Condensing unit and compressor- What is the difference?

February 18, 2017

By: Patricia Cermignano Condensing Unit and Compressor. You’ve heard these terms before, but do you really know what each term means and what their significant differences are? Condensing Unit- The Condensing Unit is the official name for the outdoor HVAC unit. Condensing Units can either be an air conditioning unit or a heat pump. A typical HVAC Condensing Unit has: A Compressor to increase the pressure of refrigerant to keep the liquid refrigerant moving along A Fan for blowing the outside air through the heat exchanger to help cool the refrigerant A Condensing Coil

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What to Look for In An Air Conditioning Company

February 7, 2017

For most of us, a house represents the largest financial investment we’ll ever make. That means finding a company to handle your AC needs is of utmost importance, as well. The company you pick will be your partner in choosing and maintaining your home’s HVAC unit, which has consequences you might not have thought about. Since cooling and heating can account for almost half of a typical homeowner’s energy costs, making the right decision can have an impact on your financial well-being, in addition to the comfort of you and your family. For years, people in Pennsylvania have trusted Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc

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Should I Continue Repairing My AC Unit?

February 7, 2017

For most of us, a house represents the largest financial investment we’ll ever make. That means finding a company to handle your AC needs is of utmost importance, as well. The company you pick will be your partner in choosing and maintaining your home’s HVAC unit, which has consequences you might not have thought about. Since cooling and heating can account for almost half of a typical homeowner’s energy costs, making the right decision can have an impact on your financial well-being, in addition to the comfort of you and your family. For years, people in Pennsylvania have trusted Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc

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Tech tip of the month- January: What to do if you smell gas?

January 18, 2017

By: Patricia Cermignano Knowing what to do if you think you smell gas in your home is critical, which is why we made our January Tech Tip of the Month on this topic. Additionally, it is also imperative to understand the two different types of gas- Propane and Natural- so you know what to look for if you are ever in a situation where you smell gas. Propane Gas- Propane gas is stored as a liquid under pressure in tanks and cylinders that are located outside and in close proximity to your house. When liquid propane converts

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New Year’s Resolutions for your HVAC system

December 28, 2016

Can you believe that it’s almost 2017? With the new year just around the corner, it is a great time to start thinking about your New Year’s resolutions. While most resolutions involve improving habits to increase healthier lifestyles or saving money, it is important to remember to set goals for your home as well. To help craft your home’s New Year’s resolutions, Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc has created a list of their top eight recommended HVAC New Year’s resolutions that are all easy to incorporate into your daily routine and will help improve your home’s air quality and save money on your utility

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How to prepare your home before your winter vacation

October 15, 2016

Winter is quickly approaching. This means that many people are planning holiday family visits or winter vacations. In addition to packing the correct clothes and holiday gifts, it is equally as important to prepare your home. Similar to our summer checklist, Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc created a “Home Preparation Checklist for Winter Vacations” as a guide to help make the packing and home preparation process stress-free and easy.   It is important to have a trusted neighbor or family member check on your house daily while you are away. Especially during the cold

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How to prepare your home before your summer vacation

June 29, 2016

The Fourth of July is just a few days away. This means that many people will be leaving town to go on vacation. In addition to packing the correct clothes and travel documents, it is equally as important to prepare your home. We, at Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc, created a “Home Preparation Checklist for Summer Vacations” as a guide to help make the packing and home preparation process easy and stress-free.   No one wants to come home from vacation to find their house broken into or a flood in the basement. By

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