heating and cooling systems

June 26, 2014

An HVAC System Retrofit Could Be What Your Home Needs

Just as you can have parts of your vehicle replaced with original equipment or remanufactured parts to save the expense of replacing it entirely, you can also see if an HVAC system retrofit might be more advantageous than replacing your entire system. Some parts of heating and cooling systems can be replaced to prolong the lifetime of the system or update it for better performance. Refrigerant In 2010, manufacturers could not use R-22 as a refrigerant any longer. R-22 is being […]
January 7, 2014

Three HVAC Contractor Practices to Avoid

Most homeowners understand the value of a regular professional service regime for their HVAC installation, and it’s a given that preventative maintenance pays eventual dividends. That said, with our record highs above 100 degrees here in Georgia, and the record low set below zero, it’s easy to envision cases where system failure could constitute an emergency. If the company you call is unscrupulous, that necessity could put you at risk from scams. Knowing the “red flags” is important, and these […]
December 19, 2013

The Bottom Line on Energy-Efficiency Upgrades: They Might Help You Sell Your Home

Monthly energy savings aren’t the only bonus of pursuing energy-efficiency upgrades in your Georgia home. The words “green” and “eco-friendly” have begun to appear in real-estate ads, enticing homebuyers  focused on long-term energy savings once they move in. The right energy-efficient modifications can improve your home’s resale value, and make it a more attractive option for future homebuyers. The key is to invest in energy-efficiency upgrades and replacements buyers are most interested in. Professional Energy Audit. Before you start deciding […]
December 13, 2011

Why Schedule A Thorough Duct Cleaning? Because What’s In There Winds Up In Your Air

Poor indoor air quality can pose a number of health risks, including aggravating allergy and asthma symptoms. If you are looking for ways to improve the quality of the air inside your home to minimize these risks, one step you may want to consider is professional duct cleaning. Over time, certain contaminants can build up inside your home’s ductwork. These contaminants can then be distributed throughout your living spaces when you operate your heating or cooling system. By hiring a […]