We are here to serve you and your family in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. Be cautious when dealing with contractors during these difficult times and make sure you’re checking their licenses and reviews. Don’t be pressured. We offer free second opinions on A/C repairs and free estimates for new A/C systems. Give us a call or text us today at (941) 485-2222! We take our jingle seriously and we are working hard to fulfill it: “No matter what the weather, Tri County makes it better!”

Production of R-22, Freon, To Be Discontinued in 2020

Production of R-22, Freon, To Be Discontinued in 2020

The Environmental Protection Agency has completed the years long process of phasing out the production of R-22 refrigerant, also known as “freon”. You may have seen or heard on local and national news that it will be illegal to manufacture R-22 after January 1st, 2020. Consequently, the cost of repairing air conditioning systems which require R-22 refrigerant will rise exponentially. Newer air conditioning systems use a more environmentally friendly refrigerant known as R-410A. Unfortunately, the two refrigerants are not compatible and cannot be mixed or used without expensive modifications to systems designed for R-22.

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Buyer Beware: Why You Shouldn’t Buy An Air Conditioner Online

Buyer Beware: Why You Shouldn’t Buy An Air Conditioner Online

There are a ton of perks to buying online i.e. fast delivery, great prices, tracking packages, & near-instant gratification. Even though those things are all pretty attractive when making a choice to buy online vs. buying from a retailer, we’re going to give you a few convincing reasons you should never ever EVER  buy an air conditioner or any HVAC equipment online. Ever.

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