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August 22, 2019

The Importance of Attic Fan Maintenance

An electric attic fan can be an excellent alternative to your air conditioner. It can cool down your living space whenever the outdoor air is cooler than your home’s air. You can also use an attic fan to get rid of the heat that tends to build up in the attic during the summer. While the fan will help you reduce your air conditioning costs, it will need maintenance just like everything mechanical to prevent problems and prolong its life. […]
August 20, 2019

Homeowner’s Guide to the SEER Rating

The SEER rating of central air conditioners and heat pumps indicates how efficiently the appliance runs. SEER stands for seasonal energy efficiency ratio. It’s expressed as a number that starts at 1 and can go as high as 30 or more. Higher SEER ratings indicate greater efficiency. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sets energy efficiency standards that the manufacturers have to meet. The minimum efficiency rating for southern states currently stands at 14 for both heat pumps and air conditioners. […]
August 15, 2019

The Best for Your Home: HVAC Options for Old Houses

Heating and cooling your older home may present some challenges. Perhaps the HVAC system is ancient, and you’d like a more efficient, more modern way of conditioning the air than a fire place and an attic fan or evaporative cooler. Here are some HVAC options for old houses. Got Ductwork? If you have old ductwork, then you may be able to upgrade it and make sure it’s well sealed and can handle a new central air and heating system. Older ductwork […]
August 13, 2019

The More You Know: Common AC Repair Costs

Few things are worse than having your AC break down in the middle of a hot, Georgia summer – though if there is something worse, it would have to be the bill for the repairs. It’s important to have an idea of how much you can expect to pay, so you can budget for it and avoid being caught off guard. Here’s a brief guide to AC repair cost factors. Average Costs In Peachtree City, you can expect repairs to […]