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July 11, 2013

Guarding Against Thermal Heat Gain in Your Peachtree City Home

Air conditioning cools your home by removing heat from the indoor air. In order to minimize your energy bills, you’ll want to limit the amount of heat that your A/C has to remove. There are a number of sources of thermal heat gain and a number of steps to take to lessen them. The number one source of thermal heat gain is sunlight. When it strikes your home’s roof, walls and windows, a portion of its energy is absorbed as […]
July 9, 2013

Vacationing? Tend to Your Home Safety and Security Before You Take Off

The nice weather and break from schooling make summer a good time for extended vacations for many people. If you’re going to leave home for an extended period this summer, it’s best to take some steps to reduce energy use and protect your home safety and security. Mishaps with the wiring, plumbing or appliances can lead to more damage if you’re not around to respond to them. Additionally, unoccupied homes can make an easy target for burglars. To conserve energy […]
July 4, 2013

Ductless Mini Split Maintenance — Out of Sight, But Not Out of Mind

Ductless mini split systems can offer significant advantages in energy efficiency and comfort over traditional forced-air systems. However, reaping those benefits over the average 12- to 15-year lifespan of those systems requires that they be maintained regularly throughout that lifespan. Ductless mini split maintenance should be performed at least once a year by a qualified HVAC technician to ensure maximum system efficiency and reliability. Ductless mini split maintenance tasks that you can expect your HVAC professional to perform during an […]
July 2, 2013

If A/C Replacement Is a Must This Summer, Start Doing Your Research Now

You may be considering an A/C replacement if your current air conditioner has been malfunctioning or not keeping your home as cool as it used to. Of you may just want to switch out an old A/C for one that will save on your monthly energy bills while delivering superior cooling. If you’re considering an A/C replacement, make sure you begin the research process early. You don’t want to be stuck with an inferior or balky air conditioner just when […]