Our Picks for Best Amp Clamp Multi-Meter for HVAC

Having a multi-meter with an amp clamp when troubleshooting an HVAC system is ideal when needing quick amp load readings. For example, testing a condensing fan or blower motor for over-amping can be done quickly by simply clamping one of the pole wires. There are many good HVAC amp clamp multi-meters on the market with… Read More »

Our Picks for Best Budget HVAC Manifold Gauges

There are many scenarios when buying expensive high-end HVAC manifold gauges are unnecessary. Mainly for those who only occasionally work on A/C units or a homeowner looking to do his or her own repairs. Below we list units that will get the job done without breaking the bank. The units below would not be good… Read More »

What is The Most Energy Efficient Mini Split Air Conditioner Heat Pump?

Mini split units are very good heating and cooling units that are known for their efficiency. While most units are more efficient compared to big traditional home HVAC systems some units are more efficient than others. What Makes a Mini Split Air Conditioner Energy Efficient Several factors make a mini split energy efficient including being… Read More »

Solutions for a Heat Pump Icing Up During Winter

Heat pumps can ice up when it is frigid outside and have a certain frost covering them. While some ice is normal, something is wrong if the entire unit is encased in ice and frozen solid. Air must pass between the fins of the outdoor unit to work correctly. If the condensing fan motor cannot… Read More »