Is your air conditioner not as efficient as it once was? This in inevitable if you fail to service you're HVAC system. Many people wait until the problem gets severe and they call in the professionals. However, if you take care of your air conditioner, you can ensure that it remains fully operational and that you don't need to pay extensive HVAC repair bills. The key to keeping your air conditioner in top working order is to undertake the right preventative maintenance tasks.
15 March 2016
If your heater is getting pretty old, then you can expect to see your heating expenses rise in the future. You might need to spend a little more on maintenance or the efficiency might just fall a bit, but you can easily end up in a situation where a replacement is more cost-efficient than just keeping the old heater. Here are some options that you can think about when deciding whether an upgrade is the right path for you:
14 March 2016
If you have been running an inefficient furnace, you will often pay for it. Many commercial property owners just live with their higher utility bills without realizing that there are several possible ways to increase its effectiveness. You can talk with a professional, like J. P. Griffin Inc., to help you fix this problem. However, you don't need to be a construction expert or HVAC pro to perform many of the most basic maintenance tasks.
11 March 2016
If your AC hasn't been working lately, then you might have considered a replacement. However, you should check every possibility before you commit to such a significant investment. There are a lot of reasons why your AC might not be working, and some of them can be fixed with mere minutes of effort. To help you figure out whether you have a critical problem or a minor annoyance on your hands, here are some questions to consider:
10 March 2016
The central air-conditioning system is the most common way to cool a home. While there are obvious uses for central air, there are times when you can get better efficiency, and, therefore, better savings by using a mini-split system. What Is a Mini-Split AC Unit? Before you can use a mini-split system in your home, you have to know what it is. Similar to a central-air cooling system, a mini-split system will have an separate condenser unit located on the outside of your home.
10 March 2016
If your AC unit poops out during the summer, this can be a real bummer. Sometimes AC servicing cannot be done right away or parts might be on order. Your family doesn't need to suffer without the relief of air conditioning. Here are four things that your can do to stay cool while you are waiting for your air conditioning to be back in action. 1. Plan a Mini Vacation
8 March 2016
If you live in a part of the country that has hot summers, your air conditioner probably runs often in order to keep your home at an optimal temperature. Replacing an air conditioner with a new unit can cost a lot of money, so most people want to keep their a/c working properly for as long as possible. Use the following tips to make your air conditioner last longer: Schedule Regular Tune Ups
3 March 2016
If you are going to need a new air conditioning unit this summer, there are ways to prepare for this kind of an installation. The main three ways to prepare for an AC unit installation include: find the best system that suits your needs, enroll in regular maintenance programs for your unit, and consider getting a heat pump as well. Spend your time to make sure you choose the best system for your needs.
3 March 2016
Homes must be designed in a way that lets a certain amount of air escape to the outside. Known as ventilation, the process of discharging air to the outdoors and bringing fresh air inside ensures that moisture, allergens, and dangerous gases don't build up inside the home. Exhaust fans, roof vents, attic fans, and furnace exhaust systems all work together to ventilate a home. But sometimes, homes are not as well ventilated as they should be.
2 March 2016
Most homeowners know HVAC is an acronym that stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. It is, however, not uncommon for there to be a lot of terminology an HVAC technician uses that you may not understand. For example, you may have an HVAC technician recommend getting a split system for your home—the only problem being the fact that you have no idea what a split system is. In trying to decide if this is a recommendation you should consider, it helps to learn more about split systems.
2 March 2016