annual maintenance

December 13, 2012

Optimizing Your Heat Pump’s Performance

In our region, heat pumps are an energy efficient way to heat and cool homes, but like anything mechanical, they require annual maintenance from an HVAC professional and routine maintenance by homeowners. You’ll get more from your heat pump this winter by tackling these tasks: Check the air filter for the air handler monthly. It may not need changing or cleaning, but with routine checking, you’ll be assured that the dust load won’t impede the heat pump’s performance. Anytime insufficient […]
April 21, 2015

A/C Replacement: Comparing First Time and Lifetime Costs

Which is more important in pricing an A/C replacement: first time costs or lifetime costs? The answer is both. Many homeowners make the mistake of only considering first time costs when purchasing a new air conditioner. That decision can end up costing them a lot of money in the long run. Differences Between First Time and Lifetime Costs First time costs refers to all the costs involved with purchasing and installing the air conditioner. This can include the cost of […]
April 28, 2015

Easy Ways to Test Carbon Monoxide Detectors in Your Peachtree City Home

When was the last time you tested your carbon monoxide detectors? If you are like many homeowners, the answer may be never. You need to make it a habit to check these detectors regularly. It just may save your life. The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Carbon monoxide, commonly abbreviated as CO, is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas that is toxic. This gas gets into the home from fuel-burning appliances that aren’t working properly or not vented correctly. When CO levels […]