest causes of that ballooning bill is air leaks around your home. Air sealing is a critical component of reducing AC heating and cooling waste, especially in extreme temperatures. Modern Air and Refrigeration of Sarasota is here to help! We have gathered information on the consequences of air leaks, with remediation methods to help your air sealing efforts. The Effect of Air Leaks Heating and cooling can account to up to 54% of your energy consumption, depending on your home, air leaks may represent more than...

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