Now that summer is winding down, you can celebrate lower electricity bills thanks to lower temperatures. If your energy usage seems high or you want to reduce your energy usage regardless, here’s a few tips to consider: Change air filters Keep your HVAC system running efficiently by changing your air filters regularly. Dirty filters block […]
3 Factors to Consider When Replacing Your AC Age: Unlike fine wine, AC systems do not get better with age. A current, high-efficiency AC system uses between 20 and 40% less energy to generate the same level of cooling as a system that is 10 years old. If your system was installed prior to January […]
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the typical lifespan of an air conditioning unit is approximately 15 to 20 years. Of course, a number of factors are involved, including usage, preventative maintenance, and quality repairs. The top 4 maintenance items: Changing filter regularly (every 1-3 months) Getting regular tune-ups/maintenance Removing debris (i.e., leaves, dirt) […]
Ceiling fans are an energy-efficient way to spot cool a specific room or area in your house. You may be surprised to learn that a ceiling fan does not actually cool the air, but because it improves air circulation and creates a breeze, you experience it as a wind chill/evaporative effect. In fact, most people […]
If you’ve recently heard a lot about smart thermostats, such as Nest or Ecobee, you’re not alone. These devices are becoming more and more commonplace in residential dwellings. Industry experts predict that worldwide shipments of smart thermostats are expected to grow from 926,000 annually in 2014 to 9.2 million by 2023. These devices give you […]
Here’s a guide to what you can expect with your heat pump this winter. 1. During the cooling season, your heat pump operates like a conventional air conditioning system, i.e., the cool air blowing inside of your home. For example, if your home is 80°F inside, the air coming out of your registers should be […]
One of the first questions potential HVAC owners want to know when they call our company is How much does an HVAC system cost? Although this is a very difficult question to answer, I will try to do my best here to explain some general pricing guidelines. The purchase of a mechanical HVAC system […]
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