Using Your Heater for the First Time of the Season

We woke up this morning and had to wear a sweater for the first time this season! In the past few days it has finally gotten cold enough here in Southwest Florida to force most of us to turn on our heater for the first time in many months. And if you turned it on …

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We Have Your Allergy Relief Solution!

Ah, it’s Fall here in Southwest Florida, the time when residents and snowbirds alike can start looking forward to slightly cooler and drier weather. Unfortunately, if you are one of the 40 million people in the U.S. who suffer from fall allergies, this time of year can be really hard to suffer through.  One of …

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Snowbird HVAC Inspection Tips

We want to be the first to welcome our snowbird customers back to Southwest Florida! When you first get back to your second home, there are several maintenance steps you should take with your air conditioner in the first week to ensure your HVAC unit is in tip top shape and ready to get you …

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When It Comes To AC Units. . . Size Matters

It’s been way more than 10-years, and you’ve started to notice that your ac is not really doing the job anymore. You’ve kept it diligently maintained, but it’s still past it’s warranty stage and you’ve noticed a little uptick in your electricity bill lately. So you know, it’s probably time to think about replacing it …

Common Reasons Your Air Conditioner Is Leaking

Here in Southwest Florida, we have an issue with humidity and wetness, which, in combination, can cause mold in your home. That’s one of the reasons the most common question we get asked about is air conditioner leaks. In general, AC leaks are the cause of about 90% of the calls air conditioning companies, like …

Resetting Your Air Conditioner’s Circuit Breaker

It’s May, the beginning of summer here in Southwest Florida, which is the beginning of stormy season. Our wonderful daily afternoon thunderstorms that keep our gardens so green, are also a source of frequent power outages. It usually only goes out for a little while and then comes back on, but sometimes when that happens, …

Our Maintenance Contract Keeps Your A/C Unit Efficient

Our Maintenance Contract Keeps Your A/C Unit Efficient

As we move toward the hot summer months, you need to make sure you have a maintenance contract with us! At Wayne Martin and Son, we offer annual A/C maintenance contracts to keep your air conditioning unit running as efficiently as possible. The contract includes regular maintenance (cleaning the drain lines, filters and coils) twice …

3 Types of Air Conditioning Units

3 Types of Air Conditioning Units

Here in Southwest Florida, this is such a wonderful time of the year! No wonder the snowbirds flock to us during these wonderful winter months, when the sun is shining but humidity is down and you can even have the windows open to let in a breeze. Soon though, you’ll be using your air conditioner …

Keeping Critters Out of Your HVAC System

It’s actually winter here in Southwest Florida, and just like you, the many critters that live here are feeling the cold and seeking ways to get warm. One of the ways to get warm is to come into your home. Now what does this have to do with your air conditioning system? There must be …

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Choosing The Right AC Filter

Many people get confused at which AC Filter to buy Proper home air filtration requires that you change the AC filters in your home on a regular basis, usually every 3 months and before you start to see  dust  accumulating on the surfaces of your furniture. And choosing the right filter can be confusing. Not …