Author Archives: Aaron Benetti

How to Fix A Loud Noisy Air Conditioner Unit

A noisy loud air conditioner can be an annoyance especially when sleeping or watching TV. Not all air conditioners are built the same when it comes to how much noise they make. Some are so quiet you don’t even know it has turned on while others can wake you up in the middle of the… Read More »

What are the Best Swamp Cooler Pads?

Replacing the swamp cooler pads during maintenance is necessary to keep an evaporative cooler running properly. Since the pads are what makes a unit cool as water passes through and evaporates they can be a big performance factor. There are two main types of cooling pads called Fiber and Rigid, each of which can be… Read More »

Our Picks for the Best Micron Gauge for HVAC

Pulling a vacuum on an HVAC system is a necessary part of installing, fixing, and repairing HVAC units. When a vacuum is pulled, there is two ways to measure it with either a manifold gauge and micron gauge. Manifold gauges are the original equipment used to measure air pressure and see how much of a… Read More »

How to Oil the Bearings on a Swamp Cooler

A video is at the bottom of the page for a visual walk through if needed. Evaporative coolers need basic maintenance every year for them to work well and last many years. Oiling the bearings on the rib cage fan is one of those things that should be done yearly. Keeping them oiled up is… Read More »