When living in a hot climate, the last thing you want is for your air conditioner to completely fail when temperatures are high. Luckily, an A/C system typically shows signs of problems before it ceases working all together As a homeowner, paying attention to your air conditioner and how it is running can give your the chance to have your A/C repaired instead of having to face a steep bill to replace your air conditioner. [Read More]
Two Things (Other Than Energy) Your HVAC System Can Help You Save
You've heard it before—a new HVAC system could save you hundreds of dollars each month. While that's true, replacing, repairing, or servicing your HVAC system could help you save on two other things. Curious? Read on to find out what they are. Water Air conditioners work by pulling the warm air from your home, running it over coolant, and pumping the cold air back in. During the process, the units produce a lot of water from condensation—up to 5 gallons or more. [Read More]
How Important Is A Thermostat To Furnace Efficiency
A furnace is one of the key components of a heating system, but buying a highly efficient furnace should not be your only focus. You should also look at your thermostat. The type of thermostat you use and how you use it can affect how much money you are able to save on heating your home. Types of Thermostats There are at least three types of furnaces that you need to know about: [Read More]
How Do You Know If You Need A New Gas Furnace?
Your gas furnace is an appliance you can't be without, especially when temperatures drop in the winter months. However, if you're having problems with your furnace, it can be tough to determine whether you should invest in a new model or simply continue to have repairs done. The following clues should help you figure out whether it's time to start shopping for a new gas furnace. Your Gas Furnace is Too Old [Read More]