This past month, the one-millionth visitor visited the AC & Heating Connect website. In 2013, North Americans began looking to our site to find useful information regarding air conditioning and heating equipment for homes and businesses. This milestone reminds us how helpful a resource like ours can be to help explain confusing HVAC terms,
The heat and humidity from summer are rapidly approaching. Now is the time to make sure your air conditioning system is fully functioning.
If your air conditioning unit happens to fail, it is important to do your research before deciding on a new one.
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Based on many user comments and questions we’ve received on AC & Heating Connect over the past two years, we noticed a lot of confusion about what “comfort” really means to homeowners. It seems like many people are not aware of the comfort advantages available in 16 SEER or greater systems with capacity modulation.
Unlike vowing to eat better or lose weight, resolving to make your home more energy efficient is an easy commitment. You’ll not only save money, but also feel more comfortable at home throughout the year.
1) Resolve to invest in an HVAC home energy audit – A home audit will assess how much energy your home consumes and provide suggestions for making it more energy efficient.
There are inherent benefits to cooling the whole house including better air circulation, filtration and the elimination of cold or hot spots. However, there are times when cooling the upstairs bedrooms don’t make sense if no one is sleeping in them.
Just about every basic central air conditioner on the market will produce cold air throughout your home if it’s installed and sized correctly. However, there are some features of high efficiency systems that are often worth the additional price when you take more than just the initial purchase cost into consideration.
Saving money by saving energy doesn’t have to be difficult. Over the course of time, these savings can really add up. Consider the following five tips to help save you money and keep you comfortable.
- Use a programmable thermostat – One of the easiest ways to waste money is heating or cooling your home when no one is there.
A system or an assembly comprised of certain system components which are designed for the control of air temperature, relative humidity and air flow in a living or working space.
Air Cooled System
A type of air conditioning system that uses air as a condensing medium and R-22 or R-410A as a refrigerant.