Air Conditioner Depreciation

Air Conditioner Depreciation And Rental Unit Owners Concerns

Air Conditioner Depreciation

A recent report concluded that the Phoenix metro area has the 4th highest rental rate in the United States. From apartment complexes to condos or rental single-family homes, more property owners are seeing the value of investing in housing and renting it to occupants.  It’s well understood that one of the biggest advantages of owning a rental property is the tax benefits and deductions available to the owner. However, when you replace or fix a major appliance inside a rental property, a major consideration is the taxes potentially paid or deducted. And when you have to replace the AC system, you might want to consider air conditioner depreciation as a cost effective method to spread your tax savings and investment over a long-term period.

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why is my air conditioner freezing up

Why is My Central Air Conditioning Freezing Up?

why is my air conditioner freezing upAs the hot months of the summer approach, many of us worry about our air conditioner’s ability to keep up with the increased workload. An air conditioner that is frequently freezing up can be a serious, stressful situation, making it a good idea to learn about some of the common causes of AC freezing. If you’ve been wondering: Why is my central air conditioning freezing up? Here are a few of the most common causes of this issue and how you can get help.

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5 Top Rated Smart Thermostats for Arizona Homeowners

5 Top Rated Smart Thermostats for Arizona Homeowners

5 Top Rated Smart Thermostats for Arizona HomeownersOne of the hottest trends for homeowners in Arizona is choosing to update their home into a smart home. While there are several pieces of equipment that you need for a smart home, the most important is a smart thermostat. With a smart thermostat, you’ll be able to more efficiently heat and cool your home and save big money on your energy bills. Read more

Nest Thermostat tips and tricks

3 Life Changing Nest Thermostat Tips and Tricks

Nest Thermostat tips and tricksSmart home technologies are becoming increasingly popular with homeowners across the country, and one of the most exciting pieces of smart tech on the market today is the Nest Thermostat. A completely digital smart thermostat, the Nest thermostat can help to improve the energy efficiency of your home and make sure that your family always has their optimal level of comfort.

If you’ve been thinking about adding a Nest to your home, one of the most important things you can do is to learn about some of the amazing tips and tricks available to you with this system. Discover a few exciting Nest Thermostat tips and tricks and find out how this smart technology can make your life easier. Read more

how long should an air conditioner run

How Long Should an Air Conditioner Run During a Day?

how long should an air conditioner runYour air conditioner is one of the most important pieces of equipment in your home. Without a properly running air conditioner, you won’t be able to regulate the temperature of your home or keep your family comfortable. To make sure that their air conditioning system lasts as long as possible, many homeowners want to know how long their air conditioner should run during the day and how they can get the most efficiency out of their system.

Find out how long should an air conditioner run and find out what to do if your system seems to be running more than you would like. Read more

new technology in the HVAC field

Green Home Living: New Technology in the HVAC Field

new technology in the HVAC fieldOne of the most exciting trends for homeowners across the country is the use of green technology. While every area of your home can benefit from the use of green tech, perhaps the most beneficial use of green technology is in your HVAC system.

In recent years, there have been several exciting developments in green HVAC technology, and if you’re interested in improving the energy efficiency of your home, it’s important that you learn about these new technologies. Read about some of the best new technology in the HVAC field and find out how a plumbing contractor can help install this tech in your home. Read more

AC hot air problem

3 Causes of an AC Hot Air Problem from My HVAC Unit

AC hot air problemWhen you turn on your air conditioner, you expect to be cooled down in a manner of moments, which is what makes it so frustrating when only hot air comes out of your AC system. If you notice that your air conditioning unit is blowing only hot air, there are a few possible causes that you should examine to fix the problem.

By getting a few tips and a little professional guidance, you should be able to diagnose why hot air is blowing from your air conditioner. Read about some of the potential causes of your AC hot air problem and find out how you can get your system back up and running. Read more

AZ Monsoon Season Ending: What Now for Your AC Unit?

AZ monsoon seasonAfter two long months, monsoon season in Arizona is almost at an end. While this extremely wet time of year has its advantages, the prolonged, often intense rains can have serious effects on your home, including air conditioning units. Although a/c units are specifically designed to withstand the stresses of life outdoors, monsoon season is a different beast from the typical Arizona weather, and once the season is over it’s likely that your unit needs a little dedicated attention to restore normal function. Fortunately, with a little patience and some help from a/c experts, it’s not as hard as you might think to bring your a/c unit back up to speed after an intense season.

Keep reading to learn about what’s next for your a/c unit after the long AZ monsoon season and how you can get maintenance help. Read more

condensate drain line cleaning

Why is a Condensate Drain Line Cleaning Important?

condensate drain line cleaningOut of all the useful duties that your air conditioner performs, the one that is most overlooked is how it removes excess moisture from the air. However, every drop of moisture that your air conditioner removed has to go somewhere, and this is the purpose of the condensation line in your air conditioner. It is important, however, to not take your condensate line for granted and periodically clean it. Read on to learn the importance of condensate drain line cleaning and how regular maintenance can help improve your system’s efficiency and save you money long term. Read more

rebates for air conditioning units

How to Find Rebates for Air Conditioning Units in Tempe

rebates for air conditioning unitsIf you live in the Tempe area, and you are thinking about installing a new air conditioning system in your home, then it is important to know that a new system can be expensive. However, before taking the plunge and buying a new system, it is always a good idea to look around. Fortunately, there are plenty of easy ways to find rebates for air conditioning units, incentives and discounts on the installation and maintenance of your AC system. Read more