peachtree city

July 24, 2014

Reasons Why Your Windows Have Condensation

The excess humidity that causes window condensation not only damages sills and trim, it can result in mold and mildew growth and degrade indoor air quality. If your windows have condensation, it’s important to identify the reasons why, such as: Insufficient ventilation. Without adequate ventilation and air exchange, excess moisture from respiration, cooking, bathing and other daily activities can stay trapped inside a dwelling. Inefficient windows. High humidity in a home is more likely to cause condensation on single pane […]
July 22, 2014

Having an Energy Star HVAC System Will Make a Difference in Your Savings

If high cooling bills and air conditioning repair costs are mounting, consider an Energy Star HVAC system for your home. HVAC systems that earn this U.S. EPA’s label have proven they’re more efficient than other kinds, and given the high cooling demand in the Peachtree area, more than make up for their higher costs in long term energy savings. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that half the energy consumption in the typical home goes toward keeping it comfortable. A system […]
July 17, 2014

Does Your A/C Still Use R-22? Reasons Why an Upgrade Is in Order

If your A/C still uses R-22, you’re going to be really upset at the price of a refrigerant top off service. As the federal government has been phasing out R-22 due to the Montreal Protocol International Environmental Agreement, prices of the gas have skyrocketed and they’re only going to go higher. Currently, production of R-22 has been slashed to 25% of the established national baseline cap and next year it will be cut another 15%. To avoid paying those exorbitant […]
July 15, 2014

Is It Time to Add More Insulation to Your Attic?

Are you on the hunt for more ways to save energy in your Peachtree City home? If you’ve already air-sealed your home, basement, and attic, the next best step may be to check your attic insulation and add more insulation as needed. Your attic is often the easiest space to add more insulation to increase your home’s energy efficiency and your overall indoor comfort. Do I Already Have Enough? No matter what type of insulation is currently in your attic, a […]