Mike Smith Heating & Air Conditioning, LLC Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Sterlington’

3 Essential HVAC Systems for Expecting Mothers

Monday, March 25th, 2024

When a baby is on its way, we want everything to be perfect and ready to keep this precious little being as safe and comfortable as possible. And there are so many things to think about! What are the recommendations for safe sleep? What kind of diapers will be gentlest for the baby’s delicate skin? But we don’t always remember just how much of an impact the air in the baby’s environment will have.

Is the temperature just right for the baby, and does it stay consistent enough? Is it excessively humid? Is there mold? What allergens, bacteria, or viruses are floating around in the air in your home? There are 3 types of HVAC systems you should be paying close attention to as your baby’s arrival approaches. Here are our recommendations.

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Mid-Season Maintenance Goes a Long Way!

Monday, December 18th, 2023

Did you forget to make an appointment to have your heating system maintained in the fall? Don’t worry, it happens. The real question is what you should do now. Should you wait until next year to get heating maintenance? Or should you have it done mid-season? You should get it done right away. Here’s why.

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Now Is the Perfect Time for a Heat Pump

Monday, December 4th, 2023

In our area, heat pumps spend a lot of their time providing cooling. After all, they make fantastic replacements for traditional air conditioners, and for so much of the year, that’s exactly what we need in Louisiana. Many people purchase heat pumps in the spring and early summer specifically for that reason.

But we’d like you to consider something else. There’s no better time to get a heat pump than right now, at the end of the year. Why? Here are two very persuasive reasons.

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Keep Your Establishment Cool with Our Help

Monday, September 25th, 2023

As the owner of a business or a commercial property, you know how important it is to have partners in the upkeep of that property. This might include a cleaning service, a handyman, or a plumber you know you can always count on in an emergency. In Louisiana, it’s absolutely critical to keep your business establishment cool. To do that, you need a commercial HVAC service you can rely on. 

How can you choose the right HVAC company? Is it important for them to be experienced with commercial properties? What are the benefits of having a consistent partner in the care of your HVAC system? We’ve got the answers for you.

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3 Bad Noises Coming from an AC

Monday, September 11th, 2023

If a person isn’t feeling well, they can tell you in words. “I’m not doing so great. This is where it hurts.” But your air conditioner can’t do that. Similar to people, your air conditioner is likely to make unhappy noises when there’s a problem. But what do those noises mean? If you have an idea of what a strange air conditioner noise might mean, you’re more likely to take it seriously. Here are 3 noises you don’t want to hear!

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Going Pro Will Save You Money

Monday, May 22nd, 2023

When it comes to air conditioning installation, maintenance, or repair, it can be tempting to hire an amateur, a general property maintenance person, or attempt to DIY. It might seem at first glance that you could save some money that way. But be warned! The cost of hiring an amateur or working on your air conditioner yourself can be unexpectedly high. Professional AC technicians will actually save you money. Here’s how.

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3 Signs of Mold Growth on Your Ductless AC

Monday, May 8th, 2023

Ductless systems are amazing. They’re more efficient than central air conditioners, both because the motors are smaller and because they avoid the energy loss from leaky ductwork that is so common in central air systems. They can be installed in all kinds of situations where there is no room for ductwork. The ability to individually control the temperature of each zone is a benefit to your comfort as well as a way to cut down on your cooling bills. However, no system works perfectly all the time. One of the things you need to keep an eye out for with ductless AC systems is mold growth. Here’s what you should pay attention to.

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