cooling system

August 21, 2012

Airflow And Refrigerant Charge: Has Your System Been Set Up For Optimal Efficiency?

Whether you have an air conditioner or a heat pump, airflow and refrigerant charge require regular maintenance in order for your system to deliver optimal home comfort at maximum energy efficiency. Basics of heat exchange For cooling, HVAC systems remove heat from your home until the thermostat set point is reached. Unhindered airflow and correct refrigerant charge are needed for this process to go smoothly. The natural properties of refrigerant allow it to extract heat from your home at the […]
June 7, 2012

6 Problems That Can Cripple Your Air Conditioner

There are a number of things that can cause your air conditioner to work improperly, creating higher energy bills and causing damage to the unit. In order to keep your system working correctly, it is a good idea to inspect the AC unit regularly and correct any problems that may be occurring. Here are six problems that can cripple your air conditioner: Drainage issues — A clogged drain in the A/C unit can create problems with the unit cooling properly. The […]
May 15, 2012

Sealing Your Ducts Is An Ideal Means Of Boosting Energy Efficiency

The average home loses 20 percent of its cooled and heated air through leaks, holes and poor connections in its ducts, according to the federal Energy Star program. That’s a lot of wasted energy, not to mention a lot of wasted money on energy bills. Sealing your ducts can pay for itself over time through lower cooling and heating costs. If you have high cooling and heating bills, rooms that just don’t cool down or warm up as well as […]
April 12, 2012

Ductwork Design: Ensure Optimal Results With 5 Tips

In beautiful Peachtree City and surrounding areas, we experience a variety of beautiful weather all year long. The seasons may change, but one thing that should not change for home comfort is the efficiency of your ductwork system. Ductwork should be built to last season after season, year after year. To ensure your family’s home comfort and energy efficiency, implement these five tips. Sizing Ductwork Correct duct sizing is important for both the performance of your heating and cooling systems, […]