Air Conditioner Maintenance Plan - ASM's DIY Maintenance Guide

Air Conditioner Maintenance Plan - ASM's DIY Maintenance Guide

We’ve been getting a lot of emails lately about a do-it-yourself air conditioner maintenance plan, so, per your request, here’s the plan.  To be honest, I can’t help but rol...
What is a Split Air Conditioner?  Split vs Packaged AC Units

What is a Split Air Conditioner? Split vs Packaged AC Units

We are often asked the question, what is a split air conditioner?  But the difference between a split air conditioner and a packaged AC unit is simpler than you might think.  ...

What's a Good Seer Rating?  The Truth About High SEER Air Conditioners.

What's a Good Seer Rating? The Truth About High SEER Air Conditioners.

We are often asked, what is a good SEER rating?  But, there is more to a good SEER rating than than meets the eye.  Those of you who have read our articles before, know that we are a small,...

Nest vs Lyric Review - A Programmable Thermostat Comparison

Nest vs Lyric Review - A Programmable Thermostat Comparison

As technology becomes more and more user friendly, the HVAC industry is finally catching up by introducing the newest generation of programmable thermostats – the smart thermostat.  We ha...

Trane vs Lennox Air Conditioner Review - ASM Consumer Review

Trane vs Lennox Air Conditioner Review - ASM Consumer Review

People spend a lot of time discussing which brand of air conditioner is the best, and since we base most of our posts on customer requests, today we will be discussing our Trane vs Lennox air co...

The Best Time to Buy an Air Conditioner

The Best Time to Buy an Air Conditioner

We base our posts on the questions our customers ask most often, and we are often asked about the best time to buy an air conditioner.  Those of you who have read our articles before, know ...

What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat To?  The Best Thermostat Setting

What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat To? The Best Thermostat Setting

Finding the best thermostat setting and figuring out what temperature to set your thermostat to can save you a ton of money each year…and saving money on energy costs is a hot topic ...

Hysteresis Thermostat - What is it and What Does it Do?

Hysteresis Thermostat - What is it and What Does it Do?

What is a hysteresis thermostat and what does it do?  At All Systems Mechanical air conditioning Santa Clarita, we specialize in the installation and repair of residential and commercial air con...

Ceiling Fans vs. AC - Do Ceiling Fans Save Energy?

Ceiling Fans vs. AC - Do Ceiling Fans Save Energy?

We base a lot of our posts on the questions we get asked most often on the job.  The debate of ceiling fans vs. AC is one which I’ve avoided spouting about online for some time ...

Air Conditioner Won't Cool?  Some Troubleshooting Tips

Air Conditioner Won't Cool? Some Troubleshooting Tips

Asking an air conditioning guy why your air conditioner won’t cool is kind of like asking a mechanic why your car won’t run – there are a million reasons.  Since we are aske...