October 2, 2012

Winterize Your Home, And Enjoy The Payoff

Preparing your home for winter ensures that you stay warm and comfortable no matter how low the temperatures fall. The time and effort that you spend to winterize your home can pay huge dividends, as far as conserving energy and reducing your utility bills, once the temperature begins dropping. Here are a few important tasks that you can perform to winterize your home and prepare it to withstand cold days and nights: Have a professional HVAC (heating, ventilation and air […]
November 13, 2018

Money Saving Tips for Colder Months

Keeping your home warm during the winter season can be a costly endeavor, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Saving money is easy to do once you know where to concentrate your efforts. We suggest that you start with these quick tips:   Call an HVAC Technician   If you haven’t had your heating system checked in the past year, now’s the perfect time. A qualified technician will ensure optimal performance and efficiency, in addition to prolonging the […]
March 12, 2019

How Does Color Affect Temperature?

For centuries, people have equated colors with temperature effects. Darker colors represent the cooler months when we need to supplement home heat. Light colors reflect heat and are the colors of spring and summer when heat reflection and dissipation is desirable. Colors and Degree Days Over the last five years, the Peachtree City area has needed more home heating than cooling by about one-third. The Weather Service collects temperature highs and lows, along with degree days. They use equipment to […]
March 19, 2019

How Furniture Can Affect Your HVAC

Technology has advanced to the point where energy efficient furniture does exist. It can store and release energy to charge batteries, run lights, or provide the same HVAC effects your furnace or A/C does. While it’s not ready for the market yet, it shows that furniture is, and will continue to be, a part of the home that can contribute to your comfort. Comfort and Heat Some products used in homes offer more comfort than others, especially with regard to […]