The Pros and Cons of Powered Attic Exhaust Fans

Powered attic ventilators are a popular choice for those looking to regulate the temperature in their attic. Most powered attic ventilators are controlled by a thermostat and turn on when the attic gets hot. The logic is that by exhausting the hot air from the attic, it will be replaced by cooler outdoor air. However, […]

What’s the Recommended Thermostat Setting in Arizona?

The sweltering summer season can take a toll on your home’s energy bill. Areas like Phoenix, Mesa, Tucson, and Tempe can be particularly hot, with temperatures hitting over 100 degrees. Your air conditioner will be forced to work extra to keep your home cool and maintain it throughout the day. So, what’s the best temperature […]

What Are Some Furnace Maintenance Tips?

Here at Preferred Air, we hear from our customers all the time that they would like to know more about their furnace maintenance. We have quite a few tips regarding how to maintain your furnace so that it will get the most life for you, and we will share those with you today. How to Start […]

Should I Buy a Smart Thermostat?

Smart home automation is all the rage, but does it actually add value to your home? Ultimately, it really depends on your needs and specific use cases. For example, a smart thermostat is considered by many to be the perfect solution to your heating and cooling needs because it can be programmed from your phone […]

Which AC Systems Are the Best?

Choosing a central air conditioner is something to do in the springtime, so you won’t have to scramble to find a unit when the summer heat comes. Selecting the best unit requires careful thought and research. These are some helpful tips for finding a good heating, ventilating, and cooling system for your home or office. […]

What Five Things Should I Know Before Purchasing an AC System?

An AC system is no longer a luxury but a necessity. But when you want a new air conditioning system, you cannot just pick any. There are many things to consider, including the size of your home and who will install the system. Picking the right unit will ensure that the AC operates as it […]

Are Our Yearly HVAC Maintenance Visits Worth It?

When it comes to our yearly HVAC maintenance visits, there are a lot of mixed opinions out there. Some smart homeowners schedule HVAC checkups, while others believe they are nothing more than a waste of time and money. So, what is the truth? Are our yearly HVAC maintenance visits worth it? In this blog post, […]

Which Three Things Should I Be Getting Done Annually on My AC System?

Are you asking, “How should I service my air conditioner?” There are many reasons why you should consider having your AC serviced regularly, with one of the biggest reasons being it saves you money. If you avoid servicing your unit, you may not even know that an issue exists until it becomes a much bigger […]