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Fall Indoor Air Quality

October 18, 2018

With fall now upon us in Las Vegas, NV, cooler temperatures are here to stay. This transition from one season to another most definitely affects your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ). And your IAQ directly affects your comfort in your home. In cooler weather, people tend to spend more time indoors at home, so it’s…

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How to Hire an Electrician

October 2, 2018

Hiring a qualified electrician in Las Vegas can sometimes be easier than finding a qualified HVAC person. Electricians have more rigid licensing guidelines than some other professions. Still, when hiring an electrician, always ask to see their license and proof of insurance and make sure these documents are up to date. Although you are going…

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Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Energy Bills

September 24, 2018

The US Department of Energy says that air conditioning can account for up to 47% of your utility bill. At A-1 Mechanical, we take energy efficiency seriously. Here in Las Vegas we understand that air conditioning is crucial for comfort during the hot months and our advice may help you save money on your monthly…

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Video – Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

September 13, 2018

Just like a regular physical, a regularly scheduled maintenance appointment can help find and diagnose problems that would be otherwise invisible to you because the signs are not easily seen or heard. So often we notice problems only because we miss the benefit we lost when something stops working.

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What Does SEER Mean?

August 27, 2018

When it comes to your air conditioner (A/C), a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER? SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. It’s a rating system of the air conditioner’s cooling capacity to power input, i.e., it’s the…

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How to Choose Between Quotes for Your New Air Conditioner

August 9, 2018

When you’re faced with replacing your air conditioner, it can be daunting. It seems there’s so much to know. And even when you have your standard three quotes from contractors, how do you know which one to pick? You may be tempted to simply choose the lowest bid, but don’t do it––at least until you’ve…

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Does Heating/Cooling Impact Productivity?

July 31, 2018

Employers are always searching for ways to improve their employees’ productivity at work. While the employees retain responsibility for a myriad of factors themselves, there are quite a few in the reins of the employers, namely HVAC-system particulars. If employees are frequently complaining of being too cold while at work, or if an inordinate amount…

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Why is My Air Conditioner Making so Much Noise?

July 13, 2018

If the noise your air conditioner is making is unusual or is different from its regular hum, there are a few things to consider. How would you describe the unusual noise that your unit is making? Rattling This could be from something that fell into the vents, or something is loose, a bolt, screw or…

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3 Signs You Need a New Air Conditioner

June 29, 2018

Air conditioning is crucial for comfort in your daily life here in Las Vegas. A well maintained AC unit, with yearly inspections and monthly filter changes, can last up to 10 or 15 years. So how do you know if you need repairs for your unit or if you need a replacement? 1.Age How old…

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Why is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

June 15, 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 Las Vegas. We want to keep you cool at A-1 Mechanical & Electric, so here are a few simple things that…

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A-1 Mechanical & Electric provides air conditioning, heating and electrical services to Las Vegas, North Vegas, Henderson and the surrounding Clark County communities. Visit our service area page for more coverage details, call us at 702.363.6222 or request service online today.