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What Can You Do About Strange Air Conditioner/Furnace Smells?

One of the most common questions we get here at P.K. Wadsworth is “why does my AC smell bad?” While this question can be hard to answer over the phone, there are actually a lot of reasons why a not-so-sweet scent will be wafting throughout your entire home from your AC unit or furnace. Luckily,

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Can AC Be Installed in My Home w/a Boiler?

When most homeowners think of central air conditioning, they picture a system that integrates with a forced air furnace and a system of ducts. If your home has boiler heating, you may assume that AC installation simply isn’t an option. But while installing a standard, duct-based central air conditioning system may not work well, there are modern air

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making a Weird Sound?

Air conditioners are far from silent while they are operating. Usually the noise fades into the background after a few minutes. You may hear the hum of the fan motor, the rush of the air as the system starts, and the occasional pinging or banging as air ducts expand and contract with temperature changes. Outside,

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How Did Ohio Homes Keep Cool Before Air Conditioning

When you’re in the throws of summer heat and humidity, it’s easy to take AC systems for granted. When they break, you’re reminded of what life was like without air conditioning in Ohio – and it’s an opportunity to be grateful. Life Before Air Conditioning in Ohio So, what was life like before AC anyway? Here’s a little history

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