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Benefits of LED Christmas Light Installation in Austin

November 8, 2019

Do you want to save money on your energy bill this December?  Well, we can help!  It’s as easy as upgrading your old incandescent C7, C9, or mini holiday lights to new, vibrantly colored LED bulbs.  This includes holiday lights installed on your roofline, wrapped on your trees, on light-up wreaths, and around your beautifully … Read more

How to Prep My Home for Exterior Painting in Austin, Texas?

October 15, 2019

Exterior home painting in Austin, Texas can be a tedious and timely process.  It is not as easy as slapping a new coat of paint on your home.  Diligent preparation before painting will not only make your home look great, but also will help keep the finish looking more beautiful, longer.  Here are some steps … Read more

Do I Have a Refrigerant Leak in My AC?

September 15, 2019

As AC repair service providers in Austin, we often receive calls about refrigerant leaks. A common question we receive is, “Do I Have a Refrigerant Leak in My AC?” Refrigerant (Freon or R-22, Puron or R-410A) is a vital component to your HVAC system. Without refrigerant, your AC would not be able to remove the … Read more

Troubleshooting An Air Conditioner

August 30, 2019

With temperatures reaching 100 degrees outside, having a broken air conditioner in Austin, Texas can turn into a dangerous situation.  At A-Plus Air Conditioning & Home Solutions we like to make sure our customers are cooling just as quickly as they can. Over the last 40 years, we have found that some Austin AC repairs … Read more

Why is R-22 Refrigerant so Expensive for Austin Home Owners?

July 26, 2019

Why Does R-22 Really Cost So Much? R-22 is a Back in the 1970’s the EPA determined that R-22 / Freon had a negative effect on the ozone layer of our atmosphere.  These effects includes: Harmful UV radiation into our atmosphere, Increased temperatures on earth, Increased sun damage to humans Links to skin cancer. The … Read more

The Benefits of Going Curbless

July 16, 2019

  Struggling with limited mobility can make bathing dangerous and difficult.  If you or someone you love is looking for an easy-access solution, as a Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist (Caps),   A-Plus can surly lend a guiding hand.  Today, being an accessible home means replacing your old Bathtub or Walk-In to a Roll-In Shower. What is the … Read more

Austin Handyman Service Tips from A-Plus!

June 21, 2019

How to Get the Most Out of Your Handyman or Handywoman Experience: Are you looking to repair a leaning fence, or replace a ceiling fan?  Hiring an Austin Handyman can be a quick and cost effect way to tackle your “Honey-Do-List.”  Typically billed on the hour, a handyman can handle a wide variety of smaller … Read more

What is Involved in an AC Check Up?

June 7, 2019

Summer is here in Austin, Texas.  The last thing you need is your air conditioner failing, leaving your family to endure the extreme summer heat.  Enjoy a little peace of mind with a seasonal HVAC check up from A-Plus Air Conditioning & Home Solutions. Regular maintenance for your Austin AC and Heating System is very … Read more

Is My Thermostat Temperature Set Too Low?

May 24, 2019

The summer heat will soon be in full swing. Many of our wonderful A-Plus customers ask our AC Service Techs, “What is the BEST temperature to set my AC?” Though every situation and every homeowner is different, setting your AC to 78F degrees is a good recommended temperature for energy efficiency to help keep your … Read more

What Kind of Flooring Should I Install?

May 10, 2019

Are you thinking about upgrading or remodeling your floor? Are you not sure what type of flooring to install? Do you need a professional flooring installer in Austin, Texas? When it comes time to renovate your home, A-Plus is here to help. No matter the type of renovation or remodel, the floors are the foundation … Read more