Air Conditioning Articles

Spring Money-Saving Tips

May 15, 2024
Spring Money-Saving Tips. Thermostat on a pile of money.

If you can reduce that usage in Lutherville, you will be able to make a difference in our environment and save yourself some money as well. Take some of the following ideas from our professionals at Ground Loop Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. to heart and make some money-saving resolutions today.

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

July 17, 2023
Ductless heat pump outside of home by a plant.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

June 20, 2023
Image of technician working with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

It’s about to heat up here in Lutherville. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Maryland summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

July 19, 2022
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When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well informed. The good news is technology has made it easy to gather a great deal of information in a short period of time. The bad news is there are so many makes and models of air conditioners available, the entire process can get quickly overwhelming.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 14, 2022
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In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Annapolis home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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Why Ductless Is the Way to Go

May 13, 2022
Ductless unit pictured on a wall.

You deserve the most comfort at the best price in your Maryland home or business. You want reliable heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) at reasonable prices. You want fresh, clean air so you and your loved ones can enjoy a healthy home.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 16, 2022
Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now? Service technician testing a furnace.

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Ground Loop Heating & Air Conditioning we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in Darlington.

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AC Equipment Shortage: What You Need to Know

August 31, 2021
Air conditioner with maintenance tools and service reminder in residential back yard

The HVAC industry is still managing a parts shortage. Thusly, some AC repairs could be delayed. Here’s what you should know about the delay.

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Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

August 13, 2021
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If your AC is turning on and off frequently, your system is short cycling. Here are several reasons this is happening and how to fix them.

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Consider a Ductless AC System

June 30, 2021
Ductless AC in Living Room

Our team wants you to be well-informed informed about your cooling options, one of which includes a ductless AC system for your home.

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

June 14, 2021
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Our team wants you to be aware, prepared, and ready to solve these common AC issues so your home can stay cool this summer.

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Does an AC Help With Allergies?

April 30, 2021
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Does an air conditioner help with allergies? Yes. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity.

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

August 19, 2020
Air Conditioner

Want to know more about your home’s air conditioner? We want you to know all about your system to help keep it running for years to come.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

July 30, 2020
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Is your air conditioner making a strange noise? Our team wants to help by showing you the most common AC noises and what they mean.

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Understanding a SEER Rating

June 30, 2020
Understanding a SEER Rating

Buying a new air conditioner can be a daunting task, especially since there are so many factors in choosing the best one for your home. One of the most confusing elements of AC units is the SEER rating. One might see a marking such as 14 SEER or 16 SEER on an appliance, but not know what it means.

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