Peachtree

September 8, 2011

Get Ventilation And Energy Savings With Solar Attic Fans

When heat and moisture accumulate inside the attic of your home, the result can be a variety of problems. Warmth and dampness encourage the growth of mold and mildew, which can damage the roof and walls of your attic and destroy insulation. Mold spores can move from your attic down into your home. Heat can also seep down into your home causing your air conditioner to work harder. The solution is increasing the ventilation by increasing airflow and, in the […]
September 6, 2011

No Ducts, No A/C, No Problem; Try Zoning Systems

Zoning systems allow you to control the temperature in various areas of your home, providing you with an energy saving method while keeping everyone in your house comfortable. The temperature on your thermostat is read ‘at’ the thermostat, which means that may not be the true temperature in other areas of your house. Basements may be cooler than the main floor and second floor rooms may be hotter, because heat rises. This can waste energy and leave areas that are […]
September 1, 2011

Is Heat Pump Air Conditioning Right For You? Here’s How To Know

In a moderate climate like that experienced in Peachtree City and other communities in proximity to Atlanta, Ga., you may want to consider installing a heat pump air conditioning system as an alternative to traditional furnaces and air conditioners.  Heat pumps offer an energy-efficient, environmentally friendly option that can help consumers save on utilities. Heat pumps use electricity to move heat rather than generate heat and, thus, can dispense up to 4 times the amount of energy they consume.  There are four types […]
August 30, 2011

Moisture A Problem? Dehumidifiers Can Help

Has the moisture in your Peachtree City home been getting the best of you recently? If you were to complete this Homeowner’s Questionnaire would you respond by saying that your indoor air quality is bad because of moisture? If so, you might benefit from installing a dehumidifier. The following blog presents an overview of dehumidifiers, including how to know when you need a dehumidifier, the benefits of dehumidifiers, and how dehumidifiers work. You Know You Need a Dehumidifier When… The floors […]