Roadrunner Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Installation’

Why an AC Installation is not a DIY job

Monday, June 27th, 2022

Whether you consider yourself a DIY expert or someone who fixes small odd jobs around the house, there is a time and place for doing something yourself versus calling in the professionals.

A paint job – sure, you can do this yourself. Changing light bulbs and replacing door handles – simple DIY jobs. What about larger jobs though, like the installation of an air conditioning system?

When it comes to an AC installation, there are a few reasons why it is not a DIY job. In this article, we share a few reasons why it’s important that you call our pros for AC replacement in Santa Fe, NM

To start, you need to consider the old system.

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Central Air Conditioners vs. Ductless Air Conditioners: Which Is the Best?

Monday, June 28th, 2021

Is it time for you to replace your old air conditioner with a newer model? Buying a new HVAC system is not an easy decision. It is a major investment because it costs a lot of money, and it will affect the comfort of your home for years to come. Considering the number of options available in the market today, you might be wondering which one to choose.

One of the most significant things to consider when buying a new AC is getting a central air conditioner or a ductless system. Fortunately, we can help you make a more well-informed decision on that front.

In this post, we will compare the initial costs, running expenses, ease of installation, and other factors that can help you decide which type of air conditioner would be the right fit for your home.

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What to Know About AC SEER Ratings

Monday, August 24th, 2020

Is your aging air conditioner struggling, and leading you to wonder if it’s time to replace the system? Or perhaps you’re wondering if your current system is performing as efficiently as possible. Either way, it’s never a bad idea to learn about AC SEER ratings.

A SEER rating is the energy efficiency ratio of your air conditioner or heat pump, and this rating can guide your cooling system choices now and in the future. Read on to learn more!

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“Do I Really Need a Pro for My AC Installation?”

Monday, August 10th, 2020

If you’ve come across this blog post shortly after it was posted, it means we’re in the heat of summer right now. That means if you’re reading this specific title, you’re in a tight spot. After all, who would choose August to replace an air conditioner in Santa Fe?

That said, we understand your urge to rush into an air conditioner purchase. You want to get comfortable and get comfortable fast. But we really cannot understate the importance of taking it slow when it comes to a purchase of this caliber and trusting a pro for the installation.

Why? Because there are some specific steps we go through that you wouldn’t know how to manage unless you had the training and experience on how to do so.

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