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November 26, 2013

You’ve Scheduled Your Fall Furnace Tune-up? What to Expect

There’s nothing like a fall furnace tune-up to lower your Peachtree City area home’s energy bills while maintaining a high level of comfort this winter. While tune-up points vary among contractors, a reputable company will ensure that these essential tasks are included in your inspection: Clean and inspect the blower assembly, heat exchanger and other essential components to ensure they’re free of damage and in good working order. Measure the voltage and current on the motor and the gas pressure […]
November 21, 2013

If a New Furnace Is in Your Future, Learn More About Sizing

If you plan on purchasing a new furnace soon, you’ll want to be sure and get the right size for your home. If you are replacing an older furnace, you should avoid simply replacing it with one that has the same BTU rating. Newer furnaces are much more energy-efficient, so your home may require a smaller unit to deliver equal or better results. Plus, your home likely has had improvements in insulation and air sealing over the years, so it’s […]
November 19, 2013

A Ventilation System to Freshen the Air: Choose One That Offers These Benefits

To freshen the air in your Peachtree City area home, you should consider a mechanical ventilation system. A whole-house ventilation system offers an excellent way to maintain optimum indoor air quality all year round. There are four main types of mechanical ventilation systems available for installation in your Georgia home – exhaust, supply, balanced and energy recovery. Exhaust Ventilation This mechanical system is best used in homes with an open floor plan, where depressurization doesn’t pose a safety, health or structural […]
November 14, 2013

UV Lights: Here’s What They Can Do to Improve IAQ

One of the big, regular threats to your indoor air quality is the incidence of micro-organisms – mold spores, bacteria, fungal growth, etc. – in the air that circulates through your home. These disease-causing organisms often thrive in hard-to-access places, including inside your air conditioning system itself, and can be difficult to stamp out. Installing UV lights to handle this threat makes sense for a lot of homeowners. Ultraviolet (UV) light in extremely harmful to life on the micro-organism level, […]