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The Benefits of an American Standard Air Conditioning Unit

There are many recognizable brands when it comes to air conditioners. While not the most well-known name out there, American Standard is recognized by industry experts as one of the best in terms of quality and functionality. With superior engineering, quality components and an industry-leading warranty, American Standard has become a recommended choice by a growing number of HVAC contractors – including Chandler Air. And because American Standard is also priced competitively, it’s a great choice for homeowners who want value, as well as quality.

From the premium Platinum series to the durable Silver series, American Standard has an air conditioning unit that’s right for your specific needs.

Sleep Better with the Right Thermostat Setting

With overnight temperatures in the 80s and 90s, it’s not uncommon for Phoenix homeowners to become too warm to sleep during the summer months. It’s never fun tossing, turning and sweating due to an uncomfortably warm temperature. The National Sleep Foundation recommends a room temperature between 60 and 67 degrees Fahrenheit for optimal sleep. While this may seem downright chilly, the reality is that temperatures in this range induce sleep faster and increase the amount of rapid eye movement (REM) sleep.

Sleep Deficits – An American Epidemic

According to the American Sleep Association, 50 to 70 million adults in the United States have a sleep disorder.

Do It Yourself AC – Pros and Cons of Maintaining Your Own Air Conditioning System

Many Americans take great pride in handling simple repair jobs and performing routine maintenance tasks on their homes. Do-it-yourselfers put the “own” in home ownership. There’s tremendous satisfaction in fixing a leaky faucet, sanding and refinishing the back deck or installing replacement gutters after a bad storm. And let’s be honest, there’s nothing wrong with saving a few bucks in the process.

Air Conditioning Filters

Replacing air conditioning filters is one example of a relatively easy, weekend task that can be performed without too much difficulty. However, with a complex, multi-part major appliance like home air conditioning systems,

Shut Up Already! 3 Ways to Stop Annoying HVAC Filter Noise

Whether it’s a loud clunk, a relentless whistle or a downright annoying whine, noises from your HVAC system are a nuisance that only grow over time. They also propel your mind to turn to the potential of costly repairs or even a new air conditioner. Before you head down the HVAC rabbit hole, there’s some good news. Frequently, the unidentified sound is quickly revealed as an issue with the filter. And, it’s an easy fix, too!

The first step is identifying the problem. Your best bet is always to schedule a service call with Chandler Air. Once a technician has ruled out any mechanical or electrical issues and determined your problem is simply the filter,

Who Sets the Standard in Quality Air Conditioners?

When you are facing the purchase of a new air conditioner, there are factors to weigh and many brands to choose from. At Chandler Air, we enthusiastically recommend American Standard air conditioners for good reason. They set the gold standard in home comfort.

Reliability

Since 1881, American Standard has been building their brand based on truly reliable products. Frequently recognized by consumer groups and publications as the top brand in the United States, you can feel confident when choosing American Standard.

Efficiency

American Standard air conditioners deliver high performance to reduce your energy consumption and utility costs.

A Simple Solution for Air-Conditioning Challenged Arizonans

Have you heard the one about the guy who procrastinated with getting his car repaired because he thought it would be too expensive to replace his fuel injectors? He wasn’t a mechanic, and he didn’t really know if his fuel injectors were faulty. He just knew that his car hesitated when he stepped on the gas, and it really annoyed him. After talking to a friend who “knows a lot about cars” and researching the internet, he decided it had to be the fuel injectors.

He Made the Wrong Mistake

One day while driving down the freeway in a monsoon,

Summer in Phoenix – Top 5 Air Conditioning Tips to Lower Your Energy Bill

When you live in a town named after a mythical bird celebrated for rising from the ashes and flying close to the sun, you know it’s going to be hot, hot, hot in the summer. In the great mystery which is the ancient legend of the phoenix, there’s something for everyone. Fire, ashes, energy, sun (the source of all life on earth) death, rebirth and renewal – it’s all there. However, most people don’t realize the phoenix was famous in antiquity for saving money on air conditioning energy bills and finding ways to cool itself, even while challenging the sun.

Stay Cool This Memorial Day Weekend with American Standard Air Conditioners

Happy Memorial Day! This Memorial Day Weekend, we commemorate the fallen heroes of the United States who have sacrificed their lives for our freedom. At Chandler Air, we also thank all those Arizona veterans and servicemen and women of the United States for their service.

With Memorial Day comes the unofficial start of summer. And with temperatures climbing above 100 degrees, you want dependable cooling throughout the season. If you’re struggling with an aging or failing unit, consider the benefits of upgrading to a new high efficiency American Standard air conditioner.

Proudly an American company for more than 140 years,

A Breath of Fresh Air: How Plants Can Improve Your Indoor Air Quality?

Potted plants have long been used by interior designers to add color and liveliness to interior spaces. Yet, inside vegetation offers more than just good aesthetics. Our leafy friends also serve as filters that can help improve indoor air quality.

Over the past thirty years, there have been several studies that have concluded that plants are surprisingly effective at removing harmful airborne pollutants. In fact, certain types of plants have been shown to eliminate nearly 90 percent of harmful volatile organic compounds (VOC) like formaldehyde, trichloroethane and benzyne.

Toxin-Busting Plants

Before heading to the nursery to grab some greenery,

Financing Options for a New Air Conditioner

Summer in Arizona with a failing or non-functional air conditioner is not something you’d wish on your worst enemy. It’s downright hot even at night, and you need a reliable air conditioner that keeps your home comfortable. With that said, a new air conditioner is not a minor expense. How you choose to pay for one requires careful consideration. At Chandler Air, we’re here to provide you with smart options and to help you make the best decision for your needs.

Yes, You Really Do Have Options

Many homeowners choose to use a credit card to purchase a new air conditioner.

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