Category Archives: Air Conditioning

Decoding the Signs of Low Refrigerant

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In your central air conditioner, a low refrigerant level can masquerade as a variety of cooling system symptoms. Refrigerant is the chemical that converts from a hot liquid to a

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Why Homeowners Shouldn’t Paint Their Air Conditioners

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Painting your air conditioner gives a new look to an old unit. If the appearance of the outdoor A/C unit somehow clashes with its surroundings, its outer metal enclosure may

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Our Methods for Detection of an HVAC Leak

Our Methods for Detection of an HVAC Leak

An HVAC leak that releases refrigerant from your air conditioning system is a critical defect that requires professional intervention to pinpoint the leak and repair it. Low refrigerant charge in

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Is Your Air Conditioning Having an Impact on Your Skin?

Is Your Air Conditioning Having an Impact on Your Skin?

A/C effects have made indoor life comfortable in climates where it wasn’t previously possible. Imagine life without air conditioning during the heat and humidity of an Indiana summer. In addition

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Have You Scheduled Your A/C Tune Up?

Have You Scheduled Your A/C Tune Up?

The spring lull between heating and cooling season is the perfect time to take care of important maintenance tasks, like getting an A/C tune up. Scheduling your A/C maintenance appointment sooner

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3 Tips for Keeping Your Unit Protected from Snow and Ice

3 Tips for Keeping Your Unit Protected from Snow and Ice

Does the outdoor half of your central air conditioner need winter weather protection during the off-season? While your furnace is busy keeping the house comfortable, your air conditioner hibernates. Hunkering

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Buying Guide for a New Air Conditioner: Sizing

Buying Guide for a New Air Conditioner: Sizing

Air conditioner sizing: get it right before you buy or you may regret it for as long as you own the unit. “Sizing” in the HVAC sense doesn’t refer to

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New Air Conditioner: Should You Trust the Online Reviews?

New Air Conditioner: Should You Trust the Online Reviews?

Are air conditioner reviews on the web a credible source for research? Reviews of companies marketing HVAC sales online can be hard to substantiate. The more geographically distant the company

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Benefits of Movement-Activated Air Conditioning

Benefits of Movement-Activated Air Conditioning

A new generation of smart air conditioners knows that occupied rooms need more cooling than empty rooms. Light fixtures that incorporate motion-sensing technology are nothing new—automatically turning lights on and

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Dealing with Water Around A/C Vents

Dealing with Water Around A/C Vents

Vent moisture isn’t an unusual phenomenon during our muggy Indiana summers when central air conditioners often run day and night. Typically occurring in or around the A/C supply vents in

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    Jeff Paitson Jeff Paitson is a third generation business owner who continues to run the business with the same values that have been passed down from previous generations since 1922.

    Jeff’s belief is that the business belongs to Jesus Christ; therefore 10 percent of the company’s profits go toward the Maryland Community Church.

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    Ethan Ethan Rayburn is a lifelong resident of Terre Haute and a 2005 graduate of Purdue University.

    An Eagle Scout, Ethan spent four years as a non-profit executive with the Boy Scouts of America before joining Paitson Bros. as a comfort advisor and later General Manager. In that role, Ethan has brought a renewed enthusiasm for customer care, integrity, value, and service to Paitson Bros. Heating & Air Conditioning.

    Ethan enjoys singing and was a member of the Purdue Varsity Glee Club. He also enjoys playing and coaching soccer, spending time with his family and two young boys, and volunteering his time and resources with his church, Terre Haute First Baptist Church, which he has attended from a very young age.
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