Air Conditioning Articles

Air Conditioners: Things You May Not Have Known

September 15, 2023
Air Conditioners: Things You May Not Have Known. Couple sitting at table and calculating bills at home.

Though air conditioners are a major part of modern life, they hold many secrets few people know about.

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

July 17, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

May 15, 2023
Image of technician working with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

It’s about to heat up here in Youngsville. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Louisiana summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit.

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Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

May 2, 2023
Dandelion flower in Broussard relating to air conditioner filtration to help allergies

Whether you suffer from Broussard seasonal allergies or year-long allergens like pet dander or dust, your air conditioner can help you breathe easier. With the correct filter, your indoor air quality (IAQ) can be improved, filtering out allergens like pollen, pet dander, dust mites, and other irritant air particles.

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Planning to Remodel? Go Ductless!

October 15, 2022
Planning to Remodel? Go Ductless! Image shows white ductless unit circulating air.

You probably already know about the advantages of ductless heating and cooling systems—and how they can significantly lower your Lafayette home’s carbon footprint while improving your indoor air quality (IAQ). But did you know that going ductless is the perfect solution for many remodeling projects? A ductless system, also known as a mini split, can…

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Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner

August 17, 2022
An air conditioner sits in a shopping cart. Purchasing the Right Air Conditioner.

Our team at Dave Broussard A/C and heating can help you find the perfect A/C make and model that your home needs.

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Do Air Conditioners Eliminate Mold?

June 20, 2022
Mold AC

Your air conditioner cannot eliminate mold once it starts to grow. However, a well-maintained AC system can act as a mold deterrent. That’s because it cools by converting excess moisture in the air to water, balancing the humidity in your home. 

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Summer Savings Tips for AC

June 6, 2022
Savings AC

It’s summertime in Louisiana. The team at Dave Broussard A/C & Heating hopes you find time to relax with friends and family, taking in the beautiful sunny days. On days when it gets a bit too sunny, you can jump in a pool or bask in the cool breeze your air conditioner provides. 

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5 Common AC Problems

May 16, 2022
AC Problems

Dave Broussard A/C & Heating is always eager to educate our Lafayette area customers on heating and cooling home care. Whether you have an AC, furnace, heat pump, or ductless mini split, we want you to get the most out of your investment.

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Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up?

May 9, 2022
AC Tune-up

Home ownership comes with a great deal of responsibilities and an ever-growing to-do list. Add to that the responsibilities of a career and a family, and you see why modern life runs at a constant, fast pace here in Broussard. It’s easy to bump things like an air conditioner tune-up down the priority list, both in terms of time and money. It’s very likely you have higher priorities requiring more urgent attention than an air conditioner that seems to be working just fine.

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3 Telltale Signs It’s Time for a New AC

April 11, 2022

Should you repair or replace? That’s always the big question when it comes to major home systems like air conditioning (AC). Repairs are easier on the pocketbook in the short run, but too many of them can add up.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Freezing Up?

October 18, 2021
Air conditioning in ice

If your air conditioner stops blowing cool air or stops all together, check to see if your unit is frozen. What exactly will that look like?

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

September 30, 2021
Family Cleaning Kitchen

Many environmental issues also play a significant part your AC’s performance and can contribute to potential problems you may face.

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How to Protect Your AC From Storms

August 31, 2021
Rain storm water is gushing and splashing off the tile shingle roof - pouring over the overhanging eaves trough aluminum roof gutter system on a suburban residential colonial style house near Rochester, New York State, USA during a torrential July mid summer downpour.

We want you to have a reliable air conditioner before, during, and after a storm. Use these tips to help protect your home’s system.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 16, 2021
Man cannot sleep at night time

If your air conditioner is making an unusual or harsh noise, use these tips to identify the issue and the problems it indicates.

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Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

July 30, 2021
Person's hand adjusting a wall mounted thermostat temperature

Is your home’s air conditioner turning on and off in quick successions? Here are several reasons this is happening and how to fix it.

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Does an AC Kill Mold?

July 15, 2021
Ceiling mold

Your air conditioner can dehumidify your home, removing excess moisture and help prevent mold growth.

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How Can I Afford a New AC System (and Other HVAC Equipment)?

August 10, 2020
woman counting coins pink fingernails

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected so many lives around us, both health-wise and financially. At Dave Broussard AC & Heating, we remain committed to providing the best service to all our Louisiana customers during this difficult time. Let’s stick together as a community and help each other whenever we can.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

July 24, 2020
Hands in Front of Air Vent

Is your air conditioner blowing hot air? Our team wants to help you identify the problems with your AC and quickly get them fixed.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your Air Conditioning and Summer Energy Bill

June 18, 2020
Thermostat Cost

Looking to save money on your home’s air conditioning? Our team wants to share with you five tips on how to stay cool and reduce costs.

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“Looking forward to this summer…”

April 22, 2020

“We are very satisfied with the Seth and Zach who arrived at our home to install a new complete heating and cooling unit. They were very professional, very thorough with the details of our needs, and very courteous to clean up after the installation. The best part is, we have control of the temperature of…

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

March 25, 2020
Technician taking a cover plate off an air conditioner condenser.

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Dave Broussard A/C & Heating, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during…

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