If you are looking to avoid costly air conditioning repair bills or a full-blown AC replacement, then it’s wise to have your AC unit inspected yearly. But what’s included in routine AC maintenance and what do HVAC professionals really do to prevent you from needing air conditioning repair? While the routine AC maintenance services vary by HVAC company, there should be a significant overlap in the actions and checks provided. In today’s blog at Boyd Brothers Services in Punta Gorda, we discuss some common actions and checks that are done during a routine AC maintenance service.

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Most HVAC technicians will spend a minute or two with your thermostat. Generally, they are ensuring that it is properly calibrated, installed properly, and in the appropriate location. In some cases, thermostats are installed too close to the furnace, fireplace, or other heat sources. This skews the temperature reading, which...


You truly can't ask for a more beautiful place to live than Punta Gorda, Florida. Nestled in a protected cove on the Gulf of Mexico, this small town is a mecca for sun seekers, those looking for natural beauty, and water enthusiasts, from boaters to paddle boarders. Waking up to a sunrise over the ocean every morning is the stuff dreams are made of.

Boyd Brothers serves Punta Gorda and the surrounding communities with the best HVAC services, including AC repair, air conditioning installation, and HVAC maintenance services. We are privileged to live and work here. While this part of Florida can be heaven on earth, it can get extremely warm in the dog days of summer, necessitating a top-notch AC unit and a plan to stay cool. Below, we'll offer up tips on how you can stay cool during the summer months. Contact our HVAC company today to get started!


Florida is a place many flock to in the summer (and all year round). With the miles of beautiful beaches, the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico to choose from, and the warm climate, Florida is a great place to spend some time.

That being said, Florida can get its fair share of heat waves and humidity that, when added together, can make Florida an uncomfortable place on some summer days.

Boyd Brothers is an HVAC company in beautiful Punta Gorda. We offer all manners of HVAC services, including AC repair, air conditioning installation and maintenance, ductwork services, commercial building automation, dryer vent services, indoor air quality enhancements, pool heat pump service and maintenance, generator service and installation, and more. We are known for our top-notch customer service and our efficient work flow so you can have your HVAC repair done in a jiffy.

During the hot summer months, you're not the only one to suffer from the heat; your pets can suffer as well. Below, we'll offer up tips on how to keep your pets cool during the summer. Call our Punta...


Some people buying houses are experiencing the beauty that is central air conditioning for perhaps the first time. Believe it or not, many homes still don’t have central air conditioning built-in. Or, if you did grow up with AC in the home, we’re sure you remember your mom or dad telling you not to touch the thermostat and that “it’s not a toy.” Having air conditioning in your home may seem pretty straight forward — and for the most part, it is. But, there are definitely some mistakes you should avoid if you are relatively unfamiliar with how centralized air conditioning works. That’s why in today’s blog at Boyd Brother’s Services, we are going to talk about a few common mistakes people make when they are new to using centralized air conditioning.

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Electronics, in general, are susceptible to power surges and power outages. When you mention surge protection, people generally think about their TVs, computers, gaming consoles, and other electronics. But did you know that AC units are sensitive to power fluctuations as well? Like any other electronic in your home, your AC unit can be damaged, sometimes beyond repair, by large power surges. Not getting enough power can also be detrimental to your home’s air conditioner. But how can you prevent needing air conditioning repair? In today’s blog, our team at Boyd Brothers Services in Punta Gorda, we talk a little bit about how you can protect your AC unit from power fluctuations and ultimately needing air conditioning repair! Keep reading to learn more or contact us today to schedule your HVAC services.


Depending on where you live, your AC unit may be the most important part of your entire home. Maybe not if you live in a colder region like Alaska or Minnesota, but if you live in Arizona, Texas, New Mexico, or right here in Punta Gorda, Florida, your air conditioning system is a blessing. It can consistently be over 100 degrees here in Punta Gorda — and certainly in those other places as well.

Your AC unit keeps your home cool, comfortable, and rejuvenating. You’ll want to do everything you can to prevent your air conditioning from going down this summer. That’s why in today’s blog here at Boyd Brothers Services, we are going to go over five signs that you need air conditioning repair or maintenance.

If you are concerned it might be time for air conditioning repair or are looking to upgrade your old AC unit altogether, then contact us here at Boyd Brothers Services in Punta Gorda today!