Advanced Mechanical Services Blog: Archive for July, 2018

Is a Packaged HVAC Unit Good for a New Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

question-markThe type of air conditioning system that you’re probably the most familiar with is what’s known as a split system. There’s an indoor unit and an outdoor unit. The outdoor condenser holds the compressor and exhaust fan, and it connects through power and refrigerant lines to an indoor unit that holds the evaporator coils and the air handler which sends the cooled air into the ventilation system.

This isn’t the only type of configuration for an air conditioner, however. The packaged unit is the kind used for most businesses. Essentially, all the components are housed in one cabinet that is placed outside. But since most homes use split systems, does that mean a packaged unit isn’t effective for a home AC?

Not at all! For some homes, packaged HVAC units may be a great alternative to split systems with excellent benefits.

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How a Better Commercial AC Means Better Air Quality

Monday, July 9th, 2018

woman-suffering-allergiesThe air quality in your commercial building is important for many reasons. The building is where your employees will spend the majority of their day, and healthier air means healthier employees. But improved air quality also benefits customers, clients, and/or tenants, and can protect important equipment. And poor indoor air quality can take a number of forms, such as high humidity (a serious problem during our New Jersey summers), dusty, unpleasant odors, and even infectious microbes.

So how do you improve your commercial indoor air quality? The best option is to work with professionals who offer commercial air conditioning in Fair Lawn, NJ. Yes, air conditioning! A good step on the path toward better air quality is a better AC system.

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