thermostat

April 16, 2015

How to Troubleshoot an Air Conditioner That’s Acting Up

Air conditioners have a tendency to act up right at the start of the cooling season or during extremely hot weather when they’re under more strain. The following tips can help you troubleshoot an air conditioner problem before calling in a pro. Manual Thermostat Malfunctions If your air conditioner cycles on normally but shuts off again before it properly cools your home, your manual thermostat may need a heat anticipator adjustment. Just remove the thermostat cover, locate the anticaptor level […]
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 […]
June 11, 2015

Learn About the Great Benefits of Zoned HVAC Systems

Fayette’s intense summers don’t make it easy to stay cool, and certain home designs further complicate the problem. Zoned HVAC systems can help by ensuring even, comfortable temperatures in every room. Zoning for Comfort and Savings A zoned heating and cooling system creates “zones” or parts of the house that can be cooled and heated independently from each other. To accomplish this, the system uses dampers in the ducts to direct airflow, a programmable thermostat for each zone and a […]
June 23, 2015

Reasons Why Your Peachtree City A/C Is Blowing Hot Air

When you turn on the A/C in your Peachtree City home, the last thing you want is hot air blowing from the vents. Air conditioners are complex machines, and there could be many reasons why your A/C is blowing hot air. Just like your car, they need regular service and maintenance like changing the filters and checking the drain lines.  If you want to try troubleshooting the issue before calling your HVAC contractor, here are a few places to start. […]