airflow

December 3, 2020

What Vent Types Will Best Serve Your Home’s HVAC System?

While all vents in your house move air, vent types differ according to function and location. The HVAC system in a typical residence moves more than 1,500 cubic feet of air per minute. This airflow passes through a variety of vent types as air volume is continuously circulated throughout the house and then back to the furnace or air conditioner. Here’s how to tell the difference between the various vent types in your home: Supply Vents These are vent types that deliver […]
June 23, 2020

Do You Know Which Rooms in Your House Will Be the Coolest?

Spring and summer in the Fayette County area can get uncomfortably hot and humid, so it’s important to make sure your home provides you with a cool and comfortable living environment. Which are the coolest rooms in homes during this time of year? While you should aim for an even distribution of cool air throughout your home, you might find that certain areas are easier to keep cool than others. First-Floor Rooms While your home will heat up overall on […]
January 10, 2019

Know These HVAC Airflow Problems

Airflow problems with your HVAC system can leave you dealing with discomforting issues like hot or cold spots, uneven temperatures in different rooms, and/or a drop in conditioned air output from the registers. What starts out as a gradual loss of comfort can escalate into a costly equipment breakdown or failure, so it’s vital to have the problem addressed. Here’s a look at some of the most common causes or airflow issues and what to do about them: Obstructed Registers […]
September 19, 2017

Why the Right HVAC Placement is Key

You just bought a new HVAC system. Now where do you put it? In the attic or the basement? On the roof, or on the ground? You may not realize it, but the placement of your unit can impact its performance and efficiency. Here are a few tips for optimal HVAC placement: Outdoors Most modern A/Cs have both indoor and outdoor units. For HVAC placement, we’ll start with the outdoor. On a hot day, direct sunlight can heat up your […]