Air Conditioning Articles

AC Maintenance Checklist

June 7, 2024
AC Maintenance Checklist. Couple at computer.

Can you imagine a scorching hot day here in Quincy without air conditioning? During those dog days of summer, your air conditioning system can be your very best friend.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

May 17, 2024
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Take some of the following ideas from our professionals at Bruening Heating, Air Conditioning, & Fireplaces to heart and make some money-saving resolutions today.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

August 15, 2023
ac fan spinning

In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems.

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Air Conditioner Maintenance in Quincy, IL, 62353

July 24, 2023

“Air conditioner not cooling, sent Jeff for review the next day. Found issue and corrected. Jeff gave information of how everything works and need for proper air circulation. Checked everything out and adjusted where needed. Great job and as always he was very polite and proffessional and knowledgeable about his work. Thanks!”

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When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner?

July 14, 2023
When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner? - Fan off the top of Air Conditioner Condenser during maintenance

Replacing your filter monthly and seasonal maintenance is crucial for a long-lasting air conditioner. Call us for all the info today.

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AC and Allergies

June 15, 2023
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Bruening Heating, Air Conditioning, & Fireplaces has a team of home comfort experts ready to find the perfect solution for your lifestyle.

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 5

May 31, 2023
Video - Which Air Quality Equipment Should I Install? Inside a home looking out a window at a front yard and an American flag.

Keep your windows closed day and night. This will keep your home cool and prevent your AC from using more energy.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

May 15, 2023
Image of technician fiddling with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

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

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Air Conditioning Noise Concerns

August 4, 2022
Air Conditioning Noise Concerns. Air vent.

Have a Bruening Heating, Air Conditioning, & Fireplaces expert evaluate your air conditioner today—we’re always happy to help!

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 1

June 30, 2022
Energy Saving Tip 1. Grill =.

It is no secret that your oven will toast your house up and cooking on a cold day is nice sometimes, but on a hot day it will warm your house up in an unnecessary way. Try to utilize the opportunity you might have to cook outside.

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Know Your AC System

June 10, 2022
Know Your AC System

Our team at Bruening Heating, Air Conditioning, & Fireplaces wants to share our knowledge with you so you can extend the life of your air conditioner, avoid costly repairs, and save energy and money.

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Video- The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

May 16, 2022
Video- The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

The best time of year to have your AC serviced is spring, even if you reside in a locale with pretty warm weather all year long.

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

September 8, 2021
central air conditioner in Mendon

Air conditioners do so much more than just cool, like dehumidify your home or business and help keep your inside air cleaner. Understanding a bit of its basic components and how they work can help you identify a problem or malfunction when it occurs. 

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

August 3, 2021
Hands on white air vent

It’s the first really hot day of summer in Quincy when the floor fans and the open windows just don’t cut it anymore. You head over to your thermostat and select “air conditioner” and wait for that refreshing icy air to start blowing out of your vents. When you check a few minutes later, you feel only hot air. Why?

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

July 6, 2021
Man in a blue shirt does window installation

Our team at Bruening Heating, Air Conditioning & Fireplaces wants to help you prevent heat from building up inside your home as much as possible so that your air conditioner can be more effective and efficient. Here are some tips to consider.

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

June 3, 2021
thermostat adjustment

When an air conditioner (AC) turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling. It’s fairly common, but when this happens it means there’s something wrong with your air conditioner. So what should you do?

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Why Do I Need Air Conditioner Maintenance Now?

May 11, 2021
Air conditioner maintenance in Mendon

At Bruening 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.

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