Ways to Lower Humidity in Your Home

Here in Southwest Florida the two biggest complaints people tend to have are that it’s too hot and it’s too humid. Humidity often makes the heat feel even more uncomfortable. But not only is it uncomfortable, it makes your air conditioner work harder to cool the room, and high levels of humidity are bad for …

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10 Reasons Your Air Flow is Low

Welcome to summer in Southwest Florida! Wow, it’s already been a really hot one, and judging by the number of repair calls we’ve been getting, it is absolutely taxing people’s air conditioning systems. We are here for all of your HVAC repair needs, but we thought we’d give you a few things to look at …

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Indoor Air Quality: Now More Important Than Ever

Due to the global pandemic, many of us here in SWFL are spending more time than ever in the house. The problem with that is how poor the indoor air quality is in most houses. According to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) statistics, indoor air quality is quite often five times more polluted than the air …

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Air Purifiers Help Keep Your Home Clean and Safe

Everyone is worried about this whole thing with the coronavirus, and here in SWFL we certainly have a high number of older people who are considered to be the most vulnerable population for any kind of virus-based health issues. What’s that got to do with an air conditioning company? Well, given that we know you …

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Freon Phased Out in 2020, Now What?

Freon or R-22 was the standard refrigerant in air conditioners for many years. Refrigerant is the component that cools the air in your HVAC system before it is circulated throughout your home. However, as of Jan. 1, 2020, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) no longer allows it to be manufactured in the United States or …

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth the Peace of Mind

What is the price of peace of mind, cost savings, cleaner air, and increased comfort? At Wayne Martin & Son Air Conditioning it’s as little as $150 a year for a yearly HVAC maintenance contract! Think about it, your air conditioning unit cost you thousands of dollars when you had it installed. Isn’t it worth …

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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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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, …