What is a Ductless Air Conditioner?

What is a Ductless Air Conditioner? Most of us are familiar with the standard split central air conditioning systems – the AC unit outside and the furnace or air handler inside. But are you familiar with a ductless air conditioner? These ductless, mini-split air conditioners are amazing.Mini splits are most commonly used in room additions, attics, garages and small apartments where extending the ductwork to that particular area isn’t feasible.  They are not meant to cool the whole house. Like central systems, mini-splits have two main...

Choosing the Right Air Conditioning System

Choosing the Right Air Conditioning System If you are building a new home, upgrading to a more energy efficient air conditioning system, or installing central air conditioning for the first time, there is a lot to consider. If you have the traditional split system (AC unit outside and furnace or air handler inside) you will most likely need to replace both units at the same time, with matched models from the same manufacturer. In this way, you can ensure the system will work properly, and work at peak efficiency.Correctly sized air conditi...

Air Conditioning Facts and Figures

Air Conditioning Facts and Figures Air conditioning your home in Alabama can really take a bite out of your bank account. But there are ways you can save – by being more energy efficient and more informed. The Energy Department’s Energy Saver 101 infographic covers everything you need to know, from how air conditioning works to the different types of cooling systems available.Climatemp offers air conditioning repair and installation, furnace repair and installation and HVAC service contracts to customers throughout the Gulf ...

Tips to Make Your Air Conditioning System Last Longer

Tips to Make Your Air Conditioning System Last Longer A lot of us turn on the air conditioning in the spring and don’t turn if off again until late fall, and don’t think about it much unless something goes wrong. But just like your car, your air conditioning system needs regular tune-ups and preventive maintenance to keep it running at peak performance.We’ve listed a few tips here.1) Change your filter. The simplest and most effective way to keep your air conditioning running smoothly is changing your filter once a month. If you...

What to Look for When You Need Heating and Cooling Services

What to Look for When You Need Heating and Cooling Services If you need heating and cooling services, and you need them now, take a few moments to do a little homework before you hire someone to do air conditioning repair or furnace repair. You may be in a rush to get things fixed, but you need to be careful who you hire. Local HVAC Services First, it’s always smart to stick with a company that specializes in HVAC services. While many general handyman companies may do some things with AC units, a company that specializes in air conditionin...

Authorized Carrier Dealers in Gulf Shores AL

Authorized Carrier Dealers in Gulf Shores AL At Climatemp, we are factory authorized Carrier dealers for Mobile AL and surrounding areas, including Saraland, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Foley, Daphne, Fairhope, Spanish Fort, and surrounding areas in Mobile and Baldwin County.We are proud to install and service heating and air conditioning products from the company founded by the man who invented the modern central air conditioning system – Willis Carrier. What does it mean to be Carrier Dealers? Check out the following information from th...

Your Heating and Air Conditioning System – Repair or Replace?

Your Heating and Air Conditioning System – Repair or Replace? Is your air conditioning on the fritz? Did your furnace seem to be on its last legs by the end of winter? If you answered yes to either of these questions, call Climatemp today at 251-408-9744 to schedule heating and air conditioning service. We serve the greater Mobile area, including Saraland, Daphne, Fairhope, Spanish Fort, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and Foley.We offer air conditioning repair and gas furnace repair 24/7, with no overtime charges. We offer same day service to...

Air Conditioning Troubleshooting

Air Conditioning Troubleshooting If you’re having problems with your central air conditioning, there are a few things you may want to check before calling Climatemp for air conditioning repair services. While we are happy to provide air conditioning service 24/7, you may be able to save yourself the cost of a service call if it’s something simple.IF YOUR SYSTEM ISN’T RUNNING:Check to make sure your thermostat is set in cooling mode. Usually that just involves a toggle switch. Or turning your system ON if you turned it off after y...

HVAC Glossary of Terms

HVAC Glossary of Terms Like any industry, the HVAC industry has its own language, including a lot of acronyms. Courtesy of the folks at Carrier, here is a list of some common terms, and their definitions.If you need air conditioning or heating repair or new installation, call Climatemp at (888)877-4147. We serve Mobile and Baldwin County areas, including Gulf Shores AL and Spanish Fort.AFUEAnnual Fuel Utilization Efficiency. Indicated as a percentage, your furnace's AFUE tells you how much energy is being converted to heat. For ...

Air Conditioning 101

Air Conditioning 101Here on the Gulf Coast of Alabama, it helps to know a little about how your air conditioning system works. Many of us take our air conditioning systems for granted. We expect to be able to toggle the air conditioning on in the first warm day of spring.Climatemp specializes in central air conditioning repair and air conditioning installation in Gulf Shores AL, Mobile, Orange Beach, Daphne, Spanish Fort and Saraland areas. As authorized Carrier dealers for the Mobile and Baldwin County area, we know a thing or two a...