What Should My Winter Thermostat Setting Be?

What Should My Winter Thermostat Setting Be

As winter approaches, maintaining a comfortable and energy-efficient home environment becomes a top priority for many residents. The key to this balance lies in setting the right winter thermostat settings.  At Lex Air Conditioning and Heating, we understand the importance of finding that ideal temperature setting that keeps your home cozy during the chilly winter […]

What Can I Do About Uneven Temperatures in My Home?

What Can I Do About Uneven Temperatures in My Home

Are you tired of the constant battle with uneven temperatures in your Carrollton, Texas home? The Lone Star State’s weather can be unpredictable, and maintaining a comfortable indoor climate can be challenging. If you find yourself shivering in one room while sweltering in another, you’re not alone.  Uneven temperatures are a common issue that plagues […]

How Often Should My HVAC Unit Be Serviced?

How Often Should My HVAC Unit Be Serviced

One thing we have always emphasized to our customers in Carrollton and throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area is the importance of scheduling maintenance for your HVAC system. This is true for anybody, anywhere, but especially here in North Texas. With our often extreme temperatures and high humidity, our air conditioning systems must work overtime […]

HVAC Tips for Staying Cool This Summer

HVAC Tips for Staying Cool This Summer

In Texas, the hot weather that hits when summer arrives can be extreme, to say the least. In many cases, it can even be dangerous when the temperature rises to the high 90s and 100s. As such, it’s imperative that Texans find ways to keep themselves and their home cool and comfortable in the summertime.  […]

HVAC Myths Debunked

HVAC Myths Debunked

When you’re dealing with scorching summer days or chilly winter nights, you’ll want to get the most out of your HVAC equipment. As such, it is normal for homeowners to want to take precautionary measures to save energy and prolong the life expectancy of their unit. However, you must remember that your HVAC system is […]

How To Remove Allergens From Your Home

How To Remove Indoor Allergens from Your Home

Do you struggle with seasonal allergies? Does even the smallest amount of pet dander, dust mites, or other airborne contaminant trigger allergic reactions year-round? Do your allergy symptoms seem to follow you even inside your own house? Well, that might have more to do with your air conditioner system than you know. After all, your […]

AC Tips for New Homeowners

AC Tips for New Homeowners - Lex Air

Buying a new home is an exciting time for your family, but the last thing you want to deal with is issues with your new home’s AC unit. Unfortunately, that is often something that must be addressed right off the bat, or else your new home may not be nearly as cozy and comfortable as […]

Gas, Oil, or Electric: Which Furnace is Best?

Gas, Oil, or Electric: Which Furnace is Best?

Your Home Furnace Choices You have several HVAC options when it comes to heating your home. Not only can you choose between different heating appliance options, but the fuel that powers them. The most popular and widely available fuel options in the U.S. are oil, natural gas, electricity, and propane. We’re going to be talking about the […]

Why HVAC Systems Have Air Filters

Someone inserting an air filter into an HVAC system

Your HVAC air filter, although arguably one of the simplest parts of your HVAC system, is also one of the most important. Its primary function is to keep the HVAC system clean and free of damage, but it also plays a part in your indoor air quality. Here’s why your air filter is so important […]

HVAC Questions to Ask When Buying a Home

HVAC Questions to Ask When Buying a Home

When buying a home in Carrollton, all potential buyers need to be aware of the state and functionality of the existing HVAC system. Whether purchasing a brand-new home or an older one, you should know what you’re getting into with the current heating and cooling system. But what questions can you ask to learn more […]

Silly Mistakes That Are Raising Your AC Costs

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Air conditioning is one of the most expensive things you have in your home. It’s the largest energy user and you likely see that reflected in your energy bills over the summer months. Many people just pay their energy bills and accept that AC is expensive. But there are simple ways to reduce those energy […]

What Causes an AC to Freeze Up?

frozen evaporator coils

While you might think ice buildup on your AC is a sign that it is working, it’s actually a sign that it needs to be repaired right away. During summertime, it is common for air conditioners to get overworked and experience malfunctions that can lead to frozen evaporator coils and other types of serious damage. […]