What to Know Before Buying a Swamp Cooler

The principle behind modern swamp coolers goes way back to ancient Egypt. Back then, homeowners would hang wet cloth over doorways and windows to cool incoming air, and royals would have their servants fan them from across containers of cool water. Swamp coolers use the same principle by adding cool moisture to the surrounding space. So how do you decide … Read More

Factors to Consider before Buying a New Furnace

It may be hot outside but now is the perfect time to be thinking about getting a new furnace! Having a working furnace is crucial for keeping you and your family warm and comfortable when the cold weather hits. Whether you want to install a furnace in your new home or replace the one you’ve had for years, getting the … Read More

Common Air Conditioning Problems Homeowners Face

When you’re a homeowner, there are always little problems to deal with. And there’s not much worse than having to deal with air conditioning unit problems in the middle of the summer. If you know what some of the most common A/C problems are, it can help you take better care of your air conditioning and help you to know … Read More

Stay in Cool Comfort with AC Repairs and Installs

The heat is here and it’s just going to get hotter! That means your air conditioning system will be running full blast on these hot Albuquerque days. It also means you should check the AC system at your home or business to ensure it is in excellent shape and can run at full capacity, so that you can stay cool … Read More

Common Signs You Need to Replace Your AC Unit

Air conditioner units are an integral part of the Albuquerque lifestyle. Unfortunately, AC units, like any other equipment, are not built to last forever, and with time they begin to show signs of age. To avoid an air-conditioning emergency, here are some of the common signs you need to look out for that can let you know you’re in need … Read More

What You Need to Know About AC Installation in Albuquerque

Hiring a professional team of Albuquerque HVAC technicians to install or repair your air conditioner helps guarantee that everything will be done flawlessly and the air conditioner will provide many years of comfort. Failure to hire a professional means that you risk having to deal with recurring repairs, worthless warranties, and possibly even local code violations. Here at Thompson Heating … Read More

When Do I Replace My Swamp Cooler?

Is your swamp cooler failing to live up to your expectations? Have you had to call a repairman more than once? If so, then it may be time to replace your home cooling system with the help of the experts at Thompson Heating & Air Conditioning in Albuquerque! Most people opt for swamp cooler repair before they go to the … Read More

Spring Cleaning Your HVAC Systems

Air conditioners are a very important investment, especially in Albuquerque! Taking care of your air conditioning system will help to ensure that your home and your family will be kept comfortable throughout the spring and summer (and knowing Albuquerque, part of the fall, too!). When you start your spring cleaning, it is the perfect time to give your air conditioner … Read More

Get Your HVAC Ready for Summer

Summertime is on its way, and the punishing New Mexico heat is coming with it. Your HVAC system will make the difference between a comfortable home and a sweltering prison. While you may not have needed to turn down the thermostat much through the autumn and winter, spring will give you the first hints of what you have to contend … Read More

Should You Add a Window Unit to Your A/C System?

Central air is a great option for when you need to heat up or cool down your whole house to comfortable temperatures, but when the summer hits, sometimes you’ll find that you only need to really cool down one part of the house—the room you’re in. If you spend most of your time in just part of your house, a … Read More