Category Archives: Air Conditioning

History of Air Conditioning and Heating

Although they have become every-day items, air-conditioning and heating were once considered luxuries. Let’s explore their fascinating history! The History of Air-conditioning Long ago, the ancient Egyptians understood the evaporating process and hung wet clothes on the doorways to cool … Continue reading

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AC Filter Maintenance

AC units don’t only regulate temperatures; they also contribute to your healthy breathing by improving air quality in your home. This only works if the filter is clean and therefore able to do its job! Cleaning or replacing your AC … Continue reading

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AC Malfunctions

Did you know that homeowners in the US spend $11 billion powering their AC annually? Preventing malfunctions doesn’t only keep your head cool; it also prevents unnecessarily high energy bills. The following tips can help you identify common malfunctions. Compressor … Continue reading

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Three mistakes AC owners make

The temperatures are rising and you will soon need your air conditioner. Now is the time to make sure it functions correctly. We have compiled three common mistakes home owners make when maintaining their air conditioning systems, and tips on … Continue reading

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The History of Air Conditioning

In today’s America, air conditioning is often taken for granted. In fact, according to the Energy Information Administration, 100 million American homes have air conditioners, adding up to 87% of all American households. However, it has not always been like … Continue reading

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Air Conditioner Tips and Myths

Although air conditioners do contribute significantly to our well-being during the hot summer days, many people don’t know how to use them properly. Misleading myths are one of the reasons for this. We took it upon ourselves to debunk three … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Custom Duct Work

Whether you are building new, remodeling, or simply need repairs or replacement; knowing that you have quality product and quality work done means everything. This should also apply to your heating and air-conditioning duct work. When custom duct work is … Continue reading

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Spring is time for buds on the trees, birds chirping and…air conditioner checks

Spring is finally here and it’s the best time to schedule an annual air conditioning tune-up.  Maintenance is key to preventing small problems from becoming large, expensive ones.  Why wait until it’s 100 degrees and that problem you weren’t aware … Continue reading

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Doug’s is proud to be a York® dealer

Before York®  began making ice machines in 1874, ice had to be shipped from the Great Lakes. The company in York, Pennsylvania, expanded their expertise in refrigeration into other products. In 1914, York installed in the Empire Theater in Montgomery, … Continue reading

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If you are looking to purchase a new air conditioner here are a few tips to help you out!

With summer right around the corner, its time to make sure your air conditioners is working in full gear. • Do your research- make sure you are taking the time too look around at all of your options. You want … Continue reading

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