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Geothermal Basics

October 19, 2018

Geothermal Heating capitalizes on the fact that temperatures in the earth remain fairly constant when you dig just a few feet below the surface. Whether you live somewhere that temperatures fluctuate or somewhere with a more constant temperature, the temperature below the surface stays relatively the same. This is because the ground absorbs 47% of…

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Leaky Ducts

October 15, 2018

Ductwork is a hidden element that is crucial to your home comfort. Ductwork is the system by which warm or cool air circulates throughout your home. It is essential to have well maintained and cared for ductwork in your home. Most of it is hidden behind walls or in places that are not as frequently…

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Heat Pump Facts

September 26, 2018

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat from your…

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Going Ductless: The Heating and Cooling Systems of the Future

September 20, 2018

Are you looking for air conditioning that’s simple to install, silent, and costs 30-40% less per month than traditional systems to operate? Ductless air systems offer a simple but sophisticated alternative to HVAC systems. They currently require a larger up-front investment, but will save you money in the long run. At Air Handlers we’re committed…

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Why is my Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 16, 2018

Your air conditioning unit will always make some noise when running, and older units are louder than newer ones, so consider the age of your unit before getting too concerned about the noise that it is making. At Air Handlers, we recommend a maintenance inspection at least once a year to inspect the health of…

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Why is my Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

August 10, 2018

What happens when you turn on your air conditioning unit and it blows hot or warm air? There are many reasons this might be happening, but we know it is not acceptable here in Chesapeake, VA. We want to keep you cool at Air Handlers, so here are a few simple things that you can…

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Ductless Maintenance

July 24, 2018

A ductless, or mini-split, heating and cooling system is a splendid choice for your home and a worthwhile investment. It offers many benefits, and you can enjoy them all for years to come if you maintain the system on a consistent basis. You definitely want to protect your investment. By not keeping up with the…

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How Do Air Conditioners Work?

July 24, 2018

An air conditioner is a standard appliance in interior comfort. The Energy Information Administration reports that 87% of homes have an AC unit and they account for almost 20% of yearly electricity consumption in the US. At Air Handlers of Chesapeake, VA, we believe that knowledge is power – the more you know about the…

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Air Conditioning Components

June 22, 2018

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Air Handlers, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components? Air conditioners keep your Virginia Beach home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right? Well, air conditioners do so much more than just cool,…

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Carbon Monoxide

November 28, 2017

Now is a good time of year to make sure you have a Carbon Monoxide detector and that the batteries are fresh.  It’s also a good idea to have your heating system checked by a reputable heating and air conditioning company, especially if you have a fuel-fired heater. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention…

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Air Handlers is a full service heating and air conditioning company. Providing outstanding customer service and HVAC repair, service and installation to Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, parts of Suffolk.