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April 30, 2013

Air Conditioners and Their Most Common Problems: What to Look For

Do you suspect that the air conditioner in your Georgia home isn’t operating as well as it should? With the hot summer weather quickly approaching, you’ll want to make sure that your air conditioner is operating at its peak efficiency. A checklist of common problems can help you find the problem. If your air conditioner isn’t working correctly, the first thing you’ll want to check for is user error; be sure that everyone in your family knows how to properly […]
April 25, 2013

Ventilating Fan FAQ: Learn What Peachtree Residents Need To Know

Proper home ventilation is essential for good health, both in regard to preventing respiratory conditions and allergies, and avoiding fungus and mold growth. For these reasons, proper ventilation is not an option but a necessity, especially with the hot, humid summers that we experience in Georgia. Five frequently asked questions about proper home ventilation 1. What kinds of exhaust fans are available? A wall-mounted ventilating fan is mounted on the outside wall of your home. It draws the stale air out without any […]
April 23, 2013

Troubleshoot Your Heat Pump In 3 Steps

Increasingly in homes today, air-source heat pumps are a more energy-efficient alternative to the standard air conditioner/furnace set-up. They provide very efficient heating and cooling by using the principle of refrigeration to transfer heat extracted from the air from one place to another. The only energy used is the small amount of electricity needed to conduct the heat and circulate the resulting conditioned air in your home. But what happens if your pump stops working? Here are three ways to […]
April 18, 2013

The Forced-Air Furnace: A Look Behind The Scenes

The forced-air furnace in your Peachtree City area home is an effective and safe way to heat your home, but do you know how it actually works? Understanding the basic operation of your furnace will help you troubleshoot problems, as well as communicate with your HVAC technician in case service is required. A forced-air furnace has several main components that work together to provide heat for your home: Thermostat: When the air in your home reaches a temperature lower than the setting […]