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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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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Three Ways to Save on Spring Energy Bills

Every season comes with its own heating and cooling challenges. Spring is no different with its constant dips into winter and hints to the upcoming summer. Whatever the season, we can all benefit from more of our hard earned dollars staying in our bank accounts. Modern Air and Refrigeration of Sarasota has you covered on your spring energy bills this year. We’ve put together our top three tips to save your hard earned cash for other spring activities through saving on energy costs. Let the Fresh Air In! Your home might be suffering from locked-in syndrome, from being locked down tight all winter. The colder air leads homeowners to batten down the hatches so...

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