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July 7, 2022

Which AC Wattage Is Truly Best for Your Home’s AC Unit?

Your HVAC system is by far the biggest consumer of energy in your home. It’s also essential to get you through the sweltering Georgia summer. Just how many watts of electricity does your AC use, on average? Can you reduce that figure while still keeping your home comfortable? Here’s what you need to know about AC wattage. AC Kilowatt Hours A 2,000-square-foot home needs about 3.5 tons of cooling per hour. The average AC uses one kilowatt hour, or 1,000 watts […]
June 23, 2022

Learn How Best to Conserve AC Energy During the Summer

Steps to conserve AC energy this summer can pay off — literally. Changes you can make to your home and your cooling habits can produce meaningful savings on monthly bills as well as reduce wear and tear on air-conditioning components. Make 2022 the summer you beat the indoor heat — and the increasing cost of keeping cool — by taking these steps to conserve AC energy.   Heat wants in. Heat energy naturally migrates from a hot zone into a cooler […]
June 9, 2022

These Climate Friendly AC Units Are Tops in HVAC Equipment

The average HVAC system consumes far more energy than any other appliance in your home. Therefore, if you’re looking to reduce your carbon footprint, heating and cooling is the first place to start. How can you reduce energy usage without sacrificing comfort? Here’s what to look for in a climate friendly AC unit. Environmentally friendly refrigerant. Some refrigerants have a major negative impact on the environment. The most egregious, R-22, was phased out a few years ago, but certain older […]
May 5, 2022

Do You Know How the Fan Brand You Choose Affects Cooling?

  Another hot, Georgia summer is on its way. Meanwhile, energy costs are climbing. If you’re looking to save while simultaneously reducing your carbon footprint and staying cool, you’ll want to invest in a fan. Which fan brand will best meet your needs? Here are a few of our favorite fan brands on the market today. Lasko Oscillating Tower Fan. Of good quality and reasonably priced, this oscillating fan comes with a remote and a timer for easy control over how and when […]