heating systems

August 29, 2017

Boiler Problems: Most Common

Boilers have a reputation as durable and reliable heating systems, but problems can still develop that require the attention of a knowledgeable HVAC professional. Here are the symptoms of some common boiler problems you might encounter: Kettling If your boiler starts to make rumbling and popping sounds similar to a boiling tea kettle, it’s a warning sign of mineral scale and sediment buildup inside the heat exchanger. The accumulation can erode heating efficiency and put extra strain on the unit […]
November 22, 2016

Home Heating Systems: Pros and Cons

While Peachtree City’s warm climate means heating doesn’t hold quite the same priority as in colder regions, you still need something to keep you warm in cooler weather. There are several home heating systems that work well in our area, but each has its pros and cons. Heat Pumps These are among the most energy efficient heating systems for mild climates, so they’re perfectly suited to our area. Their efficiency comes from the fact that they move heat instead of […]
March 13, 2014

How to Protect Your Family from CO Poisoning

Carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible killer. You can’t smell it, see it, or taste it. It’s a poisonous gas that comes from combustion sources such as car engines, gas generators, furnaces, grills, fireplaces, wood stoves, and gas or kerosene space heaters. Every year, carbon monoxide accidentally kills about 150 people in the United States. Many more people suffer CO poisoning due to faulty furnaces and appliances. Symptoms of CO poisoning include headaches, nausea, difficulty breathing, dizziness, drowsiness and becoming light-headed. […]