It’s been hot lately. If you live on the coast, it’s been really hot, because most coastal homes are not built with air conditioning units. So the question you may be asking yourself is when is it the right time to install an air conditioning unit. Here are some tips:
- If you feel the heat is damaging your belongings. If you have a “hot spot” in your home, such as a south or west facing room with many windows it’s possible that items in that room are being damaged due to continued exposure to heat. Plants and stored foods can be greatly impacted by an overheated room.
- If the heat is causing you continual discomfort in your home. Even if it is hot 30 days a year those 30 days can be torturous. If you are very uncomfortable in your home because of the lack of ventilation and the in ability to cool your home because of lack of air conditioning, it may be time to have a unit installed.
- Improve your home’s value. Having an air conditioning unit installed will increase your home’s value. When it’s time to sell your home, those moving into this community may find it strange that so many homes do NOT have air conditioning because they are relocating from an area where air conditioning units are more common. They will feel more comfortable buying a home equipped with an air conditioning unit.
- If you are ready for better indoor climate control, it may be time to have a unit installed. Having the ability to both heat and cool your home and maintain a fairly constant temperature in your home may be a necessity for you and having an air conditioning unit installed with give you that control. If you do go ahead, make sure you also install fiberglass windows and doors for arizona as they preserve the cool air in your home.
If you’ve decided you are ready to have an air conditioning unit installed in your home I’d recommend calling the experts at Wighton’s Heating & Cooling www.wightons.com