We at Amber Air Conditioning know that not everyone has a background in HVAC air conditioning and heating system maintenance, or even how the systems work – even though all of us have HVAC systems and are cooled and warmed by them throughout the year. While we don’t expect to train the world on how HVAC systems and maintenance works, we do believe that a little background knowledge in these areas will help homeowners make more informed decisions on the HVAC services they are looking for; this is why we work hard every month to bring our clients and readers helpful heating and air conditioning tips, HVAC resources, and warnings about what homeowners should lookout for during the various seasons in the year. Follow our blog to enrich your knowledge of your home HVAC system:

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How is HVAC Energy Efficiency Measured?

If you’re in the market for a new HVAC system, it might be hard to navigate all the confusing terminology and acronyms to find out which system is right for you. Most homeowners are concerned about energy efficiency as they want to keep their monthly energy bills low. However, it can be hard to understand

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Why We Love the Infinity Smart Thermostat (And You Should Too!)

There’s a good chance that you’ve heard other homeowners talking about the smart thermostat. And for good reason! Smart thermostats make it easy for you to stay comfortable no matter what the temperature or weather conditions may be outside. Not only that, but smart thermostats can help you become more energy efficient and save more

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3 Common Misconceptions About Energy Efficiency

We all have some pre-conceived notions in our heads about what it means to be energy-efficient. Whether you are picturing someone who lives off the grid or envisioning a smart house full of the latest technological gadgets to measure energy usage, the truth is that energy efficiency can be pretty simple. We know that saving

Buying a New HVAC System in 2017? Check Out These Financing Options

We at Amber Air Conditioning, Inc. recognize the importance of keeping your home comfortable and livable. We also understand that HVAC systems can be quite costly for many homeowners. Since you shouldn’t have to worry about money coming in between you and your home’s comfort, we’re happy to offer many financing options that are flexible

Save Money this Holiday Season with These Tips for Home Comfort

The holiday season is upon us, and along with celebrating, many homeowners are also considering how their heating bill may rise during the colder months. As a holiday gift to our readers, we’re giving away some great tips that will help you save money on energy bills this season. These simple ideas are easy to

The Benefits of Buying from a Family-Owned Business

If you have ever hired or bought products from a family-owned company then you may already be aware that these types of businesses can offer special benefits to consumers. Family-owned businesses have a reputation for providing quality customer service and remaining dedicated to offering quality products and services. At Amber Air Conditioning, we like to

What is a Smart Thermostat, and Why Should I Care?

When you hear the phrase “smart technology,” your mind may instantly think of your smartphone. But did you know that the same technology used to power our smart phones and tablets can also be used to help you keep your home comfortable? Smart thermostats are a newer HVAC technology that has changed the way that

Can I Close AC Vents in Unused Rooms to Save Money?

Can I Close AC Vents in Unused Rooms to Save Money?

If you usually use only a few rooms in your home, you may think that closing off a few vents will save money. In reality, closing off vents will not reduce the amount of work your air conditioner needs to do. In fact, it may cause your AC unit to work harder. The Role of

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Why Does the Temperature in Your Home Matter?

  Consider how much time you spend inside your home. For most families, the home serves as a sanctuary away from work and other daily responsibilities. Your home should be a safe and comfortable space that allows you to get things done when you want to and relax when you need it. For these reasons

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Thinking of Living Off-Grid? 3 Heating & Cooling Tips for Homesteaders

  More and more American families are choosing to live off-grid or at least adopt some of the practices of homesteaders in order to make a more positive impact on their environment. Even if you are not planning to live completely off the grid, these alternative heating and cooling options can help you reduce energy