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May 28, 2015

Ways to Conserve Energy in Your Peachtree City Home This Summer

Are you tired of paying high energy bills to keep your home cool this summer? If so, now’s the time to plan and implement some energy-saving strategies. Try these easy and effective suggestions to conserve energy without sacrificing comfort. Use Ventilation and Fans Turn on your ceiling fans with the blades spinning counter-clockwise and you can comfortably increase the A/C temperature setting by a few degrees to save energy. During milder weather, leave the fans running but shut off the A/C […]
May 26, 2015

7 Air Conditioner Maintenance Steps a Homeowner Can Handle

You often hear about the need to have a professional maintain your air conditioner. However, did you know that homeowners can handle many parts of air conditioner maintenance? Follow these seven steps to help your A/C last longer and perform better between visits from a professional contractor. DIY Air Conditioner Maintenance Replace the air filter – Check the filter monthly and change or clean it according to the manufacturer’s instructions. You can save 5 to 15 percent performing this simple […]
May 21, 2015

Telltale Signs Your Ducts Are Due for Cleaning

If you’re like many homeowners, you may be wondering if you should schedule your HVAC tech for a duct cleaning. It depends on a number of factors from home to home, including HVAC usage and care and the types and amounts of contaminants in the home. If you’ve never had your air ducts cleaned or it’s been several years since, it’s probably worth your time to have the ductwork inspected. Keep reading to see if any of the common telltale signs of contaminated […]
May 19, 2015

3 Home Ventilation Options to Cool Your Peachtree City Home

When you think of ways to keep your Peachtree City home cool, your thoughts probably go immediately to air conditioning. It’s certainly effective, but it’s not the most energy efficient way to keep the interior comfortable. On mild spring days and summer nights in Georgia, you can use home ventilation to cool off. Here are three options. Natural Ventilation On cool spring days, staying comfortable is often as simple as opening the windows and doors to let in a breeze. […]