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Air Conditioners: Process of Producing Cool Air

Over the years, air conditioners have changed and improved for better and reliable comfort. These improvements include better efficiency and less energy costs. As manufacturers continue on enhancing these appliances, the basic principle doesn’t really change. And if you are an owner of one of these highly needed appliances, then it is important to know and understand the process of how they produce cooled air.

Air conditioner’s cooling cycle:

Before we dive into how it starts working, know that the process is dependent on some of matter’s basic properties. One of which is when evaporation occurs in one substance. As it turns to gas, it’ll absorb the heat from its … continue reading

The Edge of an HVAC Tech Certified by NATE

Whatever your heating and cooling needs, it is crucial to select a reliable HVAC technician.  This is especially true if you require a new HVAC unit installed since your new appliance will simply not work properly if it’s not installed properly.  One way to make sure everything is done right the first time is to go with a NATE-certified HVAC tech.

The non-profit organization, the North American Technician Excellence (NATE), offers certification to HVAC technicians practicing in North America. To qualify for NATE certification, technicians must pass multiple tests that prove their industry knowledge and skill set.

After everything is done, NATE issues certification to HVAC techs who passed the … continue reading