Sarah Taylor

About Sarah Taylor

Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions, Homeowner Communications Sarah has worked in the HVAC industry for more than 18 years. During this time, she has provided insight to homeowners which will ultimately allow them to make the best decisions for their HVAC needs.

A Cool Million: Reflecting on a Milestone and Looking to the Future


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,

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Comfort of Home

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. 

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Five Home Energy Efficiency Resolutions Easier to Keep Than Losing Weight

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.

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HVAC Glossary of Terms

Air Conditioner

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. 

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